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 Type||Early Childhood / Day Care|
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||National Association for the Education of Young Children|
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten - Kindergarten|
|Total Students||50 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color||25%
State avg.: 10%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||2 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||25:1
National avg.: 13:1
- School Location Miles Grades Students
WestbrookGrades: PK | 12 students
123 Andover Rd
Westbrook, ME 04092
PortlandGrades: PK-8 | 129 students
856 Brighton Ave
Portland, ME 04102
South PortlandGrades: PK-12 | 137 students
South Portland, ME 04106
PortlandGrades: K-5 | 40 students
400 Deering Ave
Portland, ME 04103
PortlandGrades: 9-12 | 145 students
631 Stevens Avenue
Portland, ME 04103
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