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.
Kindergarten Readiness Event at Little Miami Learning Center
Free and open to the public Are you getting ready to send your little one off to Kindergarten? Come join us for our Kindergarten Readiness Event! We will have a representative from Little Miami Schools to answer questions you may have about registering and preparing for kindergarten and we will have free kindergarten readiness information for you to take home! Questions? Contact: Kristin Supinger (513) 677-3702 or Kristin.Supinger@ymcastaff.org or Tiffany Bishop (513) 677-3702 or Tiffany.Bishop@ymcastaff.org
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.
Our mission is to put Christian principles into practice through programs that build healthy spirit, mind and body for all. Through donations made to our Annual Campaign we fund programs to support our community.