St. Stephen's Community House

Jarred Charles

Jarred CharlesJarred Charles

Orange smoothies and Lego™

When parents think about childcare, they think about caring, healthy environments, where their children will learn and be safe. When their children think about childcare, they think about fun.

For Jarred Charles, the fun began at our 91 Bellevue Childcare Centre as a toddler. A few years later, Jarred started elementary school at King Edward and joined our childcare centre at the school. And when he switched to the Lord Lansdowne school, he joined our newest childcare centre there. Lord Lansdowne accepts children ages five to 12 from the schools on site: Lord Lansdowne and the daVinci school. Jarred was there for the Centre’s opening, just in time for the 2017–2018 school year. And the important thing for Jarred at each Centre: fun.

“The first thing I remember at Bellevue was the big play area and the computers. And the food Noemia made. That was the best. King Edward had a big playground and I liked making the yummy smoothies. At Lord Lansdowne, we play basketball or with Lego™. And Matt and Tom are pretty funny. I met my friend Judah at King Edward — he’s here with me at Lord Lansdowne too. I don’t know what I’d do if I didn’t go to child care.” We’re not sure either but we’re guessing it wouldn’t be as much fun…

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