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

Academics

Nursery School News

  • Operation Gratitude

    The children from the Elisabeth Amen Nursery School at Wheaton College are learning about sharing in a special way by sharing their Halloween candy!  Candy donations were shipped to Operation Gratitude, an organization that sends care packages filled with snacks, entertainment items and personal letters of appreciation to individually named U.S.  Service Members, their children, […] More »
  • Fall Fun

    Our full-day program, new to the Elisabeth Amen Nursery School this year, is up and running and off to a great start! The children are enjoying this magical season of fall. More »
  • Fishing Day

    The older classes finished the year with the annual Fishing Day at Peacock Pond.   Please see our Facebook Page for more fishing pictures and pictures of our year in review More »
  • Helmets are important

    Bike Day at School

    The Afternoon Classes had a terrific BIKE DAY! The children talked about biking for exercise, safety rules, and mapped the route. Thank you to our parents who transported bikes, trikes, and scooters for a day of fun at school! More »
  • Ready To Read!

    The Little Free Library

    Come and visit the Little Free Library in front of the Elisabeth Amen Nursery School at Wheaton College. The library is a project taken on by Wheaton’s Riley Heist, and it was installed by our great carpentry crew! We are happy to host the library and invite all to take a book and/or leave a book. The library project was started as a non-profit effort in 2009 and there are now many Little Free Library boxes all over the USA and other countries. For more information, please visit www.wheatoncollege.edu/nursery-school/ or https://littlefreelibrary2015.wordpress.com/ More »
  • Beach Day at School

    One of the many fun and imaginative days at school is BEACH DAY! The children shared beach stories through literature, made sand footprint pictures, had special treats, blew bubbles, built sand castles, shared their favorites memories and wrote about them with their friends. See our gallery pictures. More »
  • Thinking

    Fun at School

    Take a look at our picture gallery for the 2 Day AM Class! More »
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    Now Accepting Applications for the 2016-17 School Year

    APPLICATION 2016-2017 Applications are now available for enrollment in our half-day and full-day preschool programs! APPLICATION 2016-2017   More »
  • Enrollment for 2016-2017

    Enrollment information for the 2016-2017 school year will be posted to the site as soon as possible.  We are exploring new programming formats and will post details as soon as they are finalized.  Please feel free to email Marie O'Malley to add your name to our 2016-2017 Enrollment Email List.   We are recording contact […] More »
  • Ready To Read!

    Little Free Library

      Come and visit the Little Free Library in front of the Elisabeth Amen Nursery School at Wheaton College. The library is a project taken on by Wheaton’s Riley Heist, and it was installed by our great carpentry crew! We are happy to host the library and invite all to take a book and/or leave […] More »