General Information

The Children's Garden is a non-profit, charitable, parent co-operative nursery school, preschool day care and before & after school program licensed by the Ministry of Education. We are delighted to announce that we have created two satelite before and after school programs, Highview's Garden at Highview Public School and Cathedral's Garden at Cathedral Catholic School!


Director & Main Educators - Early Childhood Educators (R.E.C.E.), registered with the College of E.C.E

Integration Facilitator & Ratio Enhancement Staff -are possibly available through Renfrew County Integration Services to enhance inclusion of all children.

Ages of children

Nursery School Duty Days

Families using the nursery school program take turns approximately once per month per child to volunteer and assist the staff and the children in their particular program. Families also provide daily snacks and beverages on their duty day which is scheduled on a rotating basis. If unable to do monthly duty days, paid duty people or other parents/caregivers are available for $25.00.


Each family is reponsible for making transportation arrangements for children attending the nursery school or day care programs. Children attending before & after school are picked up or dropped off by school busses. School bus transportation must be arranged by the family with the joint transportation consortium.

Programs Offered (Monday - Friday)

Fees & Structure