Chelten Child Development Center

  • Chelten Child Development Center offers weekday learning programs for children age 13 months through pre-kindergarten.
  • We offer 10 different pre-school schedules from 2 mornings per week to 5 days of full time care.
  • Our experienced staff of certified and degreed teachers and assistants is dedicated to providing a safe, loving environment in which children can develop physically, socially, emotionally, intellectually, and spiritually.
  • Each child develops at his or her own pace in a relaxed but guided setting.
  • Daily activities include music, literature, letters, numbers, nature, art, dramatic play, computers, puzzles, manipulatives, learning centers, and much more.
  • We use field trips and special events to further enrich our curriculum.
  • Visiting teachers and guests are also invited in to share their experiences or perform for the children.
  • Our staff is truly dedicated to providing a positive school experience for each individual child.
  • Our teachers, administrators, and assistants are here because they love the Lord and they love children.
  • From the time a child enters a classroom he or she becomes part of our family and is nurtured and guided by caring teachers.

School Overview

School TypeEarly Childhood / Day Care
School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Other school association(s)
Religious AffiliationBaptist
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool
Year Founded1972
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students108 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
29%
State avg.: 22%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio6:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

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