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




Mile Square Early Learning Center Info 2019/2020

The following is a list of important dates, times, and activities that will help you get to know Mile Square and the Early Childhood Program:

Parent Orientation - Parent Orientation for parents of children enrolled in the 3yr old and 4yr old program program have been scheduled on the following dates and locations

  • Wallace Site (gymnasium) - Tuesday, September 3 - 5:30PM
  • Demarest Site (auditorium) - Wednesday, August 28 - 5:30PM
  • Rue Site (conference room) - Wednesday, August 28 - 5:30-6:30PM
  • St Francis Site (gymnasium) - Wednesday, August 28 - 5:00-6:00PM
  • Brandt Site (gymnasium) - Wednesday, August 30 - 5:30PM

During the orientation, you will have the opportunity to meet the Program Director and Family Advocates that will be working closely with you and your child, as well as the remainder of the administrative staff and your child's teaching team.

Meet & Greet - A children's Meet & Greet has been scheduled for Wednesday, September 4, 2019 from 9:00am to 11:00am. This is a great opportunity for you and your child to visit the assigned classrooms and become familiar with the materials and learning areas. You will also meet other classmates/parents and have informal conversations with the teachers and other parents. Parents MUST stay with their child during this event. ​​​


First Day of School - Thursday, September 5 will be the first day of school. Both the 5th and 6th will be full days of school with dismissal at 2:30pm but there will be no WRAP services.

WRAP Service Begins - Monday, September 9 will be the first day that WRAP services begin if you are enrolled. If you are interested in enrolling click here.

​Beginning Monday, August 19, the programs will be back at their regular sites. You may contact the phone numbers below for your site:

  • Rue - 201-659-6086
  • St Francis - 201-659-3012
  • Demarest - 201-659-0779
  • Wallace - 201-683-8530
  • Brandt - 201-683-8330



August Events and Reminders for Summer Session! 

August 12 - Sprinkler Day!

August 13 - Bubble Party in the Park!

August 14 - Hawaiian Scenery Art!

August 15 - Mile Square Camp Luau!!!

August 16 - Last Day of Summer Session - Summer Party


 (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:   

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!





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