Lela Day School

  • Lela Day School's mission is to achieve academic excellence by teaching one child at a time.
  • Lela Day School is an extension of Lil' Einstein's Learning Academy.
  • It is conducted by a degreed, state certified teacher and is proven to be academically more advanced then the public school district.
  • Our Philosophy is we believe in making children our top priority by offering an educational, but fun, family-like environment.
  • Li'l Einsteins originated with the belief that children are born geniuses.
  • As educators, we strive to embrace the intelligence of each child by offering an elite curriculum to children as young as 6 weeks of age to school-aged children, placing the emphasis on the development of children's learning, emotional, physical, and social skills.
  • We believe that your child should feel safe and secure while at day care.

School Overview

School TypeEarly Childhood / Day Care
School Membership(s)School Assoc.Other special emphasis association(s)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-1

Student Body

Total Students108 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 19%
Students by Grade Lela Day School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio10:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

Nearby Private Schools

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  • Bear
    Great New Beginnings
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-4 | 160 students
    0.6 miles
    14 St. Andrews Road
    Bear, DE 19701
    (302) 838-1000
    0.6 NS-4
  • Bear
    Grades: PK-12 | 1117 students
    0.8 miles
    2801 Del Laws Rd
    Bear, DE 19701
    (302) 834-8938
    0.8 PK-12
  • Bear
    Grades: NS-12 | 574 students
    1.9 miles
    1390 Red Lion Road
    Bear, DE 19701
    (302) 834-2526
    1.9 NS-12
  • Newark
    Grades: PK-2 | 105 students
    1.9 miles
    22 Peoples Plaza
    Newark, DE 19702
    (302) 836-1411
    1.9 PK-2
  • Newark
    Paxson Lane KinderCare
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    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-PK
    2 miles
    100 Paxson Dr
    Newark, DE 19702
    (302) 834-6931
    2 NS-PK

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