Best Preschools in Owings Mills MD

Preschools in Owings Mills MD

Happy Acres Preschool and Kindergarten
Our Mission: With over 70 years in business, Happy Acres Preschool and Summer Program consistently provides a high quality and developmentally appropriate environment for children to learn and grow. Our experienced teachers embrace the view that each child is a unique person with an individual pattern and timing of social, physical, and cognitive development. We strongly believe each child deserves the opportunity to participate in a well-rounded early education program where family and teachers work hand in hand. Educational Philosophy: At Happy Acres, we believe that each child deserves the opportunity to excel and explore in a supportive and nurturing environment. We offer safe, developmentally appropriate, nurturing and educational experiences for children and peace of mind for parents. Our programs are structured to meet the developmental needs of children ages 2-5 during the school year and up to 8 years of age during the summer. Our teachers facilitate students to learn through active involvement with people, materials, events, and ideas. Children will become independent, responsible, and confident---ready for school and ready for life! Faculty: Our qualified teachers serve as positive role models and provide care that is supportive, loving, nurturing, warm and responsive to each child's individual needs. We respect parents as the primary and most important providers of care. We believe in teaming together with parents and offering them many resources, including social events and parent workshops. Here at Happy Acres, we facilitate active learning through direct, hands-on experience with people, objects, events and ideas.

Recent Reviews in Owings Mills MD

Tania's Care

"Tania is wonderful! My infant son was delayed a bit physically for his age and he has progressed rapidly in her care. He's always happy at pick up and never cries at drop off. We feel really lucky to"

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Kimberly Walton Family Child Care

"My husband and I knew since day one when we interviewed with Kim, that she would be the one to take care of our son. Our minds are at ease. Kim and her staff are extremely a blessing to our family...."

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Msl International Children Center

Our Preschool program follows a concept of helping the children to... get a balanced skill to choose what they like to pursue. Our Preschool classrooms have learning centers for math, science, dramatic play, music, art, technology. The whole schedule balances both shared and independent learning and group learning projects. Teachers engage the children in domain based and theme based learning activities giving the children opportunities with proper materials and equipment incorporating individual attention. Fostering skills by introducing preschoolers to cognitive skills such as social skills in matching and sequencing. Language and art skills by phonics and storytelling and writing. Giving the preschoolers real world experiences fosters a concept of learning. At MSL we cater to the Whole Child concept and covers a wide range of skills including those related to self-help, language and Literacy, cognitive and mathematical thinking and physical development. Concentrate on listening to stories initiating hands on activities , Singing to diverse music from different countries. Art projects help to develop language and vocabulary skills and fine motor skills and cognitive skills. Families receive a daily communication of exactly what each child does every day. Teachers use ongoing observation and developmental checklists to thoroughly assess your child’s development every quarter .Parent conferences on a regular basis help the teacher s to form a unique Partnership to help the child to reach the concept of the Whole child.

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