Welcome To SmartiPants Preschool

And Childcare Center!

"Parents need to fill a child's bucket of self esteem so high that the rest of the world can't poke enough holes in it to drain it dry."
Alvin Price

Our Number One Goal At Smartipants Preschool Is To Help You Fill That Bucket!

What We Do At Smartipants Preschool:

Encouraging children in social development by providing opportunities for sharing, taking turns, making friends, resolving conflicts, solving problems, helping others, and building self-esteem.

Encouraging emotional development through verbal expressions of thoughts and feelings, experiencing rules and limits, natural and logical consequences, experiencing kindness, justice, and empathy and recognizing and accepting emotions in others.

Encouraging children in developing responsibility for one's own actions in self-help, health, safety, and interpersonal areas, and to exercise appropriate independence.

Encouraging children to develop physically through outdoor and indoor games and activities.

Encouraging creativity and intellectual development by widening a child's experiences.

Provide opportunities for a lifetime of creative living and learning.

Staff Qualifications:

The persons selected for childcare positions must possess the requirements set by the state. All childcare workers must have a warm and friendly personality, be sensitive to the feelings and needs of others, be able to relate well with children, and be willing to fulfill job responsibilities in accordance with our programs philosophy.

All employees must be able to maintain a professional attitude towards the children, the families, and the staff at all times. They must be willing to continue training in the field of early childhood education. All childcare workers must be a model for the children, demonstrating the kinds of values, attitudes, beliefs, expectations, and choices that make SmartiPants Preschool an excellent organization.

All childcare workers must respect both children and parents. They must show warmth and patience and have a general regard for a child's care and well-being. They must be able to provide children with warmth, love, tenderness, and security. All staff must be creative, imaginative, and resourceful in their work and play with the children.

All childcare workers must be aware of the importance in controlling unacceptable behavior in a positive approach.

Smartipants Preschool Programs
Preschool program in York Maine
Meet the SmartiPants Staff
The staff at SmartiPants Preschool are the best in York County