Primrose School of Kelliwood


Welcome to
Primrose Schools®

Our teachers and caregivers are chosen for their passion for helping children achieve their full potential. We invite you to visit and see our Balanced Learning® approach in action.

Our Vision

Primrose Students
Tend to Outperform
Their Peers.

Find out how our time-tested Balanced Learning approach makes the difference.

Franchise Owners

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Michael and Lou Ann McLaughlin

Latest News

  • Stimulate Your Child's Sense of Touch

    Encourage your child to explore their sense of touch with these activities from early childhood expert Dr. Steve Sanders.

  • Taking the Stress Out of Costumes

    Preschoolers love choosing costumes during this time of year! Here are some tips to help keep things fun when deciding on this year’s perfect outfit.

  • Prep Step #3: Pack a Disaster Supplies Kit

    Regardless of the type of disaster or emergency, there are essential items and supplies that your family will need to have easy access to. Learn more about creating an emergency supplies kit.

  • Understanding the “Why”: How Research Is Improving Early Childhood Education

    From ​​Dr. Gloria Julius

  • Do Your Children Know What to Do in an Emergency?

    Every family should have an emergency plan.

  • Prep Step #2: Create a Family Emergency Plan

    Preparation is key when it comes to navigating emergencies – it’s important that each family member knows exactly what to do if a scary situation occurs. Use this "Spot the Difference" activity to begin the discussion with your child.

  • Tips for Teaching Children About Disasters

    ​Pointers for Parents

  • 3 Steps for Easing Children through Daily Classroom Transitions

    Three strategies

  • Prep Step #1: Know Your Emergency Contacts

    Learn how an ICE card Teach your child the importance of having an ICE card (In Case of Emergency) with this fun activity.

  • Tips for Helping Your Child Adapt to Change

    Pointers for Parents

  • FAQs about Children, Exercise and Sleep

    Pointers for Parents

  • Simple Steps to Teach Your Preschooler Safety Skills

    ​Safety is a top priority at Primrose. Helping young children understand emergencies and how to be prepared for them is extremely important. That’s why we’ve teamed up with national partner Save the Children®, the national leader in child-focused emergency preparedness and response, again this year to promote its Get Ready. Get Safe. initiative.

  • When Should My Child Start Having Playdates?

    Pointers for Parents

  • 4 Play-Based Activities that Increase Your Child’s Learning Potential

    Discover four activities!

  • Why Balanced Learning® Works

    It's a fact: children learn better when they are engaged. That's why purposeful play and nurturing guidance from teachers are key components of Balanced Learning. See how this time-tested approach with a strong emphasis on life skills and character development can help your child develop and excel.

  • Donating Books!

    Delivering Book Baskets To Area Businesses!

  • Bringing Baby Home: Adjusting to the Newness of Being a Parent

    Five tips for parents!

  • 5 Exercises to Help Your Baby Walk

    ​Get walking!

  • Ways to Keep Your Child Active Indoors (Ages 0-2 and 3-5)

    "We're bored! There's nothing to do!"

We'd love for your family to meet ours.