Marks of Excellence Programs & Services

Infant Newborns

6 weeks – 12 months

  • Building of self-esteem through nurturing personal care
  • Interaction with groups to spark curiosity and socialization
  • Focus on cognitive and motor skills through playtime and activities
  • Development through age-appropriate materials and toys
  • Regular communication between teachers and parents to keep you informed about your child’s day

Infant Wobblers

12- 18 months

  • Building of self-esteem through nurturing personal care
  • Interaction with groups to spark curiosity and socialization
  • Focus on cognitive and motor skills through playtime and activities
  • Development through age-appropriate materials and toys
  • Regular communication between teachers and parents to keep you informed about your child’s day

Junior Toddlers

18 – 24 months

  • Daily whole group instruction promotes social skill development
  • Balance of nurturing, playtime and learning throughout the day
  • Monthly thematic units that provide a variety of daily activities and experiences
  • Development of confidence, self-esteem and a love of learning
  • Learning areas focused on dramatic play, creative arts, language and sensory exploration
  • Regular communication between teachers and parents to keep you informed about your child’s day

Senior Toddlers

24 – 36 months

  • Daily whole group instruction promotes social skill development
  • Balance of nurturing, playtime and learning throughout the day
  • Monthly thematic units that provide a variety of daily activities and experiences
  • Development of confidence, self-esteem and a love of learning
  • Learning areas focused on dramatic play, creative arts, language and sensory exploration
  • Regular communication between teachers and parents to keep you informed about your child’s day

Junior Pre-K 3’s

3 – 4 years old

  • Daily small-group instruction which promotes skill development
  • The perfect balance of nurturing, learning and playtime
  • An environment focused on the development of the whole child
  • A variety of activities that support learning concepts for this age group
  • Encouragement and support that lead to confidence, self-esteem and a love of learning
  • Regular communication between teachers and parents to keep you informed about your child’s day

Senior Pre-K 4’s

4 – 5 years old

  • Daily small-group instruction which promotes skill development
  • The perfect balance of nurturing, learning and playtime
  • An environment focused on the development of the whole child
  • A variety of activities that support learning concepts for this age group
  • Encouragement and support that lead to confidence, self-esteem and a love of learning
  • Regular communication between teachers and parents to keep you informed about your child’s day

Universal Pre-K (Copiague Public School District)

Marks of Excellence has been sub-contracted since 1998 to run and operate the Copiague Public School Districts Pre-K program. It is a free NY State Granted program to all Copiague School District residents. Children must be 4 years of age and entering Kindergarten the proceeding school year. For more information please call (631) 842-4015 x 510.

  • Daily small-group instruction which promotes skill development
  • The perfect balance of nurturing, learning and playtime
  • An environment focused on the development of the whole child
  • A variety of activities that support learning concepts for this age group
  • Encouragement and support that lead to confidence, self-esteem and a love of learning
  • Regular communication between teachers and parents to keep you informed about your child’s day

Before & After School Program

  • Assistance with homework challenges
  • Summer Enrichment Programs
  • Outdoor Physical Activities to promote wellness
  • Social interaction with other children

Call: (631) 789-0800 or Contact Us