Early Childhood Infant & Toddler Programs Offered

Guppies 1 Infants 6wks - 6mths

Your baby will be cooing and gurgling, wiggling and kicking, rolling over and trying to sit up by herself.  

Guppies 2 6mths-12mths

Crawling and trying to take their first steps. Remember that a warm, responsive and dependable adult caregiver is the most essential ingredient to her healthy development. 

Minnows 12mth-15mths

  

Developing a real personality. She is still growing rapidly, but not as dramatically as in the first year. As she begins to walk, run and climb, she

gains confidence and a greater sense of independence.

Seahorses 15mts-18mths

Children need encouragement and freedom to explore, as well as clear boundaries and limits to feel safe.

Penguins 18mths-24mths

  

Your child is becoming his own person.  Watch him as he starts to walk, run and climb with ease.  At this stage, your child needs encouragement and freedom to explore, as well as clear boundaries and limits to feel safe.

Seaturtles 2-2 1/2 yrs.

 The introduction to potty training begins.     At this stage, your child needs encouragement and freedom to explore, as well as clear boundaries and limits to feel safe. 

Early Childhood Pre-School Programs

Whales 2 1/2 - 3yrs

  

Complete the potty training process.

By the time your child reaches 36 months, she will probably have a vocabulary of around 900 words and use three to five word sentences. Your child at this stage is bursting with curiosity. Your praise, encouragement and support as she works to perfect her motor skills and increase her knowledge of the world around her will help her grow up strong, happy and confident.

Starfish 3-3 1/2yrs

 Our Starfish class is for children who are 3 to 3 1/2 years old.  In this program, children have completed the potty training process. 

Your child at this stage is bursting with curiosity. Your praise, encouragement and support as she works to perfect her motor skills and increase her knowledge of the world around her will help her grow up strong, happy and confident.



Dolphins 3 1/2- 4 yrs

Our Dolphins class is for children who are 3 1/2 to 4 years old.  This program is a precursor to our Pre-K program.  Our teachers will focus on many factors to prepare the children for Pre-K and Kindergarten.

Pre-Kindergarten 4-5 yrs

 Discovery Harbor Learning Center is proud to offer an exceptional Pre-K program.  Our Stingrays and Sea Lions classes prepare children ages 4-5 years old for kindergarten.  

This year, your child will finish preschool and get ready for kindergarten. It’s a big jump and with it comes growing pains. Your child will challenge himself to learn new things — like staying dry through the night or tying his shoes. As he does, he will face frustration. Your encouragement and support can ease aggravation and help him accomplish his goals.

Wave-runners After-school Program

  

Our Wave-runners class provides after school care for children in Kindergarten through 12 years old.  DHLC services Mountain Island Lake Academy (located directly next door) students only as we do not provide transportation