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About Our Center

Based on a forward-thinking and constantly evolving – yet deep-rooted educational philosophy – the Edward & Thelma Glantz Early Childhood Learning Center focuses on welcoming children and their families into a quality educational experience based on Jewish values. Children are encouraged to develop and grow as individuals as well as members of the Jewish community.

Housed at the Mandel JCC in Boynton Beach, its spaces and environments are designed to provoke wonder, curiosity, intellectual engagement and creativity with endless possibilities. Children are given critical opportunities at a young age to develop life skills, such as focus and self-control, communication and critical thinking.

Children are seen as competent, curious, capable, natural learners who are full of potential. Teachers and children have ongoing interaction in a space where the curriculum combines the children’s ideas, wonders and interests with the faculty’s knowledge of child development.

Highlights

  • State-of-the-art school
  • Located on a beautiful, secure 16-acre campus
  • Private security on campus
  • Distinguished as “A School of Excellence” by the national JCC Association
  • Project-Based Learning
  • Full and part-time options
  • Classes for infants, toddlers, two-, three- and four-year olds
  • Florida Voluntary Pre-K (VPK) provider
  • Ongoing communication with parents through weekly refl ections and photo gallery
  • Outdoor Play Areas especially designed for each stage of child development
  • Jewish music, physical education, and art are integrated into the schedule
  • After School enrichments for children ages 3+ in art, sports, cooking and dance
  • Weekly Shabbat celebrations - parents welcome
  • Winter, Spring & Summer Camps
  • Growing Together Parent & Me Classes
  • Community Garden
  • Full-size gymnasium for physical education and special events
  • Jewish holiday celebrations
  • ECPC (Early Childhood Parent Committee)

Registration is open; reserve now as spaces are limited. 

Would you like more information, or a tour a current classroom to see education in action?

Contact:
8500 Jog Road, Boynton Beach, FL 33472
561-732-7620
Hours: 7:00 am - 6:00 pm



Pickleball League

Pickleball League

Doubles league games will be on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 12:00-2:00pm. Paddles and balls will be supplied but participants can bring their own paddles. Games will be played in our air conditioned gymnasium. The season begins on September 5. Limited to 48 players per season.

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Enrichment Classes Now Open!

Enrichment Classes Now Open!

Sign-up for our most popular classes such as little ninja warriors, cheerleading, ballet & tap or try one of our new classes including: all-star sports, touchdown tots football, gaga and more! Classes fill up quickly, register online today!

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Perseverance Basketball Leagues

Perseverance Basketball Leagues

Brand new this fall, Perseverance Basketball will be running all Basketball Programs for the JCC. They are looking forward to bringing quality programs, staff, and knowledge to uphold their philosophy of “teaching Basketball the right way”, while still providing a fun and rewarding experience for all those involved!

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Back To School Blowout

Back To School Blowout

Pool • Games • Barbecue • Music Please join families and staff of the Edward & Thelma Glantz Early Childhood Learning Center at our family kick-off event for the 2018-2019 school year. Free & open to all Edward & Thelma Glantz Early Childhood Learning Center.

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