Infant/Nido

ages 3 months - 12 months

The staff ratio is 4 to 1 in this highly nurturing program which is designed to develop basic trust, independence, and socialization as well as stimulate the developing senses. This program provides infants 3 months to 12 months the freedom to explore the world in a safe and caring environment.  In accordance with Montessori philosophy, children are free to explore their carefully prepared environment, developing independence, the root of decision-making skills, and trust.  Materials are designed to encourage the gross and fine motor development of infants while also stimulating the child's developing senses.  Each day includes music, reading, language stimulation, and opportunities to develop core strength to prepare the child for standing and walking.