Camp Curiosity | Curiosity Shoppe

previous
next
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.

Top Placements

Camp Curiosity | Curiosity Shoppe places among the top 20% of private schools in Pennsylvania for:

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.

Profile last updated:

Nearby Private Schools

Show me:

School Reviews

Endorse Camp Curiosity | Curiosity Shoppe. Endorsements should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Endorse this school:
Recent Articles
Sometimes a regular school is not the right fit for a child. Perhaps she needs an alternative school.
What are the attributes which make 21st century military schools so special? We find out in this article.
If you are looking for a college preparatory education with a military emphasis, then take a look at military schools.
Request Information
I am a:      
Email:
Name of parent:
Student First name:
Student Middle name:
Student Last name:
Student date of birth:
Student is:
     
Currently in grade:
Seeking entry for grade:
Target start date:
Name of current school:
School type:
        
Applying for financial aid?:
        
Please describe academic, athletic, and extracurricular interests of the student.:
Address:
City:
Country:
State:
Zip:

(enter "N/A" if not applicable)
Phone:
Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in Pennsylvania is $8,131 for elementary schools and $15,502 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Pennsylvania is 86% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).