Early Childhood

“Smart Little Saints” Early Childhood Learning Program

“Children are a gift.  Each one is unique and unrepeatable.”  Pope Francis


Early Childhood Learning at St. Anthony School embraces the potential in each child.  Our mission is to create a loving environment that builds confidence, develops fine motor skills, and encourages students to have fun!   We guide our children to grow in God’s image with a strong understanding of self, others, and the world around them. 


Smart Little Saints PreSchool for (fully potty trained) 2 ½ to 4 year old children offers hands-on learning centers and play areas, designed to inspire creativity and cultivate social relationships.  Our little learners are introduced to formal technology instruction and STEM, along with music, movement and art. 

Options:  *3 or 5 days per week   *Full (8:00 am – 3:00 pm) or Half Day (8:00 – 11:30 am)


Smart Little Saints PreKindergarten for (fully potty trained) 4- year-olds balances a stimulating reading and math program with learning centers, STEM, music, movement and art, all presented in a nurturing environment that allows for growth and Kindergarten readiness.

Options:  *Full (8:00 am – 3:00 pm) or Half Day (8:00 – 11:45 am)


For detailed information about our Early Childhood programs or to arrange a visit to our classrooms, please contact the school office at 973-423-1818 or