Beautiful Beginnings Child Care Center

700 Elmwood Avenue,
Providence, RI, 02907
Tel: (401)785-8485
Grades: NS - K | 46 students
Since opening our doors in 1999, Beautiful Beginnings has been under the direction of Khadija Lewis Khan, M.Ed, Executive Director.
Beautiful Beginnings offers Infant and Toddler classrooms, as well as Department of Education certified Pre-School and Kindergarten classrooms.
We provide breakfast, lunch and snacks daily.
We are in a beautiful new location designed specifically for early education.
We are an Early Reading First Partner site with Ready to Learn Providence.
This program focuses on literacy and language acquisition to prepare each child for success in Kindergarten.We also provide Universal Pre-K, one of only seven programs in RI to receive funding.
At Beautiful Beginnings we work hard to stay current on the most up-to-date teaching methods.
In each class there is a certified teacher and all staff attend on-going training throughout the year.
Each day there's plenty of opportunity for children to discover the exciting world around them.
We place equal importance on the social and emotional growth of children at this early age and we believe this balance is critical in their overall development.

School Overview

School Type Early Childhood / Day Care
School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association for the Education of Young Children
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarians
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - Kindergarten
Offers Post-Graduate Year Yes
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported any are able to be reviewed for acceptance
Year Founded 1999

Student Body

Total Students 46 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 70%
State avg.: 19%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 6 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 50%
Average Class Size 12 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(children should be dressed for active play!)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $175
Tuition Notes Preschool & Pre- K $175 a week Toddler $200 Infant $250 We also provide infant and toddler care.
% on Financial Aid 66%
Admissions Director Khadija Lewis Kha
Admissions Associate Josie Carraballo

School Notes:

  • Since opening our doors in 1999, Beautiful Beginnings has been under the direction of Khadija Lewis Khan, MEd, Executive Director.  Beautiful Beginnings offers Infant and Toddler classrooms, as well as Department of Education certified Pre-School and Kindergarten classrooms. We provide breakfast, lunch and snacks daily. We are in a beautiful new location designed specifically for early education. We are an Early Reading First Partner site with Ready to Learn Providence. This program focuses on literacy and language acquisition to prepare each child for success in Kindergarten. We also provide Universal Pre-K, one of only seven programs in RI to receive funding. Additionally, we provide Head Start space and Early Head Start due to partnerships with Children Friends and Service and Meeting Street. At Beautiful Beginnings we work hard to stay current on the most up-to-date teaching methods. In each class there is a certified teacher and all staff attend on-going training throughout the year. Each day there's plenty of opportunity for children to discover the exciting world around them. We place equal importance on the social and emotional growth of children at this early age and we believe this balance is critical in their overall development.
  • Profile last updated: 10/02/2012

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Elmwood Community School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is The San Miguel School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Doric Day School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Providence Elmwood Community School
    All-boys | Special Education School (Nonsectarians)
    801 Elmwood Ave
    Providence , RI , 02907
    (401)490-4095
    All-boys | Special Education School (Nonsectarians)
    0.2  mi  |  4  students  |  Gr.  8-9
  • Providence
    The San Miguel School
    All-boys  (Roman Catholic)
    12 Carter St
    Providence , RI , 02907
    (401)467-9777
    All-boys  (Roman Catholic)
    0.5  mi  |  62  students  |  Gr.  6-9
  • Providence
    The Tides School
    Special Education School (Nonsectarians)
    790 Broad St
    Providence , RI , 02907
    (401)467-8228
    Special Education School (Nonsectarians)
    0.7  mi  |  8  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Providence
    Bishop Mcvinney Elementary School
    (Roman Catholic)
    155 Gordon Ave
    Providence , RI , 02905
    (401)781-2370
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.7  mi  |  231  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Cranston Doric Day School
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Nonsectarians)
    145 Pontiac Avenue
    Cranston , RI , 02910
    (401)941-6051
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Nonsectarians)
    0.7  mi  |  21  students  |  Gr.  PK-K

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