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Happy Birthday, Mayor Kenney!

Posted on August 12, 2019 at 10:05 PM Comments comments (1)

Last week we had the opportunity to show Mayor Jim Kenney our new facility at Longshore, which hosts a PHLpreK program, and surprise him with a birthday celebration! Check out a video from the event below:

Grand Opening of New Facility!

Posted on February 6, 2019 at 9:05 AM Comments comments (7)

We are excited to announce great opening a new facility at 4416 Longshore Avenue in Philadelphia!

The new facility will be larger than our current facility on Longshore Avenue, and is open and ready to enroll for summer camp  of 2019.

We encourage anyone interested to call  (215) 333-2211 in order to get a spot for our summer program. Detai...

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Your new weekend plans + Easter celebrations!

Posted on March 19, 2018 at 9:05 PM Comments comments (0)

You've got plenty of options. Try fishing in Fishtown, see a free show at the Free Library, or take some time for family art appreciation at PAFA or the Philadelphia Museum of Art. Click here to see a list of family fun events happening in Philly!

Celebrate Easter? Hunt eggs, brunch with the Easter Bunny, and celebrate spring ...

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Tips to Help Your Child Succeed!

Posted on January 17, 2018 at 6:10 PM Comments comments (0)

How can you help your child succeed in the classroom?


  • Making sure your child attends class every day he/she is healthy.
  • Giving your child a sense of pride in his/her schoolwork.

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Summer Camp Information Now Posted!

Posted on July 5, 2017 at 2:30 PM Comments comments (0)

Grants for Homeowners

Posted on January 27, 2016 at 6:40 PM Comments comments (0)


Foundations pledge $1m to repair Philadelphia rowhouses



The Healthy Rowhouse Project has announced that it has received nearly $1 million in grants to fund a three-year project to create new programs to repair the homes of low-income renters and homeowners in Philadelphia. The grants include $820,228 from Oak Foundation for the first three years of the project and $175,000 from The Barra Foundation.


The funding will e...

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Posted on May 5, 2015 at 9:25 PM Comments comments (0)

What are your kids doing this summer? If the answer is a "not sure yet", then consider registering them for one of our summer camps!

All of our locations offer a summer camp program for children of all ages. Each camp will have weekly themes, such as Beach Week, Pirate Week, Aloha! Hawaii Week, etc. and activities to follow these themes. Because each center is unique, each camp will have slightly different themes and activities planned out.

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Posted on June 8, 2014 at 5:35 PM Comments comments (0)

Dear Parents.

With Pre-K graduation just around the corner on June 20 we are getting ready for our summer camp starting July 7th.

Graduating from Pre-K class into Kindergarten is a milestone in your and your child's life.The transition may be hard for both sides.It is important to talk to your child about the changes and him/her beind a "big kid" and a "serious" student.

Listed below are some books that may help explaining the transition:

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Philadelphia Science Festival

Posted on April 28, 2014 at 9:10 PM Comments comments (0)

Hello all, long time no see!

This week is Science Festival week in Philadelphia running from April 26th to May 3rd. As society becomes more science-driven and technologically advanced, it is more important than ever that we introduce our children to science at an early age.

The Philadelphia Science Festival includes tons of free and low-cost events geared towards introducing young children and adults alike to the wonderfu...

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New Website + Facebook!

Posted on August 16, 2013 at 2:50 PM Comments comments (0)

Dear Parents,

As you can see, we have updated our website. We have also updated the event calendar and the registration forms available for downloading.

Also, don't forget to like us on Facebook! We will be posting daily/weekly updates and reminders, as well as the occasional fun photo. It is a great way to stay updated and closer to us. Stay tuned for more updates.

Our Facebook:

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