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Santa Maria, CA

805-922-KIDS (5437)

Young Toddler

18 months to 2½ years

Our Young Toddler Program serves children between the ages of 18 months and 30 months. Our teacher to child ratio is 1:6 to ensure that each child receives individual attention and support. Our program is designed to provide a safe and nurturing environment that allows children to learn and grow in a confident way.

To ensure that each child receives the attention they need, we keep our group size at a maximum of 12 children. Our structured, yet flexible approach, allows children to thrive and reach their full potential.

Our Young Toddler classroom is designed to be both stimulating and age-appropriate, with a variety of activities and toys that encourage exploration and learning. Children are encouraged to communicate their wants and needs. We focus on creating learning and social experiences through play.

We believe that play-based learning is the best way for young children to learn and we strive to provide an environment that is both fun and educational. Our experienced staff is dedicated to providing the best care and education for your child.

A day in our Young Toddler program

  • 7:00 - 8:00 Arrival, Free Choice Activities, Early Morning Snack
  • 8:00 - 9:30 Free Choice, Songs, Puzzles, Clean Up, Snack, Diapering
  • 9:30 - 10:15 Rotation of Story, Sensory Exploration, Art
  • 10:15 - 10:45 Outside Play (Gross Motor Activites)
  • 10:45 - 12:15 Free Choice, Diapering, Hand Washing, Lunch, Outside Play
  • 12:15 - 2:30 Nap
  • 2:30 - 3:15 Diapering, Shoes On, Hand Washing, Snack
  • 3:15 - 4:00 Rotation of Music, Language Arts, Art
  • 4:00 - 4:30 Outside Play (Gross Motor Activites)
  • 4:30 - 5:30 Puzzles, Manipulatives, Diapering, Late Snack, Free Choice
Young Toddler
Young Toddler
Young Toddler

Young Toddler Weekly Tuition Rates

Half Days (leave by 12:15)

2 days per week: $165.00

3 days per week: $215.00

4 days per week: $250.00

5 days per week: $280.00

Full Days (attend after 12:15)

2 days per week: $215.00

3 days per week: $265.00

4 days per week: $310.00

5 days per week: $365.00

There is an annual registration fee of $150.00 per child. A 10% discount will be given for each additional child in a family.

Single extra days may be arranged with the director at a rate of half day: $90.00, full day: $110.00.

Amanda D'hoedt

Amanda D'hoedt

Young Toddler Teacher

Tiffany Schofield

Tiffany Schofield

Young Toddler Teacher

Shirley Adelhelm

Shirley Adelhelm

Young Toddler Teacher / Breaker