About the Long Beach Day Nursery
Long Beach Day Nursery is the first licensed childcare program in Long Beach, the first to meet the high standards required for accreditation by the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC), and the oldest continuously licensed private social welfare agency in the state of California.
The mission of the Long Beach Day Nursery is to provide quality early care and education for young children of working parents.
Long Beach Day Nursery is dedicated to the belief that a good start in the formative years of childhood provides children with a lasting foundation for success throughout their lives.
Long Beach Day Nursery provides an extraordinary value to parents. The following benefits are included:
- ACCESSIBLE CHILD CARE:
Hours of operation 6:30AM - 6:00 PM, 12 months a year
- AN ACCREDITED PROGRAM:
developmentally appropriate, anti-bias curriculum with kindergarten readiness.
- LOW TEACHER - CHILD RATIO:
(Infants, 1:3, Toddlers 1:4, Preschool 1:8)
- HIGHLY TRAINED, QUALIFIED TEACHERS:
low rate of turnover, bi-lingual
- EARLY INTERVENTION PROGRAM:
with a consulting Child Psychologist
- PARENT INVOLVEMENT:
Parent meetings; advisory committees; parent-teacher conferences
- NUTRITIOUS MEALS AND SNACKS:
Breakfast, lunch and snacks daily
- PRE KINDERGARTEN PROGRAM:
Computers, Pre-Literacy, Science, Art
- PRIMARY CAREGIVERS AND CONTINUITY OF CARE:
for Infants and Toddlers
- PARENT-CHILD EVENTS:
LBDN Goals Put Children First:
To provide high quality affordable care to children
To enable parents of young children to be employed or complete their education.
To partner with parents for the personal growth and development of their child.
To enhance the social, emotional, physical and intellectual development of the young children enrolled in our school.