• We are built around an innovative culture that places a priority on four critical aspects of your child’s development

    • Children learn by experience

      We place optimal importance on achieving optimal learning. We deliver this by impacting all aspects of child growth: social, emotional, cognitive, and physical.

    • Parents are Partners

      Parents have a significant impact on the learning progress of every child. We partner with parents so they understand the strengths and skills of their child while accelerating the learning process.

    • Community is an Asset

      Children learn through impact. We leverage community partnerships to enrich the educational experience and provide resources unavailable in the standard classroom.

    • Teachers are Leaders

      Our Teachers take on leadership roles for the day-to-day operation of the center while setting valuable examples your children can emulate.

  • How to Enroll Your Child to a Class?

  • We are driven by the mission to create a stimulating environment that promotes lifelong learning.

    • Full Day Sessions

      To achieve this, we have built our childcare center around a team of experienced professionals and an intuitive curriculum that encourages learning

    • Varied Classes

      To achieve this, we have built our childcare center around a team of experienced professionals and an intuitive curriculum that encourages learning.

    • Professional Educators
      Expert educators with a commitment to developing effective strategies focused on growth and learning.
    • A Tailored Approach to Learning

      We adjust our teaching style to fit every child’s strength while helping them improve on their weaknesses.

    • A Stimulating Learning Environment

      Your child will be encouraged to learn while having fun and making new friends.

    • KeyStone Star Facility

      Accredited Early Learning Center

    • Years In Childcare

      Facilitated by experienced educators

    • %
      Satisfied Parents

      Parents are Partners in Education

    • Meals Per Year

      Included in price of program

  • Stimulating Learning Environment

    with dedicated classes per age group
  • Smart Beginnings offer three specialized classes with developmentally appropriate curriculum to meet each age group and their developmental needs.

  • Our classes are made up of nine to twenty students to create a small class setting. This ensures every child has direct access to their teacher with an optimal learning experience that yields desired developmental results.

    A firm believer of play-learning, we offer a fun-filled learning activity that helps your child learn through experience. To us, every topic is a celebration.


    • Infants
      Comprehensive Childcare for Babies
      • Up to 12 mos
        Age Range
      • 9
        Class Size
    • Toddlers
      Supportive Environment for Independence
      • 1 yr-3 yrs
        Age Range
      • 11
        Class Size
    • Preschool
      Prepare Child for School Adventure
      • 3yrs -5 yrs
        Age Range
      • 9
        Class Size
  • Built by experts, we are a full-scale early learning center, facilitated by educators.

  • What's New

    • All my grandchildren have started at Smart Beginnings. This daycare and preschool have built the best foundation and has given my little ones the tools they need to succeed when they move on.

      Anna Fleet
    • I want to commend all the staff on the great job that they do! A big thank you to Dewetta and Alia for bringing this dream they had to fruition! Keep up the great work! Job well done!!

      Anna Fleet
  • Contact Us

    • Postal Address

      Smart Beginnings Early Learning Center
      5825-29 Master St
      Philadelphia, PA 19131

    • Phone & E-mail

      Phone: (215) 878-7235

    • Business Hours

      Monday – Friday
      7.30 am – 6.00 pm
      Weekend Closed

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