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1025 Cherry St
Philadelphia, PA 19107
(215) 667-8050

Our center accepts enrollment for children aged 6 months to 12 years. For meals and snacks, a variety of nutritious food is provided each day that meets the guidelines of the Federal Government Food Program. We serve breakfast, lunch, and a morning and afternoon snack. Please let us know if your child has any allergies or special food requirements. For tuition information, please click here!

Full service childcare

Full service childcare entails full access to our center and our resources. Full service children are eligible for extracurricular activities not available to backup care, as well as the benefit of seeing the same smiling faces every single day.  

Backup Childcare

Definition of Back-up Care

Back-up is the caring for well children, when parents’ normal care giver arrangements break down unexpectedly or become temporarily unavailable. Here are the following possible reasons to use our Back-up Care:

  • Your caregiver is ill or takes a vacation
  • Your regular center is closed
  • School holidays
  • You need to work extra hours

This specialty program allows the children to access the center for up to ONE month. If the children requires beyond one-month care, we recommend full service long-term childcare. Please discuss your care plans with the center Director.

Reservation Procedure

Reservation is REQUIRED for “Back-Up” care, Lactation room usage and Post-Pregnancy care. The center reservation number is 215.667.8050. Your call will be answered by our staff between 8:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. and by the center’s voicemail service during after operation hours. Space is available on a first-come, first-served basis. In the event that the center has reached its maximum licensed capacity, your name will be placed on a waiting list. Persons on the waiting list will be served according to the time their calls were taken. Every effort will be made to accommodate your need. 

Cancellation Policy

A reservation must be canceled by 8:00 a.m. the morning of the intended use. If you do not need to utilize the center but do not cancel your reserved space by 8:00 a.m. the morning of the intended use, you will be assessed a cancellation fee even if the space is not actually utilized that day.

After School Tutor & Care

For children enrolled in school from kindergarten to the day of their 13th birthday, after school tutoring and care will ensure that the children are cooperating, learning, and developing when school lets out. Teachers will pick up and escort students enrolled in the following schools:

  • McCall
  • Holy Redeemer
  • Masterman
  • Russell Byers

On days with no school, students will spend their time doing learning activities, motion and music activities, and taking small trips (weather permitting).

Saturday Child Care

Depending upon demands and availability of staff, our center can extend our services to Saturdays from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. Please speak with the director for requests and details.

Pre-K program

Our prekindergarten program prepares children to enter the world of education. In addition to teamwork activities and learning basics like the alphabet and numbers, the preK teachers help children adjust to helping themselves and being self-sufficient.

Extracurricular Activities

The following lessons are offered for a separate fee:

  • Kung Fu/Lion Dance 
  • Dance
  • Karate
  • Swimming (seasonal)

Field Trips

As time permits throughout the year, the center will organize fun field trips for the students and their families. Trips may include places like a pumpkin patch in the fall, a water park in the summer, and other fun, family-friendly places. Details will be described in full on our bilingual permission slips issued before the trip is scheduled.

Healthy Kids Seminar

Our center will occasionally conduct a free Healthy Kids seminar available to all Olympik Tots' parents. The seminar is design to deliver and reinforce healthy messages, guidelines and additional resources on health habits for parents and their kids.

Scheduled Center Closings

The center is closed on major/national days:

New Year's Eve Labor Day
New Year's Day Thanksgiving Friday
Memorial Day Thanksgiving Day
July Fourth Christmas Eve
Martin Luther King Day Christmas Day

The center will also close promptly at 5 pm up to one scheduled Friday per month for a staff development meeting. These closings will be announced at least a week in advance, as well as listed on the center’s yearly calendars. Calendars can be found on the website and in each classroom.