Westwood Knowledge Beginnings

200 Providence Highway
Westwood, MA 02090
Tel: (781)329-9550
Grades: Nursery School-PK | 35 students
We are proud of our long-tenured caregivers.
We have a combined total of 110 years of experience within this company! Our teachers have an excellent team ethic and support their families through the early years of care with pride.
Our teachers have various backgrounds including moms and grandmas! Our teachers hold degrees ranging from Child Development Associate Credentials to graduate degrees.
All of our caregivers hold a State Certificate from the Department of Early Education and Care.

School Overview

School Type Early Childhood / Day Care
Religious Affiliation Non-sectarian
Grades Offered Grades Nursery School-Prekindergarten
Year Founded 1999

Student Body

Total Students 35 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 25%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 1 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 45:1
National avg.: 13:1

School Notes:

  • Knowledge Beginnings in Westwood has been in operation since the spring of 1999. Once inside our doors, you will feel welcomed and comfortable, by our enthusiastic, caring staff and our unusual, fun architecturally structured building. Many of our staff has been here with us since the doors opened and have had the opportunity to build bonds with families over the years. Our center offers a sense of security with key pad entrances at both our front door and our playground door. We have two playgrounds located in the back of our building. The children enter the playground directly from our building. They have the opportunity to run, climb, ride bikes or paint a picture while outside. We are conveniently located on Route 1, next to the Lambert’s Plaza, in Westwood. We are open Monday through Friday, 6:30 AM – 6:00 PM, 52 weeks a year, with only 9 major holiday closings. We care for Infants through Prekindergarten in a loving, educational environment.
  • Our center offers a sense of security with key pad entrances at both our front door and our playground door. Our playgrounds are completely fenced-in with access directly from the building. All of our caregivers are certified in CPR and First Aid.
  • Hours Of Operation: 6:30 AM to 6:00 PM, M-F
  • MAAC- Child Care Resources
  • Profile last updated: 12/01/2015

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Xaverian Brothers High School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Xaverian Brothers High School (1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Dedham Country Day School (1.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Westwood
    Xaverian Brothers High School
    All-boys (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 7-12 | 909 students
    1 miles
    800 Clapboardtree St
    Westwood, MA 02090
  • Dedham
    Grades: PK-8 | 267 students
    1.4 miles
    90 Sandy Valley Road
    Dedham, MA 02026
  • Dedham
    Ursuline Academy
    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 7-12 | 432 students
    1.7 miles
    85 Lowder St
    Dedham, MA 02026
  • Dedham
    Kids Place At The Vna
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: PK-K | 28 students
    1.8 miles
    1100 High Street
    Dedham, MA 02026
  • Norwood
    Grades: NS-8 | 379 students
    2.1 miles
    249 Nahatan St
    Norwood, MA 02062

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