Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
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What is the daily schedule like?
We operate from 6:00am to 6:00pm with a maximum enrollment of 10 hours per day. We operate during the week, Monday through Friday.
What ages does Discovery Junction accept?
We care for all children from 6 weeks old up through the end of Elementary School.
What food is provided for my child/children?
Breakfast, lunch, and a snack.
What is the curriculum you follow?
We use PA Learning standards for early childhood, and Creative Curriculum for all ages. As teachers, we understand every child is different and learns differently. Teachers modify lesson plans to adapt to each child's needs and abilities.
Each age range will focus on different aspects of child development. Visit the Programs and Curriculum page if you'd like to see what skills we refine for each age group.
What are the teacher to children ratios?
6 weeks to 12 months: 4 children per 1 teacher
12 to 24 months: 5 children per 1 teacher
24 to 36 months: 6 children per 1 teacher
36 to 60 months: 10 children per 1 teacher
60+ months: 12 children per 1 teacher
How will I communicate with my child's teachers?
Discovery Junction believes it is important to include the family in any way possible. As such, we provide daily sheets to show your child's progress as they develop. We have regular parent/teacher conferences, and you can also stay in touch using the SEESAW parent app or the DOJO parent app on your smartphone (in select classrooms).
What is the cost of tuition?
Tuition will vary, dependant on if you plan on enrolling your child for a part-time or a full-time schedule. Please contact us or call (717) 838-6211 to discuss our competitive tuition costs today.