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Peninsula Children's Learning Center

Peninsula Children's Learning Center's mission is to provide high-quality, affordable childcare and education as well as family support programs that contribute to the vitality of North and Northeast Portland. Peninsula's unique economically and racially integrated program is built on a foundation of positive relationships with and between diverse children and families.

Peninsula Children's Learning Center

North Portland 4720 N Maryland Ave
$40 waitlist fee

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Children's Song

Here at Children's Song we provide a mixed age setting for children three months to six years. We offer children respect and support as competent beings to play, learn, and grow, providing them with a play-based nurturing environment that encourages them to explore their world and develop naturally into lifelong learners.

Children's Song - Brooklyn

SE Portland 6000 SE Brooklyn Street
$20 waitlist fee

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Children's Song - Mill

SE Portland 8036 SE Mill Street
$20 waitlist fee

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ChildRoots

ChildRoots is a progressive and thoughtful learning community in the heart of Portland. We make space for loud, exuberant play, plan for puddles, and take time for independence. We maintain nurturing and beautiful environments where children are treated with compassion, deep respect, and love. We strive to empower children to be their true, authentic selves. Through wonder, experimentation, and play, ChildRoots kids develop flexibility, resilience, and confidence.

ChildRoots - Fremont Center

NE Portland 2401 NE Fremont Street
$40 waitlist fee

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ChildRoots - Northwest Center

NW Portland 1740 NW Flanders Street
$40 waitlist fee

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ChildRoots - Southeast Center

SE Portland 50 SE 17th Avenue
$40 waitlist fee

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Green Tulip Peace and Nature School

Green Tulip Peace and Nature School gives your child the freedom to explore the world around them. Our unique indoor/outdoor structure allows children to choose the environment that works best for them at any time of the day so they can let their interests guide their learning. With homemade organic food, regular community gatherings, and a positive discipline approach rooted in developmental psychology, we embrace the whole child!

Green Tulip Peace and Nature School

SE Portland 7631 SE Raymond Street
$20 waitlist fee

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Growing Seeds

Growing Seeds provides families, children, and staff a learning community in which all participants develop through a spiral dance of observation, inquiry, reflection, and documentation. We create an intentional environment where each participant is respected as a contributing member in our community.

Growing Seeds Crystal Springs

SE Portland 2808 SE Steele Street
$40 waitlist fee

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Growing Seeds Irvington

NE Portland 2808 NE Martin Luther King Blvd
$40 waitlist fee

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Growing Seeds North

North Portland 6505 NE Martin Luther King Blvd
$40 waitlist fee

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Joyful Noise CDC

Joyful Noise CDC provides a child-oriented environment that embraces the concept of the whole child. Our activities stimulate children's physical and intellectual development and foster social and emotional growth. Our program seeks to encourage children to think, reason, question and experiment. We are a NAEYC Accredited program with the top 5-Star rating on the Quality Rating and Improvement System (QRIS).

CityKids Child Development Center

Downtown Portland 138 SW Clay Street
$40 waitlist fee

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Joyful Noise Child Development Center - Downtown

Downtown Portland 333 SW 1st
$40 waitlist fee

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Joyful Noise Child Development Center - Eastside

NE Portland 911 NE 11th Ave
$40 waitlist fee

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MetroKids Child Development Center

NE Portland 600 NE Grand Avenue
$40 waitlist fee

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Small Wonders School

Small Wonders School offers high quality preschool programs in NE Portland with the convenience of childcare hours for children ages 2 up to Kindergarten age. Our school communities are housed in Reggio-inspired settings and the days are filled with exploratory projects, art experiences, as well as indoor and outdoor play. We are pleased to claim a 5-star QRIS rating which is reflected in our offerings, low ratios, and environments.

Small Wonders School at Grant Park

NE Portland 2728 NE 34th Ave
$55 waitlist fee

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Small Wonders School Hollywood

NE Portland 3634 NE Sandy Blvd
$55 waitlist fee

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Stumptown Kids Preschool

Stumptown Kids is a Reggio-inspired, arts-based preschool for kids ages 3-5 in the South Tabor and Buckman neighborhoods of Portland. We are proud to be a QRIS 4-star rated preschool.

Stumptown Kids - Buckman

SE Portland Buckman
$25 waitlist fee

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Stumptown Kids - Tabor

SE Portland South Tabor
$25 waitlist fee

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