Early Childhood

The years before a child starts kindergarten are among the most critical in his/her life to influence learning. At Marillac House, we believe that every child deserves a chance to develop in a safe, nurturing, stimulating, and creative environment so that they can become life-long learners.

Early Childhood Program (15 months – 3 years)

Early, positive interactions with caring adults can give young children the confidence they need to explore their surroundings and take delight in their day-to-day discoveries. We build relationships with children by creating meaningful daily routines and experiences that respond to individual children's strengths and interests.

Program features:

  • Accredited by National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC)
  • The Creative Curriculum® for Toddlers & Twos – focuses on activities that encourage social/emotional, cognitive, language, and physical development
  • 1:4 teacher/child ratio
  • Maximum group sizes
    • Toddler/3 Year classrooms: 12 children
  • Indoor & Outdoor Play Areas
  • Nutritious meals prepared by quality catering
  • Parent groups, family involvement activities, & parent/teacher conferences
  • Age appropriate activities
  • Child & family support services
    • Social work & family support services
    • Referrals for early intervention services
    • Each family is assigned a Family support specialist
    • Registered nurse visits classrooms weekly
    • Consulting Pediatrician
  • Ages & Stages Questionnaires® & Creative Curriculum® Developmental Continuum to assess child development

 

 

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