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We are proud to work with the following ​quality programs:

ENRICHMENT ACTIVITIES

Mondays
Center Activities
Tuesdays
Stretch-n-Grow
Wednesdays
Special Guests - Omaha Public Library, The Story Peddler
Thursdays
Dance, Dance, Dance
Fridays
Center Activities


Smart Start utilizes a state approved curriculum with age appropriate activities and environments for our classrooms.

School Transportation

 Hillside*

Benson

Adams

​*Morning Only

        INFANT I (6 weeks to 6 months) & INFANT II (6 months to 12 months)
  • ‣ Infants enjoy a large baby room that includes a sleeping area, play area and eating area. 
  • ‣ The entire lower level is equipped with storm proof safety windows, a sprinkler system, and sturdy evacuation cribs for emergencies.
  • ‣We are proud to have an experienced teaching staff with many years of childcare.

Openings are extremely limited - please call for availability.

TODDLER I & TODDLER II (12 to 18 months)
  • ‣ The rooms for our one-year-olds and a room for our 18 month olds are designed to create spaces for our active babies to spread their wings and experience new things.
  • ‣ Our rooms are lively and full of participation!
  • ‣ We offer stimulating toys for sensory experiences, lots of books for literacy, and age-appropriate activities to help the toddlers transition out of the infant room. 
TWO'S & 2/3 TRANSITION ROOM (2 years to 3 years)


 ‣ Our 3 year olds enjoy circle time, centers, free play, outdoor time, reading, songs, sensory activities and more.

‣ The teachers help the children with potty training and transitioning from one activity to another.

‣ Children learn best through play so there is plenty of time throughout the day for children to play. 

‣Our teaching staff have arranged their rooms to include learning areas.   

‣ Some of these areas are dramatic play, blocks, puzzles and library. 

‣ We have large areas for moving  freely and doing large motor activities.   

‣ The curriculum includes themes, nursery rhymes, numbers, letters, colors, shapes, sign language, feelings and coordinating art projects.

PRESCHOOL I & II (3-4-5 years)
  • ‣ Our active preschoolers enjoy bright classrooms organized with centers and specific activities to help them learn and grown.
  • ‣At this stage we strove to improve gross and fine motor skills, cognitive development, promote imaginative play, and a general understanding of the alphabet and word relationship as well as math, science, art and fitness.
  • ‣Spanish words and numbers are incorporated into the curriculum and daily activities 
  • ‣The preschool rooms have a set schedule with circle time, library time, curriculum/learning time, centers, games, and outdoor time.
SCHOOL AGE (6 years & up)
  • Before and After School transportation for select schools as well as accepting busing to and from Smart Start for school age.
  • We are not aligned with OPS so we are open when school is out.

We offer Summer "Camp Smart Start" that includes:

field trips, going to the park, games, reading, art, swim days and exploring their world!


WHAT WE OFFER

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