Shrewsbury Childrens Center

138 North Quinsigamond Avenue,
Shrewsbury, MA, 01545-0154
Tel: (508)755-3922
Early Education and Care center serving young children from 12 weeks through full day Kindergarten.

School Overview

School Type Early Childhood / Day Care
School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association for the Education of Young Children
Other special emphasis association(s)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - Kindergarten
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Year Founded 1982

Student Body

Total Students 107 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 20%
State avg.: 21%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 5%
Average Class Size 18 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Tuition varies with the number of days scheduled.
Acceptance Rate 100%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Lesley Belanger

School Notes:

  • The Shrewsbury Children's Center was established in 1982 as a Preschool program. We are an independant family owned center. The owners are on the premises everyday. Our curriculum and daily activity schedules have been developed to provide a balanced approach to early learning. Individual and group activities as well as teacher directed activfities are planned. We offer a large fenced in playground for gross motor activities. Pre-Kindergarten and Kindergarten students work in a structured reading program. Music teacher twice each week.

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is First Assembly Christian Academy (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Shrewsbury KinderCare (0.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is First Assembly Christian Academy (1.1 miles away)
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  • Shrewsbury Shrewsbury KinderCare
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    177 Main Street
    Shrewsbury , MA , 01545
    (508)841-9979
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    0.7  mi  |  93  students  |  Gr.  NS-PK
  • Worcester First Assembly Christian Academy
    (Assembly of God)
    30 Tyler Prentice Road
    Worcester , MA , 01605
    (508)853-8641
    (Assembly of God)
    1.1  mi  |  142  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Shrewsbury Shrewsbury Montessori School
    Montessori School
    55 Oak Street
    Shrewsbury , MA , 01545
    (508)842-2116
    Montessori School
    1.3  mi  |  170  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Shrewsbury
    St. John's High School
    All-boys  (Roman Catholic)
    378 Main St
    Shrewsbury , MA , 01545
    (508)842-8934
    All-boys  (Roman Catholic)
    1.3  mi  |  1000  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Shrewsbury
    Alhuda Academy    
    (Islamic)
    Po Box 4040 T/s
    Shrewsbury , MA , 01545
    (508)854-4700
    (Islamic)
    1.4  mi  |  106  students  |  Gr.  K-9

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