Westwood Knowledge Beginnings

Tel: (781)329-9550
  • We are proud of our long-tenured caregivers. We have a combined total of 110 years of experience within this company! Our teachers have an excellent team ethic and support their families through the early years of care with pride.
  • Our teachers have various backgrounds including moms and grandmas! Our teachers hold degrees ranging from Child Development Associate Credentials to graduate degrees.
  • All of our caregivers hold a State Certificate from the Department of Early Education and Care.

School Overview

School TypeEarly Childhood / Day Care
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-Prekindergarten
Year Founded1999

Student Body

Total Students35 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
30%
State avg.: 24%
Students by GradeWestwood Knowledge Beginnings Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers1 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio35:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

School Notes

  • Knowledge Beginnings in Westwood has been in operation since the spring of 1999. Once inside our doors, you will feel welcomed and comfortable, by our enthusiastic, caring staff and our unusual, fun architecturally structured building. Many of our staff has been here with us since the doors opened and have had the opportunity to build bonds with families over the years. Our center offers a sense of security with key pad entrances at both our front door and our playground door. We have two playgrounds located in the back of our building. The children enter the playground directly from our building. They have the opportunity to run, climb, ride bikes or paint a picture while outside. We are conveniently located on Route 1, next to the Lambert’s Plaza, in Westwood. We are open Monday through Friday, 6:30 AM – 6:00 PM, 52 weeks a year, with only 9 major holiday closings. We care for Infants through Prekindergarten in a loving, educational environment.
  • Our center offers a sense of security with key pad entrances at both our front door and our playground door. Our playgrounds are completely fenced-in with access directly from the building. All of our caregivers are certified in CPR and First Aid.
  • Hours Of Operation: 6:30 AM to 6:00 PM, M-F
  • MAAC- Child Care Resources
  • Profile last updated: 05/19/2016

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  • Westwood
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    All-boys (Roman Catholic)
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  • Dedham
    Grades: PK-8 | 267 students
    1.4 miles
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    Dedham, MA 02026
    (781)329-0850
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  • Dedham
    Ursuline Academy
    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 7-12 | 432 students
    1.7 miles
    85 Lowder St
    Dedham, MA 02026
    (781)326-6161
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  • Dedham
    Kids Place At The Vna
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: PK-K | 28 students
    1.8 miles
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    1.8PK-K
    28
  • Norwood
    Grades: NS-8 | 379 students
    2.1 miles
    249 Nahatan St
    Norwood, MA 02062
    (781)769-5354
    2.1NS-8
    379

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