Established in 1966, accredited through N.A.E.Y.C., it is our mission to nurture and support in a safe Christian environment the children and families of the Epworth congregation and surrounding community by providing the highest quality affordable early childhood program. We embrace the philosophy that children learn best when actively involved in play and provided opportunities to explore, question, investigate, and manipulate objects and materials in their environment.
6450 Allisonville Road 46220
Boone Prairie School seeks to provide an affordable quality education based on a classical foundation. Fostering an overall sense of community among the administration, teachers, students, and parents. we believe that it is the role of the family and the church to be the source of spiritual instruction for children, and it is the role of the school to support the instruction of the church and family, not to supplant it. The focus of Boone Prairie School is to provide students with an outstanding liberal arts education that is culturally rich in traditional American values in a Christian environment, surrounded by caring teachers and staff, without preference for one denominational set of beliefs over another.
5175 E 300 S Whitestown, IN 46075
You are invited to visit the only Catholic Jesuit school in the state of Indiana that has been educating students in the Jesuit tradition for more than 50 years. BREBEUF JESUIT MISSION STATEMENT Brebeuf Jesuit, a Catholic and Jesuit school, provides an excellent college preparatory education for a lifetime of service by forming leaders who are intellectually competent, open to growth, loving, religious and committed to promoting justice. Fostering a culture of understanding and dialogue, Brebeuf Jesuit seeks and welcomes students from diverse religious, ethnic and socio-economic backgrounds. Students at Brebeuf Jesuit are called to discover and cultivate the fullness of their God-given talents as a responsibility and as an act of worship.
2801 W. 86th Street
Day Early Learning at Eastern Star Church provides high-quality preschool and pre-K for three-to-five-year-olds. Located within Eastern Star Church’s main campus on the east side of Indianapolis, the center is run by Day Early Learning with our non-faith based curriculum. All families are welcome to enroll.
5750 E. 30th St., Indianapolis, IN 46218
Day Early Learning at Fort Harrison provides high-quality early care and education for infants to pre-K on the far east side of Indianapolis. Located in the heart of Fort Benjamin Harrison in Lawrence, our center works with many military families, DFAS employees and families within the community.
5545 Herbert Lord Road, Indianapolis, IN 46216
Day Early Learning at Park 100 is located in the heart of Park 100 on the northwest side of Indianapolis. Our location is convenient for downtown commuters and easily accessible for residents of Zionsville and West Carmel. We work closely with Pike Township Schools. Our center is one of the largest Day Early Learning Centers, with 12 classrooms. We have a large gross motor area for the children to play in that comes in handy on rainy days! Our Playgrounds are located in the front part of our building, which features garden boxes where the children cultivate vegetables and flowers. This center is PATHS to Quality Level 4 and accredited by the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC). Click here to learn more.
5735 W 73rd Street 46278
Day Early Learning at Phalen Leadership Academy operates two classrooms inside the Phalen Leadership Academy charter school. The center is run by Day Early Learning with our research-based curriculum and is open to the public. Our classrooms are intentionally positioned next to the kindergarten classrooms. Students, ages 3 through 5, are able to get the experience of being in a large school environment. Instructors are able to work closely with kindergarten teachers to share learning and assessment tools and to ensure Day Early Learning pre-K graduates are best prepared for kindergarten and beyond. This center opened in summer of 2014 and is too new to be eligible for the national accreditation and highest PATHS to Quality ranking. This center is a PTQ level 3. Click here to learn more.
2323 N. Illinois Street 46208
Our Day Early Learning Center for Infants & Toddlers is one of our newest centers. It focuses exclusively on implementing best practices with respect to the development and care of children ages 6 weeks to 36 months, including through the implementation of a model early childhood and family support program called Early Head Start. Located just one mile west of Methodist Hospital, we are conveniently located for families working at IU Health, as well as families who work at or attend IUPUI and Ivy Tech, and families who live on the near-West side of Indianapolis. The center offers several unique features, including a practice where teachers and children stay together during the child’s whole time at the center. Lasting relationships are particularly important for a young childss development and the practice we have adopted allows strong bonds to form between children, their teachers and parents. Strong relationships facilitate a young child’s thinking, risk-taking, confidence and involvement. The center is a Paths to QUALITY Level 3 location and an Early Head Start site. Early Head Start is a model early childhood program for infants and toddlers that offers high-quality classroom teaching, strong family support and engagement and coordinated health services. Uniquely, […]
1030 W 16th Street, 46202
Day Early Learning Federal Building is in the heart of downtown Indianapolis. It’s our center with an urban feel (the kids can see skyscrapers from their playground) and many of the children attending have parents who work in the federal government. Because of the location, the children are able to go on walking field trips to the main library, the farmers market at City Market and the holiday parades on Pennsylvania Street. It’s also a small center, with lots of individual attention for children and a family feel. Because it’s in the Minton-Capehart Federal Building, parents and children go through security every day, including a metal detector.
575 N Pennsylvania St #170 46204
This center uses a Reggio-inspired learning environment. We tailor our curriculum around the children’s interests and developmental levels. The children learn skills in all developmental areas while engaged in project-based activities. We use a variety of documentation methods, such as cameras, tape recorders, and journals, to track children’s thoughts and ideas as they play together or work with materials.
3522 Central Avenue 46205
The Day Early Learning State Government Center is one of our largest centers, and it’s scenically located on the downtown canal. When the children go outside to their playground, they enjoy seeing runners, bikers, paddleboats and the canal ducks every day. Our State location is especially convenient for state employees, but is also open to the public, and is so close to the office buildings that it appeals to many downtown commuters. This center is very culturally diverse, as families that attend are from all over the world.
100 N. Senate #N150 46204
Our Parents Day Out (16-35 mos) and Part Day Preschool (3 yrs-PreK5) provide relaxed, secure, playful environments that nurture creativity and the exploration of God’s world. A variety of learning materials & readiness skills are woven into each unit. Various days, 9am-2pm. Some extended days. Need longer hours? Try our Neighborhood Child Care ministry designed for 16 mos – Pre K5 with class times 6:30am-6pm. 9111 N. Haverstick Rd., Indianapolis, IN 46240, Contact: John Drake, Phone: 317-575-6508, Email: [email protected] or [email protected]
9111 Haverstick Road 46240
Francis W. Parker #56 is a public Montessori magnet school which serves families and children of Indianapolis Public Schools from PreK-8th grades. The staff of Francis W. Parker Montessori School 56 believes that we have the responsibility to develop the whole child according to the principles of the Montessori Philosophy: physically, socially, emotionally, and intellectually, within a safe and positive learning environment. We believe that expectations should be high for all students and staff, and that a variety of strategies, experiences, technologies, and assessments are needed to encourage children to develop skills necessary for life-long learning. We believe that it is important to have the involvement and cooperation of parents and community members to help develop attitudes leading to caring and productive citizens in an ever-changing society.
2353 N. Columbia Ave Indianapolis, Indiana 46205
IU Health Day Early Learning Center is located just north of the IU Health Methodist Hospital on 21st and Senate. Because we are affiliated with the hospital, we offer extended hours to both hospital and non-hospital employees. We offer the added convenience of serving an evening meal to those children who are with us after 6 p.m. Our location is convenient for hospital employees, university students, as well as those who work downtown.
2140 Boulevard Place, Indianapolis, IN 46202
Our Balanced Learning approach is designed to provide high-quality, educational experiences to support children’s social-emotional, cognitive, creative and physical development. It is made up of an exclusive standards-based curriculum that enables teachers to help children gain the knowledge and skills that will enable them to move successfully from one level of development to the next as well-rounded individuals. Our school offers developmentally-appropriate materials and equipment for all classrooms; multiple forms of assessment; and extensive training for teachers. We believe the right foundation to build active minds, healthy bodies, and happy hearts® starts in the younger years. Call for more information or to schedule a tour! Ages/Grades: 6 weeks old through Pre-K and before and after school up to age 12
7615 Oaklandon Road, Indianapolis, IN 46236
Rousseau McClellan Montessori School 91 is a public Montessori magnet option in Indianapolis Public Schools for children in PreK-8th grades. At School #91, our mission is to prepare the whole child as a lifelong learner and problem solver in an ever-changing society by following the Montessori philosophy and method. At the heart of Montessori philosophy is the notion that each child is unique. Montessori challenges not only the intellectual/academic development of the child, but the emotional, moral, spiritual, and physical characteristics as well.
5111 Evanston Ave Indianapolis, IN 46205
At Sycamore, teachers trained in gifted education deliver a curriculum designed to challenge and engage gifted learners. Art, music, Spanish, PE and technology are taught at all levels. Extensive field trips, athletics, child care, financial aid, and a wide variety of after school activities are offered.
1750 W. 64th Street 46260
6 weeks to Pre-Kindergarten and after school care The Little Lamb Christian School is a home away from home for children 6 weeks to pre-kindergarten. Since 1987, we have been the go-to private preschool for Carmel families who are interested in a Christian education. We are a place where children can learn, explore, create, grow and play!
1609 Greyhound Pass, Carmel, IN 46032,
The Orchard School, an independent, non-sectarian, progressive school, emphasized experiential learning. Orchard teachers engage the natural curiosity of children, develop academic excellence, and provide leadership experience through well-rounded education. Orchard’s diverse community and commitment to multicultural education inspires responsible, global citizenship. Founded in 1922. NAIS, ISACS, NAEYS accredited.
615 W 46th Street 46260
ACE Prep is a brand new, tuition free, public elementary charter school currently enrolling students in Kindergarten and First Grade for the 2016 school year. With a strong focus on literacy, numeracy and character development, ACE Prep offers a longer school day, small group instruction, enrichment opportunities, and an unwavering commitment to the families and community we serve.
5326 Hillside Ave 46220