933 Baltimore Pike • Springfield, PA 19064 • ph: 610-544-8005 • email: info@liltykeschildcare.net

................................."I am not a teacher, but an awakener"
...........................................................................................................................Robert Frost


•  Li’l Tykes is a safe, secure, and up-to-date Center with easy drop off & ample parking at our front door

•  Our staff have all necessary clearances & background checks

•  Staff has appropriate educational preparation…from Early Childhood Education in high-school to two
  year  accredited   ECE college degrees to four year college degrees.  Many of our teachers are
  currently pursuing their Child Development Associate (CDA) certification.

•  We value our staff and work hard to assure a pleasant, fulfilling & respectful workplace

•  We are a Keystone Stars participant. This means we exceed the requirements of our license with
  regard to continuing education credits as well as a state mandated Creative Curriculum based on
  The Pennsylvania Early Learning Standards developed by the Pennsylvania Department of Education

•  Our infant room staff provide exceptional care, nurturing, & stimulation/interaction to infants from 6 weeks
  old. We take great pride in offering these youngsters and their parents outstanding care and peace-of-mind.

•  We have successfully potty-trained dozens of children…even the most difficult ones learn at Li’l Tykes

•  Our preschoolers are extremely well prepared for kindergarten. Our lesson plans include pre-reading,
  pre-math, memory, language, & social/values skills

•  Other activities include Yoga with Diane Diebler our yoga master, gym activities at My Gym, music,
  art, and field trips to Borders, Bertuccis, Coldstone Ice Cream, etc.

•  Our children do play…we believe that an appropriate amount of structured play is vital to a well-
  rounded experience for all ages. In good weather the children play outside in our fenced attached
  playground. In inclement weather, children play in our large gym area. Children too young for playground
  are taken on highly supervised walks in strollers etc.

.................... Thank you again for your inquiry. We look forward to arranging a tour for you.


Our Philosophy

Li'l Tykes is a KEYSTONE STARS facility! Keystone Stars is a quality initiative in PA. that raises the standards for Early Learning programs.