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141 Highland Avenue
Somerville, MA 02143

(617) 628-8884
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August 28, 2015
Seeing firsthand the passion and dedication the staff have to provide my kids with a great education? It really humbles me. I know I found a great school when I see that every single day I pick up my kid.

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August 13, 2015
Since there are so many options for preschools around here, I'm so glad that I found The Learning Circle among them all. The program led by the staff here hit that perfect balance of educational and fun. Super happy my little Harper is attending this school.

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July 29, 2015
One of the best preschools I could have enlisted my daughter into. I couldn't be happier with the staff and their treatment of my child. I feel assured that I put her in the best preschool possible.

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July 15, 2015
I stopped looking after finding The Learning Circle. Great program, dedicated teachers. All you need really!

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June 24, 2015
My toddlers are getting nothing but the best with The Learning Circle. Everything in their program is dedicated to giving the students the educational start they deserve.

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June 10, 2015
Kids are pretty happy when they hear the word "preschool" so I figure The Learning Circle is doing something right. The teachers look pretty happy and energetic too whenever I'm visiting them. Great location and pretty solid administration.

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May 28, 2015
My kids' faces light up whenever they prepare to go to preschool. TLC has done an exemplary job in caring for them and helping them love to learn.

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May 12, 2015
I can't rave enough over the developmental program at The Learning Circle. I really wanted to give my child the early start she deserved, considering that there are so many options. Thankfully, it's being led by a dedicated, wonderful director.

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April 28, 2015
I'm so proud to be a part of this preschool as a parent. I definitely look forward to enrolling the rest of my kids here when they're old enough.

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April 14, 2015
This preschool is the best. Absolutely the highlight of my child's day. Every time I pick my daughter up from school, she literally can't stop talking about what she did in school.

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March 24, 2015
The Learning Circle is truly the best! As a first time mom, it drove me nuts to find a school that met my child's needs and fostered the right learning environment for her. Thankfully, TLC met my standards and more. I have been so grateful to have found TLC for my child's early learning.

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March 11, 2015
Being a parent under The Learning Circle has been the absolute best! Seeing my son grow so much under the careful supervision of the staff at TLC is amazing. He's definitely growing so much with the learning and encouragement the staff provides. Great program, one I'll be happy to use in the future for my other kids as well!

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February 24, 2015
My two toddlers genuinely thrive under The Learning Circle. This Somerville preschool has done so much for my kids in nurturing my toddlers' curiosity towards life while also taking care of them as well. I know where my future children will be going to if we ever need a preschool!

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February 24, 2015
I was very with the front office. They are the first to greet you. They make you feel special. Your child is like their child. They love your child when your not there.

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February 24, 2015
Turn over is at any job, people come and people go. My child was there. He loved it. He was happy. He could be happy any where. He is so positive and wonderful. He is a true gift from God. We are so thankful that we had the family run business in our life for a brief time. They are going to be missed. But since then we have moved on to a new chapter in our life. Beyond the family circle. We know how to love and have God in our lives. We are blessed.

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February 15, 2015
I agree,the turn over rate with the teachers is high. But not only with the teachers it is high, one year both directors of the Somerville location left at the same time. Every year they seem to have a new one. My concern is where is the stability for the children? Where? Lots of times the children's things are mixed up with other children's stuff. The children are only doing a few projects a week,not a day. I feel the management is not genuine. they are more concerned with the image of the learning circle, then the quality care. That makes me sad.

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February 12, 2015
They create such a great learning environment for the kids! The teachers really care about their students and try to engage with them. Both of my kids love coming here.

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February 06, 2015
The turn over rate is very high.Some of the teachers seem to care about the children. The other ones are always on their phones at the park and talking to each other instead of engaging with the children. Most of them come late when the kids are being dropped off. Oh numerous occasions not even one of my child's teacher was in the room. They have other teachers come in from other classrooms or from the cambridge location. This is not ok.

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January 27, 2015
I don't know how The Learning Circle can improve upon itself, considering how great the preschool already is. The staff have been nothing but engaging and reliable. Toddlers have been happy and ecstatic every day they come home from school, and we completely attribute that to TLC's amazing curriculum.

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January 13, 2015
Top kudos to this preschool. Because of The Learning Circle, I'm so happy about how much my daughter has flourished under the kind and encouraging supervision of the faculty here. She's determined to read a book on her own and I attribute this to her time at TLC. Thanks!

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December 29, 2014
School is superb and clean. The staff is engaging and warm whenever they deal with my child or speaking to me. My little girl always goes home happy and full of knowledge because of this preschool.

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December 15, 2014
Amazing school. My daughter has fallen more and more in love with learning due to the dedicated and enthusiastic staff at TLC. She soaks info. like a sponge, super curious about everything nowadays. The Learning Circle really does nurture my daughter to be prepared for the years of schooling ahead!

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December 03, 2014
No words could describe our relief in making the decision to enroll our daughter into The Learning Circle. She's so happy to be attending school every day and we think that's a great reflection of the curriculum the staff provide for her here at the TLC.

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November 19, 2014
Every day, my two kids come home from The Learning Circle excited to tell me and my partner about what they've learned. This program has built a great base for my children to love learning. My wife and I are grateful we found this preschool when we did!

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November 05, 2014
My son seems to become more and more of a sponge every day he goes to The Learning Circle. This preschool makes my son super excited for learning!

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October 23, 2014
It seriously amazes me as I see my son be so passionate about learning at this preschool. The Learning Circle has truly fostered a beautiful thing in my son. He shows the beginnings of a love of learning, something I'm truly happy TLC was able to nourish and start.

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October 09, 2014
This preschool is why my daughter loves to learn. The program truly fosters an environment where my daughter is preparing for her future education in the years ahead.

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September 23, 2014
You all truly run a genuinely great preschool. My baby girl wakes up happy and excited to go to school now and I know it's because of what The Learning Circle provides for her. Thanks so much for building a great foundation of learning for my girl!

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September 11, 2014
I don't have too many negative things to say about this preschool. The Learning Circle seriously is one of the best preschools around.

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August 29, 2014
I'm so happy with this preschool! My son loves this school so much, he literally gets ready faster on the weekdays than the weekends. He has so much fun learning here and I am so glad that this preschool fosters such great feelings about school in my son.

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August 15, 2014
I'm so grateful to see my daughter grow more and more in love with learning. Under the experienced hands of the people at The Learning Circle, my little girl is receiving the best education possible. Thank you all for caring for my daughter so well!

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August 01, 2014
My child attending this preschool lifted a huge load off my shoulders. The staff at this school care about each and every child enrolled there. My son's so excited to go to school now and that is surely because of the experienced staff at The Learning Circle.

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July 18, 2014
I really like the autonomy that my child has in this preschool. I appreciate how the staff at this school encourage my son to take charge over their learning. I want nothing more than to see my child be a lifelong learner and take initiative over what he's interested in. Thank you all for building such a great foundation for my baby boy.

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July 03, 2014
The Learning Circle provides multi-cultural learning. That alone makes this preschool quite exceptional in my book. Furthermore, this preschool truly knows how to make learning fun! I just can't praise this school enough for building a strong foundation for my daughter to be a lifelong learner.

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June 20, 2014
My daughter has so much fun when she is at this preschool. I highly recommend this preschool for its engaging teachers and very interactive curriculum. Enroll your child here if you want your child to have a great start to learning!

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June 03, 2014
My daughter is so excited to attend preschool here! She has so much fun doing the activities they host for her but she's also learning at the same time. Definitely recommend for parents looking to have their kids start early in loving to learn!

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May 22, 2014
I think this school is amazing considering that it's a pre-school. I appreciate the balance this school strikes for my child. He gets the 1-on-1 attention I need for my son while building social skills with the many group activities the school provides. I highly recommend this school for its expertise and caring demeanor.

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May 06, 2014
My 2 kids have been coming to The Learning Circle since toddler care. We are very pleased and comfortable with their learning system, and so our sons coming everyday because they always have daily very accurate activities for the students & development.

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April 21, 2014
Happy with the teachers. They are always friendly and caring. At drop off they are busy, but still find the time to ask how are night was. At pick up I am able to talk with the teachers and the other students parents in the room. I never feel rushed. The people who work there are genuine and love the children. I will be sad when my son can no longer stay do to his age. They will be missed

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April 19, 2014
My 3 year old son loves the Orangeroom. He feels so comfortable when he is there. They get out twice a day to the park or for a walk. That is very important to me. The nap time is great also. 1 to 130. If the children are not asleep then they can play at tables with quiet choices. That works for me. He is not a napper. My overall take on this daycare is very nice. They are fun, caring and love all the children. Most of the teachers have children of their own . Leaving my son at school is just like me being with him. That is how genuine they are.

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April 11, 2014
I recommend this school because I believe they are the best around Somerville, they are so caring and all the kids always get the attention they need. Eleni is my daughter's teacher and she is just amazing, my daughter loves her and loves going to this school. All the teachers at The Learning circle are well prepared and really nice.

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February 07, 2014
My daughter looks forward to going to school at TLC each day. She comes home with art projects and academic writing sheets everyday and it makes me feel completely at ease to send her off to kindergarten this fall. Her teachers keep me up to date on anything that happens throughout the day and I am comfortable leaving her in their care. If you are a nervous parent (as I was) I assure you that this is a great place for your children!

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February 07, 2014
I couldn't be happier with my choice of enrolling at the learning circle. As a first-time parent I was nervous and overwhelmed by the entire daycare search process. Michelle at the front desk was so helpful during my tour and answered all of my questions and more. My son who is 17 months old eased right into one of the toddler rooms and has made so many friends (as have my husband and I). The teachers have been wonderful, informative, and are never afraid to give me suggestions which I find helpful as a first time parent!

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July 08, 2013
As a parent of a child who attends The Learning Circle, I find the review below to be false and inaccurate. The Learning Circle has provided my family with the reassurance and comfortability that our children are well cared for in our absence. The school's policies are in place for specific reasons and parents are made aware of these policies prior to enrolling at the school. I have found this to be very reasonable and as a parent have made the necessary accommodations in advance. As far as snow days, this past winter was a crazy one in Boston, and The Learning Circle remained open for several of the days when the public schools were closed. All of my interactions with the staff, including the Owner and her team of directors have been positive and pleasant. All of the teachers I have interacted with have been friendly and nurturing to my children. I wouldn't hesitate to recommend this school to anyone as it provides the highest quality of care and is very reasonably priced!!!

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January 21, 2011
Teachers are great however the administration is tyrannical and don't seem to realize that parents of their student have jobs that require them to show up for work. Pros: interactive teachers that care Cons: pay for 12 months of care but only receive 10.5 months of services because they take 2 weeks of vacation each year which you pay for but they aren't open. They also are closed 15 holidays meaning you need to find alternative care for those extra days. They cancel daycare whenever the city of Somerville declares a snow emergency ( typically 2-3 days each winter) which you are still charged. Summary: teachers don't make up for the inconveniences this center creates. Advice is to look elsewhere

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Learning Circle Child Development Center
141 Highland Avenue, Somerville, MA  02143
(617) 628-8884
Last modified Learning Circle Child Development Center is a Private school that serves grade PK
Learning Circle Child Development Center Rating: 5 out of 5 based on 57 reviews. Top