A Creative Curriculum with a Bilingual Approach


Happy Hands Learning Center offers a bilingual (English-Spanish) early childhood development program that serves children and families from birth through five years of age. Our teachers, administration and families are combined to form a small but vibrant community dedicated to providing a consistent, nurturing, creative and responsive environment in which each of our children will develop bilingual skills, grow and flourish using The Arts as a learning tool.


Our Story...

Happy Hands Learning Center was founded by Lea and Ruth Zepeda. Their idea of a center that could use The Arts as a learning tool was develop while both sisters were attending Art School and working as teachers at a local learning center.  Read More >>


Our Mission...

In the words of Federick Douglass,
"It is easier to build strong children than to repair broken men"
We are aware of our responsibility to society, communities, families, colleagues and children.

"The teachers and staff at Happy Hands Learning Center provided my son with the extra guidance and support he needed to do well in school. I truly appreciate them."
Marcia R.

Read our 4th Year Review Parent's Comments. on DC Urban Moms and Dads blog.



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