Our Unique Features

The Caring Center has several features which contribute to its uniqueness:

Awards and Distinctions

  • Accredited through the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC)
  • Pennsylvania Keystone STAR 4 facility
  • Private Academic School License
  • Voted “Best Place to Work” by the Delaware Valley Association for the Education of Young Children (DVAEYC)
  • “Educators of Distinction Award” sponsored by The Please Touch Museum (Kindergarten)
  • Raising A Reader Affiliate

We offer

  • Morning snack, nutritious lunch, and afternoon snack prepared on-site in our commercial kitchen; meals included in tuition
  • Trips and excursions utilizing community resources
  • PA Pre-K Counts and Head Start partnerships through the School District of Philadelphia
  • After-School Care / Pick-up from the Samuel Powel Elementary School
  • Summer Camp for children three to eight years old

Additional features

  • Easy access to public transportation; easy access from Center City, Fairmount Area, West Philadelphia and suburban locations
  • We serve as a model/demonstration site for the early childhood community, student teachers, practicum students and interns