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  • Parent-Run pre-school for 2.5-4 year-olds.
  • Independent Cooperative: located at Capitol Hill United Methodist Church
  • Experienced: Ms. Frances is beloved by an entire generation of former students.
  • 50-Year Established History: serving Capitol Hill families since 1960.
  • Fully Licensed by the District of Columbia.
  • Stimulating Environment: innovative field trips, music instructor, and structured play and learning.

CHCNS is a parent-run, independent cooperative.  Membership is open to all children who are between 2.5 and 4 years old during the school year they attend.  CHCNS attempts to achieve a mixed racial, cultural, and gender body of members.

CHCNS is a 501(c)(3) registered non-profit.