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Before & After School Care

At this time we do not offer an on-site before or after school program. However, there are several well-respected, local day care providers who provide transportation to and from our school building. While these programs are not technically endorsed by East Arbor Charter Academy, we're more than happy to provide their information as a service to you. Please feel free to research the locations below to see if they may be the right fit for you.

Dorthy's Discovery Daycare

7265 Merritt Road, Ypsilanti MI, 48197

Times

7 a.m. - School Start
School End - 6 p.m.
 

Ages

5yrs - 12yrs
 

Drop-off & Pick-up

Yes
 

Description

We provide an environment in which we believe children learn best:

  • Small class sizes with low child/teacher ratios
  • Individual attention along with small and large group activities
  • Programs with a strong emphasis on individual learning styles
  • Opportunities to create, manipulate, and explore in a sensory environment utilizing a variety of materials and situations
  • Flexible schedules that allow time for play, exploring, observing, imitating, and practicing skills
  • A safe, trusting, and nurturing environment with positive role models and consistency of educated and trained teachers
  • Curriculum that includes experiences to enrich and enhance cognitive, language, social, emotional, physical, and creative development
  • Developmentally appropriate curriculum with built-in successes and challenges that allow children to feel a sense of achievement and self-worth
  • A balance of child-initiated and teacher-initiated activities
  • An emphasis on language development to enhance problem solving and critical thinking skills and English as a second language
  • Curriculum that enhances reading and math skills
  • An environment sensitive to learners who are developing social skills
 

More Info

Website
(734) 483-9684
 
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The Explorer's Club

8318 Carpenter Rd, Ypsilanti MI 48197

Times

6:30 a.m. - School Start
School End - 6 p.m.
 

Ages

5yrs - 12yrs
 

Drop-off & Pick-up

Yes
 

Description

The Explorer Club fosters connections between home, school and community. The curriculum emphasizes the integration of thought and experience. We utilize the center learning system which focuses on themes and projects that are fun and relate to life. Each program has been designed to meet the needs of the unique and varied developmental levels and ages of the child.

More Info

Website
(734) 714-3040​
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Teddy Bear Daycare

8535 Textile Rd, Ypsilanti, MI 48197

Times

School End - 6 p.m.
 

Ages

5yrs - 12yrs
 

Description

It is our belief at Teddy Bear Day Care that all children are unique individuals. We understand that each child has their own strengths and weaknesses, as well as their own rate of development. We believe that children learn by seeing, imitating, and experiencing a variety of activities.
 

More Info

Website
(734) 482-6161​
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Happy Days Daycare

9384 Whittaker Rd. Ypsilanti, MI 48197

Drop-off & Pick-up:

Yes

Description:
Happy Days Daycare & Preschool is a safe and caring place for your child to grow and learn.  It is owned by a mom who understands the stresses of working parents and wants to make it as easy as possible when needing to place your child in daycare.

Contact:
(734) 461-1299 
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KC Child Care Center

5435 Whittaker Rd. Ypsilanti, MI 48197

Ages

5yrs - 12 yrs
 

Times

6:30 a.m. - School Start
School End - 6 p.m.
 

Description:

KC Childcare Center works to provide children ages 6 weeks through 12 years with a safe  nurturing and educational environment at competitive tuition rates. We strive to maintain a welcoming  clean and friendly center. We strongly believe that the most important contribution our staff can make is to help mold our young people into caring, productive human beings.

Contact

Website
(734) 485-9080 
 
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