The Little Dolphin School Foundation

     Tel: (207)874-9909
Grades: PK - K | 20 students
The Little Dolphin School is a non-profit early childhood learning center established in 1977.
For over 30 years, Little Dolphin has been an industry leader in early literacy and the arts.
The school provides comprehensive ECE services for infants, toddlers, preschool, pre-kindergarten, and private kindergarten.
Our Scarborough campus also provides before & after care for school-age children up to the third grade.
The Little Dolphin Schools mission is to provide the highest quality, comprehensive childcare services for young children ages zero to six regardless of social or economic status.
Our School is dedicated to enhancing young children's intellectual, social, emotional, physical and creative development.
We do this in a warm, nurturing, enriched environment.
Children learn and develop differently.
Therefore, our curriculum sparks all the senses, allowing self-esteem to soar.

School Overview

School Type Early Childhood / Day Care
School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association for the Education of Young Children
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - Kindergarten

Student Body

Total Students 20 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 25%
State avg.: 11%
Students by Grade The Little Dolphin School Foundation Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 2 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 35:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Greater Portland Christian School (3.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Breakwater School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Spring Harbor Academy (2 miles away)
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    (207)761-2364
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    PortlandME04102
    (207)772-8689
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  • South PortlandGreater Portland Christian School
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    South PortlandME04106
    (207)767-5123
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    PortlandME04103
    (207)776-7474
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  • PortlandCatherine McAuley High School
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    631 Stevens Avenue
    PortlandME04103
    (207)797-3802
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    3.3 mi | 145 students | Gr. 9-12                      

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