Programs We Offer!
Serves: 6 weeks to 12 months old.
Ratio: 1 teacher to 4 infants or 2 teachers to 8 infants
Program Description: We know that leaving your little one for the first time is a very challenging decision and our mission is to help make this an easy transition for everyone involved! Our infant program is designed to nurture and love on each child just like we would our own! We allow each child to create their own sleeping and feeding schedule as an infant. Through daily activities such as tummy time, floor play time, interactive time with the teachers the children establish important relationships and develop concrete learning skills. As the children grow and develop new skills, we will be incorporating projects along with fine/gross motor activities.
Serves: 12 months to 36 months
Ratio: 1 teacher to 5 toddlers or 2 teachers to 10 toddlers
Program Description: We understand that the transition from the infant program to the toddler program can be a challenging one for parents. It is hard to imagine that they are growing up so fast! We strive every day to make this change an easy one for the child & parents. Our toddler programs is designed to be an interactive experience between the teachers and children. Through daily activities such as projects, songs, books, music and a variety of play centers children can start to learn about the world around them. We understand that each child grows and learns at a different pace then their peers. As your child grows and develops new skills, we will incorporate age appropriate learning. As part of the toddler programs we will be offering music/movement classes weekly as well.
Serves: 3 years to 5 years old
Ratio: 1 teacher to 10 children
Program Description: Our preschool program at The Playhouse is designed to follow a formal curriculum, enhanced by meaningful play, which promotes the development of: independence, creative thinking, healthy bodies, self- discipline, problem solving and self-confidence. Our programs are divided based on age and each child will be able to grow and learn at their own pace. The Playhouse follows a weekly themed curriculum and will be doing activities projects, books, and learning based around that one weekly theme. Every Monday you will receive the weekly curriculum for that week along with the activities plan which helps parents stay connected. The following centers are options daily for all preschool children as well as a formal curriculum. As part of the preschool program we will be offering music and yoga classes weekly.
Before & After School
Serves: 5 years - 12 years old
Ratio: 1 teacher to 13 children
Program Description: The Playhouse Westbrook offers an before & after school program for children that go to public school system in Westbrook Maine! We know how hard it is for parents to accommodate before & after school plans for children! Our goal is always to provide a safe, quality, and fun environment for all children that attend The Playhouse. We will offer the following centers for children to choose daily.