Is there a waiting list?
It is a blessing to be with all the children the first five years of their life. It does cause a waiting list for the up coming new year for new students. We encourage early registration to better fulfill students needs. We have staff members to help you with this process.
Do I need to schedule a tour?
We welcome tours at anytime, we like for you to see the children up and active instead of just napping. Please keep in mind b/t 7:00-8:30a.m. and 4:30-6:00p.m parents are dropping off and picking up.
Are you a licensed facility?
Yes, all three facilities are licensed through the Department of Human Resources.
What is the staff to child ratio?
Since we are a licensed facility we follow the state mandated ratios which are: Infants 1:5, Toddlers 1:8, 3K 1:11, 4K is 1:18, 5K & Youth Center 1:21
Do you offer part-time care?
The Infant and Preschool is full time only. The Youth Center provides care centered around school age children. Some programs are full time and some are provided only for holidays.
Is there a discount for multiple children?
Yes, there is a $10.00 discount for the first additional child that is “full time” and a $5.00 discount for each additional child after or that is in the after-school care program per week.
How much is tuition?
Tuition cost for all ages is in the Operating Policies & Procedures under the forms tab.
Is the owner/director on-site everyday?
Yes, both Chuck and Lorrie work at the centers everyday. There are directors on each site.
Are any staff members trained in CPR?
Yes, The state requires centers to have at least one person CPR certified present. We are certified as a staff.
How much time is spent watching television/movie DVDs?
In the Infant Center we do not watch television. In the Preschool Building we do have DVDs that come with our curriculum and we do allow an occasional movie as a special treat. We also make DVDs of the children’s events that they love to watch. The use of a DVDs is strictly monitored and limited.
The Youth Center for the school age children has a theater room that they use for entertainment when school is out. It is strictly monitored and limited.
Does the facility require background checks on staff members?
Yes, we require three references, clearance by the F.B.I. and the A.B.I. and a criminal history.