Visit the links below to learn more about the programs and events that our Center is part of!

  • RUPCDC hosts GrowNJKids training.  Our Nursery Program was delighted to host a team of raters learning to evaluate early childhood environments for program quality using the ITERS-3 tool!  The team spent several hours in our Intermediates classroom seeing quality programming in implementation!
  • We're a HomeStyles School!  Families enrolled in our Centers are invited to participate in this innovative program to help their families shape their homes and lifestyles to raise happier, healthier families!
  • The Kids Cook Monday!  See our nutrition education program in action through this video clip where our children are the stars of the show as they prepare Caprese Pasta using fresh vegetables and ingredients from our very own classroom Tower Gardens!
  • RUPCDC hosts KidsFit! Teaching Training Day in partnership with the NJHKI.
  • Rutgers Launches New Jersey Health Kids Institute and we're playing a part in it!  The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation awarded Rutgers $3 million for a collaboration that brings together pediatric research efforts across the university.  Read more about it in the featured Rutgers Today article!
  • Congratulations to our Class of 2019!  We held our annual End of Year Party and PreK graduation on Saturday, June 29th and recognized our largest graduating class to date! 
  • RUPCDC will be hosting a Teaching Strategies Implementing GOLD training on Monday, August 26 and Tuesday, August 27.  Registration at NJCCIS is required.  FREE for Grow NJ Kids programs!!
  • Rutgers announces changes to University Operational Status as precautionary response to COVID-19.  In accordance with University directives, RUPCDC preschools will be closed indefinitely beginning Friday, March 13.
  • RUPCDC preschools will be REOPENING ON AUGUST 3!