Division of Early Childhood Education








Mission Statement 
In partnership with the parents and the community, our mission is to provide a high quality preschool education for all children in the City of Passaic, creating a program which provides experiences that are developmentally appropriate, inclusive, diversified, multi-cultural and enriching to instill a love of learning.

Vision Statement 
Passaic Public Schools seek to be a community where:

  • All members of the community come together in a supportive alliance to educate, inspire and encourage students.
  • There are high expectations for all students and staff.
  • All students grow to fulfill their full potential, to value lifelong learning, and develop confidence.
  • Each student develops into a contributing, responsible citizen.
  • Learning is challenging and purposeful.
  • Teaching and learning occur in a safe, drug-free and positive environment.
  • Students are prepared for success in school, the world of work and their personal lives in an ever-changing world.