Mile Square Early Learning Center
Established Since 1979                                                                                      Early Childhood Programs For Children Of Hoboken

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    Special thank you to Demarest Family Volunteers for NEW IPADS!!!

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    Multicultural Feast

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    Donating Potatoes to the Hoboken Shelter for Thanksgiving

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    Coin Challenge

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    Running in the Park

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    Fun in the Park

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    Pumpking Picking Trip

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    Week of Respect

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    Rue Pre-K4 Program

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    St. Francis Early Childhood Program

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    Rue Early Childhood Program

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    Rue Early Childhood Program

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    Demarest Pretend Play

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    Rue Aftercare Program

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    Rue Infant and Toddler Program

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    Wallace Early Childhood Program

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    Rue Infant and Toddler Program






Mile Square Early Learning Center would like to give a huge THANK YOU to every person who donated to each site and online! The following is a list of all donations collected so far for each site:

Demarest Site: $3178.00

St. Francis Site: $1533.00

Rue Site: $575.00

Brandt Site: $460.00

Wallace Site: $205.00

This year our students and staff will be donating towards a cure for  Leukemia & Lymphoma as part of the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society as well as the Kidney & Urology Foundation of America Inc.

Classroom 101 at the Demarest site will have a Pizza Party for the most donations! All other classrooms at Demarest will have a awesome Ice Cream Party. 



The last day of school for Hoboken Public Schools is scheduled for Monday, June 25, 2018. 

The Summer Session will operate from June 27 through August 17, 2018 at the Demarest Site, 401 Garden Street. (The program will be closed on Wednesday, July 4, in observance of Independence Day.) 

Click here for more information about hours and pricing available.




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. 



Summer Program has started!

Week of July 2  - Theme: Wide World of Sports! 

Closed July 4 in observance of Independence Day

Week of July 9 -  Theme: Splish & Splash

Week of July 16 - Theme: Imaginarium (Inventor's Workshop)

Week of July 23 - Theme: An Ocean of an Own

Week of July 30 -  Creativitiology/Creative Expressions

Week of August 6 - Theme: Out in the Wilderness

Week of August 13 - Theme: Hawaiian Hullabaloo

August 17 - Last day of Summer Program!

Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays will be SPRINKLER DAYS, weather permitting, unless otherwise specified. Please provide your child with a towel, extra set of clothes, and appropriate footwear (water shoes).  

 (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.)  

Flu Shots

The influenza vaccine must be received between September 1 and December 31 of each school year. Failure to do so will result in your child being excluded from attending Preschool on January 3, 2018 and will not be permitted into school until proof of the vaccination is submitted. 

Religious exemptions from vaccination must be submitted on a letter signed and dated by the parent and must SPECIFICALLY state that it conflicts with their religious beliefs.

Medical exemptions from vaccination must be written and signed by a DOCTOR with clear and specific reasons for withholding the vaccination. 

As always, if your have any questions or concerns please call or visit your preschool provider Family Advocate. You may also reach out to the ECE Nurse, Mrs. Meier at the following number, 201-356-3757.

(Printable copies of the Flu Shot forms can be found in the"forms" tab and then click on "Flu Shot Form" for a copy or click here)

For You

Monthly Parent Workshop Presents:

"Literacy: Fun and Education Activities for Parents and Children"


Location: Rue/Hopes Site

Presenter: Natalia Avendano, Lisa Montoya & Katherine Ruiz, Education Supervisors

Please RSVP to Diane Milne at or Veronica Marrero at

*Childcare available for children ages 3 & up*



***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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