What hours are you open?

We are open all year long from 7am – 6pm.

Is this a nut free school?

Both our Monroe and Wilton locations are nut-free.

Do you follow the public school schedule?

We do not.  We follow our own.  We are closed:  New Years Day, President’s Day, Good Friday, Memorial Day, July 4th, Labor Day, Thanksgiving and the Friday after and we are close at 1PM on December 24th reopening on January 2nd.

Do you close when it snows?

We honestly make every attempt to remain open and close only if/when the road conditions make staff/families unsafe.  If we do close or delay opening we notify families via facebook, twitter, email, on WTNH and Star 99.9 before 6am.

Can we visit?

We encourage visits!

Do the teachers need to be certified?

According to the State of Connecticut, they do not.  HOWEVER, the teachers at Honey Tree are among the most qualified, educated teachers in CT.  All of our lead teachers are certified as  Head Teacher by the State of CT , have earned their CDA issued by Washington, DC or a BA/Associate Degree in Early Childhood Education.  Additionally, all staff are required to take an average of 2 hours of continuing education each month are certified in CPR/First Aid and most even have their Medication Administration certification.

Are all children required to have immunizations?

According to the State of Connecticut, unless a child has a medical or religious reason for NOT immunizing, every child is required to be immunized to attend.

Do you celebrate the holidays?

Whenever possible!  We love Holidays and sharing everyone’s heritage.  YES!

What is the ratio of children to teacher?

We abide by the State of Connecticut statue 4:1 for children under age 3 with a maximum group size of 8 and 10:1 for 3 years old and older with a maximum group size of 20.

Have another question?

Call us! We are happy to answer all of your questions!!!