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Camp Curiosity | Curiosity Shoppe Photo #1 - Arial View of Camp Curiosity, The Curiosity Shoppe, The Toddler Center, Curiosity Stables and Curiosity Courts.
  • The Curiosity Shoppe, the school on the grounds of Camp Curiosity, was founded over 50 years ago by early childhood educator, Ellen Thomas.
  • Curiosity has evolved over the years in response to community need and the Thomas family`s high standards and commitment to quality care, education and experiences for children of all ages.
  • We are an equal opportunity care provider.  An essential ingredient for a wonderfully successful summer camp is our highly qualified and nurturing staff that truly enjoy children. We take great pride in providing children a safe and loving environment.
  • At the Curiosity Campus in Doylestown, PA, each child holds a special place of importance.
  • The children`s individual needs and personalities are respected and enhanced.
  • We emphasize their intellectual and character development through the values of Cooperation, Confidence, Critical Thinking, and Compassion in order to be a positive and contributing member of their family and community.

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School Overview

School TypeEarly Childhood / Day Care
School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association for the Education of Young Children
Other school association(s)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-Kindergarten
Year Founded1979

Student Body

Total Students117 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
5%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade Camp Curiosity | Curiosity Shoppe Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio4:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
88%
Average Class Size10 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesTuition is Dependent on Days Per Week and Hours Attended. We offer 2,3,4 or 5 days a week programs.
Admissions DirectorJeremiah Thomas
Admissions AssociateCaitlin Thomas

Sports

Total Sports Offered15 sports
SportsArchery, Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Flag Football, Golf, Indoor Soccer, Kayaking, Paddle Tennis, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Ultimate FrisbeeArcheryBaseball,
BasketballCross Country,
Flag FootballGolf,
Indoor SoccerKayaking,
Paddle TennisSoccer,
SoftballSwimming,
TennisTrack and Field,
Ultimate Frisbee

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.3 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Horseback Riding

Arts and Music Programs:
Music Lessons

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Tennis

School Notes

  • The Curiosity Shoppe, the school on the grounds of Camp Curiosity, was founded over 40 years ago by early childhood educator, Ellen Thomas. Curiosity has evolved over the years in response to community need and the Thomas family`s high standards and commitment to quality care, education and experiences for children of all ages. We are an equal opportunity care provider. An essential ingredient for a wonderfully successful summer camp is our highly qualified and nurturing staff that truly enjoy children. We take great pride in providing children a safe and loving environment. At the Curiosity Campus in Doylestown, PA, each child holds a special place of importance. The children`s individual needs and personalities are respected and enhanced. We emphasize their intellectual and character development through the values of Cooperation, Confidence, Critical Thinking, and Compassion in order to be a positive and contributing member of their family and community.

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