School Of Little Scholars

  • School of Little Scholars' private preschool and kindergarten programs promote each child's social, emotional, cognitive, and academic development in positive ways designed to further curiosity and creativity.
  • Each classroom environment creatively respects the developmental needs of each student.
  • School of Little Scholars will not compromise its mission of nurturing the positive growth and development of children.
  • The security and safety of Serendipity students are paramount. The students' happiness and personal growth are the products of the caring and loving staff and the positive physical environment of the school.
  • The success of School of Little Scholars will be measured by witnessing our students who not only find happiness and joy in our educational setting but who learn with incredible proficiency.
  • Our curriculum encompasses each child's participation, interest, enthusiasm, and ideas.
  • Children at School of Little Scholars may express their ideas and follow their dreams without subjective or artificial restrictions.
  • Our loving, well-educated, and experienced staff respect, encourage, and guide Serendipity students while respecting individual temperaments, talents, and abilities.
  • Little Scholars children learn through positive, cognitive activities directed by talented, caring teachers.
  • They sense that School of Little Scholars is a "home-away-from-home" school where they will receive a wonderful education in a nurturing, positive environment.
  • All aspects of teaching take place in relaxed, nurturing atmospheres.
  • Self-esteem takes precedence. Little Scholars students are encouraged to learn to make their own decisions and to solve problems.
  • Our ultimate objective envisions the long-term personal and educational growth of our students that will bolster their personal and professional success and happiness.

School Overview

School TypeAlternative School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association for the Education of Young Children
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten
Year Founded1996
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students54 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
73%
State avg.: 45%
Students by Grade School Of Little Scholars Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers1 teacher
Average Class Size12 students
Classroom Dress CodeFormal

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$480
Tuition Notes$480.00 Full Time Program 9-3 M-F $120.00 Extended Day Care 6:30-9, 3-6
Admissions DirectorIda Tillmann

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.5 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Kid Fit, Spanish Class, Warrior Tots

Arts and Music Programs:
Art Class, Piano Class

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