• Welcome!

    Welcome to the Little Footprints Learning Center in Basking Ridge, New Jersey

    Little Footprints Learning Center is a ministry of Millington Baptist Church in Basking Ridge, New Jersey. We offer a safe, nurturing preschool for 2 ½ to 5 year old children. We strive to provide a quality education in a loving Christian environment and invite you to browse our website to learn more about our program. If you have any questions or wish to have a tour of our facility, feel free to contact us.

    • Our Mission

      Little Footprints Learning Center, as a ministry of MBC, exists to nurture a love for learning in the children; Learn More >

    • Our Core Values

      We are committed to help all children reach their potential by teaching a strong, academic curriculum. Learn More >

    • Our Philosophy

      Little Footprints Learning Center is based on the belief that all children are a gift from God with unique God-given talents. Learn More >

    • Morning Classes

      We offer a variety of programs to enable you to choose the schedule that best meets your child’s needs. Learn More >

    • My son is 5 and has attended Little Footprints since he was 2 1/2. I cannot say enough about this wonderful school!

      Mitchell's Mom
    • LFLC is more than just a pre-school, it is a family. When I leave my son there, I know he is being cared for by a staff that genuinely love him and only want the best for him.

      Joshua’s Mom
    • What I love about LFLC is that it feels like a family. I feel comfortable leaving my child there. The teachers and staff are so warm and inviting.

      Marcus & Mia’s Mom
    • Both of my boys went to LFLC and had a wonderful experience there. They were given plenty of nurturing as well as a great start with their education.

      Tim & Ben’s Mom
    • As a mom in her fourth year with Little Footprints, my children have treasured their experiences with their teachers and friends. The atmosphere is loving, nurturing and full of learning.

      Adam & Kerra’s Mom
    • I cannot begin to say enough good things about Little Footprints Learning Center. This school has been an enormous blessing to our family. The staff and teachers are fantastic.

      Joel’s mom
  • Meet Our Staff

    With education and experience in early childhood care
    • Peggy Clabough
      Director

      Peggy joined Little Footprints as Director in February 2003. She is a graduate of Meredith College with a BA in Religion and Early Childhood Education. She holds a master’s degree in Elementary Education from the University of North Carolina in Greensboro. She has taught on the preschool and elementary level for over 20 years. Her desire is for Little Footprints to be a beacon in the Basking Ridge area which provides a solid spiritual and academic foundation for the children it serves.

    • Kate Clarke
      Lead Teacher

      Kate joined Little Footprints in 2003 as a lead teacher. She holds Child Development Associate (CDA) credentials and has over 20 years of teaching experience. Her desire is to instill a love of learning in children and tangibly demonstrate God’s love for them.

    • Nancy Rossman
      Assistant Teacher

      Nancy joined Little Footprints in 1995 as an assistant teacher. She has a wealth of experience teaching and leading children’s classes in the nonprofit sector. An avid reader in her personal time, Nancy is committed to instilling a love of reading and learning into the lives of young children.

    • Jackie Rugolo
      Lead Teacher

      Jackie joined Little Footprints in 2009 as a lead teacher. With a B.A. in Marketing from Hofrstra University, Jackie put many years into volunteer service. She earned her New Jersey Teacher Certification in Elementary Education from the College of St. Elizabeth. She is dedicated to providing a positive environment that equips children in her classroom with the skills and opportunities to reach their full potential.

    • Gail Sinnott
      Assistant Teacher

      Gail joined Little Footprints in 2007 as an assistant teacher. She graduated from Susquehanna University with a Bachelor in Science. She loves the innocence of the young children and watching them grow into little people. It is here that she sees the little miracles God has created.

    • Marge Watkins
      Assistant Teacher

      Marge joined Little Footprints in 1995 as an assistant teacher. With a broad background in children’s programs in the nonprofit sector, Marge is committed to helping children grow in every facet of their development.

    • Laura White
      Lead Teacher

      Laura joined Little Footprints in 2009 as a lead teacher. She is a graduate of The University of Florida with a B.S. in Education. With over eight years of teaching experience, Laura has a proven ability to enable each child to flourish within a fun and positive learning environment.

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