About Free To Be Me

Celebrating more than 30 quality years of service, Free to Be Me was voted “Best of Gloucester County” three times!

We offer…

Free To Bee Me!

  • Preschool and Daycare for children ages 6 weeks to Pre- Kindergarten
  • Flexible scheduling
  • Before and after school program for children in kindergarten to 6th grade.
  • Summer Camp programs with optional field trips (for kindergarten through 6th grade)

Meet a Few of Our Staff

About Our Owner

John Crescenzi is the owner of Free to Be Me. John holds a Bachelors degree in Psychology from Temple University and is at our center daily to oversee the needs of the staff and children.

About Our Director

As a teacher with the preschool since 1980, Ann Datz became the Executive Director in 1993. Holding a Bachelors degree in Elementary Education from Glassboro State College, Ann works directly with our owner to oversee all aspects of the school. Ann contributes to curriculum development, state certifications, skills testing and parent/teacher conference oversight. Ann also joins our staff as the head teacher of the Preschooler’s Program.

Ten Years and Better Club and the Rest of Our Staff

We are pleased to have a core senior staff, dedicating ten years or more of service to Free to Be Me. We also have staff members who are attending college for teaching and high school students who attend child development classes. All of our staff works together and is committed to maintaining a challenging and fun program for young children.