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Baby Scholars

Between the ages of 5 months and 5 years, young children are primed to learn, and parents are their first teachers. Baby Scholars equips parents with tools for early learning, so their children start kindergarten on track and ready to succeed.

Home Visiting

For parents with their babies age 5 to 19 months

For 10 weeks a certified parent coach will come to your home and show you how positive parent and child interactions can help your baby’s language, social, and brain development.

Infant Home Visiting

or call 391-6078

For parents with their toddlers and preschoolers age 20 months to 5 years old

A 11-week quality curriculum with trained professionals helps you help your little one learn how to follow directions, take turns, recognize sounds and letters, and use more words.

Toddler/Preschooler Home Visiting

or call 819-6583
Spanish speakers: 819-1406

Coaching sessions are offered four times per year. Apply now for the next upcoming cohort taking place April 8 – June 14!

Application Deadline: March 25th

Summer Preschool Program

A 10-week summer preschool for 4-year-olds entering Kindergarten. Priority will be given to families who have completed the Baby Scholars toddler home visiting program.

Classes are offered four days per week for half days. Space is limited and offered on a first come first serve basis.

Summer Preschool

or call 819-6583
Spanish speakers: 819-1406

Early Bird Application Deadline: May 29th

Eligibility

Baby Scholars is open to families who live in and around the Boston Square and Cottage Grove neighborhoods and the Hope Zones. Limited exceptions may apply. Please call one of the phone numbers listed above or email communityimpact@dvfoundations.org to inquire about eligibility.

Refer a Family

Do you know someone who should be part of Baby Scholars? By referring a parent(s), Baby Scholars staff will personally follow-up with that parent(s), provide additional information on the program, and walk them through how to get their family enrolled.