The Little Dolphin

Tel: (718)641-7754
  • The Little Dolphin School is dedicated to enhancing young children's intellectual, social, emotional, physical, and creative development.
  • We do this in a warm, nurturing environment filled with appropriate opportunities for children to explore the world around them.
  • Children learn and develop differently.  Our program is individualized, as well as based on themes designed to spark enthusiasm and creativity in young minds.
  • Our curriculum is based on the New York State Standards of excellence.
  • The Little Dolphin School is an early childhood learning center.  We service children from 2-5 years of age in our nursery, pre-k and kindergarten classes.
  • The Little Dolphin is licensed by the New York City Department of Health, chartered by the New York State Board of Regents, and is an active member of the National Association for the Education of Young Children.
  • Our curriculum is based on the New York State standards of excellence.
  • We hope to reach these goals years end.  Though we concentrate on social skills for our early childhood learners, academic pursuits are evident from the youngest to the oldest classrooms.

School Overview

School Type Early Childhood / Day Care
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool-Prekindergarten
Year Founded 1982

Student Body

Total Students 52 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
50%
State avg.: 30%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 3 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
10%
Average Class Size 20 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Acceptance Rate
100%
National avg.: 85%
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