Category: A Place to Grow News

  • Welcome Back Students, Teachers, & APTG Families

    Posted by on September 26, 2016

    Yay, we made it through those crazy first few days of school! And, we’re happy to report that things have been running smoothly ever since. Everyone has been settling in and we adore seeing those smiling faces in our classrooms each day.   Exciting News We’re kicking off the 2016-17 school year by introducing new programs into our Arlington curriculum. A Place to Grow (APTG) is pleased to announce that we are now offering a children’s YOGA program as part of our physical education activities. With […]

  • Young Authors Take Center Stage

    Posted by on July 19, 2016

    Young Authors Take Center Stage Creativity is an integral part of early education. Allowing a child to innovate, explore, and express their thoughts and findings through writing, drawing, and dramatic play is a fundamental part of learning. At A Place to Grow (APTG), we encourage our students to not only read stories but create their own. Each child is an author, and every day at school is another page in their own story. At the beginning of every year, APTG teachers introduce children to the concept […]

  • Celebrating APTG Faculty and Teachers Everywhere 

    Posted by on June 27, 2016

    As the school year winds down, many parents send cards and small tokens of gratitude to their child’s teacher to acknowledge their wonderful work. At A Place to Grow (APTG), we recently celebrated Teacher Appreciation Week with a slew of activities that showed our educators just how much they mean to our community’s children, parents, and administration. For the 25th anniversary of this annual tradition, APTG pulled out all the stops including a surprise each morning for our dedicated faculty. To prepare for this week-long event, […]

  • A Place To Grow Child Care of Belmont Hosts Baby Sign

    Posted by on October 20, 2014

    Please join us for a special evening on Thursday October 23rd from 6:00 – 7:00 pm at the Belmont Library Flett Room. Presented by Sheryl White of Baby Kneads Come join us for this hands on seminar where you can learn how to help your child communicate better before he/she can speak.   Reduce frustration.  Get Started right away!  Learn and Practice Several Signs. Registration Required – Call us at 617.993.2880 – Seats are Limited.   Baby_Signing_Evening the event flyer. A Place to Grow Childcare has been […]

  • A Place to Grow Child Care – Where Learning is Child’s Play

    Posted by on October 17, 2014

    A Place to Grow Educational Philosophy We structure our learning experiences around the changing physical, emotional needs of your child we believe that children learn by doing, by making choices, and through sensory exploration.  We value the three “R’s” of respect, responsibility, and risk-taking.  Our classrooms are divided into learning centers which offer children the opportunity to work in small groups and/or alone with stimulating materials under the guidance of attentive teachers.  Your child’s play is his/her most important work!  We emphasize caring, safety and fun. […]