In the event that Bentonville Public Schools Close, we are prepared to offer full-day care for school age children. The majority of our teachers are early childhood and elementary education majors and will be able to assist your child with their virtual learning assignments. We will tailor instruction and activities based on the individual needs of the children attending and incorporate fun "brain break" activities throughout the day. Group sizes will be kept small, and current after-school families will receive priority enrollment.
School Break Enrichment Programming dates will be released 2-3 weeks prior to Bentonville School Holidays.
Please contact us for more information and to be added to our contact list. firstname.lastname@example.org 479-418-3116
For extended school breaks, we traditionally offer full-day care for children in K-8th grade. Children do not have to be enrolled in our after-school program to sign-up for school break programs.
Children who attend our school break enrichment program receive a healthy morning and afternoon snack. Parents send a nutritious sack lunch. Children participate in field trips to local attractions and have access to our intentionally designed classrooms, 2800 sq. ft. gym, and custom-designed outdoor playscape when onsite. Whether on field trips or onsite, children are supervised by several of our teachers. Teachers lead educational and fun lessons related to the seasons and field trips. Children are offered a period of quiet time each day for about an hour. We do not allow the use of electronics because our goal is to help children build friendships and good social skills through face-to-face interactions. We may incorporate a movie into our daily schedule.
For each break, we plan several fun and educational field trips. We view these trips as an extension of classroom learning and a great opportunity to learn through rich, hands-on experiences. Below are some of the places we have visited and will continue to visit. We are always looking for new and exciting attractions!
Amazeum, The Shiloh Museum of Ozark History, Museum of Native American History, Peel Mansion Museum, Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, The Walmart Museum
Hobbs State Park, Tanyard Creek Nature Trail, Illinois River Water Shed, Dave Peel Park, Orchards Park, Park Springs Park, Phillips Park
Bentonville Public Library, Farmland Adventures Corn Maze and Pumpkin Patch, Gentry Safari, Great Day Skate Place, Fast Lanes, Malco Cinema
Our facility is licensed through the Department of Human Resources, and we follow all minimum licensing regulations for childcare centers in Arkansas. Our teachers are carefully selected professionals who undergo criminal and child maltreatment background checks upon employment. They participate in monthly staff meetings and receive 15 hours of continuing education each year. They are CPR and First Aid certified.
Our Program Director Dr. Natalie Emmons has a Ph.D. in Cognition and Culture and has published several scientific research articles on topics related to cognitive development and early education. Natalie has been the Director of iNFiNiTi Child Care since January 2017. Natalie has accrued numerous hours of professional development training in Early Childhood and Education as part of her continuing education. She works closely with program staff to provide support and specialized trainings so that our program can provide children and families with quality care.
Our school break enrichment program is open from 8am to 6pm. We have early drop-off available at 7:30am for an additional cost.
Please call us at 479-418-3116 for current tuition pricing and dates. Email email@example.com