About Our Learning Centers

Prime Time Early Learning Centers has New Jersey locations in Edgewater, Hoboken, Paramus, East Rutherford and New York locations in Middletown and Farmingdale. All our facilities are State licensed and offer a superior curriculum that exceeds State licensing requirements. Our directors are college educated and hold advanced training and our carefully selected staff provide loving care to each child in our charge, and teach important skills that pave the way for future school success.

Mission Statement

Prime Time Early Learning Centers’ curriculum reflects the most current educational research and is designed to assure the development of all skills necessary for students’ future school success. All Prime Time centers offer an environment that is safe and loving, with a staff that is well trained, highly motivated and dedicated to each child’s well being. Prime Time is dedicated to fostering harmonious home-school relations through open communication with parents and strives to always be responsive to the needs of families and the community.

Rochelle “Ricci” Wasserman, with her husband and partner Joel Wasserman, established a school that both teaches and nurtures children from infancy through school age. Prime Time’s comprehensive program includes fully licensed child care for infants and toddlers; a dynamic education program developed specially for 3 and 4 year olds; a full-day preschool; before- and after-school enrichment programs for elementary school students; and a summer camp for children ages 3-10.

A Professional Staff with Long-Term Service and Strong Credentials

Rochelle “Ricci” Wasserman (BA, MA, PD) is the founder and designer of Prime Time Early Learning Centers. A licensed Principal and Learning Specialist, she carefully hires teaching professionals that are energetic, enthusiastic and experienced. Each center has a director who supervises day-to-day operations. All our directors come to Prime Time with extensive experience in the field of early childhood education.

Julie Harris Wasserman; M.Ed, BA – Executive Director
Michael Reisman; M.Ed, BA – Director of Operations

Marie Ventricelli, BA – Director; Prime Time Hoboken, five years experience
Melissa Daidone, BA – Director; Prime Time Paramus, 10 years experience
Eva Ramos, AA – Director; Prime Time Middletown, 20 years experience
Michelle Friedman, BA, CDA – Director; Prime Time Farmingdale, 13 years experience
Nancy Merkle, BA – Director; Prime Time East Rutherford, five years experience
Nicole Olsen, BA – Director; Prime Time Edgewater, 10 years experience