Summit Kids Academy offers toddler care for children aged 1 and 2 years. Our toddler program recognizes that once children are past their first year of life and leave the baby stage behind, they need a lot more stimulation and chances to play, move, and learn in a safe environment. That’s just what your toddler will get at Summit Kids Academy!
Toddlers love to experiment with their new independence and sense of self, but need a safe setting in which to do explore. Our Toddler classrooms provide just the right environment for your child’s growth and development, because all of the equipment, toys, furnishings, and learning materials are age appropriate for these little explorers.
Like all of our programs, Summit Kids Academy’s Toddler Care is geared to helping kids explore and learn about their world while enhancing their social, emotional, physical, creative, linguistic and cognitive development. We also work closely with parents, who can also view their child at any time over our secured network via our live webcams.
To learn more about our Toddler Care program and our warm and professional teachers and daycare staff, call (561) 432-3577 or contact us online. We’d love to meet you and welcome your toddler to the Summit Kids Academy family!
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