Early Childhood / School Age

Branch Leadership

Jenny Redding, Early Childhood Director – 610.259.8394 – jredding@cyedc.org (email)

Christine OrtizAssistant Early Childhood Director – 610.713.5245 – cortiz@cyedc.org (email)


Early Childhood Newsletter

School Age Newsletter

We believe the values and skills learned early on are vital building blocks for life. Because of the Y, more young people in neighborhoods around the nation are taking a greater interest in learning and making smarter life choices. At the Y, children and teens learn values and positive behaviors, and can explore their unique talents and interests, helping them realize their potential. That makes for confident kids today and contributing and engaged adults tomorrow.

The CYEDC is an Equal Opportunity Early Childhood Provider.

Early Childhood Education

The Lansdowne YMCA Early Childhood is State Licensed following the PA Early Learning Standards and is a Keystone STARS – Star 3 Center. Our program features: Arts & Crafts, Musical Activities, Creative Play, Circle Time, Indoor Play Area, Family Events, Snack Time, Creative Curriculum, Swimming, Outdoor Playground, Special Events, and Pre School Gym. YMCA Early Childhood Program accepts ELRC 1.800.831.3117 clients and welcomes CHIP 1.800.822.CHIP

Hours of Operation

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Want to tour or register?

Contact: Jenny Redding, Director

Phone: 610.259.8394

Email: jredding@cyedc.org (email)  

Programs Offered

Older Toddler Care: 12 months -3 years

Preschool Care3-4years

Kindergarten: 4-6 years

Parent Information

You can view all of our Health and Safety Plans on our COVID Resource Page


Early Childhood Brochure (PDF)

Early Childhood Handbook (PDF)

Resource Guide (PDF)

DHS Regulations (PDF)

School Age Program


Program Locations:

Kindergarten Center, Aronimink Elementary, Garrettford Elementary, Hillcrest Elementary, Westbrook Park Elementary.

S’Cool Kids Club options are available for Primos Elementary students.

        Transportation will be provided by Upper Darby school district to Primos students utilizing the after care at Westbrook Park. Before care is not available for Primos students.

Upper Darby Kindergarten Enrichment Program at K-Center (additional program that compliments the UDSD curriculum)

AM Enrichment (for the PM Kindergarten student) – 8:40am-12:40pm

PM Enrichment (for the AM Kindergarten student) – 11:30am-3:15pm

Program Hours for Y S’cool Kids Club:

Before School     7:30-8:30am

After School       3:30-6:00pm


Elementary School – Ardmore Avenue (Starting 9/7 for all students and 9/9 for Kindergarten students)


7:00am – 8:00am – William Penn School District

3:00pm – 6:00pm – William Penn School District

3:00pm – 6:00pm – Upper Darby School District

All program fees are subject to change.



You can view all of our Health and Safety Plans on our COVID Resource Page.

LY School Age Handbook (PDF)

Family Resource Guide (PDF)

Schedule a tour today by contacting:

Jenny Redding, Director      Phone: 610.259.1661 ext. 3018.     Email: jredding@cyedc.org(email)

Tuition & Enrollment Questions

Contact: Jeannine Hurlock (email), Relationship Manager Child Care Billing & Enrollment

Phone: 610.713.5258

Email: jhurlock@cyedc.org (email)

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