Great New Beginnings

Great New Beginnings Early Education program has been serving families in the New Castle County area since 1999.
Our program cares for and educates children 8 weeks through our school-aged program including summer camp.
We provide before & after school care for Oberle Elementary School as well as Newark Charter.
Please visit our website at www.gnbkids.com for more detailed information. Our program offers Department of Education certified educators, nutritious lunch and two snacks provided daily, internet viewing available, bright clean and secure environment.
Tours, without an appointment, are given Monday through Friday from 9:30am until 12pm.
All visitors entering our facility will be required to present identification that is verified against a state database for security.
We are playing and learning between the hours of 6:30am and 6pm Monday through Friday! Proud participant in the Delaware Stars quality rating system.
*We also provide emergency/holiday care for when our school-aged friends are on breaks from their elementary school*.

Quick Stats (2021)

  • School Type: Early Childhood / Day Care
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-4
  • Students: 160 students
  • Acceptance rate: 90%
  • Average class size: 12 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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Great New Beginnings ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Delaware for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Nursery/Preschool-4
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
Mild Learning Differences
Year Founded
1999
Summer School Offered
Yes
Summer Program Cost Notes
Please call us for camp rates as they vary age group and program year.
Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students
160 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
73%
State avg.: 25%
Students by Grade
Great New Beginnings Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
24 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
7:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size
12 students
Classroom Dress Code
Casual

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Tuition Notes
Tuition varies according to program age. Please call today for availability and pricing!
Acceptance Rate
90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Kristin Tomczak
Admissions Associate
Linda Clark

School Notes

  • Our program serves children from 8 weeks through school-aged children.   
Profile last updated: 01/13/2021

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Quick Stats (2021)

  • School Type: Early Childhood / Day Care
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-4
  • Students: 160 students
  • Acceptance rate: 90%
  • Average class size: 12 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in New Castle County, DE is $12,174 for elementary schools and $13,862 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in New Castle County, DE is 89% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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