601 N. Parham Road Richmond, Va 23229   804.741.4118
Canterbury News

Welcome to what promises to be an awesome new school year at Canterbury Community Nursery School!  We are incredibly excited about our 36th year of Educating children in a creative, supportive, and nurturing environment in partnership with family and community. It promises to be a year filled with even more opportunities for all of our students as we consistently strive to find ways to improve our programs.  As we begin this new year, we pledge to you . . . our students and parents . . . that this will be a wonderful year of engaging, meaningful, and creative play, along with extra opportunities through a plethora of extracurricular enrichment sessions and activities!


You should have already received your child’s teacher packet. This packet will provide you with all the information you will need to start the new school year. Our staff of highly qualified professional educators and support personnel is committed to providing our students many opportunities to grow in all aspects of their development. Specifically, we will help them to develop: a positive self-image, personal autonomy and independence, fine motor and gross motor skills, higher-level thinking skill and much more.   We pledge that this will be our focus daily, and we invite and encourage you to work in partnership with us to seize these opportunities in all facets of CCNS --- Volunteer during Open time, Development committee, Special speakers, Circle time reader and much more.


We look forward to a very positive and productive year together!  We extend a special, yearlong invitation to our parents to join us at school activities and events.  We value your involvement and support in your child’s Development!  it is key to the success of your students and Canterbury.


Please also know that we highly value communication between home and school at Canterbury.  It is vital and plays an integral role in each student’s success.  Please do not hesitate to contact us if/when the need arises.  We will do likewise. 


Again, we welcome you to Canterbury and to our wonderful little community . . . a place alive with much energy . . . enthusiasm . . . and a high standard of excellence!  Here’s to a FABULOUS new school year! 

Warm wishes,

Mia K. White

Executive Director

Canterbury Community Nursery School

(804) 741-4118


Copyright 2012 by Canterbury Nursery School   |  Sitemap  |     |  Website design by Red Barn Software