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.

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Ways to Give

A non-profit organization, Children’s Village relies on your support. Today, more than 400 children are learning, exploring, sharing, discovering, and creating with us. Our high-quality program prepares them for school—and for life. But we can only do so with you. Read more»

 
 

News + Events

06/01/20

We ALL have a part to play-Advancing Equity In Early Childhood Education

“Our goal is to nurture a more diverse and inclusive generation of young children who thrive through their experience of equitable learning opportunities in early learning programs. We aim for each child to ‘express comfort and joy with human diversity; to increasingly recognize injustice; and to have the will and the skills to act against prejudice.’ We find ourselves pressing for the same for each adult in our nation today.” –We Stand Together, A Message from Ann McClain Terrell and Rhian Evans Allvin, NAEYC

As we struggle with the horrific death of George Floyd and the institutional racism that continues in our country, Children’s Village urges you to read this message from the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) and NAEYC’s position statement “Advancing Equity in Early Childhood Education.”

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05/25/20

Please Advocate-It only takes a moment to take action!

We are joing the National CACFP Association Sponsors to advocate for emergency aid that would deliver financial relief to the CACFP community, including child care providers like Children’s Village.

05/19/20

SCHOOL CLOSING : Stay-At-Home Order Continues in Philadelphia

 Updated- 5/19/ 2020 A heartfelt hello to you, dear Children’s Village families.  Please know that all of the Children’s Village teachers and staff are thinking about… Read more»

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Focus on
Excellence

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»

 

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