Carriage House Childrens Center

  • Carriage House Children's Center, Inc., founded in 1974, has earned a reputation in Pittsburgh as a model developmental program for children ages six weeks to six years.
  • We offer a varied and flexible program that emphasizes the importance of each child as a unique and valued person.
  • Our Center is non-profit, non-sectarian, and conveniently located in Squirrel Hill in the Wightman School Community Building.
  • Monday through Friday, is accredited by the National Academy of Early Childhood Programs and licensed by the Department of Public Welfare.
  • The pre-school is also licensed by the Pennsylvania Department of Education.
  • The Carriage House Children's Center also manages an affiliate of Magee-Womens Hospital, The Children's Center of Pittsburgh.
  • It, too provides care for children ages six weeks to six years.
  • The Center is located at 327 Craft Avenue in Oakland.
  • The Children's Center houses a Get Well Room, which provides child care for mildly ill children and is available to all of our families.

School Overview

School TypeEarly Childhood / Day Care
School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association for the Education of Young Children
Other school association(s)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten

Student Body

Total Students69 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
13%
State avg.: 22%
Students by GradeCarriage House Childrens Center Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers3 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio23:1
National avg.: 13:1

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