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Welcome to Childtime of Jacksonville, FL. My name is Maria and I am the Center Director. I have a degree in Early Childhood Education. I have been a part of this Childtime location for 11 years and have been in the childcare field for 14 years.
Our center is nationally accredited and has received 5 stars from the Guiding Stars of Duval program!
We have a wonderful team of teachers at our school with well over 100 years of combined experience in early childhood education. Many of our teachers have been with us for more than seven years and they participate in valuable training opportunities throughout the year. Our lead teachers possess a Child Development Associate degree or higher. All staff members maintain CPR and first aid certificates and they attend monthly training sessions to stay current on best practices for our children
We’re committed to keeping you connected throughout the day while your child is in our care. Get access to live streaming video of your child’s classroom, plus other real-time updates, with our exclusive mobile app for families, SproutAbout.
Schedule a tour today to learn more about our amazing school, we cannot wait to meet you!
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For an additional fee, go beyond regular classroom learning experiences with our enhanced series of fun, interactive enrichment programs exploring a variety of activities. We offer:
Dance, Gymnastics, Soccer, Music, Yoga, Spanish, Phonics, Handwriting & Advanced Math
We’ve been recognized as a high-quality early education program.
Voluntary Pre-Kindergarten (VPK) is a free daily, 4-hour program that includes breakfast and lunch, with the option of extended wrap care. This full-day learning experience enhances your child’s school readiness journey. Every child who turns 4 by September 1 may be eligible for free VPK. Schedule a tour to learn more.
SproutAbout®, our exclusive family app, provides free live streaming video of your child’s classroom to your mobile device.Learn More
Education: Degree in Early Childhood Education
Certifications: Director Credential with a VPK Endorsement, National CDA and CPR/First Aid Certified
I started my career in Early Childhood Education over 14 years ago. I enjoy being a part of the growth and development of the children in my center and creating connections with families. I strongly believe children deserve a safe, fun, loving, and educational environment to grow in. I am married and have three children. I enjoy reading, music, pools and beaches, and spending time with my family and friends.
Education: Associate's Degree in Early Childhood Education
Certifications: National CDA and CPR/First Aid Certified
I have over 25 years of experience in early childhood education. I hold the role of School Education Manager at our school and spend most of my time mentoring and guiding our teachers. I am passionate about teaching, our children, and the overall success of our school.
Education: National CDA
Certifications: Directors Credential
I have been in the early childhood education field since 2013. I am the team lead at our school as well as the Lead Preschool teacher. I have three children and enjoy spending time with my kids, swimming, fishing, and eating.