Countryside YMCA in Maineville, Ohio offers a safe, nurturing environment for children to learn and grow. Our Step Up to Quality 5-star rated program is designed to meet the needs of families with children from infancy through school ages.
Our vision is for all Countryside YMCA childcare programs to be the leaders in building children of character. Through the use of "The Creative Curriculum" our program encompasses the YMCA core valuse of caring, honesty, respoct, reponsibility, and faith.
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Programs foster each child's curiosity and desire to explore through group focused and individual activities.
Lessons are designed to enhance problem-solving skills, improve personal interaction, and showcase each child's natural creativity.
The well-planned curriculum is consistent with the YMCA's philosophy to offer child-centered and holistic learning. The curriculum is aligned with the State of Ohio's early learning standards for Social-emotional Development, Approaches Toward Learning, Cognitive Development and General Knowledge (including Mathematics, Science and Social Studies), Language and Literacy Development, Physical Well-Being and Motor Development.
Parents are welcome to visit during classes and volunteer throughout the day.
Low student-to-teacher ratio.
Breakfast, hot lunch and afternoon snack included in the price.
Closings and Delay Policies
If Little Miami Schools are closed due to weather conditions then the Little Miami Learning Center will operate on a 1-hour delay and will begin at 7:30 AM.
At Countryside YMCA - the world’s largest Y - you and your family will enjoy many opportunities to grow and achieve balanced, fulfilled lives. Our programs are part of our mission to help create a strong, vital, caring community.