Our Mission

Building Blocks Nursery School is a Leader in Child DevelopmentA Leader in Child Development

Our mission is to provide every child with a positive and supportive environment where they are encouraged to develop their creative, cognitive, and social abilities. We offer Preschool, Junior Kindergarten, and Senior Kindergarten programs.


Teachers

Joanne Freer RECE
Joanne Freer RECE
– Co-owner, JK Teacher
Joanne Freer graduated from Conestoga College with her Early Childhood Education Diploma in 1976. In 1978, she completed a two-year Certification with the Association for Early Childhood Education in Ontario. Read More
Karen Sanger RECE
Karen Sanger RECE
– Co-owner, SK Teacher
Karen Sanger first started working with children in early 1985, running a parent-and-tot program at her local recreation centre. She then opened Building Blocks Nursery School with Joanne Freer in September 1986. Read More
Lorraine Quibell
Lorraine Quibell
– Preschool Teacher
Lorraine Quibell joined the Building Blocks staff in 2001. Prior to joining Building Blocks, Lorraine worked for ErinoakKids on a part-time basis for 7½ years as an Outreach Assistant working with children with special needs and physical disabilities. Read More

Jennifer Lam
Jennifer Lam
– SK Teacher
Jennifer Lam is thrilled to be joining the Building Blocks staff for the 2012-2013 school year. Jennifer will be working primarily with the morning Senior Kindergarten class and planning their daily art activities. Read More
Julie Kuehni
Julie Kuehni
– JK Teacher
Julie Kuehni has been teaching in the Junior Kindergarten class at Building Blocks since 2004. She is responsible for planning and implementing art activities for the children each day. Read More