A Child's Place

  • The Preschool-Twos and Threes, Pre-K and Kindergarten programs at A Child's Place promote each child's emotional, social, cognitive and physical development through a holistic approach.
  • We offer small class sizes (1:8 ratio, 16 students) for 60 children that includes students from all over the world.
  • Our location on the campus of Notre Dame of Maryland University offers unique educational opportunities as a lab school including the frequent use of the beautiful, parklike environment to take learning outside.

School Overview

School TypeEarly Childhood / Day Care
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-Kindergarten
Year Founded1985
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students60 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
Students by Grade A Child's Place Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio9:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size16 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$12,250
Tuition Notestuition is paid monthly ($1225) with no additional cost for before and after school care.

School Notes

  • Using the Maryland Early Learning Standards as a foundation our curriculum, we provide parents and teachers with a common understanding of what children should know and be able to do during their early years. Experiences at ACP promote the child`s development in the following domains: Language and Literacy, Mathematics, Social Studies, Science, the Arts, Social Foundations, Physical Well-Being and Motor Development. Developmentally appropriate practices are implemented to address the individual needs and strengths of every child. Play is an organizing framework for children to investigate and build knowledge.

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