Shrewsbury Childrens Center

138 North Quinsigamond Avenue
Shrewsbury, MA 01545-0154
     Tel: (508)755-3922
Grades: PK - K | 107 students
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)
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.: 25%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
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 St John's High School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Shrewsbury Montessori School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Shrewsbury KinderCare (0.7 miles away)
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  • ShrewsburyShrewsbury Montessori School
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    ShrewsburyMA 01545
    (508)842-2116
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    378 Main St
    ShrewsburyMA 01545
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