Parental Involvement

Beginnings Schools ensure that all families, regardless of family structure—socioeconomic, racial, religious, and cultural backgrounds; gender; abilities or preferred languages—are included in all aspects of our program. We are a parent cooperative, and require every parent or guardian to participate

Hands On Learning

Our program recognizes the deep interplay between intellectual, emotional and physical abilities, and the need to develop all these through a rich blending of social interaction and individual exploration. Our curriculum creates an environment that engages, sustains and encourages children

Join Us

At Beginnings, we accept children from 3 months to five years of age, regardless of race, color, religion, ethnic, cultural or physical background. Preference is given to siblings of children already enrolled. All openings are available according to space.

Nurturing Children’s Lives

Beginnings is a cooperative community and a home away from home. It is a place where children feel cared for and secure and where families can feel relaxed, supported and involved.

This website is a resource to help you better understand our program and to guide our partnership as we work together to provide excellent care for your child.

Beginnings Schools are nonprofit, NAEYC-accredited early learning programs.

Our Philosophy


We at Beginnings believe strongly in the need to foster individual growth and self-esteem for every child. The particular needs of each child and each family are our priority. We strive to maintain an atmosphere of emotional trust and a respect of open communication. At...

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Standards of Excellence


You have chosen an early childhood program for your child that is accredited by the National Association for the Education of Young Children. NAEYC administers the largest and most widely recognized national, voluntary, professionally sponsored accreditation system for all early childhood schools and child care...

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