An inclusive, developmentally appropriate education
Coastal Kids Preschool is an inclusive program in Damariscotta, Maine, serving children of all incomes and abilities.
We offer high quality, developmentally appropriate preschool, after school, and summer camp programs for students from 18 months to 7 years old.
At Coastal Kids, we encourage children’s creativity, kindness, and learning through an active and supportive program of play and discovery.
We are proud to hold accreditation from the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC). We are the only NAEYC accredited program in Lincoln County.
We are also a Maine Roads to Quality (MRTQ) Level 4 program – the highest designation offered by the state’s early care and education professional development network.
The school serves a total of 98 students and has a staff of 40, including teachers, administrators, ed techs, 1:1 aides, and therapists. One third of our 78 full-time, licensed slots are allocated for children with identified special needs. We currently serve students from 17 towns in the midcoast region.