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Hope Grows Child Development Center

Programs at Hope Grows Child Development Center

Hope Grows Child Development Center has embraced the principles of progressive education. Our program nurtures children’s development, encourages respect for others and fosters students’ ability to observe, question, evaluate and make decisions.

At Hope Grows, our values address the world’s abiding need for compassion, community, responsibility and independent thought. We celebrate both individuality and diversity, cultivating understanding of various backgrounds and viewpoints. We design and foster generous time outdoors to engage students with the environment, reflecting our respect for the natural world.

Infant Program

Infant Program is built for babies on the move; bright mirrors, warm rugs sensory tables, great books and baskets filled with soft natural materials. There are musical instruments, toys for pretend play, safe equipment and outdoor space to enjoy.

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Toddler Program

Toddler Program is built for active and enthusiastic children to satisfy their natural curiosity. There are warm reading nooks, sensory tables and toys, great books, pretend play areas, bins filled with dress-up and exploratory materials, musical instruments and outdoor spaces to play and explore.

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Twos Program

Two year old space is built for active, enthusiastic movers and shakers asserting their independence and challenging boundaries. This space is filled with bright sensory toys, clothes for dress-up and pretend play, musical instruments to explore and outdoor spaces to play and explore.

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Preschool Program

Preschool Space is built for active and enthusiastic children who are developing their self-esteem and independence. Learning centers promote their curiosity, exploration and discovery: refine and expand their newly discovered skills.

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Pre-K Program

Pre-K space is built to enhance those newly found skills through fully stocked learning centers that promote exploration, discovery and creativity to display their independent emergent skills and learning styles.

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School Age Program

School age space is built for the children who are in the program before and after school will have the opportunity to do homework as well as enjoy a broad range of engaging hands-on activities that will allow them to develop their own interests and skills.

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Before and After School Program

Hope Grows Child Development Center offers a Before and After School Program. Families requiring before and after-school care, the Lost Knife center opens at 7:00am and closes at 6:00pm. We take children to school and we pick children up from school.

Winter & Spring Break Camp and Summer Programs

Hope Grows also has an active and fun-filled Summer Program that entertains children 5 years through 12 years of age. Field trips to different thematic destinations, swimming and hands on arts and crafts are some of the fun things that are included in the summer program. We also offer Winter and Spring Break Camp.

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