Carriage House Childrens Center

5604 Solway St,
Pittsburgh, PA, 15217-0152
     Tel: (412)421-0300
Grades: PK - K | 23 students
Carriage House Children's Center, Inc., founded in 1974, has earned a reputation in Pittsburgh as a model developmental program for children ages six weeks to six years.
We offer a varied and flexible program that emphasizes the importance of each child as a unique and valued person.
Our Center is non-profit, non-sectarian, and conveniently located in Squirrel Hill in the Wightman School Community Building.
Monday through Friday, is accredited by the National Academy of Early Childhood Programs and licensed by the Department of Public Welfare.
The pre-school is also licensed by the Pennsylvania Department of Education.
The Carriage House Children's Center also manages an affiliate of Magee-Womens Hospital, The Children's Center of Pittsburgh.
It, too provides care for children ages six weeks to six years.
The Center is located at 327 Craft Avenue in Oakland.
The Children's Center houses a Get Well Room, which provides child care for mildly ill children and is available to all of our families.

School Overview

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

Student Body

Total Students 23 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 13%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade Carriage House Childrens Center Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 3 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 31:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Day School At The Children's Institute (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Temple Childrens Center (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. Edmund's Academy (0.4 miles away)
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