Welcome to Naval Avenue Early Learning Center!
Good of the Order
Naval Avenue Early Learning Center (NAELC) is one of only 11 schools in
the nation recognized by the
Foundation for Child Development
as a Pre K through 3rd grade school.
Students at NAELC have access to a comprehensive Pre K through a 3rd
grade educational experience. Our
highly qualified staff continues to
actively participate in early childhood professional development to refresh
and update their skills to meet the individual needs of our students.
Our Mission Statement
Naval Avenue Early Learning Center’s mission is to develop contributing and respectful citizens, who are life-long learners. Our staff is committed to:
- Providing a strong, engaging academic foundation based on language development and meaningful communication between staff, students and community.
- Using active and consistent collaboration to meet the students’ needs.
- Promoting a family-friendly environment that celebrates diversity, communicates openly, and fosters community involvement.
Naval Avenue Elementary has long been an important center for learning in the Bremerton community. The original Naval Avenue school was built in 1912. The current school was constructed in 1956 and remodeled in 1990. Our school includes 16 classrooms, a computer learning center, two pre-school/Headstart rooms, an inclusion room, a physical/speech therapy room, an opportunity/choices room, and a gym.