12 Things

. . . that are important to know about SYC

  • Young children learn through play.
  • Children select their own play themes.
  • Children are treated with warmth and respect by teachers.
  • We believe in the child development process–that each child will grow and learn at her own rate.
  • We foster children’s self-esteem.
  • We help children learn to resolve conflicts by communicating their feelings and helping them develop problem-solving skills.
  • Open ended art activities promote creativity.
  • We help with the transition from home to school.
  • Children learn group skills in a developmentally appropriate way.
  • We believe in parents as partners in the education of their children.
  • We promote literacy development in ways that are meaningful to young children.
  • Joy.