Jack and Jill Children's Center

1315 West Broward Boulevard Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312

1315 West Broward Boulevard Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312

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  • Ages

    6 weeks - 6 years

  • FL DCF

    License no. C17BO0041

  • Hours of operation

    7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

  • Weekly cost estimate

    $210 - $310

  • State quality rated

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  • Accreditations

    NAEYC

About the school

NAEYC accredited Jack & Jill Children's Center offers full-time and part-time programs for infants through age five, including VPK. The center also offers enrichment classes, before-care and after-care with transportation. Established in 1942 in Fort Lauderdale, the facility is open from 6:30 am to 6:00 pm year-round. Parents sign in with an electronic keypad and fingerprint.

Educational philosophy and administration

Jack & Jill follows the research-based, play-based Creative Curriculum, which covers social, emotional, cognitive, language, literacy, math, and physical domains. Teachers use Mind Up and PBS for additional social-emotional instruction. Learning goals include self-confidence, self-control, decision-making skills, and problem-solving skills, and children stay with the same teacher throughout their early years to provide continuity of care. One community member commented that Jack & Jill is “dedicated to high-quality education and applies state-of-the-art curricula and best practices.” Parents shared that their children have “learned so much,” are “ahead academically,” and “learned to read and write so well.” Jack & Jill CEO Heather Siskind holds a master’s degree in Social Work and has nearly 20 years of experience in early childhood education. She previously worked at Baptist Health South Florida and served as President of the South Florida Association for the Education of Young Children. A member of the community called Jack & Jill “an oasis of love and kindness.” Parents describe the staff as “sweet,” “helpful,” “caring,” and “great.”

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Amenities

  • Outdoor play area
  • Shaded outdoor area
  • Outdoor play area
  • Shaded outdoor area

Enrichment Programs

  • Swimming
  • Physical education
  • Reading
  • Swimming
  • Physical education
  • Reading

Programs & Pricing

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Accreditations

  • National Association for the Education of Young Children

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