Little Wonders Learning and Childcare Center

100 Maple Avenue  •  P.O. Box 634  •  Rutland, MA 01543


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Toddler Care Program

Little Wonders provides child care and education for children ages 15 months through 3 years+. We provide a safe, loving and nurturing environment. Our curriculum is specifically designed to provide your child with developmental opportunities through play. Age appropriate activities are incorporated into each day to support your child's emotional, social, physical and cognitive development. Teachers modify the curriculum for each child's age and needs.

Parents provide lunch.

Full Day Preschool Program

Our busy day includes our outstanding preschool program, a morning and afternoon nutritious snack, rest time to refuel our growing minds and bodies, and an afternoon of engaging and entertaining activities and play. Our full day Program is offered to children ages 2 years 9 months through pre kindergarten. Children attend between 7 am and 6 pm.

Parents provide lunch.

Half Day Preschool Program

Designed for the parent who needs a bit longer stretch of time, our half day program offers our Preschool Program, and a snack. Half Day Preschool is offered to children ages 2 years none months through pre kindergarten.
Hours are 7-12 or 12-6

Parents provide lunch.

Off Hour Kindergarten Care Program

Your child can attend Little Wonders every day after school. Your child does not attend Little Wonders when the WRSD is closed. If you need care for your child on those days that the WRSD is closed your child can attend Little Wonders if space is available. Please see the Full Day Program for more details.

Parents provide lunch.


Our purpose is to provide our community with a high quality preschool implementing a meaningful, enriching, and fun preschool curriculum. Just as important we provide a caring and kind environment where the teachers recognize that each child is an individual and all areas of development are equally important - emotional, social, and cognitive.

Little Wonders has a classroom for our younger friends and a classroom for our Pre K friends. Our preschool day is structured and includes; free exploration, meeting time, fine motor development, movement, books and reading, and much more.

Free Exploration offers Center based, self-directed learning experiences designed specifically for the curiosity of the young mind. Number Concepts, Science Explorations, Home Living. Sand and Water, Creation Station and a Listening Center are just a few of the learning centers offered.

Fine Motor Development provides interesting and engaging opportunities to strengthen and develop fine motor skills. Playdough, stringing beads, cutting and pasting, and
"Fundations®, Wilson Language Basics"; an innovative approach to the introduction of letter writing is offered daily.

Creative Movement offers a time to move our large motor muscles. Balancing, throwing and catching, skipping and jumping, are highlighted developmental skills that are introduced by innovative games, obstacle courses and activities.

Fundations® Little Wonders uses Fundations® introduced by Wilson Language Training. Fundations provides students with a foundation for reading and spelling. The purpose of the instruction is learning to both read and write for meaning, understanding, and joy.

Center Holidays & Closings (Available from our Downloads page.)

Snacks and Lunch!
We provide a healthy snack in the Morning and Afternoon. Parents provide a healthy lunch.

Call Little Wonders for program pricing
508 - 886 - 2492

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Serving these Central Massachusetts communities: Rutland, Paxton, Holden, Oakham, Hubbardston, Barre and Princeton.