Age-Appropriate Early Learning Program

Enroll your child in the early learning program at Northwest Settlement House in Washington, DC, to give them an academic head start. Focused on early childhood education, the day program includes a plethora of fun-filled, yet age appropriate activities for infants and toddlers. The NWSH uses the Creative Curriculum in our Daytime Program for all classes. 

The Creative Curriculum for Infants, Toddlers, & Twos

For more than a decade, The Creative Curriculum for Infants, Toddlers, & Twos has helped teachers understand developmentally appropriate practice and how to create daily routines and meaningful experiences that respond to children’s strengths, interests, and needs. More information about the Creative Curriculum can be found at

Click Here for Our Infant & Toddler Early Learning Center Enrollment Packet

A Place for Your Kids

As a working parent, you want your kids to have a safe and nurturing place to go while you're at work. That's just what you can expect when you register your little ones in our early learning program. In addition to providing you with peace of mind, our program will also help your child develop and grow.

Slide - Early Childhood Education
Slide - Early Childhood Education

Program Inclusions 

• Breakfast, Lunch, & Snack
• Outside Time

• Field Trips, if Age Appropriate
• Educational & Learning
• Pick-up available (limited area)

• Musical Theater - Interactive Song, Dance, & Music for Three Days a Week with Guest Teacher
Ms. Sophie Kim Cook from the Levine School of Music (for All Classes)


Healthy Meals & Snacks

All lunch meals are catered by The Good Food Company out of Arlington, VA. For a sample menu- go to Breakfast and Snack are prepared on-site at the Center. Click here for our Infant Menu Meal Cycle.


Classes Available

• Tiny Tots: 6 Weeks–12 Months
• Care Bears: 13 Months–24 Months
• Busy Smurfs: 13 Months–24 Months
• Twinkling Stars: 25 Months–36 Months

 Contact our center to register your little one in our early learning program.