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Boys & Girls Clubs of Springfield
Before/After-school programs
Henderson Unit: 835 W. Calhoun St.
Musgrave Unit: 720 S. Park Ave.
Stalnaker Unit: 1410 N. Fremont Ave.
Sertoma Unit: 2524 S. Golden Ave.
417-862-9249 • bgclubspringfield.org
Boys & Girls Clubs of Springfield help children build good character, embrace a healthy lifestyle, and set out on the road to success. Before-school programs available at select sites. Transportation provided from certain SPS schools for after-school programs. Dinner provided.

Developmental Center of the Ozarks
Childcare, Preschool, Kindergarten Readiness
1545 E. Pythian St. • Springfield
417-829-0800 • DCOonline.com
DCO offers childcare and Pre-K for ages 6 weeks to 6 years for children with and without special needs, focused on kindergarten readiness. Secure entry. Breastfeeding room for nursing moms. Developmental screenings. Therapies as needed.

Fiction, Facts, & Fun
Kindergarten Readiness, Education Enrichment
1638-L E. Republic Rd. • Springfield
417-860-3361 • fictionfactsandfun.com
Fiction, Facts, & Fun is an educational enrichment program with classes for children age 2 through 6th grade to ignite their passion for reading, writing, math and science.

The Goddard School
Childcare, Preschool, After-school Care
2238 W. Kingsley St. • Springfield
417-886-6565 • goddardschool.com
The Goddard School provides the foundation to encourage each child’s life-long love of learning. In their warm, loving atmosphere, caring teachers support the healthy development of children ages 6 weeks to 6 years. After-school care for school-age children available, too.

Kids First Preschool/ Kindergarten
Category: Preschool, Kindergarten, After-school care
4344 S. Fremont Ave. • Springfield
417-887-2151 • kidsfirstspringfield.com
Children ages 2-6 years learn through structured activities and creative play at Kids First Preschool and Kindergarten. Offering two- to five-day programs with a low teacher-student ratio. Little Scholars after-school enrichment program fosters creativity, curiosity and advanced thinking.

Kids of Creation Preschool
922 W. Republic Rd. • Springfield
417-720-1053 • kidsofcreation.org
The curriculum at Kids of Creation encourages a child’s social, emotional, artistic, imaginative, physical, and spiritual development. Programs for children from ages 18 months to 6 years. Experienced, degreed teachers.

Kingswood Programs
Preschool, Kindergarten (half-day), Childcare
2401 S. Lone Pine Ave. • Springfield
417-881-6363 • kingswoodprograms.com
Kingswood Programs is a Christian-based program that provides an exceptional learning experience for children ages 6 weeks old through Kindergarten. Children learn and grow in a loving environment where an emphasis is placed on each child’s physical, emotional, social, cognitive, language, and spiritual development.

Kumon Math & Reading Center of Springfield
Tutoring, Education Enrichment
4127 S. Kansas Expwy. • Springfield
417-881-3800 • kumon.com/springfield-south-mo
Kumon Math and Reading Center is an academic enrichment program for school-aged children to reach their full potential through daily practice and guided instruction.

Mathnasium: The Math Learning Center
Tutoring, Education Enrichment
1839 E. Independence St. • Springfield
417-633-7227 • mathnasium.com/springfield
Mathnasium Learning Center goes beyond traditional math tutoring to help students develop an understanding and love of math. Experienced math tutors use The Mathnasium Method™ proprietary teaching materials and techniques for students who have fallen behind in math and for those who excel. Your student receives a customized learning plan designed to address his or her specific needs. Mathnasium helps with homework and communicates with the local teachers to ensure your child is as successful as possible.

Parents’ Cooperative Preschool at Itty Bitty City
3640 S. Campbell Ave, • Springfield
417-883-7320 • parentscoopspringfield.com
Parents’ Cooperative Preschool believes that children, parents and teachers grow and learn together. The preschool was founded in 1978 and is excited about continuing their play-based curriculum program at Itty Bitty City. Dedicated teachers and parent helpers guide students ages 2-5 through a learning environment that helps the children grow emotionally, intellectually, socially, and physically at a rate that is most comfortable to them.

Robert Jason Grant AutPlay Therapy Clinic
Therapeutic Services
2407 S. Campbell Ave. • Springfield
417-755-9042 • robertjasongrant.com
Dr. Robert Jason Grant is the creator of AutPlay® Therapy, an autism and neurodevelopmental disorders therapy incorporating play therapy, behavioral therapy, and relationship development approaches. Robert works with children, adolescents, adults, couples, and families. His experience and specialization involve working with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, mood disorders, Bipolar Disorder, depression and anxiety disorders, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, Oppositional Defiant Disorder, and adjustment disorders (divorce, grief and transition issues).

Schooliegigs LLC
Accelerated Preschool, Tutoring and Enrichment
Preschool, Tutoring, Education Enrichment
1944 E Sunshine St. • Springfield
417-576-2743 • www.schooliegigs.com
Schooliegigs offers academic preschool classes and one-on-one tutoring sessions, both with a strong emphasis on literacy. We have small class sizes and use focused, individual instruction by experienced, certified teachers. Our preschool program builds a strong educational foundation that prepares students for Kindergarten success.

SPARC (School-Parks Are Reaching our Community)
Before/After-school Activity (with Springfield Public Schools)
Office: 300 E. Harrison • Springfield
417-837-5737 • ParkBoard.org/SPARC
SPARC is a partnership between Springfield Public Schools and the Springfield-Greene County Park Board. SPARC offers licensed before- and after-school child care programs at 6 school sites, providing active recreational games, engaging enrichment activities, homework assistance, and specialty clubs.

Second Baptist Child Development Center
3111 E. Battlefield Rd. • Springfield
417-887-3111 x149 • secondbaptist.org
The goal of Second Baptist Child Development Center is to give your child a quality Christian education in a loving environment. Staff meets the needs of each child spiritually, emotionally, socially, and intellectually to prepare them for the challenges of tomorrow.

TheraCare Outpatient Services
Therapeutic Services
3023 S. Fort Ave., Suite B • Springfield
417-890-4656 • theracareozarks.com
TheraCare provides speech, occupational and music therapy services to children of all ages in a safe, caring environment. We offer individual and group therapy sessions, including intensive therapy options. Call today to learn how they might help your child.

University Child Care Center
Childcare, Preschool
500 South Ave. • Springfield
417-886-0980 • universitychildcarecenter.org
University Child Care Center is a nonprofit, licensed and accredited preschool. UCCC has helped children spread their wings for more than 40 years.


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