A Child's Place

  • The Preschool, 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 AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-Kindergarten
Year Founded1985
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students52 students
Student Body Typen/a
% Students of Color
29%
State avg.: 30%
Students by Grade A Child's Place Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers1 teachers
Average Class Size16 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$1,150
Tuition NotesMonthly tuition 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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  • Baltimore
    Grades: NS-12 | 104 students
    3.9 miles
    4100 Frankford Avenue
    Baltimore, MD 21206
    (410)488-6350
    3.9 NS-12
    104
  • Baltimore
    Grades: K-8
    1 miles
    105 Tuscany Rd
    Baltimore, MD 21210
    (410)243-6054
    1 K-8
    n/a
  • Baltimore
    Grades: K-12 | 206 students
    5 miles
    6063 Moravia Park Drive
    Baltimore, MD 21206
    (410)485-0700
    5 K-12
    206
  • Baltimore
    New Creation Christian Academy
    Daycare / Preschool (Christian)
    Grades: PK-K | 36 students
    4.3 miles
    5401 Frankford Ave
    Baltimore, MD 21205
    (410)488-5653
    4.3 PK-K
    36
  • Bowie
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    Daycare / Preschool (Presbyterian)
    Grades: PK-K | 110 students
    26.8 miles
    3120 Belair Drive
    Bowie, MD 20715
    (301)262-9167
    26.8 PK-K
    110

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