The Childrens Ark

  • The Children's Ark of Mountain Top, PA offers preschool programs for children from ages 2 through pre-kindergarten ages.
  • Our programs run from September to May each year. our teachers focus on personalized, individual attention.
  • Our staff promotes your child's exploration and discovery by encouraging use of the five senses.
  • Our preschool programs consist of thematic units designed to stimulate the children's curiosity about themselves and the world around them.
  • Our program is based on the development of each child as an individual.
  • By providing developmentally appropriate activities that are meaningful to the children, we hope to promote positive self-esteem.

School Overview

School TypeEarly Childhood / Day Care
Religious AffiliationAssembly of God
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten

Student Body

Total Students56 students
Student Body TypeAll-girls
% Students of Color
100%
State avg.: 22%
Students by GradeThe Childrens Ark Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers4 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio14:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

Nearby Private Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Mountain Top
     St Jude School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 261 students
    2.4 miles
    422 S Mountain Blvd
    Mountain Top, PA 18707
    (570)474-5803
    2.4 PK-8
    261
  • Mountain Top
    Grades: 1-8 | 8 students
    3.1 miles
    476 3rd St
    Mountain Top, PA 18707
    (570)868-5958
    3.1 1-8
    8
  • Wilkes Barre
    Main Street KinderCare
    Main Street KinderCare Photo - Main Street KinderCare
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-PK | 10 students
    4.4 miles
    1810 S. Main St.
    Wilkes Barre, PA 18702
    (570)823-4424
    4.4 NS-PK
    10
  • Wilkes Barre
    Grades: NS-K | 152 students
    5.9 miles
    280 Hanover Street
    Wilkes Barre, PA 18702
    (570)824-4141
    5.9 NS-K
    152
  • Wilkes Barre
    Grades: PK-8 | 343 students
    6 miles
    242 S Washington St
    Wilkes Barre, PA 18701
    (570)823-8089
    6 PK-8
    343

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