To create and advance high quality, diverse educational communities that teach children the foundations of life-long learning and social responsibility.
infant + toddler
Curriculum for our early childhood programs is guided by The Creative Curriculum, a comprehensive, research-based approach to teaching. We believe in using teaching methods that match the way children develop and learn.
Ages 18 months – 4 years
Preschoolers’ learning is thoughtfully and intentionally supported in the areas of language, mathematics thinking, science, arts, motor skills and social-emotional learning. Children are guided in their discoveries and foster the skills of life-long learning.
Ages 4 – 12
Extended Day Programs
The extended day program offers a time for children to finish homework, read, play or create art. The curriculum is built on these learning areas: language and literacy, mathematical thinking, scientific thinking, social studies, personal and social development, physical development and the arts.
Rising K – 6th grade
Wonders Day Camp for rising K through 6th graders at Horace Mann Elementary, starting June 19th. Wonders Friendship Camp, a learn-play-based camp for rising Pre-K and K students at Horace Mann. There is also our new camp at Little Falls starting on July 24th!
Preschool Child Care Starter Kit
It is well researched and proven, children play to learn. Children crave playtime and it turns out that it’s crucial for healthy development. Our early learning curriculum is based on this. When you’re new to considering your early learning options, you may find this Starter Kit helpful.
The Handy Family Book
All things Wonders in one cute and convenient place! This PDF format book answers most of your Wonders Programs questions.
Wonders Annual Report
As we look back on the 2014-2015 school year and celebrate our 40th anniversary celebrations in 2016, we are amazed by all that has changed around us. At the same time, we are energized by our steadfast commitment to our core values: supporting access to high quality early childhood and extended day programs and creating a professional workforce by investing in our teachers and staff.
Wonders Pre-K Success
Our students head off to kindergarten set for school success. The
Wonders community fosters curiosity and caring as we prepare
enthusiastic learners eager to discover their world and the people in