Carnegie Mellon Cyert Center For Early Education

1060 Morewood Ave,
Pittsburgh, PA, 15213-0152
     Tel: (412)731-0889
Grades: PK - K | 60 students
The Cyert Center for Early Education is a full-day early care and education program for Carnegie Mellon University, serving the children of University faculty, staff, and students.
Children range in age from three months to kindergarten.
The program first began in 1971 and is part of the Department of Human Resources.
The Cyert Center recognizes the potential of each child, the vital contributions parents make to the Center community, and the importance of professional development for educators and staff.
The Cyert Center's philosophy is strongly influenced by the Reggio Emilia Approach.
The history of the Center is based on a deep respect for continuing professional development and understanding of child development principles.
Educators throughout the Center participate in National Association for the Education of Young Children, Pittsburgh Association for the Education of Young Children, National Coalition for Campus Children's Centers, and the North American Reggio Emilia Alliance.

School Overview

School Type Early Childhood / Day Care
School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association for the Education of Young Children
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - Kindergarten

Student Body

Total Students 60 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 17%
State avg.: 23%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 3 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 22:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Central Catholic High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Childrens School At Carnegie Mellon (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is University Child Development Center (0.2 miles away)
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  • PittsburghChildrens School At Carnegie Mellon
    Daycare / Preschool
    Mmc 17 Carnegie Mellon University
    PittsburghPA15213
    (412)268-1499
    Daycare / Preschool
    0.2 mi | 94 students | Gr. K                      
  • PittsburghUniversity Child Development Center
    Daycare / Preschool  (Non-sectarian)
    635 Clyde Street
    PittsburghPA15260
    (412)383-2100
    Daycare / Preschool  (Non-sectarian)
    0.2 mi | 15 students | Gr. NS-K                      
  • PittsburghCentral Catholic High School
    All-boys  (Roman Catholic)
    4720 5th Ave
    PittsburghPA15213
    (412)621-8189
    All-boys  (Roman Catholic)
    0.3 mi | 840 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • PittsburghOakland Catholic High School
    All-girls  (Roman Catholic)
    144 North Craig Street
    PittsburghPA15213
    (412)682-6633
    All-girls  (Roman Catholic)
    0.4 mi | 579 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • PittsburghWestern Pennsylvania School For Blind Children
    Special Education School
    201 N Bellefield Ave
    PittsburghPA15213
    (412)621-0100
    Special Education School
    0.6 mi | 166 students | Gr. UG                      

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