The Learning Center/Meritus

535 Summit Avenue
Hagerstown, MD 21740-0217
Tel: (301)790-9450
Grades: NS-PK | 50 students
Welcome to The Learning Center, a place where children learn, grow, share and play.
It's a splendid introduction to this wonderful world.
Children love learning, playing and enjoying life.
We hope your child will go home bursting with feelings of pride and accomplishment.
Although life's lessons can be hard, with guidance they bring the opportunity to grow.
We will provide rich early learning experiences in an environment of warm, responsive care.
The Learning Center promotes the growth of young children in a productive setting that enhances the development of the full range of capacities, serving as a foundation for school readiness and personal development.
The Learning Center provides a positive, safe and protective environment that promotes healthy emotional development and fosters secure relationships with adults and other children.

School Overview

School Type Early Childhood / Day Care
School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association for the Education of Young Children
Religious Affiliation Non-sectarian
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool-Prekindergarten
Year Founded 1987

Student Body

Total Students 50 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
10%
State avg.: 35%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 5 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 20 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $170
Tuition Notes Listed tuition rate is weekly rate for Preschool and Pre-K. Please call 301-790-9450 for Infant, Toddler and School age program rates
Admissions Director Christy Lewis
Admissions Associate Dawn Gist
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The average private school tuition in Hagerstown, MD is $12,155 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).