A National Model of Excellence in Toddler, Preschool, and School-Age Care and Education
125 North 8th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106

Our Mission

Children’s Village is a non-profit educating young and school-age children, current and future teachers, and families.  Children’s Village is distinguished by teaching excellence, a comprehensive and holistic framework and its focus on inclusion and diversity. Working together with children, families and the community, we promote a society that is fair, compassionate and economically vibrant.


We are committed to providing a safe environment for our students, families, and staff.  To learn more, please watch:  Reopening slide show for parents



Ways to Give

A non-profit organization, Children’s Village relies on funding from the community. Since our 1976 inception, we have educated thousands of young children and supported their families, always guided by the highest quality standards.  We can only continue to do so with you. Read more»



News + Events

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TELL CONGRESS: Think Babies and Act for child care!

Take action and ask your Representative and Senators to Think Babies and Act. Together we can ensure that the nation’s child care system is fully supported and stable, so parents can return to work and our economy can fully recover.

After a read aloud of The Very Hungry Caterpillar, preschoolers draw some of the food the caterpillar likes to eat.


“Step inside” Children’s Village! We’ve posted photos so you can take a closer look at our program in action

Because we cannot welcome you to tour at this time, we are instead ‘opening the doors’ to you through photographs. To give you a glimpse of our program in action, you’ll find photos of children creating, discovering, learning, and playing!

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NEW PROGRAMS — Virtual Preschool Education, Infant Program, and In-person Full-day Supervision for School-Age Children!

Children’s Village is now enrolling children in our toddler, preschool, and school-age program–and announcing new: Virtual Preschool Education Program with Certified Teacher, Infant Program ( 6 weeks to 13 months), and In-person Full-day Supervision for School-age Children.

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Our Teachers Are Our Greatest Asset

Children benefit most from teachers who are highly qualified and experienced. Each of our classrooms is headed by two full-time teachers:  a lead teacher and an assistant teacher.   Learn more»

These images represent Children’s Village before we implemented COVID-19-related health and safety protocols.


Wonder Moments

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