It’s an exciting time for our children and parents when they know school is starting. Meeting new friends and teachers, in a new location, is something students excitedly anticipate. PreK students want to explore other areas outside their home and local playground. They know there is more out there to see and the teachers and staff at the Margaux Early Childhood School are here to provide fun, new ways for them to explore and learn. PreK is an exciting class for children. It’s a time when they are building social skills like being attentive and following directions. At the Margaux Early Childhood School, our teachers understand this to be an important time for our PreK students. Learning to listen, understand what is being asked, and following directions is one of the many keys to growing and thriving in school and in life. Our goal is to offer each student high-quality early childhood education programs and experiences in order to prepare them for their school years and cultivate a love of learning at an early age. Our PreK students develop better language skills, do very well on school readiness assessments, and are successful in transitioning to kindergarten. Our PreK students learn social skills that will benefit them as they grow older.

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PreK Class Instills Life-Long Learning in Children

Our PreK students come to us ready to learn. Their adventurous spirit helps them grow, make new friends, and learn about new people, places, and things. Our teachers are there to support their curiosity and cognitive development as well as their social and emotional skills necessary to make new friends. PreK is a time to grow, explore, and become ready for the school years ahead. Our teachers and staff will work with your children to help them become accustomed to school, being in class with other students, working together, exploring their new environment, and positively interacting with teachers and other adults.

School Bells are Ringing for PreK Students

Our PreK classes are Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. and our staff to child ratio is 1 to 10. Our PreK students are all 4 or 5 years old and are excited to start their first days of school. Our teachers and staff look forward to meeting our students and will work with them every day to help them grow into young students who look forward to learning. Our teachers and staff are excited to provide your children with the tools they will need to begin their life of learning. For more information call 305-667-9470.

Parents looking for a caring, nurturing daycare in Coral Gables, Pinecrest, Coconut Grove, and South Miami should call the Margaux Early Childhood School. Our toddler daycare is designed to help children grow through social interactions with their peers and teachers. Social and emotional development is a main goal for this age group. This is supported by caring teachers, who will work with the children to enable self-expression. This age is when toddlers begin to explore the world around them and are guided by nurturing teachers, who will help them learn about themselves and others. Our children learn both in the classroom and outdoors, with other students, through teacher supervision and interaction.

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Learning and Development for Daycare Students

Each of our daycare classrooms provides a nurturing and secure space for children to learn about their environment, their fellow students, and their caring teachers. Our goal is to promote learning and development using materials which support sensory-motor development. We provide manipulatives and materials of different sizes, shapes, colors, sound, texture, and smell in our everyday learning. Daycare students can play with these toys and objects, each day, and build skills that lead to responsibility and sharing – two important social skills. Each day is an adventure, where learning is exciting and new. Our teachers look forward to seeing our daycare students each day, and are excited to share new learning, language, and experiences with them.

Daycare Children Look Forward to Learning

Our daycare students love to come to the Margaux Early Childhood School because each day is filled with fun and exciting new ways to learn. Our daycare children don’t even realize they are learning, as they play, talk, and interact with this a dynamic environment and nurturing teachers. Our teachers are excited to work with daycare students and support their language skill development. As children are beginning to use words to ask for items and express themselves, our teachers create additional ways for their new-found skills to be used, reinforced, and celebrated. Teachers work closely with each student to provide the tool necessary to express themselves. Our program uses language, music, and sounds to further engage children and continue to develop their communication skills. We offer a five-day program from 8:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. or 8:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. or a three-day program from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Our daycare classrooms have a staff to student ratio of 1:5. For more information about our daycare program, please call us at 305-667-9470.

When your child is ready for day care, you want to be sure the day care center where you are thinking about placing them can help encourage your child to continue to grow. Our teachers at the Margaux Early Childhood School understand that teaching happens best when your child feels socially comfortable. Our caring teachers go above and beyond to make sure your child feels at ease to socially interact with other students and teachers in a developmentally appropriate way. Social and emotional development is so important at this age. Children need to feel wanted and cared for in order for them to engage in meaningful learning. Our day care center focuses on those feelings to make sure each child knows they are emotionally supported.

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Teachers Create the Day Care Center Experience for Children

Our teachers understand that their positive and enthusiastic attitude helps shape the mind and feelings of our day care center children. Each of our teachers are happy to be teaching your children about new things each day. They understand that they are the guide in each child’s experience and work to teach understanding, kindness, and a positive sense of self. Our teachers are chosen because they truly understand children. Every one of our teachers are happy to be with your day care center students and teach them. With a staff to child ratio of 1 to 4 at this age, our teachers are able to fully interact with your child to make sure they are having the best day care center experience possible.

Providing a Positive Education

As daycare center teachers, it’s our goal to provide an education that is built on respect, learning, security, and love. Understanding our day care center children is our main goal. We strive to educate in a positive setting, making each child feel welcome and secure. We want each child to discover his and her own self, among other day care center children and the world around them. We provide different classes so parents can choose which works best for them. Each 18 – 24-month-old child needs a different environment. We provide three options to choose from, including a five-day program from 8:30 a.m. until 2:45 p.m., a five-day program from 8:30 a.m. until 11:45 a.m., and a three-day program from 8:30 a.m. until 2:45 p.m. For more information on toddler daycare, visit www.margauxschool.org or call 305-667-9470.

As a parent, you know when your child is ready to join other children and teachers in an organized environment. You want to make sure they are learning and having fun because that’s how they learn. The question is, where do you send them to attain a loving, nurturing environment? Parents in Coral Gables, Coconut Grove, Pinecrest, and South Miami, FL will tell you to visit the Margaux Early Childhood School, for our love of teaching and learning through a caring and nurturing environment. Our teachers believe in full circle connections, which means your child is at the center and the faculty and family surround them with love, enthusiasm, and unconditional support. We believe working with parents as our partners encourages learning and listening that supports each toddler grow at their own pace.

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Learning Through Social Interactions in Toddler Daycare

Your child will learn through play and social interactions in toddler daycare. Our caring and nurturing teachers guide our students through playgroup class to make sure they are having a fun-filled, learning experience. Each of our teachers provide every toddler with opportunities to learn about themselves, fellow classmates, and the world around them. With a staff to child ratio of 1 to 4 for this age group, our teachers are always available for our toddler daycare students. Our toddlers range in age 15 to 24 months old and enjoy their time playing and learning as they expand their vocabulary and methods of communicating with others. Our goal at Margaux Early Childhood School is to have our toddlers develop a positive sense of self, cultivate a love of learning, build self-care and self-regulation skills, and honor their spiritual identities.

Developing Communication Skills in Toddler Daycare

Our toddler daycare classroom features toys and materials of many colors, shapes, sizes, and textures to support them in their sensory-motor period. As language development begins in each child, our teachers work with them to build on this skill by playing games and using self talk to expose children to a growing vocabulary. Our teachers also use other tools to help develop communication skills. They introduce and play music and listen to language and sounds to continue the development. Our classrooms are places where students feel comfortable and each day they are excited to come to school and take part in their community. Each toddler becomes an important part of our toddler daycare class and takes part in dancing, painting, and playing. As teachers, we look forward to each question our toddlers ask or gestures that they make because we understand that every inquiry is a learning opportunity. Our community is built on kindness toward each other, joy, and support. Our toddler daycare classes are five days a week from 8:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., five days a week from 8:30 a.m. until 11:45 a.m., or a three-day class from 8:30 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. For more information on toddler daycare, visit www.margauxschool.org or call 305-667-9470.

Learning through social interactions and emotional development is at the core of childcare at the Margaux Early Childhood School. Children from Coral Gables, South Miami, Coconut Grove, and Pinecrest, FL enjoy playing together while learning with caring teachers and friends surrounding them. Our classroom is both indoors and outdoors, to provide multiple learning environments. Children explore each space with curiosity and through this process learn about their environment and themselves.

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With a staff to child ratio of 1 to 6 for children who are two years-old, our students understand that we are here for them. We listen, understand their needs, and work to have each child grow in their classroom environment. Through social interactions, children learn about the people around them. Each day at the Margaux Early Childhood School, our goal is to strengthen the children’s development through age appropriate activities. Leading children to explore their creativity is key. At this age, social and emotional development is the focus and our teachers work with children from Coconut Grove, South Miami, Coral Gables and Pinecrest, to help them continue to grow and learn.

A core component of social and emotional development is learning about themselves and others. During this sensori-motor period of development, children are surrounded by toys, materials, and manipulatives that vary in color, size, shape and texture, enhancing their learning experience. Expressing themselves is most important and our teachers help them learn to do so through enjoyable experiences. Some ways to help children express themselves is to have them listen to music, sounds and language, which develops their skills of communication.

We offer three different class times and days from which to choose. We offer a five-day program from 8:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., a five-day program from 8:30 a.m. to 11:45 a.m., and a three-day program from 8:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Whichever program you choose, your child will learn and love to come to class. Being around friends and teachers, who are happy to be at school, makes it a fun, nurturing place for students. No matter which program you choose, your child will have a great time being with classmates, growing, and learning to express themselves. We provide a nurturing, caring environment where your child will learn and grow. For more information about the childcare at Margaux Early Childhood School call (305) 667-9470 or reach out to us at www.margauxschool.org.

School bells are ringing for your little one and it’s time for you to pick the best pre-K available, so your child can start their education off the right way. The Margaux Early Childhood School is the place to bring your child for a day filled with learning and fun. Through early childhood games and structured early learning, the children in pre-K build their skills in areas such as emergent reading, emergent writing, and interpersonal communication.

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Enjoying class every day, Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. will give each child the time they need to learn, investigate, and interact with other children their age. Exploring the classroom, discovering answers to their questions, painting, dancing and free play are all ways children learn. At the Margaux Early Childhood School, children are surrounded by endless possibilities. Our goal, along with parents, is to help our young students to develop self-care and a positive sense of self, to understand and honor their spiritual identities and of course, strengthen their love of learning. We strive to have each child experience the world around them. To develop understanding, develop compassion and realize they are connected to everything around them, is our goal.

Pre-K is a time when children learn to support themselves and each other. As a growing person, the students want to learn and come to our program each day ready to experience something new. Our teachers are the gateways for young children to grow, learn and explore their surroundings. They guide them and teach them in all they do. As early childhood teachers, they understand the importance of each child continuing to learn, grow, and enhance the skills they begin learning at home. Continuing to provide them with a positive atmosphere for learning and playing helps children grow and become even more inquisitive, which leads to learning even more. Our pre-k students enjoy coming to school every day. They understand that our school is a safe place to learn, have fun, connect with their friends and their teachers and in doing so, learn about the world around them. For more information about the pre-K program at Margaux Early Childhood School call (305) 667-9470.

Families in South Miami, Coconut Grove, Coral Gables, and the surrounding areas, realize toddlers are on the move, learning as they go.  Encouraging that daily learning through social interaction is what toddlers need to grow. Our teachers and staff at the Margaux Early Childhood School create an interactive, safe, and nurturing environment to provide daily learning, encouragement, and expression. We have earned national accreditation from the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) and our school provides care and education to children from 15 months to 5 years old. One of the most important steps in a child’s development is taking part in high quality toddler daycare.

Exploring the World Around Them

Children ages 15 to 24 months are inquisitive. Exploring is their daily work and the teachers and staff at the Margaux Early Childhood School have thoughtfully planned classrooms and outdoor spaces to promote a learning environment that is safe and fun. Children in toddler daycare are just learning to express themselves. They are discovering new words and associating them to the objects that they represent. We feature classrooms and outdoor play areas designed with toys and manipulatives of all shapes, sizes and texture to encourage learning. Toddlers from South Miami, Coconut Grove, Coral Gables and Pinecrest, FL, are taught expression through music, sounds and language. Our teachers encourage this playtime teaching technique. Toddlers in the toddler daycare program learn and build on the important foundation of socialization while growing emotionally. Social interaction is the root of relationships and when properly nourished, children grow to form healthy relationships with family and friends.

Toddler Daycare for Every Family in Coconut Grove, Coral Gables, Pinecrest and South Miami

We understand that families from Pinecrest, South Miami, Coral Gables, and Coconut Grove have different schedules and that some toddlers may not be ready for a full day program. We offer half day toddler daycare programs to ease them into a routine and full day for those who want more exploratory playtime. Routines are important to toddlers and helps them easily navigate their world. When a toddler learns a routine from a very young age, organization and responsibility become second nature throughout their lives. Responsibility and accomplishment are learned through simple acts, such as putting away a toy or cleaning up after themselves at snack time. For more information on toddler daycare, please visit, www.margauxschool.org or call (305) 667-9470.

Preschool is the foundation of a child’s learning. The foundation built during preschool years is so important to raising curious and inquisitive children. At this age, children want to explore everything from kitchen cabinets and toys to how to put on their own shoes and clothing. The teachers and staff at the Margaux Early Childhood School foster an environment where preschool children feel safe to explore and learn every day. Families from Coral Gables, Coconut Grove, Pinecrest, and South Miami trust the teachers and staff to provide early preschool education to their children. With a 1 to 7 staff to child ratio at this age, each student will have personalized attention, be able to engage in conversation, and express themselves to the teacher. Trust and support are formed between teacher and preschool students and parents.

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Working Parents and Stay-At-Home Parents Agree on the Benefits of Preschool

Stay-at-home moms or dads and working parents from South Miami, Pinecrest, Coconut Grove, and the surrounding areas, understand that their preschool age children need daily interaction with children their own age. Interaction equals learning and each day at the Margaux Early Childhood School, children are immersed in a nurturing culture of learning, socializing, and joyful exploration.  Our classrooms feature toys, objects, desks, and chairs all sized proportionately for preschool learners. Building confidence is an important step in a child’s development and our teachers and staff support and encourage preschool children’s growth through positive interaction, daily nurturing, guidance, and teaching.

Learning Through Play and Interaction

Our teachers and staff understand that preschool students from Coconut Grove, Coral Gables, and Pinecrest, FL, need daily structure. Our programs support social, physical, and cognitive learning. Creating art, reading, taking part in morning meetings, and learning about science are just a few of the subjects our preschool students enjoy. We understand structured class time encourages a love of learning and creates a foundation of self-confidence, which preschool students will build upon through their years of education. Snack time is also another wonderful opportunity for preschool children to learn and understand appropriate behavior while sharing time with friends. Clean up time is also skill-building time for preschool children, where they explore concepts of organization, working together with their classmates, and taking pride in their accomplishments. For more information on preschool programs offered at the Margaux School please visit, www.margauxschool.org or call (305) 667-9470.

Children are curious. They want to learn about everything they see and touch. They ask questions all day long. How many times a day do you hear the question, why? Probably too many to count! Our teachers and staff at the Margaux Early Childhood School love when our PreK students from Coconut Grove, Coral Gable, and South Miami ask why. They know it encourages care, compassion, learning, and creativity.

Nurturing PreK Curiosity

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Pre-K students in Coral Gables, Coconut Grove, South Miami, and the surrounding areas, are nurtured and immersed in an enriching environment at the Margaux Early Childhood School. Our teachers understand the brain is constantly developing. By the age of 5, major brain development occurs. That means a child’s brain grows almost 90% by the first 5 years of their lives. The way young children are treated emotionally and socially helps shape their future selves and the right PreK program will give excellent foundation blocks for their journey. Learning social skills and acceptable behavior as a PreK student helps foster good habits and positive social interaction, which will only benefit them when entering school.

PreK Structured Learning Is Important

Studies have shown that structured learning teaches prek students to follow routines, increases language development, and fosters social interaction, so children learn to listen, share, make friends, and express their feelings. Everyday a prek student is learning something new, from listening to the teacher and communicating with fellow students and teachers to sharing socio-dramatic play with a classmate. All these new experiences help young learners in Pinecrest, Coconut Grove, and South Miami, FL, to grow as a person.

Full Day PreK Programs in South Miami, Coconut Grove, Coral Gables, and Pinecrest, FL

Children are ready to start exploring the world around them from a very early age. One of the most important skills a PreK child in Coconut Grove, Coral Gables, South Miami, and the surrounding areas can learn is socialization. The habits they acquire during their PreK years will stay with them for a lifetime. It’s important to make sure they are enrolled in a reputable PreK program, like the one offered at the Margaux Early Childhood School. PreK programs are full day, Monday through Friday. Attending class each day promotes healthy habits and routines and creates a solid foundation for learning for years to come. For more information about the PreK program at Margaux Early Childhood School visit www.margauxschool.org or call (305) 667-9470.

Child care is so much more than a place to leave your children for a few hours. It’s an opportunity to socialize, learn, and grow in a safe and nurturing environment. Our teachers and staff at the Margaux Early Childhood School understand that playtime and socializing is learning for young children in child care. That’s why residents of South Miami, Coconut Grove, Coral Gables, and Pinecrest, FL bring their children to our child care program. We offer children a fun way to learn and grow while providing peace of mind to busy parents.

Learning through Play

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Encouraging learning through play is one of the greatest ways we can teach our children.

From the moment a child wakes up until they go to sleep, they are curious and want to explore and learn. Parents from South Miami, Coral Gables, Coconut Grove, and the surrounding areas, trust the teachers and staff at the Margaux Early Childhood School to create a solid foundation for children enrolled in our child care program. This foundation will serve the children as they continue to grow and learn each year. Our teachers and staff at the Margaux School have completed state-mandated childcare training classes and engage in ongoing continuing education to provide the most comprehensive educational environment to our youngest learners. Our child care students are surrounded with labeled objects and manipulatives and are encouraged to learn new words each day, dance to different types of music, and color or paint. These are just a few of the engaging, learning techniques our teachers use to stimulate exploration and fun.

Accredited Child Care in Coral Gables, Coconut Grove, Pinecrest, FL, and the Surrounding Areas

Children need interaction to grow and learn socially and emotionally. Parents at home often do not have the tools or the time to provide them all the opportunities for interpersonal, age-appropriate connections. Many parents in Coral Gables, Coconut Grove, Pinecrest, FL, and the surrounding areas need childcare assistance, so they turn to the NAEYC accredited Margaux School. The National Association for the Education of Young Children accreditation is given to early childhood learning schools that seek to promote and attain high quality learning environments for their students. The Margaux School has not only been recognized as a NAEYC school and the Senior Director of Education has also been honored for leadership and excellence in education. Children at the Margaux School learn, play, and grow, through community and friendship with the help of our experienced staff. For more information on childcare in Coral Gables, Coconut Grove, South Miami, and Pinecrest, FL, please visit www.margauxschool.com or call 305-667-9470.