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Curriculum & Programs

Infants are constantly growing, learning and changing. So between the cooing and cuddling, our teachers delight in your baby’s every advancement and provide endless opportunities for development and discovery.

From rocking and thoughtful interaction, to storytime and naptime, to singing and talking, Village Early Learning Center teachers provide just what your baby needs, all in a safe, clean, healthy environment.

Toddler

18 – 24 Months

Toddlers are little busybodies. At Village Early Learning Center, that’s okay. We balance individual attention with group activities and ensure that your toddler is using all that energy in productive ways. From trying all the playground equipment to pouring cereal, we give toddlers plenty of opportunities to investigate, explore and play in a safe, secure, yet stimulating environment.

Our unique blend of education and care meets emotional needs while promoting good social skills and learning. And in accordance with our Village Early Learning Center curriculum new concepts are introduced when your child is ready, not on a set timeline.

Twaddler

24 – 30/36 Months

There’s nothing terrible about twaddlers – they’re just beginning to test their independence, influence and control. At this age, children are making huge strides, and our specially designed program provides lots of guidance along with the independence they crave.

And the exclusive Village Early Learning Center curriculum is designed to nurture all the different ways that children can be smart – from building an architectural masterpiece to creating an interpretive dance.

Prepper

30 – 36 Months

As a Prepper, your child is transitioning from a toddler to a preschool student. Chatting with friends increases verbal and social skills. Solving shape puzzles strengthens problem-solving skills, while drawing and painting nurture creativity. Prepper teachers work to foster self-esteem during one-on-one journal time and in group activities. As preparation for moving into our exclusive Village Early Learning Center preschool curriculum, we introduce one concept at a time, so your child feels proud, not frustrated.

Because this curriculum recognizes that there are many different ways to be smart, your child will learn to love learning. And that means your Prepper will really be prepared.

PreSchool

3 – 4 Years

Now is the time to truly start discovering the world. What better place to start than at Tutor Time? Our exclusive Village Early Learning Center curriculum was designed to encourage exploration and embrace all the different ways that children excel. Aligned with standards set forth by national accrediting associations, this curriculum helps children expand on their own unique gifts or “smarts.” And it works: a recent kindergarten readiness study showed that in just six months, children in our program made educational gains usually expected after a full year.

Voluntary Pre-Kindergarten

4 -5 Years

Every kid is a SMART kid – that’s the philosophy behind everything we do at Village Early Learning Center. At this age, the our curriculum builds on your child’s cognitive, social and emotional needs in preparation for the kindergarten classroom. Aligned with standards set forth by national accrediting associations, this curriculum cultivates all the ways children are smart. Want proof? A recent kindergarten preparedness study showed that children in our program made substantial gains in development and had the necessary skills to enter and excel in kindergarten.

Lessons are designed to ensure that children grasp concepts in ways that are most meaningful to them. Classrooms include learning centers designed around these “smarts” to encourage independent discovery. So in addition to the 3 Rs, your child will learn to love learning.

Adventure Club

Our school offers an exceptional after-school program that combines guidance and security with independent exploration to give school age children the freedom and structure they need. Your child can choose from a wide variety of activities:

~Arts and crafts, dramatic play
~Field trips, games, community projects
~Social interaction and teamwork activities
~Homework and study

Click here to find out more about our before & after school program