Deer Pond Edu-Care, Inc.

Deer Pond Edu-Care, Inc. Photo #1 - Waiting for the bus. Before and after school for Hollis and Waterboro Elementary schools.
Deer Pond Edu-Care, Inc. Photo #2 - Preschool royal lunch. Each child earned jewels on their crowns all summer for good table manners.
Deer Pond Edu-Care, Inc. Photo #3 - Enjoying one of many fun field trips throughout the summer program.
Deer Pond Edu-Care, Inc. Photo #4 - More fun on field trips!
Deer Pond Edu-Care, Inc. Photo #5 - Fenced in playgrounds with security cameras. Three different playground for infants, toddlers, preschool age and school age.
Deer Pond Edu-Care, Inc. Photo #6 - Field trip to pick blueberries in the summer and then apples in the fall.
Deer Pond Edu-Care, Inc. Photo #7 - Each year the Hollis fire department comes to the daycare and let's the children explore the fire truck and ambulance. They also dress up and show the kids what to do in case of a real fire. We have monthly fire drills.
Deer Pond Edu-Care, Inc. Photo #8 - Hiking in Wells. This summer the school age children hiked 151 miles total! We are members of the 5210 Let's Go Program and encourage healthy eating choices!
Deer Pond Edu-Care, Inc. Photo #9 - Out for a walk with some of the infants. We have a quad stroller and other strollers. The infants have a private outside play area with fun activities.
Deer Pond Edu-Care, Inc. Photo #10 - Lots of messy fun with our toddlers and jr. preschoolers! Each day begins with an educational circle time followed by a routine structured day. Observations are documented on each child and kept in their portfolios. We follow the Maine Roads to Quality and are members.
  • Deer Pond Edu-Care, Inc. serves 65 students in grades Nursery/Preschool and is a member of the National Association for the Education of Young Children.
  • The student:teacher of Deer Pond Edu-Care, Inc. is 5:1 and the school's religious affiliation is Nonsectarian.

School Overview

School TypeEarly Childhood / Day Care
School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association for the Education of Young Children
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool

Student Body

Total Students65 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
Students by Grade Deer Pond Edu-Care, Inc. Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio5:1
National avg.: 13:1
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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    Grades: PK-K | 145 students
    10.9 miles
    432 Goodwins Mills Rd
    Alfred, ME 04002
    10.9 PK-K

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