Our core principles begin with the simple truth that each child has a unique and individual nature, worthy of respect, nurturing and celebration. We believe that children are natural learners. They gain knowledge by doing and communicating - that is why we always plan active and engaging experiences for your child. It is our goal to facilitate experiences that promote children’s natural curiosity to actively learn, while creating an environment that allows children to grow and develop at their own pace.
Beyond the classroom, our philosophy focuses on the idea that vigorous and intentional play experiences are healthy and essential for young children. Part of this philosophy also includes the belief that positive relationships with peers and caring adults promote social and emotional skills that lay the foundation for lifelong success.
Child Care and Learning Programs
INFANTS: NURTURING AND RESPONSIVE INFANT CARE
Highly responsive care early in life is critical to your child’s success in school, relationships and in life. We provide a safe childcare environment where your baby will be loved and cared for. Our highly trained teachers will work to stimulate your baby’s cognitive, emotional and physical development through movement, exploration and one-on-one nurturing.
PLAY GROUP: CREATING A LOVE OF LEARNING
Two-year-old are filled with energy and curiosity about the world and are developing a sense of increasing independence. The focus of our curriculum is to support and reinforce the independence your two-year-old exhibits by providing fun and challenging activities. The child care program supports the toilet training process and helps create a plan that is consistent, positive and manageable at home and school.
TODDLERS: LEARNING THROUGH EXPLORATION
Walking changes everything. Your toddler wants to go everywhere and do everything. Our highly trained teachers take great care to create a well-charted toddler territory geared for exploration, excitement and exercise. Our hands-on child care programs cover as much ground as possible to help shape your toddler’s personality, behavior and health.
KINDERGARTEN: HANDS-ON LEARNING WITH OUR CURRICULUM
By the time your child approaches three years of age, he or she is ready to learn new skills and progress into our Early Preschool program. Our curriculum combines kindergarten-readiness activities with the best early-childhood standards to develop critical-thinking skills and stimulate your child’s curiosity.
Our after-school program provides the perfect combination of recreation and education. In our safe environment, your child will be presented with opportunities for fun, socializing and learning—they’ll do homework, get some exercise, create projects and participate in group activities.