Private school
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Daycare center


7:00am - 6:00pm

9.6/10 (2 ratings)


Facility Overview

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Our Early Childhood Center recognizes that play is children’s work, and that providing a rich environment where creative play promotes cognitive, emotional, physical and social development is critical to your child’s health. Our program is language rich, with emphasis on offering the children pre-reading and pre-writing experiences that will spark a lifelong love of language. Our staff develops character activities that reflect the YMCA emphasis on honesty, caring, responsibility and respect.

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Facility rating

Parents rate school performance across distinct service categories, which are then combined to arrive at an overall facility rating

Care quality10/10
Curriculum quality9.0/10
Drop-off & pick-up9.5/10
Overall rating 2 ratings9.6/10
Facility Spotlight

Facility type: Daycare center

Years in business: 10+ yrs

School year: year-round

School days: Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri

Operating hrs: 7:00am - 6:00pm

A late fee may be assessed if children are not picked-up by the designated pick-up time. If a child is still at the facility 30 min after closing and the parent’s whereabouts are unknown, the facility reserves the right to call the proper authorities.

Ages served: 6wks - 5yrs

Grades served: Infant care - Pre K4

Enrollment capacity: 62 students

№ of classrooms: 4

Avg. class size: 16 students

Average class size may not reflect class size variations between specific age groups.

Faculty & security

Facility size: 1,000 - 2,500 sq ft

Play space: at least 35 sq ft per child

Teacher:child ratios


Staff background checks: performed

Background checks performed prior to employment typically include criminal history, fingerprints, child abuse and neglect registry, sex offender registry

Sick child exclusion: 101 fever or higher

Per regulatory requirements, this facility may not permit children exhibiting illness symptoms to remain at the center

Student immunizations forms: click to view

Per regulatory requirements, this facility must keep student health records on file, including age-appropriate immunizations

Neighborhood Highlights

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Coffee shops: 2 Starbucks found nearby

Avg daily temperature: 48°

Heat index: 14% (% of days during the yr when temperature can be expected to exceed 77°)

About Parent Day Out Events

Moms and dads,

Are you in need of a few hours of personal time? Do you need to run errands, catch up on work or simply unwind for a bit? This is what Parent Day Out Events are all about.

Each event is an opportunity to get some much-needed personal time while the kids play in a safe and fun environment.