Registration for 2024/2025 School year will begin February 15, 2024
Developing Minds Preschool and Learning Center is a developmental preschool and Kindergarten program for children ages 3years-Kindergarten. School year runs September-May. All programs are half day programs. Limited before and after care are available. Developing Minds is part of the Delaware Stars Program where we currently hold star level 4. Delaware Stars is a Quality Rating and Improvement System for Early Care and Education Programs in a joint initiative with OCCL, Department of Education and the University of Delaware.
Developing Minds offers classrooms with centers designed to maximize experience and learning. Academic, social and emotional growth is our focus as we work through the curriculum. Curriculum is thematic. Communication is daily and monthly.
General Daily Schedule
8:45-9 Arrival/Free Play
9:15 Clean up
9:30 Circle Time
9:45 Art/Table Time
10:00 Snack & Story Time
10:30 Playground/Large Muscle Activities
11:00 Music & Movement
Special Program: Star of the Day, Holiday Programs, Science Programs, Cooking Projects, Music & Movement, Computers, Early Drop off & Late Pick up, Lunch Bunch, On-Site field trips.
We believe the keys to successful learning start at home; However, at a certain point children want and need the specific age appropriate activities and social skills that we at Developing Minds can offer. We encourage every child in a positive and loving way to explore all the activities that are offered.