Preschool & Childcare Center Serving Hamden, CT

Our founding learning center offers a cheerful and secure environment for your child’s growth and development.

Hamden represents a rich blend of picturesque neighborhoods, essential amenities, and family attractions, making it an ideal setting for our learning center. We’re excited to welcome your child to our nurturing environment where they can learn, grow, and flourish.

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310 Broadway,
Hamden, CT 06518
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Enrollment: (860) 637-3363

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Contact our Hamden Learning Center and experience the perfect blend of safety, comfort, and convenience at Over the Rainbow.

A Cheerful Space in a Quiet Neighborhood

As you step into our facility, you’ll immediately sense the warm and welcoming atmosphere of a former home turned into a nurturing early childcare center. Our commitment to providing a homey environment ensures your child’s comfort and happiness. The infant room, thoughtfully placed downstairs, offers a tranquil and safe space for our youngest members. In all our classrooms, natural light fills the rooms, creating bright and cheery learning spaces that children love.

A Safe Place for Your Reassurance

Security is paramount in our learning center. We employ restricted entry access with biometric fingerprinting to maintain a safe environment within our grounds. Inside and out, our security cameras are vigilantly monitored by our dedicated staff, guaranteeing your child’s safety at all times. Our attentive teachers are the final piece of the puzzle, offering a super-secure haven where your child’s well-being is always our top priority.

Outdoor Play Is an Everyday

Children thrive in our outdoor spaces, where they have ample room to grow strong, explore, and learn through play. From jumping and climbing to running on the grass and play structures, your child’s daily adventures are enriched by the open-air experiences we offer. Age-appropriate play areas ensure their safety during all supervised activities.

Keeping It Clean

Your child’s health and well-being are our top priorities. Our dedicated on-site cleaning crew disinfects and cleans your child’s spaces to provide a germ-free environment for children’s health and peace of mind to parents. We take cleanliness seriously so that our learning center remains a safe and healthy haven for your little one.

How Old Is Your Child?

Hamden day care center | over the rainbow kids
Hamden day care center | over the rainbow kids

Childcare For Infants
(6 Weeks - 12 Months)

Our Infants program is centered around the unique needs of babies in this age group. We provide infants a loving, nurturing environment designed especially to promote early growth and comfort. Staff members focus on muscular development, incorporating activities like tummy time and crawling assistance.

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Childcare For Waddlers
(12 Months - 18 Months)

Our Waddlers program eases your child’s transition from infancy to toddlerhood through greater engagement. We continue to prioritize hands-on activities to foster development, preparing your child for the next stage of their learning journey. This program introduces age-appropriate lessons that lay the foundation for their growth and exploration.

Hamden day care center | over the rainbow kids

Childcare For Toddlers
(18 Months - 36 Months)

Our Toddler program uses the skills learned in the previous level to introduce more dynamic engagement. In addition to our loving and secure environment, we introduce more organized activities, including our exciting "Soccer Shots" program. This helps toddlers develop essential skills while having fun and building social connections with their peers.

Hamden day care center | over the rainbow kids

Childcare For Preschoolers 
(3 Years and up)

For children aged 3 to 4 years old, our Preschool program offers a dynamic and more comprehensive learning experience. With dedicated instructors for everything from music and dance to karate, your child will have the opportunity to explore their interests and talents. This program nurtures creativity while fostering development.

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Childcare For Pre-K
(4 Years - 5 Years)

Our Pre-K program builds upon the strong foundation laid in our Preschool program, with a specific focus on preparing your child for kindergarten. We engage children in age-appropriate activities that enhance their cognitive, social, and emotional development. Your child will thrive in our stimulating environment as they develop the skills and confidence needed for a successful transition to elementary school.