The Caring Center

  • The Caring Center believe in offering families affordable, quality education along with flexible hours.
  • At Chesterbrook Academy, there are year-round opportunities for your child to learn and develop in a loving and secure environment.
  • We offer extended hours before and after school to children from infancy through eighth grade, along with summer camp.
  • The facilities at The Caring Center create feelings of comfort and confidence.
  • Children want to learn and play here. It's a place where they can feel safe and ready to absorb what the world has to offer.
  • Our programs are well appointed with appropriate learning aids, and toys and games that stimulate.
  • Our playgrounds have the latest equipment and meet state safety standards.
  • The Caring Center expertly combines academic learning experiences and structured play in a fun, safe and nurturing environment.
  • We engage children in a variety of ways that help them discover, explore and learn to their fullest potential.
  • Children are given plenty of room here for their bodies and minds to grow.
  • After all, both are growing at the same time. This is their introduction to a lifetime of learning, and it's a journey that should start out on the right foot.

School Overview

School TypeEarly Childhood / Day Care
School Membership(s)School Assoc.State or regional independent school association
Other school association(s)
Grades OfferedKindergarten

Student Body

Total Students19 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
68%
State avg.: 22%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers3 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio6:1
National avg.: 13:1

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