Are you looking for a play based child care center in Seattle?

If this describes you, then you have come to the right school! At Seattle Learning Center, a licensed Seattle child care and preschool provider, your child will be in a safe and nurturing environment that encourages them to:

  • Experience a variety of physical and stimulating play activities
  • Develop their cognitive, physical, and social/emotional skills
  • Interact and socialize with other kids their own age
  • Gain a love for learning, be independent learners, and have fun!

“Social and emotional school readiness is critical for young children’s early school success-and may even set the stage for success later in life. Those children who enter school without these basic social and emotional competencies are not ready to learn, are less likely to be successful in the early years of school and may face a cascade of behavioral, emotional and academic problems through out their young lives.” -According to the research of National Institute of Mental Health.

Children learn through play. At SLC, we place emphasis on the benefits of learning through play and the importance of developing social-emotional skills . By teaching students skills in self-awareness, self-management, getting along with others, and decision-making, we are giving them the foundation to be successful life long learners in society. In the report, published in the peer-reviewed journal Child Development, researchers led by Joseph A. Durlak, a professor emeritus of psychology at the University of Chicago, found that students who took part in social and emotional learning programs have better grades than those who did not participate.

“Want to Get Your Kids Into College? Let Them Play” -CNN

 


 

Currently, we offer the following full-day child care programs:

Queen Anne Location:
A full-day preschool and childcare program for children ages 12 months to 5 years old. Our school is open from 7:00am to 6:00pm, Monday to Friday. Our program operates yearly and follows the school year calendar (September to August). The center is licensed for 37 children.

Montlake Location:
A full-day program for infants and toddlers ages 3 months to 35 months. Our school is open from 7:30am to 6:00pm, Monday to Friday. Our program operates yearly and follows the school year calendar (September to August). The center is licensed for 21 children.

 

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