Mile Square Early Learning Center

Established Since 1979                                                   Early Childhood Service for Hoboken Residents                                          

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    Demarest Site

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    Teacher Appreciation Week - Demarest Site

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    Happy Feet Soccer Enrichment Class

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    In-Class Science Projects

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    Donating potatoes to the Hoboken Homeless Shelter

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    Week of Respect - Police Officer Visit

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    Halloween Parade

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    Field Station Dinosaur Field Trip

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    Field Day games

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    Rue Site - The Grinch Visits Rue!

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    Rue Site - Wacky Wednesday

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    Rue Site - Mentos & Soda Experiment




Preschool Summer Session Info 2019

The last day of school for Hoboken Public Schools is scheduled for Tuesday, June 18th, 2019. The Mile Square Summer Enrichment Program will begin on Monday, June 24th, 2019. 

The Summer Session will operate from June 24 through August 16, 2019 at the Demarest Site, 401 Garden Street. 

Summer Program Registration Fee = $100 one time non-refundable fee

For Week 2 Only - The week of 7/1/19 - 7/5/19 (3 day week) 

  • Morning Care (7:30 - 8:30am): $27
  • up to 6hr day (8:30 - 2:30pm): $162
  • up to 7hr day (8:30 - 3:30pm): $189
  • up to 8hr day (8:30 - 4:30pm): $216
  • up to 9hr day (8:30 - 5:30pm): $243

For all other weeks:

  • ​Morning Care (7:30 - 8:30am):  $45 per week (for weeks 1 & 3-8)
  • up to 6hr day (8:30 - 2:30pm): $270 per week (for weeks 1 & 3-8)
  • up to 7hr day (8:30 - 3:30pm): $315 per week (for weeks 1 & 3-8)
  • up to 8hr day (8:30 - 4:30pm): $360 per week (for weeks 1 & 3-8)
  • up to 9hr day (8:30 - 5:30pm): $405 per week (for weeks 1 & 3-8)

​​*No refund will be issued after Summer Program Start Date*

Please contact your child's site for more information.

Click here for Summer Registration Info and Pricing





Mile Square Early Learning Center is closed for inclement weather when the Hoboken Public Schools are closed. For school closings or delays please visit or watch on cablevision channel 12 or 612, Comcast channel 62, or listen to 1010 WINS AM radio. 



April Events and Reminders! 

Apr 1 through 5 -  Pre-K Registration @ Rue Site "Only For Prospective Students Only"

Apr 12 - 1:00pm Dismissal "No Wrap Services"

Apr 8 through 12 - "Week of the Young Child Celebration"

Apr 15 through 19 - School Closed "Spring Break Week" No Wrap Services

Apr 19 - First Day of Passover

Apr 21 - Happy Easter!

Apr 22 - Earth Day

 (To see a more detailed list of events for your child's site please go to the "about us" tab and click on "Class newsletters and reminders" to see your sites specific reminders.)  


Site Specific Updates 


Demarest Site:   

Week of the Young Child (Apr 8 - 12)

  • Monday - Pajama Day (No slippers, Decorate T-shirts)
  • Tuesday - Career Day
  • Wednesday - Twin Day/Field Day
  • Thursday - Superhero & Princess Day
  • Friday - HOP for a PAWS

Rue Site:

St Francis Site:

Brandt Site:

Wallace Site:


For You


The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society has awarded Mile Square Early Learning Center with an award for being a Top "Per Capita" fundraising school in New Jersey 2017-2018!

Our fundraising efforts helped support Blood Cancer Research and we could not of done it without our Students and their Families and our amazing Faculty!





***Amazon will donate 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to Mile Square Early Learning Center whenever you shop on AmazonSmile.***

Here’s how:

  1. Go to
  2. Log in to your regular Amazon account

  3. In the search box, type in “Hoboken Mile Square Early Learning Center” to help your child’s school.

  4. Once enrolled every time you purchase from AmazonSmile they will donate 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to the school.

**Below you will find our link**

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