The Bradley Hills Presbyterian Church Nursery School is a preschool of excellence in Bethesda, MD providing an early childhood education which nurtures the physical, mental, emotional, spiritual, and social growth of each child according to his or her needs.

We believe young children learn best through play.  Our preschool programs incorporate stories, music, physical movement, indoor & outdoor play, as well as creative and sensory activities to foster a life-long love of learning.

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Noteworthy Notes:

The Preschooler's Guide to the Galaxy - Preschool Camp!
Bradley Bear is blasting off into outerspace this June!  Join him and his friends in our preschool camp as they rocket into space, moon walk, sing songs, play games, make crafts and most of have fun! BHPCNS is open to all potty trained children ages 3, 4, 5 and rising Kindergarteners.  Current BHPCNS students who are two years of age are welcome to attend as well, as long as they are potty trained. Three sessions of camp will be offered:  June 12-15; June 19-22; June 26-29. To register please fill out the application and return to the office.

Young 2s' Program 2017-18

BHPCNS will be offering a two-day class (Tuesday/Thursday) for children who will turn two September, October, November and December 2017.  Space is limited to 10 children.  Click here for the application.

2017-18 School Year
New Student Applications for the 2017-18 school year are still being accepted.  Click here for the application.  There is limited availability in all age programs.  Call the school for more information, 301-365-2909, or to schedule a tour.

Early Mornings with Bradley Bear
Early drop-off is now available! Students of all ages may be dropped off as early as 8:00AM.   A light, early morning snack will be provided. 

Stay and Play
This optional enrichment program is for children enrolled in our 3 and 4 year old programs.  Students may stay one, two, three afternoons or more until 2:30 p.m.  For the 2015-16 school year choose from The Artist's Corner, Wigglin' Wizards, In the Kitchen with Bradley, Where in the World is Bradley Bear?,  Fun Fridays!, and the popular Bradley Bear Dance Company.  

Lunch Bunch
Two year olds may stay at Bradley Hills for lunch!  Our youngest cubs may stay until 12:30 p.m. and eat lunch (parent provided).

Play, Grow, Learn

Bradley Hills Presbyterian Church

Nursery School

Bradley Hills Presbyterian Church Nursery School - 6601 Bradley Blvd., Bethesda MD  20817 301.365.2909 (office) - 301.469.6784 (fax) -

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