NurtureSchool requires all staff to become certified in Infant/Child/Adult CPR, First Aid & AED. Maintenance checks are thoroughly performed on a weekly basis. We offer plentiful safety features including pin code access, 24-hour live camera systems, private courtyard playgrounds and more!
NurtureSchool maintains a healthy and clean environment for your child! We have strict protocols for daily, weekly and monthly disinfecting of all surfaces, toys and play areas.
NurtureSchool is indeed a learning center! We conduct assessments through out the year in all areas of development appropriate to the age of your child. Communication is prevalent through out the years and our highest priority is to your child's care.
Your child will be involved in developmentally appropriate activities through out the day. Children will enjoy the spacious classrooms filled with learning centers in which well qualified and knowledgeable staff provide personal attention during daily learning experiences.
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Our curriculum and resources are designated to tap into a child's nature and create a joyful experience from the first moments of the day until it is time to say goodbye. Our programs are filled with songs, music, hands-on materials and activities, chants, games, and make-believe designed to stimulate a child's imagination, helping make each day a wonderful one! All of the curriculum and programs are aimed at one thing: igniting the minds of young children by fostering their academic, social and emotional growth through purposeful lessons and materials that intentionally produce a positive outcome. Our comprehensive, research-based programs integrate instruction across developmental domains and early learning disciplines. They are aligned with the Head Start School Readiness Goals to ensure that your child's learning opportunities are optimized.
Sprouts (0-24 months)
Our infant curriculum is designed around the latest early brain research. It is a comprehensive program that optimizes key windows of opportunity to build strong foundations for little ones ages 0-18 months. Based on the latest early brain development research, this program offers easy-to-use activities emphasizing all developmental domains (language, cognitive, physical, social and emotional, approaches toward learning) and also features Conscious Discipline. The program is aligned to Head Start School Readiness Goals for Infants and offers complete support to equip caregivers to optimize the growth and development of the children in their care. These experiences will be held in both one-on-one & in a small social setting with adults & other children!
For children 18-24 months — This year-round program focuses on enhancing the simple joy of childhood while equipping caregivers to nurture curiosity through exploration. It incorporates Conscious Discipline and includes 52 weeks of activity choices. The program enhances the domains of learning: physical, cognitive, language and social-emotional which are intentional, integrated and child-centered and can easily be infused into daily routines, such as diaper changing, transitions and outdoor play. It encourages caregiver and child interactions to develop rich oral language connections and is designed with intention and purpose to move children forward in their development. Our program is designed to equip caregivers to foster essential growth, meet the needs of all learners, and embrace the joy of learning each day! All planned lessons are centered around developmental milestones and are aligned with the National Head Start School Readiness Goals. Many activities will be relatable to the children through hands-on experiences such as pouring, mixing, stacking, balancing, smelling or using body motions! Parents will have access to view photographs of his/her child on a regular basis while engaging in a multitude of fun learning experiences!
Branches (18 months to 3 years)
In our Pre-School Prep classrooms great focus is put into social emotional development and understanding of Conscious Discipline. The program's developmental scope and sequence is rich in content and offers engaging experiences that promote measurable progress toward goals. It incorporates National Reading Panel foundation standards for early literacy success: oral language, concepts of print, comprehension, phonological awareness, alphabet knowledge and basic writing as well as Conscious Discipline. The children will also participate in Spanish lessons through out the year to give them cognitive flexibility and cultural awareness. Many activities will be relatable to the children through hands-on experiences such as gardening, cooking, designing with loose objects, or using body motions! There is so much to learn while having fun at NurtureSchool!
All curriculum will be taught without the utilization of ‘worksheets’ but rather with real world items, pictures & experiences! Parents will have access to view photographs of his/her child engaging in a multitude of fun learning experiences on a regular basis!
Graduation from our program will occur in August for children who turn three years old on or before August 1st of the current year. We will accommodate in assisting families with a list of local options for Pre-K.
Children who turn age 3 after August 1 will remain in our program for an additional year.