YMCA Child Care at Grace


YMCA Early Learning Center at Grace

YMCA Early Learning programs make sure that children learn the skills needed to be successful in school. Our centers provide a warm, caring and fun environment that stimulates their natural curiosity and encourages personal expression. Children develop communication, reasoning and problem-solving skills through play, interaction with other children, and exploration of their environment.

YMCA Early Learning programs help children grow physically, and mentally, while emphasizing and modeling the character development values of Caring, Honesty, Respect and Responsibility.

Step Up To Quality Level:

Step Up To Quality is Ohio's voluntary quality rating system for ODJFS licensed child care programs. Step Up To Quality recognizes early care and education programs that exceed quality benchmarks over and above Ohio's licensing standards. Supports and awards are available to assist programs in achieving and maintaining a Star Rating. This location is a Three Star Award Winner.

Highlights for this location:

  • Full Time Care available
  • Use Creative Curriculum
  • Qualified, Educated Teachers
  • Low Teacher/Child Ratios
  • Private, Fenced Playground

Ages: 

6 weeks - 3 years
Separate Infant & Toddler Programs

How to register:
Please register in person at this location.

Hours:
Monday - Friday
6:30am - 6:00pm

Additional Information:

  • This site does not provide transportation.

Contact Information:
Debbie Nerderman
Child Care Director
dnerderman@daytonymca.org
(937) 278-4636
YMCA Early Learning Center at Grace
1001 Harvard Blvd, Dayton, OH 45406

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YMCA Preschool at Grace

At the YMCA of Greater Dayton, we believe that every child has the potential to be successful, and we’ve set into place an educational environment that is friendly, positive and caring to help each student discover his and her own unique gifts. Educators in the YMCA’s Preschool Education Program foster great achievement by presenting curriculum in a way that makes learning fun, meaningful and interesting. Daily lessons are created to boost development through creative, age-appropriate activities, hands-on experience, a balance of indoor and outdoor play, with snacks and downtime included.

 

Step Up To Quality Level:

Step Up To Quality is Ohio's voluntary quality rating system for ODJFS licensed child care programs. Step Up To Quality recognizes early care and education programs that exceed quality benchmarks over and above Ohio's licensing standards. Supports and awards are available to assist programs in achieving and maintaining a Star Rating. This location is a Three-Star Award Winner.

 

Highlights for this location: 

  • Full-Time Care available
  • Use Creative Curriculum
  • Qualified, Educated Teachers
  • Low Teacher/Child Ratios
  • Private, Fenced Playground

Ages:
3 years - 6 years

How to register:
Please register in person at this location.

Hours:
Monday - Friday
6:30am - 6:00pm

Additional Information:

  • This site does not provide transportation.

Contact Information:
Debbie Nerderman
Child Care Director
dnerderman@daytonymca.org
(937) 278-4636
YMCA Early Learning Center at Grace
1001 Harvard Blvd, Dayton, OH 45406

 

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YMCA School Age Enrichment Program at Grace

YMCA School Age Enrichment Programs make sure that the time gap before and after school is filled creatively and constructively. Homework help, an afternoon snack, art projects, and active group games are part of our program. YMCA school-age enrichment programs help children grow physically, and mentally while emphasizing and modeling the character development values of Caring, Honesty, Respect, and Responsibility. 

Step Up To Quality Level:

Step Up To Quality is Ohio's voluntary quality rating system for ODJFS licensed child care programs. Step Up To Quality recognizes early care and education programs that exceed quality benchmarks over and above Ohio's licensing standards. Supports and awards are available to assist programs in achieving and maintaining a Star Rating. This location is a Three Star Award Winner.

Highlights for this location:

  • YMCA Early Learning Center Care Available At This Location
  • Part Time 1-2 Days and Full-Time 3-5 days Care Available
  • Use Kidzlit, KidzMath & Cincy Afterschool Curriculum
  • Qualified, Educated Teachers
  • Private, Fenced Playground
  • Large Gym Space Available

Ages:
K - 12 years

How to register:
Please register in person at this location.

Hours:
Monday - Friday
6:30 am to start of school & end of school- 6:00 pm 

Additional Information:

  • This site does not provide transportation.
  • Care available when school is not scheduled, during holidays and weather emergencies.

Contact Information:
Debbie Nerderman
Child Care Director
dnerderman@daytonymca.org
(937) 278-4636
YMCA Early Learning Center at Grace
1001 Harvard Blvd, Dayton, OH 45406

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ELC at Grace Brochure

 

School Age at Grace Brochure