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 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.

Staff Highlights
  • Our center director holds 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

  • KidReports (by Procare) 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