Holloway House Learning Center

1147 Clifton Street Ne,
Cedar Rapids, IA, 52402-0524
Tel: (319)560-2333
Holloway House Learning Center is a full academic program for Pre-kindergarten (four-year-olds) and Kindergarten (five-year-olds) rather than a social care facility.
Located conveniently on the northeast side of Cedar Rapids, it seeks to serve families who desire a balanced and solid educational start for their children.
Learning at Holloway House will be "Christ Centered." Biblical truths, so vital in the formative years, are woven through the total learning program.

School Overview

School Type Early Childhood / Day Care
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - Kindergarten

Student Body

Total Students 39 students
Student Body Type Co-ed

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 6 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Admissions Director Carol Green

School Notes:

    • Holloway House was established in 1981 by Marie Holloway. Teacher and Director for the program will be Carol Green. She has her BA in Elementary Education, Reading Endorsement, K-12 Talented and Gifted Endorsement and MS in K-12 Administration with over 19 years teaching experience.
    • Who is eligible? Four and five year old children who meet the September 15 State birthday requirement are eligible for enrollment. Classes are limited in size. Pre-kindergarten has 10-12 students; kindergarten has 12-15 students per class. Holloway House Learning Center admits students of any race, color, national or ethnic origin.
    • Academic Excellence: Holloway House Learning Center stresses cognizant development with emphasis on academic skills. READING The foundational approach to reading includes a strong phonetic emphasis as well as rote reading, basic reading, and a high frequency sight vocabulary which encourages independent reading. This method allows each child to move along at his own speed. WRITING Writing begins with the correct letter formation, phonetic spelling and sentence structure. Many students progress to story writing. MATHEMATICS Mathematics begins with a foundation of basic math concepts. This is presented through learning games and drills along with a math textbook.
    • Christian Emphasis Learning at Holloway House will be "Christ Centered." Biblical truths, so vital in the formative years, are woven through the total learning program. These truths become the basis for encouraging concepts of self-worth and self-discipline. Bible time is the high point in the day. External Bible truths are taught through exciting Bible stories and application lessons. This approach helps children relate the truths to situations and problems even younger children have.

    Profile last updated: 08/12/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Cedar Valley Christian School (2.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Summit Schools (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Isaac Newton Christian Academy (1.6 miles away)
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  • Cedar Rapids Summit Schools    
    1010 Regent Street NE
    Cedar Rapids , IA , 52402
    (319)294-2036
    0.2  mi  |  140  students  |  Gr.  NS-5
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    4901 Council St Ne
    Cedar Rapids , IA , 52402
    (319)393-4507
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    East Cedar Rapids KinderCare
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    5351 North Park Place North East
    Cedar Rapids , IA , 52402
    (319)377-8607
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    1.3  mi  |   students  |  Gr.  NS-PK
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    Regis Middle School
    (Roman Catholic)
    735 Prairie Dr Ne
    Cedar Rapids , IA , 52402
    (319)363-1968
    (Roman Catholic)
    1.4  mi  |  439  students  |  Gr.  7-9
  • Cedar Rapids
    Isaac Newton Christian Academy
    (Christian)
    1635 Linmar Dr Ne
    Cedar Rapids , IA , 52402
    (319)362-9512
    (Christian)
    1.6  mi  |  194  students  |  Gr.  PK-8

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  • Recommended February 10, 2014 - (2013-2014 - 2 children currently attending. ) Very caring, available teacher; very focused on each child''s development. Willing to modify to meet individual needs of the child. - Posted by Parent
  • Recommended February 14, 2013 - Great school. Very caring teacher and teacher aids . - Posted by Parent

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