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Primrose Schools® Celebrates Ongoing Success of Innovative Early Learning Center


“At Primrose Schools, our mission is to chart a course that leads to a better future for all children,” said Jo kirchner, CEO of Primrose Schools. “Together, our partners are investing in cradle-to-career education, health and wellness outcomes, and economic sustainability. Primrose Schools is proud to be at the forefront of this unique community intersection between preschool education and health, contributing to our Balanced Learning® agenda, strategic leadership, business model and support to help children learn, grow and thrive. ”

Opened in the spring of 2020 during a global pandemic, the 16,300-square-foot facility accommodates children aged six weeks to five, 95% of whom are eligible and receive subsidized tuition. Since its opening, the ELC has experienced continued growth and success with an enrollment increase of 400%, serving approximately 140 children. By expanding the resources and capacities of the center, the ELC open an in-house clinic for local children and families in the community this fall. With the addition of this clinic, ELC seeks to improve the overall health of the children and residents of this historic community.

“Just over a year after launching this innovative learning experience, it has been amazing to see the success and growth of the enrolled children,” said Dr. Rajan wadhawan, senior executive of AdventHealth for Children. “We believe there is no success gap at birth, and we are working to ensure that it does not develop later in life for children enrolled at West Lakes ELC either. This innovative center is designed to give children and families early access to human health rights in their community.

Seeking to replicate this model in other communities in the future, the Western Lakes Community provides a unique opportunity to understand the relationship between accessing and receiving high quality early learning educational programs and local provision of health care, housing stability and mobility and family employment in the context of community transformation. ELC is an innovative partnership Solution for mixed delivery educative child care model that benefits all children.

“Access to high quality early childhood education and care is essential for all children during these formative years,” said Annette C. Heng, Director of Academic Excellence in Primrose Schools. “Together, through partnerships like this, we can make a real difference in the lives of children and families in the communities we serve. ”

About Primrose Schools®
Primrose Schools is the leader in providing first-class early childhood education and care to children and families in United States. Founded in 1982, today there are more than 450 Primrose schools in 33 states. Ranked # 1 Child Care Franchise by Entrepreneur for five consecutive years and named one of the best franchises to buy in America by Forbes, Primrose offers franchise owners the opportunity to invest in a financially and emotionally rewarding business. satisfying start that provides an unprecedented start to learning experience for children and families in their community. Each school is independently owned and operated by franchise owners who have a proven and proven business model and a proprietary approach to early childhood education called Balanced Learning®. Through Primrose on Premise®, Primrose Schools and Franchise Owners enable businesses to provide employer-sponsored early childhood education and care in or near their workplaces. Primrose has franchise opportunities available in the US markets and is looking for qualified potential franchise owners to join the brand’s rapid expansion and its mission to transform the future of preschool education. For more information visit www.Franchise.PrimroseSchools.com, follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter, and explore our news site.

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