Youth Education Center
Our Quakertown-based Youth Education Center offers programs for children 3-5 (kindergarten) and before and after school care for youth in grades K-5.
Why the Quakertown Youth Education Center?
- Preschool/Pre-K class with full day, partial day and half day schedules with swim lessons, music and gym classes included
- Kindergarten with full/half day schedules available and transportation to/from Quakertown Area Schools.
- Before and after school care for K-5 with transportation provided to/from all Quakertown Area Schools.
- Day Off School options
- State Licensed
- Keystone STARS
- Weekly swim lessons & music class (pre K & K)
- Weekly gym class (
- Certified Teachers with appropriate screenings and clearances
- Financial Assistance available - For Quakertown branch only, application HERE
- Child Care Works (CCW) subsidy through the Early Learning Resource Center (ELRC) accepted
Youth Education Center location:
401 Fairview Avenue
The Pre-K is intended to help children shine and prepare themselves emotionally, socially and academically for kindergarten. Our Pre-K class follows “Creative Curriculum” which allows us to focus on the children’s interests, abilities, learning styles, and needs. Our lesson plans are rich in learning content that incorporates the PA Early Learning Standards. Ages: 3-5 years (prior to Kindergarten)
Kindergarten program includes transportation to and from all Quakertown area Schools. Daily hands-on activities build upon skills learned in Kindergarten classrooms. Half day and Full day options are available. Weekly swim lessons and structured gym classes included! Full day and half day options available.
BEFORE AND AFTER SCHOOL CARE
Program includes transportation to and from all elementary schools in the Quakertown Area School District. Schedule includes learning centers, homework time, structured gym classes, weekly swim time for After School Care, group projects and games. There is no additional fee for your child who is already enrolled in our childcare program to attend a full day if schools are closed and we are open.
SCHOOL'S OUT DAY OPTION
For children already enrolled in our child care programs, we provide care on days when schools are closed and our facility is open. If your child is not enrolled in our childcare program but you need care for a day that the Quakertown Area School District is closed, you will need to register and complete paperwork in advance. Fees apply for youth not currently enrolled in the program. Note: this is not a drop-in service and registration fee/paperwork must be completed in advance.