To offer an environment designed for young children where he/she can become a member of a community of young children, and under the guidance of a team of professionals, along with the family, enjoying experiences which should provide a foundation for future living and learning.
To provide a developmentally appropriate environment so designed to meet the physical, mental, emotional, social and creative needs of children from 2 to 6 years of age.
To provide a unique, creative and innovative program to help the children develop in these vital years.
To equip them with a positive self image, a love for learning so they can observe, question and appreciate their world - allowing them to explore their creative potential.
To provide a learning environment to support the development of the young child that has started at home with the child's family.
A dedicated and certified staff with many years of continued service to the Greenville Nursery School / Child Enrichment Centers.
Low teacher/student ration, which exceeds the state requirement.
"School" classroom settings with age appropriate groupings.
Balanced curriculum of structured/unstructured time which incorporates learning goals of play, social, emotional, physical and academic content.
School to family communication:
- Monthly school and classroom newsletter with calendar
- Teacher daily dismissal speech
- Parent's news bulletin board
- Teacher/administrative availability
- Parent/teacher conferences
Parents "open door" policy.
Self contained classrooms that minimize transition times.
School vacation weeks program for the full day children.
Summer camp program.
Flexible scheduling and extended hours.
School commitment to the welfare of all children.
Staff commitment to on-going training.
A planned curriculum in line with the Rhode Island Early Learning Standards.
Licensed by the Department of Children, Youth and Families.