Smoky Row Childrens Center

  • Smoky Row Children's Center is a privately owned and operated center established in 1983 by its current director, Judy Chosy who has a Masters Degree in Early Childhood Education from Ohio State University.
  • The Center is dedicated to providing the finest early childhood programs available to families in our community.
  • Smoky Row, accredited in 1987, has been re-accredited every three years since.
  • The National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) is the most comprehensive accrediting body overseeing childcare, preschool, and before-and-after school programs.
  • Smoky Row serves as a training site for area colleges that use its classrooms for student teaching 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 Kindergarten
Year Founded1983

Student Body

Total Students18 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 17%
Students by Grade Smoky Row Childrens Center Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers1 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio18:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size18 students

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$7,965
Tuition NotesOnly students who attend Smoky Row Children's Center's preschool program are eligible for the Kindergarten class.
Admissions DirectorLora Ackerman

Nearby Private Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Powell
    Smoky Row Children's Center
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: PK-K | 138 students
    0 miles
    8615 Smoky Row Rd
    Powell, OH 43065
    0 PK-K
  • Columbus
    Hard Road KinderCare
    Hard Road KinderCare Photo - infant room
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-PK
    1.1 miles
    2001 Hard Rd
    Columbus, OH 43235
    1.1 NS-PK
  • Dublin
    Educare Montessori
    Montessori School
    Grades: PK-K | 49 students
    1.2 miles
    2733 Summer Dr
    Dublin, OH 43016
    1.2 PK-K
  • Powell
    Dublin Montessori Academy
    Montessori School
    Grades: K-1 | 133 students
    1.3 miles
    10465 Sawmill Rd
    Powell, OH 43065
    1.3 K-1
  • Powell
    Grades: NS-12
    1.4 miles
    284 S. Liberty St.
    Powell, OH 43065
    1.4 NS-12

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