Programs & Curriculum
A safe place for children to learn and grow
Birth – 12 months
Early month’s brain development will be maximized through:
- Bonding – secure teacher/infant relationship
- Nurturing care -personal attention
- Interaction – talking, signing & playing
- Individualized feeding & sleeping schedules
1 – 2½ years
Little muscles and minds grow in:
- Developing language
- Gross motor skills
- Exploration through new experiences
2½ – 5 years
- Learning who we are and socialization
- Exploration & hands on learning
- Group play
- Math & science
- Music & cultural diversity
- Games, running, jumping & dancing
5 – 12 years | Before & After School
Through fun / age-appropriate activities, your child will enhance his/her:
- Sense of self
- Social interaction & problem solving
- Scientific thinking – experiments
- Creativity – age-appropriate crafts
5 – 12 years | During Summer Vacation
We have a very exciting summer program
- Field trips – weekly
- Playground fun
- Water days
- “Projects of the day” (science, sensory, & art)
- Cooking activities
- Group games
Are you licensed and accredited?
Is your staff trained in early childcare development?
Happy Hollow teachers are required at minimum to successfully complete the State of Wisconsin requirements of two 45-hour early childhood classes.
If the teacher is working with infants and toddlers, he/she must also pass an additional 15-hour class.
In addition, all full-time teachers take an additional 25 hours of continuing education.
Additionally, most of our current staff all have degrees in child education and development.
Are your teachers trained in first aid, CPR, and AED?
All Happy Hollow employees are trained in first aid, CPR, AED, SIDS, and shaken baby syndrome.
What are your hours of operation?
We operate from 5:30am to 6:00pm, Monday through Friday. Children can be dropped off and picked up anytime during our hours of operation.
Which holidays are you closed?
What ages does Happy Hollow care for?
I do not require full time care. Do you offer less than full time alternatives?
What meals do you provide?
Do you have safety plans in place in case of emergencies?
How diverse is the environment?
Do you offer transportation?
Do you have an outdoor playground?
We have a very large, fenced, and gated outdoor playground with age-appropriate equipment and outdoor toys.
We have two playgrounds for ages 2 and under. And one large playground for ages 3 and up.
I am expecting. How do I reserve a spot for my new baby?
Call us today
Stop in anytime! You are always welcome to visit and take a look around. We now offer 4 and 5 day rates for ages 6 weeks to 12 years. We’re flexible enough to meet your family’s busy schedule!