Wheaton College Norton, Massachusetts
Wheaton College
Elisabeth W. Amen Nursery School


Nursery School News

  • Orlando Children's Home, South Africa

    Thank You for Clothing Donations

    Thank you for the clothing donations which were brought to children in need in Africa by Wheaton students in January.  Your generosity was greatly appreciated and graciously accepted.  View our photo gallery. More »
  • Experiential "Hands-On" Learning

    Please view our "Hands-On" Learning Gallery! More »
  • Enrolling Now for 2014-2015

    We are currently enrolling for the 2014-15 school year. Please phone or email for information about our programs, or to schedule a visit - 508-285-8220 or omalley_marie@wheatoncollege.edu More »
  • Name that Tune

    'Scotland The Brave' at the Nursery School

    Jacob Dunn, graduating senior, culminated his year-long volunteering at the Nursery School with a playground march to the traditional "Scotland the Brave"! More »
  • A Visit to the Campus Greenhouse

    We like to take advantage of all the campus has to offer. Take a look at the photo gallery of the afternoon class at the Campus Greenhouse! Jane Young gave us a terrific tour and guided our learning experience. More »
  • Green Thumbs at Work

    April is a busy time at the nursery school. Jane Young from the campus greenhouse visited and talked about how plants grow. The children planted their own Zebrinas. On Thursday morning, the children got busy with their outdoor garden; a project that will be supported by nursery school families throughout the summer. More »
  • Trying Drums

    Music with Matt

    Matt Huleatt has been involved with the nursery school as a classroom assistant during his studies at Wheaton. As a senior this year, Matt has moved on to student teaching at Taunton High School. He returned to the nursery school during his February break to share his musical talent with the children. Matt visited each class and we thoroughly enjoyed the entertainment and opportunity to experiment. Thank you to Matt! More »
  • Snow much fun

    The afternoon class enjoyed working together to make a snowman on campus! More »
  • Open House

    The Elisabeth Amen Nursery School will host four Open House opportunities for parents or guardians seeking enrollment for the 2013-14 school year. Visit us on Tues., January 15th or Wed., 16th from 9:30am to 10:30am or 1:15pm to 2:15pm. More »
  • From Vine to Table!

    After a brisk walk on campus the children at the nursery school engaged in the busy but joyful tasks of washing, pressing, straining, and cooking; followed by the tallying of their taste test results! Take a peek at our gallery photos and see how playful work can be! More »