Play-based Daycares in San Marino CA

Play-based Daycares in San Marino CA

Recent Reviews in San Marino CA

Music Village Daycare

"We're really happy with Mari's daycare. Our son was there from 10 months to almost 4 years old. He formed very good life habits like eating and sleeping there, got exposed to great music education,"

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Hong Family Child Care

"Love them! My son was so happy there!"

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Other Play-based Daycares Near San Marino CA

Colonial House Preschool

Consider a preschool that blends the latest philosophies and offers a multifaceted program that mirrors its diverse community. Consider a school... environment that brings out the best feelings in your child? reminiscent of its small town charm or the simple comfort of your child's home. Consider your young child being skillfully guided through their day with the use of past values and contemporary instruction. Consider your child growing, reaching, and wanting to explore more in their use of music, language and art? We have. The Colonial House Preschool is growing up. Consider growing with us. Founded in the fall of 2000, Colonial House Preschool was the dream of early childhood educator, Joanna Hawkins. Colonial House Preschool was formed to not only create a unique environment for young children but to challenge the surrounding community of educators: it creates a safe and imaginative educational environment for children two through six years of age. Colonial House ideals are based on the mixed-age classroom where students can learn from each other. Although traditional age-based classrooms serve well for most, we, at Colonial House, feel that a child can experience so much more during the process of education while being a mentor or mentee. Today, Colonial House has grown into a multifaceted program, rich in diversity with a passion for creativity within our programming. While tradition can be learned from, Colonial House pushes towards educational opportunities not readily available to most. The early mixed-age classrooms have grown into center-based environments that foster independence, self-reliance and instill a love for learning in a nurturing environment. The teachers at Colonial House comprise a wide cross section from our local community and beyond, bringing with them highly educated backgrounds and passion from their own life experiences. The creativity and the drive can be seen from the teachers at Colonial House, as each and every child is considered a unique part of our very special community. Colonial House serves Preschool aged children from two to six years of age with half to Full Day options. At the core of the program is our Pre-K mixed aged classroom with options to attend two, three or five days. The children in the Pre-K program, regardless of the days they attend have access to all of our Centers that are listed below. The center based classroom works on a four-week rotation to create a balance in their educational needs. We also offer a T.K. program that ensures the readiness of your child for their first experience in Kindergarten. Limited in size, this program exposes your child to Kindergarten level work in our small group environment while letting the child indicate their pace. Through out the year, the Pre-K and T.K. children participate in a number of local walking field trips. These trips are always educational in material and a fun way to learn about their community. Colonial House serves toddlers with our First Year’s program starting at age two. This program is a wonderful introduction to the classroom environment for the child just leaving the nest or the seasoned independent child ready for a Full Day. We work closely with First Year’s students and parents to ensure they transition well to their new environment, as each and every child is considered a unique part of our very special community.

Kids Klub Pasadena

Kids Klub is Pasadena’s premier child development center where every day leads to a new discovery! Owned and operated by husband and wife team... Michael and Bambi Wojciechowski, Kids Klub was founded to provide, “…a place where children receive quality care in an environment that is safe, clean, and nurturing, with endless opportunities for learning through discovery; ... a place that not only fosters a child's physical, social, emotional, and intellectual development, but that takes it a step further by teaching the basics of discipline, respect and manners as well; ... a place that understands the stress of today's lifestyle and responds by opening early and staying open late; ... a place that is even open weeknights and weekends, so parents can have a night out!" At Kids Klub, we are committed to providing the best possible care for your child, while also being responsive to your needs as parents. This is a unique and innovate approach to childcare. Our philosophy is a "Back to Basics" approach where we provide a safe, clean and stimulating environment for children to play, learn and grow in, while teaching the children self-esteem, respect and responsibility. Our belief in learning through the process of discovery is exemplified in our many educational "Discovery Areas" where children learn in a hands-on environment. Here they have opportunities that will spark their interest, stimulate their curiosity and invite interaction that they would not encounter in a home setting. Our modern, expansive facility allows us to provide parents with a place where all the needs of their child can be met under one roof, including: Infant Care, PreSchool, Afterschool Care, Evening & Weekend Drop-Off Care and extra-curricular classes. We even offer great camps. Philosophy: Kids Klub has a "Back-to-Basics" approach when working with children, allowing them to reach their full potential for proper growth and development. We do not follow the latest trends in developmental philosophies which span from "Child-Directed", where the children do what they want whenever they want, to the other side of the spectrum "Teacher-Dictated" where the teachers rule with a iron hand, pushing academics above all else and expecting children to sit behind a desk for hours at a time. Instead, we provide scheduled learning times, outdoor play, and free play within a consistent routine. Our caregivers cue into your child's individual needs. With Kids Klub's "Back-to Basics" approach, the teachers help instill values, role-model appropriate behavior, and teach valuable lessons the child needs for a solid foundation in life. It is vital that the children learn about their "Self" since they are naturally developing their self-image, self-control, self-respect and independence. Through guided play and discovery, the child learns not only about himself, but also learns to respect others, and appreciate his environment. Kids Klub's modern, expansive facility allows us to provide the highest level of quality care and supervision. A child’s environment significantly influences his development and growth. Therefore, Kids Klub has gone to great lengths to create an environment that is clean, secure and stimulating. Throughout our many Discovery areas, we utilize a hands-on approach to learning. Equipped with age-appropriate activities, our teachers are skilled and prepared to make each discovery and opportunity a learning experience for your child. This discovery process provides the building blocks necessary to promote your child's physical, social, emotional and cognitive development. At Kids Klub, your child is a member of a club designed specifically to meet his needs and yours. Most all your childcare needs can be met under one roof: from evening and weekend drop-off care, to parent education seminars, to dance, gymnastics and karate classes. We achieve this by providing a place that is open 7-days a week, operates during early mornings and late evenings, and has flexible scheduling for enrollment, and of course, a caring staff! We have designed our policies to be "parent friendly" so you will not find any hidden costs. We do not require parents to work at the Center or to assist in fundraising events. We believe that your level or method of involvement at Kids Klub is your choice. Furthermore, with our evening hours you need not worry about being 15 minutes late when picking up your child. Traditional late fees do not exist at Kids Klub. With our reasonable hourly rates, we will happily keep your child involved until you arrive. Kids Klub Pasadena is a licensed child care center in Pasadena, CA with the license issued by the L. A. Day Care-East (33). We are a medium-sized center. Please email us for more information.

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