Forest Park Christian Early Learning Center is a Step Up to Quality Star Rated Center with Christian Preschool and Before & After School Age Care with Transportation and a Summer Day Camp for K-5th grade in North Columbus. We are an early learning center NOT a daycare that is dedicated to helping your child learn with our state approved curriculum. Forest Park Christian Early Learning Center has over 25 years in children's education.

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School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten
Year Founded
Summer School Offered
Summer Program Cost
Summer Program Cost Notes
Summer Day Camp runs June-Aug $176 is per wk Registration Fee required
Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students
51 students
Student Body Type
% Students of Color
State avg.: 22%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size
12 students
Classroom Dress Code

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
$196 per week is for preschool & pre-k classes Toddlers are $209 per week We accept private pay and county reimbursed childcare (also known as Title XX)

School Notes

  • Forest Park Christian Early Learning Center was founded in August 1981 as a ministry of North Church of Christ in Christian Union and has been faithfully serving the educational needs of our community's children. Forest Park Christian Early Learning Center, Inc. is designed as a Christian ministry for the purpose of providing wholesome training and personal supervision with a Christian emphasis. As a church and school board we are committed to excellence in every area of this ministry. It is our hope that you, as a parent, family member, or guardian will find our program and facilities what you are looking for in your child's early learning years.
Profile last updated: 09/01/2021

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