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 that provides early childhood education and school-age academic enrichment distinguished by excellence and family diversity. Working together with children, parents, 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

At the essence of Children’s Village’s educational approach is learning through play. This approach has a bonus: social skills development. For example, as children play math bingo (matching color and shapes), they practice following rules, taking turns, and winning and losing gracefully.

02/14/19

Boeing Global Engagement Grant Multiplies Children’s Village’s Impact on School Readiness

Reflecting its belief in the power of early learning in preparing students for the 21st century workforce, Boeing Global Engagement recently awarded an extraordinary grant to Children’s Village. The funding enhances our work to ensure kindergarteners are ready for school, particularly in mathematics.

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02/14/19

Take a Look at Students’ Artwork Created with Clay Studio

Children’s Village so pleased to share photographs of ceramics recently created by our School-Age Program students with the Clay Studio.

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01/25/19

WATCH and SHARE for Child Care

Click on image above to WATCH and SHARE A VIDEO featuring educators and advocates, including Children’s Village’s Mary Graham, as they highlight the importance of investing in high-quality child care!

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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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