Akron Childcare Centers

in Akron, OH

121
Childcare Centers are
in Akron

15
Childcare Centers in Akron
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Christine D.
"We went to them for one month. Our experience was an "F-F-F and F". I didn't have a problem so much with their facility layout. The classes were combined mostly throughout" the day of the 2-year old groups which ended up being 20 children and 2 teachers for the majority of the day. It caused my son to just feel like he was in a chaos moment the entire day. The last day that he was there, he cried continuously from the time I dropped him off to the time I picked him up. They were the ones that said, "You need to bring him more frequently to 'break him in'" so that's the point at which we said, "Yeah, we need to reevaluate this". It just so happened that I was on a waiting list for another child care center and they called me the day after that occurrence happened and it was a godly intervention the whole way because we went to this other provider and we have been absolutely ecstatic about them. We drop him off, he doesn't cry. He jumps out of the car to go play. He is so happy. They charged me $30 a day. The part-time rate for me was $60 a week. I had to call in to the owner of the company and I still have never heard back from him.
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Stephanie M.
"Went in for a tour of the facility as I was trying to find a daycare for my 2 year old. Let's just say I didn't even want to stay for the tour right after I opened the front" door. I've been to LOTS of daycares trying to find the right one plus my daughter has been in two daycares already. When I walked up to the facility I tried the front door like I always do to see if it's locked, well it wasn't. I asked if the door was ever locked and the director said no. The only thing in front of the door when you walk into the facility is a little chintzy half door that's not even really latched and you can't even really call it a half door because it's basically just a piece of plywood that's probably 2 feet high with a little eye hook keeping it closed. The "half door" is probably 5 feet from the front door which can just be kinda pushed open and the daycare building is probably like 20 feet from a very busy road, route 83 right near the 84 overpass. Imagine one child of like 3 or 4 years old, getting through the front door and into the road or worse up the street to 84. The facility itself just seemed dirty not normal daycare dirty either, there was an awful smell I can't even describe it was like dogs and cats and kids and dirt and cleaner on top of it all mixed together it was just awful. So I went to the toddler room because that's what my daughter would be and normal day cares that I toured or that my daughter has attended there of been toys, sensory tables, or things to keep the children occupied during there day, here there was like minimal, minimal toys almost none and one play kitchen thing that looks like it belonged in the 60s. The outside play area was old and the toys were dirty, and dirtier more then because it was outside, the toddles and babies were mixed in the same area not a big deal breaker overall but the babies/infants wee just strapped in the strollers in the sun, while the "teachers" were standing around talking and not paying attention to what was going on between the children. While I was outside, there were three toddlers on a seesaw
and one slapped another right in the face and not one of the teachers saw it, or even reacted to it until the girl that was slapped started crying. The teachers had no idea what happened because they weren't paying attention, I had to tell them what went on between the two girls. I was done with my tour at this point and the director was trying to get me to commit to bringing my child there. She had the "hook line" ready of " I have another tour for the last spot tomorrow but I'll give you first dibs if you want it, I'll tell the other parent I'm waiting on you" I'm like really I work sales I know lines when I hear them. I basically ran out with my daughter because that is somewhere I would never want to bring her or would I feel safe leaving her there for the day or even 10 minutes alone.
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Ken K.
"When my wife and I were looking for a pre-school for our 3-year old son we had in mind a very specific type of environment we wanted for him. We looked at seveal different pre-schools" programs from park districts to corprate style franchises to smaller non for profit self funded schools. In the end we chose the
Pre-school because of the "play based" learning philosopy, amazingly wonderful and loving experienced staff and the small class sizes held in a classic one room style school house. Our son is very bright but has always come along with high energy and a relucatance to be separated from his mother or father for even short periods of time. The staff at MCP was very understanding and helped guide and coach our family to prepare for the important milestone of him attending pre-school and being under the care and direction of other adults. Ms
, the school's director and primary teacher for our son's class quickly earned his trust earlier in the summer when the school offered 2 week workshops for students to do crafts and projects. Even though later in the summer our son started to no longer want to go to art class without his mother, Ms
kept encouraging us to keep him enrolled for pre-school despite our fears that he wouldn't be ready. My wife was even allowed to stay in the school during the summer art classes to try and help our son adjust . When the first day came he did great. The school's cost is very reasonable in comparison to many others and the shcool offers discounts for parents that sign-up to be teacher helpers which only requires a few committments a year. Class sizes are 14 or less children and from our experience all the children get the individualized attention and guidance they need. We are very happy with our decision to send our son to MCP and are grateful that this gem of a preschool exists thanks to the hard work, dedication and vision of Ms
and the MCP teaching staff.

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Daycare Center reviews in Akron

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is a community. I'll start with the teachers who
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FANTASTIC, well educated, and really care about the children. The classes are small, with two teachers, and have great variety in the curriculum. The facility is about 4 times larger than you expect based on the exterior. They have safe and comfortable classrooms, a large playground with soft flooring, birds, chickens, swings, slides, just everything you need to tire out your toddler and have them come home beaming with joy and full of stories about their adventures. Everything is beautifully decorated, well manicured, clean, and very organized.
ALSO, and this truly left me pleasantly shocked: The owner and administrative office staff are extremely professional, kind, have a sense of urgency, strictly adhere to all practical guidelines and run an extremely "tight ship." I'm serious: All e-mails are answered almost immediately, there's always someone at the front office to "buzz you in" when you arrive, the billing is automated with detailed invoices, and all parent-teacher conferences and other events are scheduled efficiently, well in advance and conducted/executed perfectly. They should run LA Unified.
Finally, Camelot is a community. In Los
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we, like many busy parents, are pressed for time and far away from friends and family. Every Camelot parent we've met has been friendly, supportive and a great resource for play dates, activities, mutual consolation (hey, toddlers are hard work!), birthday party planning and attendance, all the things our kids need to foster a healthy and happy environment for socialization, learning and play.
Things you should know: I'm a tough critic, extremely protective of my daughter, and have extremely high service expectations. Our daughter has been at Camelot since age 2 and enrolled in 2012 after an exhaustive
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of schools in our area. We could not be happier. Period. If you're looking for peace of mind, a safe and happy environment, awesome teachers, a professional administration and happy kids, Camelot is for you. Outstanding and so appreciated.
- Hammon P A.
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My son is loving his new
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. He is singing songs about letters and how to clap the sound of his name. Crafts so far are really cute and he is so proud of himself. I love how there is so much room and space to let the children run and play. Totally would recommend this place. Great teachers that really seem to love their jobs!
- Monica H.
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My family moved to Tallahassee in May of 2013. My son was 1.5 years old then and had been enrolled in two preschools in Nashville before our move. This school is by far the most clean, organized, and professional. Ms.
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is the two year old class assistant and she is firm, but loving. She talked to my son about the weather and his feelings and he would come home saying the funniest stuff. She treated him like the little person he is, not just another kid. The lead teacher retired this year after 12 years and was replaced by the wonderful, enthusiastic Ms.
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Now that he's in the 3 year old classroom, it's run even more like a school. The kids take turns as line leaders and calendar leaders, learning how to share responsibilities while learning about the months of the year. Letter, colors, and numbers, of course.
Some Facts: The school is non-denominational. They have the best playground in town. They only take 2 year olds and up. The only downside is that you can't go part-time. But it is open all summer and works great for government workers who are headed downtown. And the school's holiday schedule matches up with the government's holiday schedule. No fall or spring break to scramble to find a babysitter for.
I think the price is very reasonable. You can buy a really healthy lunch for an additional $2.50 per day. The menu changes, but they always have a fruit, a vegetable, a protein and a whole grain. I think these healthy lunches that are shared by the other kids have taught my son to not be afraid to try new foods.
The kids have gotten to do some really fun, special stuff. A magic show, a carnival, a Spring Program, the mobile
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, water day ... they are always doing something exciting for the kids. My son absolutely loves it there.


- Jessie W.
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My daughter loved this school. I enrolled her September 2013 for full day pre school for 4 year olds. I picked this school because my daughter missed the cut off for school in our town. I found the teachers very caring. They connected with her and were able to identify her needs very well. Everyday my daughter looked forward to going to school. For preschoolers the fundraisers are optional and uniforms are not required. The price is on par with other preschools in the area.
- Rosalia C.
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Amazing staff and beautiful location for a child care. Awesome program. It's not only a child care, it's a real learning center where children learn and experience. Very satisfied of my choice.
- Melania D.
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While this daycare is not a big box, fancy facility, they are filled with workers who care about your child. The facility is clean, maintained, and keeps kids happy and busy throughout the day. My son was there from infancy through 16 months as I worked during the day. They are flexible with the hours and schedule you would like to keep ( I had most of the summer off). Care is very personalized here. You can't beat the price either! My family will greatly miss this place after we move--we wish we could take them with us!
- Leigh F.
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Our daughter was in
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for about 20 months, she enjoyed it very much, came home always happy. Loved her teachers very much. The daily email report was helpful to know the classroom activities and lunch details. She was in butterfly, duck, frog and then sunflower rooms. The classrooms were bright and nice layout. Overall wonderful experience.
- Lakshmi I.

All Childcare Centers in Akron, OH

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A BEAUTIFUL CHILD

1449 Brittain Rd
Akron

ABACUS CHILD CARE CTR INC

839 S ARLINGTON ST
Akron

AKRON MONTESSORI SCHOOL

3882 BYWOOD AVE
Akron

AKRON SUMMIT COMMUNITY ACTION

670 W EXCHANGE ST
Akron

AKRON SUMMITT COMMUNITY ACTION

539 S ARLINGTON ST
Akron

ALL ABOUT CHILDREN CLEV MASS

186 S CLEVELAND MASSILLON RD
Akron

ALL ABOUT KIDS DAYCARE & PRESH

792 E WATERLOO RD
Akron

ALMOST MOM CHILD DEVELOPMENT

258 S CLEVELAND MASSILLON RD
Akron

AMBC CHRISTIAN ACADEMY

2330 E MARKET ST
Akron

Bedford Heights Day Care Inc

21881 Libby Rd
Cleveland

Beginner's World Child Care Center

7005 ROYALTON RD
North Royalton

BOYER KINDERGARTEN CTR

2960 SANITARIUM RD
Akron

BRIGHT BEGINNERS

6638 HARRIS RD
Broadview Heights

BRIGHT HORIZONS

475 OHIO ST
Akron

Brilliant Start Academy

901 Liberty Bell Dr
Amherst

Chardon Community Day Care Center

12797 Mayfield Rd
Chardon

CHERUBIM'S CULTURAL CTR INC

670 VERNON ODOM BLVD
Akron

CHILD CARE CONNECTION

703 S MAIN ST
Akron

CHILDTIME LEARNING CTR

2145 EASTWOOD AVE
Akron

CHILDTIME LEARNING CTR

2546 LELAND AVE
Akron

CHILDTIME LEARNING CTR

2645 MANCHESTER RD
Akron

CHILDTIME LEARNING CTR

555 WHITE POND DR
Akron

CHILDTIME LEARNING CTR

3475 EMBASSY PKWY
Akron

COLOR OUR RAINBOW ACADEMY

1430 GOODYEAR BLVD
Akron

COMMUNITY CHRISTIAN PRE-SCHOOL

3260 CORMANY RD
Akron

CREATIVE LEARNING CHILD CARE

4000 CRANE CENTRE DR
Streetsboro

CTK Kids Learning Center

30635 Lorain Rd
North Olmsted

David YMCA - Jackson Township

7389 Caritas Cir NW
Massillon

EASTGATE PRE-SCHOOL

671 CANTON RD
Akron

EUCLID COOPERATIVE PRESCHOOL

21000 LAKE SHORE BLVD
Euclid

EVERYTHING UNDER THE SON

552 HARVARD AVE
Akron

FAIRLAWN LUTHERAN PRESCHOOL

3415 W MARKET ST
Akron

FAIRLAWN VILLAGE PRESCHOOL

3300 MOREWOOD RD
Akron

FAIRLAWN-WEST UCC PRESCHOOL

2095 W MARKET ST
Akron

FAITH LUTHERAN PRESCHOOL

2726 W MARKET ST
Akron

FIRST ASSEMBLY-GOD PRESCHOOL

1175 W MARKET ST
Akron

Fitness 19

3740 Rocky River Dr
Cleveland

FOR A CHILD

1300 S MAIN ST
North Canton

GODDARD SCHOOL

5601 DARROW RD
Hudson

GODDARD SCHOOL

105 SPRINGSIDE DR
Akron

GRACE LUTHERAN PRESCHOOL

989 N PORTAGE PATH
Akron

GRANDMA'S PLACE CHILD CARE CTR

774 E MARKET ST
Akron

GREEN VALLEY CHRISTIAN PRESCHL

620 E TURKEYFOOT LAKE RD
Akron

HEAD START CHILD DEV CTR

230 W CENTER ST
Akron

HEAD START CHILD DEVMNT CTR

1205 E WATERLOO RD
Akron

HEAD START COORDINATION

177 S BROADWAY ST
Akron

HEAD START REGISTRATION

369 S PORTAGE PATH
Akron

HENRY CENTER CHILD CARE & LRNG

161 N FORGE ST
Akron

HOPE DAY CARE CTR

647 E MARKET ST
Akron

HOPE LUTHERAN PRE-SCHOOL

999 PORTAGE LAKES DR
Akron

IMMACULATE CONCEPTION

2128 16TH ST SW
Akron

INTEGRATED PRESCHOOL

1199 Vernon Odom Blvd
Akron

IRMA A JONES PRESCHOOL

539 S ARLINGTON ST
Akron

JOY'S IN-HOME DAY CARE

371 EASTLAND AVE
Akron

K & K CHILDCARE

357 W MILLER AVE
Akron

KANDY KANE CHRISTIAN DAY CARE

380 W CROSIER ST
Akron

KID'S UNIVERSITY PRESCHOOL

1407 MALASIA RD
Akron

KIDS ACADEMY OF COPLEY

3745 COPLEY RD
Akron

Kids Club Inc

16700 Hilltop Parkplace
Chagrin Falls

Kids Country

4923 Hudson Dr
Stow

KIDS COUNTRY

2955 Smith Rd
Akron

KIDS FIRST LEARNING CTR

26184 Bagley Road
Olmsted Falls

Kids Link Neurobehavioural Center

2132 Case Pkwy
Twinsburg

KIDS PLAY

4530 KENT RD
Stow

KIDS PLAY

388 S MAIN ST
Akron

KINDER GARDEN MONTESSORI SCHL

1723 S CLEVELAND MASSILLON RD
Akron

KINDER-CARE LEARNING CENTERS

4050 EMBASSY PKWY
Akron

KINDER-CARE LEARNING CENTERS

3405 MASSILLON RD
Akron

KOZMIC KORNER

520 S MAIN ST
Akron

KOZMIC KORNER

45 HANNA PKWY
Akron

KOZMIC KORNER

112 BAKER BLVD
Akron

Lafayette Schoolhouse

6357 Lafayette Rd
Medina

Le Chaperon Rouge

5423 Darrow Rd
Hudson

LITTLE SHEPHERD PRESCHOOL

2308 24TH ST SW
Akron

MEGAN'S HOME DAYCARE

953 STANWOOD AVE
Akron

MONTROSE ZION CHRISTIAN PRSCHL

565 N CLEVELAND MASSILLON RD
Akron

MORNING GLORY PRESCHOOL

PO Box 7262
Akron

NANNA'S DAY CARE

2751 OLD HOME RD
Akron

NEW ADVENTURES EARLY LEARNING

8054 Darrow Rd
Twinsburg

NOAH'S ARK CHILDCARE ACADEMY

2445 S ARLINGTON RD
Akron

OHIO ALLIANCE OF COMMUNITY CTR

212 E EXCHANGE ST
Akron

OhioGuidestone

202 East Bagley Road
Berea

Papillion Enrichment Center

2804 Som Center Road Rear Building
Wickliffe

Paraiso, Dr. Marie F.

1450 Belle Ave
Lakewood

Play Time on the Move LLC

PO Box 13781
Columbus

PRESCHOOL IN MONTROSE

565 N CLEVELAND MASSILLON RD
Akron

Primrose School of Hudson

1295 Corporate Dr
Hudson

Rainbow Connection I & III

6312 Center St
Mentor

RAYANN CHRISTIAN DEVELOPMENT

599 NOBLE AVE
Akron

RING AROUND THE ROSIE DAY CARE

3895 S MAIN ST
Akron

RIVERSIDE PRESCHOOL @DAYCARE

2433 S MAIN ST
Akron

Romp n Stomp

900 Medina Rd
Medina

ROOM TO GROW CHILD CARE CTR

526 GRAHAM RD
Cuyahoga Falls

SALVATION ARMY

190 S MAPLE ST
Akron

SHERRY BEAR'S HOME DAYCARE

509 DELMAR AVE
Akron

ST PAUL'S NURSERY SCHOOL

1361 W MARKET ST
Akron

ST SEBASTIAN PRESCHOOL

348 ELMDALE AVE
Akron

SUMMA EARLY EDUCATION

475 OHIO ST
Akron

SUNSHYN CHILD CARE

512 Lindell St
Akron

SUPERIOR QUALITY CO

1079 TAYLOR ST
Akron

The Goodard School

7042 Fulton Dr
Canton

Truely Clean LLC

23951 Lakeshore Blvd
Euclid

VALLEY KIDS LEARNING CTR

1670 AKRON PENINSULA RD
Akron

Winnie's Nursery School Inc.

1470 E 105TH ST
Cleveland

WITH THESE HANDS

12510 BUCKEYE RD
Cleveland

WONDER WORLD CHILD DEVELOPMENT

688 Diagonal Rd
Akron

WOODLAND PRESCHOOL

444 N HAWKINS AVE
Akron

YMCA

647 E MARKET ST
Akron

YMCA

210 E North St
Akron

YMCA

1250 W EXCHANGE ST
Akron

YMCA

380 MINEOLA AVE
Akron

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