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Chinatown Learning Center

PHONE: (215) 922-4227 SCHOOL TYPE: Preschool or Daycare Center GRADES: Pre-K (3-4 years old)-K

Fast Facts

  • Director

    Ms.Carol Wong

  • Phone Number

    (215) 922-4227

  • Website

  • Neighborhood

    Chinatown

  • SEPTA Routes

    Jefferson Station, Market-Frankford line, Broad Street Line, 23 bus, 47 bus

  • K-12 School

  • Cost

  • Accepts Subsidy

  • Provides Meals

    1

  • Programs

    Head Start;Head Start Supplemental

  • Keystone STARS Rating

    4

  • Accreditations

  • Student to Teacher Ratio

    1:10

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Mission

Chinatown Learning Center is committed to supporting the Philadelphia community by:

  1. Providing high quality bilingual education and care to preschool children.
  2. Providing quality after-school and extracurricular enrichment programs to school children
  3. Offering resources and support to help parents with limited English proficiency gain access to services that benefit their families.

Points Of Pride

  1. Chinatown Learning Center (CLC) was established in 1993 in the heart of the Chinatown community and has been serving the community for over 25 years. 
  2. CLC collaborates with many other community organizations so that resources can be provided for families. 
  3. CLC provides a bilingual program which focuses on teaching children of immigrant families in the Asian American community, where English is a Second Language; as well as providing a cultural experience to others.
  4. CLC is a Keystone Star 4 center.

Admissions Policy

  • Students will be admitted into the Pre-K Program if they are between the ages of 3- and 5-years old prior to September 1st.
  • Students should also be toilet trained, have completed the mandatory health assessments, and completed other paperwork prior to their first day. -
  • Students will be admitted without regards to race, culture, sex, religion, national origin, ancestry, or disability.

Safety and Culture

Chinatown Learning Center (CLC) will use positive reinforcement, redirection, planning ahead for prevention, encouragement of positive behavior, and structure with consistent rules emphasizing problem solving. CLC will respect students and in turn teach them to respect other people and properly. CLC will teach self-control in relationships with peers and adults. Any aggressive physical behavior is unacceptable.

Hours of Operation

Sun -
Mon8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tues8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wed8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thur8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Fri8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Sat -

Open Seats

Grade Level Open Seats
Pre-K (3-4 years old) 15
Total 15