Children's Lighthouse Difference

Children's Lighthouse - Makes a Difference

We have put a lot of thought and planning into creating a wonderful environment for your child that will help him or her reach their full potential intellectually, emotionally, socially, and physically. Our facility is top-notch inside and out, and to ensure your child is learning and having fun in a safe and engaging space. We also employ staff with excellent credentials - people that embody the kind and caring attitude your child deserves. We welcome you to visit our 5-star facility and discover the Children's Lighthouse difference.

Please check out some of the highlights of our center below!

Facility Highlights
  • Three different age appropriate playgrounds in a beautiful setting

  • Artificial turf under playground equipment to ensure there is a sufficient level of cushion for little athletes

  • Secured, streaming video of each classroom and around the center

  • Electronic security access control for parents and staff

  • We provide breakfast, lunch and afternoon snacks. We use only fresh fruits and vegetables. We also offer a vegetarian option for lunch.

  • Finger guards on all classroom doors to prevent pinched and injured fingers

Staff Highlights
  • Both our center director and assistant center director hold Level III North Carolina Early Childhood Administration Credentials which is the states highest level

  • Teachers that meet the highest North Carolina credential ratings based on their degrees in early childhood education and relevant work experience

  • Student-Teacher ratios that ensure your child gets the attention they need and in-line with North Carolina's 5-star requirements

Curriculum Highlights

  • Character value education: The emphasis is not only on intellectual development, but also on healthy social and emotional growth through systematic character development

  • Active engagement: Hands-on learning through activities that allow children to explore the world around them

  • Research-Centered Practice: Activities that incorporate time-tested methodologies such as learning through play as well as current research in neuro-education

  • Embedded Content: Fully integrated curriculum that combines key skills such as reading and math with content areas such as science and social studies

  • Standards-based Objectives: All activities are designed to meet or exceed state and national standards


Technology Integration

  • Preschool2me app is used in all classrooms to provide parents with electronic daily reports

  • Touch-screen iPad based activities that allow young learners to build new skills and explore technology together