Welcome to The Dow Jones Family Center

Meet the Center Director

Kimberly Robbins

M-F: 7:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Phone: 609-520-7501

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Our Educational Programs

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Infants

An exceptional place for your baby to thrive and grow

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Toddler/Twos

An engaging world where toddlers learn and explore

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Preschool

Where curious children become inspired and ready for school

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Kindergarten Prep

Preparing children for success in kindergarten and beyond

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Kindergarten

A place for children’s social and academic skills to flourish

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School-Aged

Where children become engaged learners who take pride in academic achievement

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Summer Camp

A welcoming place for age-appropriate fun, friendships, and exploration

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Meet Our Teaching Team

Christine H.

Toddler Classroom

I love teaching because: I love watching children and their excitement when they learn something new or master a new skill. The world is all so new and exciting.

Teaching since: 2001

Deborah L.

Preschool Classroom

I love teaching because: I love working with children because they make me smile and teach me new things every day!

Teaching since: 2004

Emillie C.

Kindergarten Prep

I love teaching because: I love seeing the joy on their face when they learn something new and knowing you taught them that, is a great feeling.

Teaching since: 2003

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The World at Their Fingertips

Our own World at Their Fingertips® curriculum is based on the research of the most renowned education experts. Designed by our education team, it’s created to support these important early years, to inspire children to be bold explorers today and joyful, confident learners for life.

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Literacy, language, and love of books cultivated through listening, speaking, reading, and writing.

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Science Rocks

Spurring a sense of wonder through observations and experiments in which we ask questions and form, record, and describe conclusions.

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Art Smart

Fostering an interest and appreciation of art, music, theater and dance, while encouraging individual talents and artistic expression.

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Math Counts

Early math concepts experienced through counting, sorting, patterning, one-on-one correspondence, and problem solving.

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Well Aware

Healthy living developed through physical activity, good nutrition, and healthful habits incorporated into every day routines.

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Towards a Better World

Experiences and activities designed to help children learn to respect our world, its diverse people, and the environment we live in.

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Caring Matters

Support for important social skills including compromise, self-regulation, negotiating with peers, and forming positive relationships.

“Thankyou so much for being so patient and caring for Anahita. Your kindness and patience is helping Ana to get assimilated into this new routine and she is dealing with the change much better. I feel comfortable leaving her with you every morning as I know you will make her feel at ease.”

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Sheila

“Ms. Joan, you have always been incredibly helpful to us when Charlie has been sick, or just needed a hug. I want to thank you for all the care and love you have given to Charlie. She certainly loves her time at the center... The Wilcoxes”

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Nathan

“Peggy, Thank you so much for making our daycare experience such a positive, interactive experience. Your enthusiasm and understanding makes keeping tedious paperwork details a breeze. And having Ophelia in Charlie's class is a blessing. Thanks so much for being such a wonderful part of Charlie's life. The Wilcox family”

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Nathan

“Having a strong leader is so important and that is Kim. She is truly a passionate and compassionate leader and we are so blessed to be able to bring our children to her center. We can’t think of a better place to have our children spend their childhood than with Kim and her staff! Thank you Kim for all that you do and inspire!!”

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Peggy and Mike

“Ms. Kim, We wanted to thank for all that you do for the center, from keeping it running smoothly to comforting Charlie when no one else could. It's always difficult leaving a child with a stranger, but Dow Jones center has been amazing for us. All of the people have been great, and we feel very comfortable with her there. Thanks so much Sincerely The Wilcox family”

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Upcoming Events for Families

Curriculum Night

September 26 | 5-6pm

Visit our classrooms, meet our teachers, learn about our curriculum and how your child’s interests inspire learning.

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Healthy Food for Growing Children

Healthy food is part of children’s development. Our menus align with our wellness commitment to Partnership for Healthier America. By eating family-style and serving themselves, children learn about making healthy choices and the connection between food and community.

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Early Education Awards & Partnerships

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