Ducklings Early Learning Center

  • Ducklings Pre-school And Extended Day Care where our philosophy and primary goal is to provide your child with quality early education while encouraging kids to be kids.
  • Duckling’s realistic approach to childhood is sometimes noisy, often messy, but always fun.
  • We have an abundance of age appropriate materials to help foster exploration and an ultimate feeling of success for all children.
  • Our certified and degreed teachers have designed age-specific programs to prepare your child for school and teach them important social skills in an environment that is nurturing and fun.
  • Ducklings takes a child’s work very seriously; providing a secure environment for children to develop age-appropriate skills through exploration and play.
  • We know that teaching a child to love learning in their first 3 years of life will build a foundation for success in the years to come.
  • Our certified and degreed teachers create weekly thematic lesson plans to challenge and excite young minds; as well as provide ample playtime in the security of our 2 large play yards.
  • We even have an indoor gym for when the jitterbugs hit on rainy days! Our mission at Ducklings Early Learning Center is to provide exemplary childcare for the children of Southern Chester County by offering a model program tailored to ensure the quality of a child’s daily experiences.

School Overview

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

Student Body

Total Students48 students
Student Body Typen/a
% Students of Color
14%
State avg.: 22%
Students by GradeDucklings Early Learning Center Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers1 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio48:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

Nearby Private Schools

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  • Chadds Ford
    Fairville Friends School Inc
    Daycare / Preschool (Friends)
    Grades: PK-K | 87 students
    1.7 miles
    216 Pond Vw
    Chadds Ford, PA 19317
    1.7 PK-K
    87
  • Kennett Square
    St Patrick School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: NS-8 | 182 students
    2.2 miles
    210 Meredith St
    Kennett Square, PA 19348
    (610)444-2214
    2.2 NS-8
    182
  • Chadds Ford
    Westtown Childrens Academy
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: PK-K | 23 students
    3 miles
    10 Ponds Edge Dr
    Chadds Ford, PA 19317
    3 PK-K
    23
  • Wilmington
    Centerville Layton School
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    Special Education School
    Grades: Inquire with school | 102 students
    3.7 miles
    6201 Kennett Pike
    Wilmington, DE 19807
    (302)571-0230
    3.7 Inquire with school
    102
  • Kennett Square
    Grades: NS-9 | 163 students
    4.3 miles
    420 W Street Road
    Kennett Square, PA 19348
    (610)444-3035
    4.3 NS-9
    163

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