Deciding on a preschool experience for your early learner is a very personal decision. It is important to get all of the facts about the Preschool before you decide.

We understand these concerns and we hope this site will help educate you about Erwin Nursery School and our Prekindergarten Programs. We have put information about our facilities, our programs, our staff, and our philosophy here for you to learn more about us.

Thank you for taking the time to visit. Please get in touch if you have any questions or need more information.

Offering 50+ years of Early Childhood Education in the Syracuse, NY Community
920 Euclid Avenue, Syracuse, NY 13210




            Erwin Nursery School generally follows the Syracuse City School calendar with some exceptions.  The morning ENS Toddler and Preschool programs will meet when the Syracuse City School District has a half day and Superintendent’s Conference days scheduled.  All programs will close when the Syracuse City Schools are closed for bad weather conditions.  Please tune in to the weather report on any network channel in the morning during bad weather. 


The following is a listing of holidays, vacations, and important dates.  This is subject to change.


September 1                                        ENS STAFF MEETING


September 6                                        FIRST DAY FOR FIRST HALF OF

                                                            THE STUDENTS ENROLLED.


September 7                                        FIRST DAY FOR SECOND HALF

                                                            OF THE STUDENTS ENROLLED


September 8                                        REGULAR HOURS FOR UPK STUDENTS.

                                                             EPK STUDENTS WILL ATTEND FROM 9:00 - 10:30.


September 11                                      REGULAR CLASSROOM HOURS FOR ALL STUDENTS


October 6                                             NO SCHOOL- ENS Staff Development


October 9                                             NO SCHOOL - COLUMBUS DAY (H)

October 20                                           FAMILY FUN NIGHT 5:30 – 7:30


November 7                                          NO SCHOOL - Parent-Teacher Conferences


November 10                                        NO SCHOOL - VETERAN’S DAY (H) OBSERVED


November 14                                        NO SCHOOL – Parent-Teacher Conferences


November 22 – 24                                THANKSGIVING RECESS


November 27                                        NO SCHOOL- ENS Staff Development


December 8                                          Half Day - AM UPK & EPK – NO SCHOOL

                                                              UPK PLUS – 11:00 Dismissal


December 22                                         NO SCHOOL – ENS Staff Development


December 25 - 29                                  HOLIDAY RECESS


January 1                                               NEW YEAR’S DAY OBSERVANCE


January 2                                               SCHOOL REOPENS


January 12                                            NO SCHOOL – ENS Staff Development


January 15                                              NO SCHOOL - MARTIN LUTHER KING DAY (H)


January 26                                             NO SCHOOL- Superintendant Conference Day


February 8                                              Half Day - AM UPK & EPK – NO SCHOOL

                                                               UPK PLUS – 11:00 Dismissal


February 19-23                                      MIDWINTER RECESS       


February 26                                            SCHOOL REOPENS


March 23                                               NO SCHOOL- ENS Staff Development


March 30                                               NO SCHOOL – GOOD FRIDAY


April 23-27                                           SPRING RECESS


April 30                                                 NO SCHOOL- ENS Staff Development


May 11                                                  ENS SPRING CONCERT  6:00


May18                                                   NO SCHOOL- ENS Staff Development


May 24                                                  CONTINGENCY WEATHER DAY


May 25                                                  CONTINGENCY WEATHER DAY


May 28                                                   NO SCHOOL - MEMORIAL DAY (H)


May 29                                                   CONTINGENCY DAY


June 22                                                   LAST DAY FOR STUDENTS

Make a donation to ENS.  All contributions will be put towards programming for all classes.

Thank you!