About Us

Over 40 Years of

High Quality Early Education!

New Beginnings Learning Center is a mission of the Fellowship United Methodist Church in Haddon Heights, NJ. Large, clean, well equipped, sunny rooms are designed to encourage creativity and learning. A fenced in outdoor playground provides space for children to run, jump, climb and play! We provide a positive atmosphere where children build confidence and self esteem.

Our Curriculum is play based, fosters the creative process in children and includes a variety of experience in the areas of each child's interests and abilities. Our developmentally appropriate program provides for all aspects of a child's growth ~ spiritual, emotional, intellectual, physical, and social.

Our Facility is located in the Fellowship United Methodist Church of Haddon Heights. We have bright, cheerful, clean, air conditioned, well equipped classrooms. Our building is protected by a security system that includes 24/7/365 surveillance cameras and alarm system.

Parents have the opportunity to be involved with their child's school through class field trips, activities, and parties. A newsletter is published monthly containing school and classroom information, as well as helpful tips for parents.

Personnel: Our teachers are educated and experienced in Early Childhood Education. All staff members meet or exceed the standards of the State of NJ and are qualified by their personal philosophy and aptitude to teach young children. NBLC staff members are members of NAEYC and participate in the training offered by this organization and others to keep current on trends and research in the education of young children. Staff is 1st Aide and CPR trained and certified and receive ongoing emergency management training.

Affiliated with and located in The Fellowship United Methodist Church of Haddon Heights.

Weekly Bible Lessons: Children attend a weekly "Chapel Time" where Christian values are taught through stories from the Bible and songs by our own Mr. Steve! Steve Megaw is a children's Christian singer/song writer as well as the church’s Youth Minister.

State Approval: New Beginnings Learning Center is licensed by and meets/exceeds all of the requirements set by the State of NJ Division of Licensing and is subject to all Child Care Center laws and regulations.

Morning Classes: Our classes run from 9:00 to Noon.

Early Drop-off is available: You may choose to register for the option to drop off your child at 8:00 am.  Special activities and supervision will be provided by our staff during this time.

Stay & Play: Our optional afternoon program is available 5 afternoons a week from noon to 2:30 PM, for an additional fee. Children bring lunch and spend the afternoon in one of our classrooms for fun and games with our staff and playmates.  (A minimum of 6 children is required to hold these afternoon sessions.)

Our Calendar coincides with the Haddon Heights Public School District calendar. Classes start the Monday following Labor Day and end the week prior to Memorial Day.

Registration for classes is accepted on an ongoing basis as long as space is available. Enrollment is for the entire school year, September through May. Please call the school, or fill out the form on the "Contact Us" page of this website to have a registration packet mailed to you.

Visit us! Make an appointment to tour the school by calling the office at 856-547-4444.



Class Hours:

Mon - Fri: 9AM - noon

Office Hours:

Mon. -Fri.: 8:15 AM - noon

September - May