Leila Day Nurseries, Inc.

  • At Leila Day we are committed to promoting children's social, emotional, cognitive and physical growth within a warm, loving environment.
  • We help children learn about their feelings and those of others, and we work to create a community in which children can learn to get along with others.
  • We want children to love "school" and to be active learners with good problem solving skills.
  • We work to foster in children a positive self-image as well as a sense of competence and mastery in which the roots of confidence are anchored.
  • Above all, we try to look at each child's uniqueness, encouraging individual expression and development.
  • We offer a wide range of experiences to enhance self-expression, social awareness, and cognitive exploration.
  • The materials we use to achieve these goals include a range of art media, sensory materials such as sand and water, kitchen equipment for cooking, and a workbench and tools for carpentry.
  • There are blocks and props for building and dramatic play.
  • Music and movement are integrated into the daily routine of kindergarten along with books, stories, poems, and creative writing in many forms.
  • There are also manipulative math materials, games and puzzles, and a great many tools and pieces of equipment to assist in scientific explorations.

School Overview

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

Student Body

Total Students8 students
Student Body Typen/a
% Students of Color
25%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade Leila Day Nurseries, Inc. Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio4:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • New Haven
    Grades: PK-K | 57 students
    0.4 miles
    150 Highland St
    New Haven, CT 06511
    (203)764-9350
    0.4 PK-K
    57
  • North Haven
    Sunny Side Up Preschool
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: PK-K | 45 students
    4.8 miles
    76 Maple Avenue
    North Haven, CT 06473
    (203)239-7395
    4.8 PK-K
    45
  • New Haven
    Grades: PK-8 | 320 students
    2.7 miles
    351 Mckinley Ave
    New Haven, CT 06515
    (203)387-5693
    2.7 PK-8
    320
  • New Haven
    Grades: K-6 | 122 students
    0.5 miles
    830 Whitney Avenue
    New Haven, CT 06511
    (203)776-2123
    0.5 K-6
    122
  • Branford
    St Mary School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 141 students
    5.8 miles
    62 Cedar St
    Branford, CT 06405
    (203)488-8386
    5.8 PK-8
    141

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