Kids Express Learning Center

3276 High Point Road
Madison, WI 53719-0537
Tel: (608)845-3245
Grades: NS - K | 210 students
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Kids Express Learning Center is a quality full-day and half-day school and nature center for children ages 6 weeks through Kindergarten.
Kids Express Learning Center offers a number of unique opportunities for children to express themselves as they experience the world around them.
Lessons in music and movement, art, Spanish, music, gardening and nature study encourage children to stretch their imaginations, explore and learn.
Teachers with specialized degrees are hired to plan and conduct our Enrichment Programs.

School Overview

School Type Early Childhood / Day Care
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - Kindergarten
Year Founded 1996

Student Body

Total Students 210 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 20%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade Kids Express Learning Center Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 5:1
National avg.: 13:1
Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is St. Ambrose Academy (3.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Our Redeemer Evangelical Lutheran School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Our Redeemer Evangelical Lutheran School (1.1 miles away)
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  • Madison
    Our Redeemer Evangelical Lutheran School
    (Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod)
    Grades: PK-8 | 123 students
    1.1 miles
    1701 Mckenna Blvd
    Madison, WI 53711
    (608)274-2830
    1.1PK-8
    123
  • Madison
    Madison Waldorf School
    Special Program Emphasis
    Grades: K-8 | 109 students
    1.6 miles
    6510 Schroeder Rd
    Madison, WI 53711
    (608)270-9005
    1.6K-8
    109
  • Madison
    Grades: PK-1 | 40 students
    2.1 miles
    3651 Maple Grove Dr
    Madison, WI 53719
    (608)845-5433
    2.1PK-1
    40
  • Madison
    Grades: PK-8 | 460 students
    2.3 miles
    5405 Flad Ave
    Madison, WI 53711
    (608)271-7551
    2.3PK-8
    460
  • Madison
    Grades: PK-KG | 56 students
    2.5 miles
    5530 Medical Cir
    Madison, WI 53719
    (608)273-8600
    2.5PK-KG
    56

School Reviews

My 2 kids have attended KELC for 5 years. They both attended the preschool program as well as Summer on the Farm for school aged kids. There is no better place on the planet to place your kids throughout their developmental years. From the teachers to the front office to the facilities and to the curriculum, it is a world class operation.
- Posted by Parent, 03/21/13
This is the best place to bring your child in Madison! My son has been attending Kids Express for several months now and I am more than pleased with my experience. The classroom is clean and inviting. I have had great communication with his teachers and they have been extremely helpful with any questions I''ve had. When I''ve had the chance to sit in my son''s classroom and observe what his day is like, it just warmed my heart! I could see that he was enjoying his day, learning and engaging with both his peers and his teachers! I would recommend this school to anyone!
- Posted by Parent, 03/21/13
KELC is a fabulous learning environment for pre-k children. It provides multiple subject learning with extra activities to enrich their day. The teachers are always open to discussion and offer a thorough review of each child. A wonderful place for kids to grow.
- Posted by Parent, 03/15/13
Kids Express has exceeded our expectations. The teachers are awesome and personalize their care toward the children. They are always giving us updates on our 17 month old regarding words she says, connections she makes, food she likes/dislikes, and shares pictures/video frequently. The campus is beautiful. It''s relatively expensive and doesn''t have a meal program like other places, but you get great facilities, fantastic teachers, and great care for your child. Worth every penny.
- Posted by Parent, 03/14/13

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