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1000 N Market St
Frederick, MD 21701-4694

(301) 663-5131


Philosophy & Approach

Day in the Life

General School Mission

"Children today are growing up in a complex world and dealing with complex emotional issues. The Frederick County Family YMCA strives to provide opportunities for children to be children. Here at the Y we foster children through youth development, child care, wellness, sports and recreational programs that help children to grow up healthy.

focuses on character development and emphasizes the six pillars of Character Counts! …trustworthiness, respect, responsibility, fairness, caring and citizenship.

provides safe places for kids where conflict resolution and social skills are taught and practiced;

guides children as they build confidence, learn leadership and decision-making skills;

uses an innovative curriculum and highly qualified staff to prepare children for academic success.
Excerpted from the preschool's website