Full-time and part-time preschool and childcare
Seattle Learning Center is a play based school that pursues quality early childhood education. Our teachers are passionate about inspiring a creative learning environment, developing children’s social/emotional, physical and cognitive skills, and promoting physical activity at an early age.
Both our Queen Anne/Montlake schools have passed the Washington State Early Achievers Standards and are registered Early Achievers Centers.
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.
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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1. Teach children to be a good friend, to be kind especially to those different from them, to be considerate of others.
2. Teach them to read and anything else you would like.
The world will benefit more from kind illiterate people than literate but selfish individuals.
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