Our child centered approach to learning, focusing on nurturing and stable relationships, begins in our Infant classrooms and continues through Kindergarten. Our developmentally appropriate curriculum is aligned with the Pennsylvania Early Learning Standards and is designed to meet each child’s individual needs.

Our Partners

We are proud to partner with the companies below to provide our students with the very best in learning aids and equipment, and a variety of extracurricular activities to enrich their time at OCDS.
  1. Iva Kelman
    Phillips@mail.com
    Yoga Teacher
  2. Nature Jack
    Nature Jack
    Jack Marine
    http://naturejack.wix.com/nature-jack
  3. Soccer Shots
    Soccer Shots
    Childrens Soccer Experience
    http://www.soccershots.org/philadelphia/
  4. Roberts Charles
    Phillips@mail.com
    Music Teacher
  5. PA Keys Stars Program
    Phillips@mail.com
    An initiative of the Office of Child Development and Early Learning (OCDEL) to improve, support, and recognize the continuous quality improvement efforts of early learning programs in Pennsylvania.
  6. Mastery Charter School
    Mastery Charter School
    http://www.masterycharter.org/
    Each spring Mastery Charter School secondary school students complete internships at select locations
  7. Lifetouch Photography
    Lifetouch Photography
    Class and Individual Portraits.
    http://lifetouch.com/
  8. The Elwyn School
    Phillips@mail.com
    www.elwyn.org
    Through personal commitment, collective talent, and innovation, Elwyn supports individuals with diverse challenges in shaping distinctive, meaningful lives.
  9. HiMama
    Phillips@mail.com
    Electronic Daily Reports
  10. Online Secure Cameras
    At select locations
  11. Scholastics
    Phillips@mail.com
    Reading Club
    http://tinyurl.com/l7d33ns
  12. Lakeshore
    Phillips@mail.com
    Learning Materials
    Lakeshore is dedicated to creating innovative educational materials that oster a lifelong love of learning. With materials for infants and toddlers through the 6th grade.