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A cooperative nursery school is one in which the parents run the school and are actively involved in their child's preschool experience.

Gates-Chili Cooperative Nursery School

Find out about our history here in Gates, the underlying philosophy of our school & a program overview.

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We believe that children learn best through "play experiences" Our curriculum emphasizes social and emotional growth, while ensuring the child's academic preparedness.


Child-First Curriculum

Class Schedule

Call us today at 585-234-1643. 3285 Buffalo Road Rochester NY 14624 us
Check out what's New at GCCNS!
Introducing our GRow with Meclass
 for 2 & 3 years olds!

Class Schedule for 2014-2015:

Three's Class: (must be 3yrs old by December 1, 2014 to enroll)
 ~ AM 9:00 - 11:30 Tuesday & Thursday(with parent helping)
    ~ PM 12:30-3:00 Tuesday & Thursday ( with parent helping)


Pre-K Class: (must be 4yrs old by December 1, 2014 to enroll)
 ~ AM 9:00 - 11:30 Monday, Wednesday, & Friday (with parent helping)
 ~ PM 12:30 - 3:00 Monday, Wednesday, & Friday (with teacher's aide)

**The School year runs from approximately mid-September through the end of May. We follow the Gates-Chili School District calendar for vacation days, superintendent days, and snow days.


We are still accepting late enrollments!
Call us today at 234-1643 to schedule a tour of our newly remodeled classrooms!