Our programs provide a Christian-focused setting where strong values combined with a curriculum aligned with the NY State Early Learning Guidelines create a uniquely rich environment for learning.
Ballston Spa, New York (PRWEB) April 03, 2015
KidsFirst Childcare, a new Saratoga County learning center promoting Christian values of love, patience, integrity and good citizenship for children from 6 weeks to five years in Ballston Spa, will be holding a public Open House on April 18 at 12 Church Avenue in Ballston Spa, NY.
Join KidsFirst Director Barbara Hinrichs, along with educators and staff at their Open House on April 18th from 10:00am until 2:00pm. Face painting, activities, and snacks will be provided along with a tour of the facility. You can schedule a private tour of the center by calling 518-309-3540 or emailing info(at)kidsfirst1(dot)com.
“We are excited to provide this exceptional opportunity for children and their parents” says Kids First Director Barbara Hinrichs, "Our programs provide a Christian-focused setting where strong values combined with a curriculum aligned with the NY State Early Learning Guidelines create a uniquely rich environment for learning.“
KidsFirst Childcare will opening its doors in May 2015. KidsFirst is affiliated with Christ Episcopal Church in Ballston Spa and operates under the philosophy that God loves us all and intends for us to help each child grow in mind, body, and spirit.
What can you expect from KidsFirst Childcare? First, a state-of-the-art facility, utilizing the latest technologies to ensure the safety of your precious wee-ones, including fingerprint touchpad technology and visual monitoring to allow authorized access only. The Visi-Child℠ monitoring system monitors all areas of the center. Each classroom has an iPad equipped with the Tadpoles program, where educators create their in-depth daily reports and will occasionally send photos and videos to parents.
KidsFirst treats each child how they should be treated, like a precious gift from God.
"Our #1 priority is children, and earning trust from parents and families” says Father Derik Roy, "Our goal is to make sure your child is being nurtured and provided a strong Christian foundation."
All races, faiths, and denominations are encouraged to enroll, as parents will appreciate the home-like, kid-friendly atmosphere and the KidsFirst Core Values:
- Happiness results when children are well-loved, positively nurtured, safe, and secure.
- Excellence occurs from continually improving, and viewing change as opportunity to grow.
- Foundational relationships of children with God, families, and friends lead to lives of integrity.
- Developmentally-appropriate educational environments encourage a love of learning.
- Partnering with parents in the raising of their children builds a cooperative culture.
- Health is promoted through nutritional food, regular physical exercise and a sanitary environment.
Private tours of the center are also available by calling 518-309-3540 or emailing info(at)kidsfirst1(dot)com.
About Christ Episcopal Church:
For over 200 years, the Christ Episcopal Church has gladly serviced the Ballston Spa community through worship, food and clothing needs, and spiritual and communal events. Now, with Infant, Toddler, and Preschool programs at their new childcare center, they are very excited to offer a cozy, loving environment where children can learn and thrive. Through the KidsFirst Circle of Care, a close-knit group of happy and experienced educators and staff work closely with parents to provide the best learning environment for all kids and welcome parent suggestions. KidsFirst is just minutes from Saratoga Springs!