The Little Dolphin School Foundation

Tel: (207)874-9909
Grades: PK-K | 50 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 50 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 10%
Students by Grade The Little Dolphin School Foundation Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 2 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 25:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Private 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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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Westbrook
    Spring Harbor Academy
    Special Education School
    Grades: PK | 12 students
    2 miles
    123 Andover Rd
    Westbrook, ME 04092
  • Portland
    Grades: PK-8 | 129 students
    2.2 miles
    856 Brighton Ave
    Portland, ME 04102
  • South Portland
    Grades: PK-12 | 137 students
    3.2 miles
    1338 Broadway
    South Portland, ME 04106
  • Portland
    Grades: K-5 | 40 students
    3.2 miles
    400 Deering Ave
    Portland, ME 04103
  • Portland
    Catherine McAuley High School
    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 145 students
    3.3 miles
    631 Stevens Avenue
    Portland, ME 04103

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