World Around Us – Creative, Nurturing Child Care in White Bear Lake and North St. Paul
At World Around Us Child Care Center we understand that one of the most important decisions you’ll ever make is where to start your child’s education. Our safe, secure, and stimulating environment is the perfect place for children to develop their unique gifts and talents, and to discover the world around us! Our exceptional, research-based educational programs have been developed by early childhood education experts, and our highly trained and enthusiastic teachers engage in a partnership with each family. Through ongoing dialogue, you’ll always know what your child is learning and how you can participate in the education experience. Our centers provide children ages six weeks to 12 years with innovative educational programs that prepare them for school and inspire a lifetime love of learning. If you look closely, you’ll find that every activity has been designed to support the development and well-being of your child. World Around Us Child Care plans your child’s day with the knowledge of the beginning years of a child’s life are critical for building the early foundation needed for success later in school and life. Research shows that brain development is most rapid in the first five years of life. Our goal is to create a program that truly reflects the lives of our children, families, staff and community. The use our world-at-your child’s-fingertips approach to parent-teacher partnership, tracking your child’s development across goals for success in our world!
What Makes World Around Us Different?
With dozens of day care, child care, and preschool options in the White Bear Lake and North St. Paul areas, why choose us?
- Our first-rate program is accredited by the NECPA (link www.necpa.net) and has 4-Star Parent Aware rating (link parentaware.org) – a sign of our commitment to early childhood education from infants through school age kids.
- We offer longer care hours than most other child care centers. We’re open 5:30 am to 6:30 pm Monday through Friday, giving flexibility to parents who need to leave for work earlier or don’t get off until later.
- We have an in-house cook and a commercial-grade kitchen. Our menus are healthy and flexible, full of fresh fruits and vegetables. We’ll get the approval of your pickiest eaters!
- Our in-house cook purees fresh fruits and vegetables for our infant food.
- We have an on-site Language Coordinator who creates age-appropriate curriculum for ASL, Spanish, and French.
- Our state-of-the-art facility creates a safe, secure and fun atmosphere for learning.
- We are family-owned and operated, giving you all the benefits of a personal, in-home daycare with all the perks of a larger staff and facility.
- World Around us has easy transportation to and from elementary schools for your school-aged child. These buses also allow us to take plenty of exciting field trips and to be involved in our community in a unique and personal way!
- Our prices are competitive and affordable!