Kindergarten Registration for the 2017-2018 School Year

Kindergarten registration will be held at the Robert F. Drummond Administrative Offices (31 State Route 181) in Lake Hopatcong/Jefferson Township from March 13-17, 2017 from 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. (see schedule below). Your child need not be present during registration. Only those children who will be five years of age before October 1, 2017 will be eligible to enter kindergarten in September 2017.
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Jefferson Township Teen Scene

Jefferson Township Teen Scene is Coming ! Friday nights will be dull no more for middle school and freshmen students in Jefferson Township, with the inaugural event of Jefferson Township Teen Scene set to happen on March 20, with a snow date of March 27. The first event will have a Winter/Spring theme, with a DJ, video games, games and activities for prizes, and
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What Pet Should I Get?

This just in! An unpublished Dr. Seuss manuscript with full text and illustrations was discovered, and will be published on July 28, 2015! This never-ever-before-seen picture book by Dr. Seuss about making up one’s mind is the literary equivalent of buried treasure! What happens when a brother and sister visit a pet store to pick a pet? Naturally, they can’t choose just one! The
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Quality Time celebrates grand opening of new Headquarters in Oak Ridge

Quality Time, Jefferson Township’s fastest growing child care and learning center, celebrated the grand opening of their brand new, beautiful headquarters at 5633 Berkshire Valley Road in Oak Ridge earlier this month to the cheers and smiles of many of its current students, their parents and many members of the community who came out to see what all the buzz was about! In addition
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N.J. schools near top in nation in student achievement

New Jersey schools rank near the top in the nation in student achievement and chance for success, according to a study released today. The Quality Counts report from the non-profit Editorial Projects in Education, the Maryland publisher of Education Week, studies the academic, social and financial forces that are shaping school districts. In addition to state highlights, the report examines key issues facing district
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Community Helpers Week 2013

Community Helpers Week schedule: Monday – Sensei Matt (Oak Ridge Martial Arts) Tuesday – Dr. Merwin (Oak Ridge Family Dental) Wednesday – Officer Ivan (Jefferson Township Police Department) Thursday – Mrs. Longaker & (West Milford First Aid) / Ms. Melissa (Just Dance) Friday – Mrs. Skrek (The Chocolate Lab)


QT Welcomes New Staff Members

Quality Time Childcare is pleased to announce the hiring of a new head teacher, Miss Kim Smikovecus and childcare supervisor, Miss Erica Duda. Miss Kim started at Quality Time February 18th. She comes with loads of experience; including preschool director at The Learning Experience, preschool teacher at Southern Ocean Preschool and Art and Gym Teacher at The Playdate. She is an honors graduate of
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January 7th Parent Meeting Recap

Some Mommies, Miss Dorene and I spoke over coffee and cookies last night.  We discussed our recent staff changes, school safety plan, preschool student evaluations, kindergarten registration, and staff background checks. Miss Christina will be leaving Quality Time as of Friday, January 25th.  She will complete mid point evaluations before leaving and will be available to discuss any concerns regarding our pre kindergarten students. 
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Black Friday Extra Care

Are you working on Friday November 23? Do you want to take advantage of some of the Black Friday shopping deals without the kids? Signup now for extra care at Quality Time. Signup form is located on the sign in desk.


Petting farm visits Quality Time

Thank you to Miss Karen and Miss Pat for bringing their animals to us at Quality Time. We all had a blast. Click here to see the full gallery.