YouTube Videos from WUNS Specialists

Ms. Suzy:  Visit Ms. Suzy’s Studio Ms. Becky:   Nature on the Move: Birds Ms. Becky:  Nature on the Move:  Amphibians Ms. Colleen:  Spanish (Counting to 10, ABCs), Second Spanish lesson (Color Bingo Song), Third Spanish lesson (more about colors), Fourth Spanish lesson (The Yellow Bag), Fifth Spanish lesson (Counting to 20), Spanish Lesson on Formas […]

Magic House Night for WUNS Families; February 6

On Thursday, February 6, 6 – 8 pm, The Magic House is reserved for a fun, free night of play.  Come and enjoy one of the favorite family events of the year!

Chinese New Year at Lulu’s Seafood: Thursday, January 23, 2020

WUNS families are welcome to celebrate the Chinese New Year with dinner at Lulu’s Seafood in University City on Thursday, January 23.  Lulu’s will donate 20% of their sales that night back to the Nursery School.  Please mark your calendar and attend a delicious Chinese New Year dinner with WUNS family and friends.

WUNS Community Giving Project

The Nursery School is adopting a family for the holidays.  We have chosen a family from the “100 Neediest Cases” from the St. Louis Area.  All WUNS classes and families are invited to participate and support this family.  You can click on the sign-up genius link below to see what the family needs. If you choose to […]

November 22: Special Day for Dads, Granddads, Friends

Look for more details coming from each classroom regarding our special day celebrating dads, granddads and friends.  Morning events will be at 10:45 am; afternoon events will be at 2:15 pm.

Halloween Celebrations: October 30

The regular classrooms (not morning or afternoon Bear Tracks) will be having Halloween celebrations at 10:45 am and 2:15 pm on Wednesday, October 30.  Watch for more details coming from individual classroom teachers about this event.

WUNS Art Enrichment News

This year’s Art Enrichment program will include an exciting Gallery Event.  Read all about it and how you can support the project in Ms. Suzy’s letter.

WUNS School Picture Day

Each child will have his/her picture taken by Leah Conklin Photography on Wednesday, September 25.  Within 10 days of the picture day, you will be emailed a link to a proofing gallery with instructions on how to order picture packages.  The ordering process is simple and secure. WUNS PARENT Letter 2019; LCP Fine Art Pricing Fall […]

WUNS Family Playdate: Wednesday, September 25

Our first after-school playdate is scheduled for Wednesday, September 25, from 3:15 – 5:00 pm.  Parents, caregivers and siblings are invited to play and enjoy time with new friends. A caregiver must be present for your child to stay.

Special Day for Moms, Grandmoms and Friends: May 3

We welcome mothers, grandmothers and special friends to a celebration in each of the WUNS’ classrooms on Friday, May 3.  Keep an eye out for invitations with more details about the event.

Last Day of School, May 16

Hard to believe, but the last day of the 2017 – 2018 School Year at WUNS will be Wednesday, May 16.  The popular and fabulous ice cream truck will ring-a-ding-ding for the morning and afternoon classes.  We wish everyone a lovely summer, especially our graduating Big Bears/ Sun Bears.  As Dr. Seuss reminds us:  “Oh, […]

WUNS Playdate: April 25

Read about our last playdate of the year scheduled for April 25, 3:15 – 5:00 pm, on the WUNS playground.  St. Louis Children’s Hospital will be there, helping fit children’s bicycle helmets and providing helmets for purchase.

Maya Zuck Lecture

To honor Maya Zuck, the first director of Washington University Nursery School, WUSTL’s Psychology Department offers an annual lecture and colloquium series, focusing on a topic that often includes early childhood education.  This year’s event will be Monday, April 23, at 4:00 pm, in Wilson Hall, Room 214.  The lecture is free and open to the […]

Eggs and Chicks!

Read all about an egg-citing project in the Big Bear/Sun Bear room!

2018 – 2019 Re-Enrollment Form for Current WUNS Families

The Nursery School is beginning the registration process for the 2018 – 2019 school year. Please fill out the form to let me know if your child and/or a younger sibling will be attending Washington University Nursery School next year. A deposit of one month’s tuition needs to be included to hold a space for […]

Director’s Newsletter

Enjoy the most recent edition of Director Nikki’s newsletter.

Professional Development Day and President’s Day

On Friday, February 16, and Monday, February 19, WUNS will be CLOSED as teachers receive professional development training and President’s Day is celebrated.  All classes will resume Tuesday, February 20.

Director’s Newsletter

Keep updated about happenings at WUNS with the most recent edition of Director Nikki’s newsletter.

Featured Article For Parents

This article, published by the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC), has helpful suggestions and links to resources that guide parents to support children’s learning during the holidays: Support Your Child’s Learning During the Holidays

Director’s Newsletter

Enjoy the news and updates from Director Nikki in her monthly newsletter.