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Golden Days Children's Center

66 Needham Street
Newton, MA 02461

(617) 527-3056


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Philosophy & Approach

School Philosophy

General Approach to Learning: Play-Based

Day in the Life

General School Mission

Golden Days bases its quality educational program on these principles:

A safe, healthy, clean environment.

A positive approach designed to excite, engage and support your child.

Flexibility to ensure your child receives the right balance between home and school.

Highly trained teachers who are attentive and caring to each child.

Regular communication with parents.

Multicultural curriculum and partnership with parents to assure that your family values and customs are supported.

Home-School Connection

Parents Say They are Encouraged to:

  • Hold social events at the school to build community
  • Fundraise
  • Are required to make donations ourselves
  • Are able to visit the school anytime we want
  • Go on field trips
  • Volunteer in the classroom
  • Receive newsletters

Modes of Communication

  • Notes
  • Phone Calls
  • Voice Mail
  • Email
  • Special Meetings
  • Two or More Regular Conferences
  • Drop-Off
  • Pick-Up
  • Regular newsletter/printed updates circulated to the whole school