Guiding Principles

  • Provide a safe, nurturing environment where diversity is embraced and every child feels valued and cherished.
  • Facilitate the development of strong social and emotional skills to enable future success including the following:
    • Learning to respect self and others,
    • Learning to be kind to all,
    • Promoting positive conflict resolution,
    • Fostering a child’s ability to self-regulate emotions.
  • Ignite an excitement for life-long learning and the formal education process.
  • Provide enhanced creative arts programming and a play-based, social and emotional curriculum through family-professional collaboration.
  • Provide a family-oriented community of learning.
  • Actively utilize parents to enhance the curriculum, provide administrative support, and maintain the physical facilities.
  • Provide an affordable, high quality preschool/pre-kindergarten option to the entire community.