Little People's College

850 Church Street
New Bedford, MA 02745-0274
Tel: (508)998-1978
Grades: NS - PK | 109 students
At Little People's College your child will be exposed to many different learning activities to foster his/her healthy development.
Little People's College was started by two sisters who are certified, experienced elementary and nursery school teachers, as well as mothers.
Joyce taught in the Fairhaven Public School System and Sandy taught in the New Bedford Public School System.
Both have a Master's Degree in Early Childhood Education and together they plan and oversee the curriculum and activities at each of the 14 locations.
Little People's College Mission is to to provide the best possible program of early education and care available-a program where children are loved and where children and families feel safe, secure and respected, enabling children to grow to their fullest potential physically, emotionally, socially and cognitively.

School Overview

School Type Early Childhood / Day Care
School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association for the Education of Young Children
Religious Affiliation Non-sectarian
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - Prekindergarten

Student Body

Total Students 109 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 38%
State avg.: 25%
Students by Grade Little People's College Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 1 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 109:1
National avg.: 13:1
Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Nazarene Christian Academy (3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is All Saints Catholic School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is All Saints Catholic School (0.7 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • New Bedford
    Grades: PK-8 | 171 students
    0.7 miles
    115 Illinois Street
    New Bedford, MA 02745
    (508)995-3696
    0.7PK-8
    171
  • Acushnet
    Grades: PK-8 | 253 students
    1.8 miles
    223 Main St
    Acushnet, MA 02743
    (508)995-4313
    1.8PK-8
    253
  • New Bedford
    Grades: NS-12 | 189 students
    3 miles
    764 Hathaway Road
    New Bedford, MA 02740
    (508)992-7944
    3NS-12
    189
  • New Bedford
    Early Learning Child Care
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: PK-K | 70 students
    3.5 miles
    322 Maxfield Street
    New Bedford, MA 02740
    (508)996-3774
    3.5PK-K
    70
  • New Bedford
    Grades: PK-8 | 301 students
    3.6 miles
    91 Summer St
    New Bedford, MA 02740
    (508)993-3547
    3.6PK-8
    301

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