KinderCare Education Reads Big with King Elementary School

For the fourth year running, KinderCare Education has teamed up with the Portland Trail Blazers for Read Big – a program with the goal to get kids reading. Last week, Read Big held an assembly at King Elementary School in Portland to celebrate rock star readers. Blazers point guard Shabazz Napier and mascot Blaze the…

Champions and the case of the mysterious sign

Champions students at Woodlands Elementary in Kitsap, Wash., made the front page of their local newspaper last month as they tried to solve the mystery of the missing sign. After a heavy snow fall in February, children were exploring the field behind their school when they found a large drive-thru espresso sign abandoned in a…

Community and compassion drive Quality Achievement Award Winner Elena Sciuto’s Champions program

Each year, Champions honors site directors who go above and beyond in creating a high-quality before-and-after school environment. Quality Achievement Award Winner Elena Sciuto, who leads the Champions program at Endeavor Elementary School in Orlando works hard to create a sense of community and togetherness for her students. With lots of love and positive reinforcement, Elena’s students…

Marlboro Champions jump for healthy hearts

Exercise is even more fun when its for a good cause — that’s what the Champions students in Marlboro, N.J. would tell you. Last month, they raised more than $500 for the American Heart Association with their annual Jump Rope for Heart event. Children set jump rope goals for themselves and parents and community members…

Welcome to the Family & Congratulations!

Each month, we welcome new faces to our KinderCare Education family. Get to know our new friends below, and don’t be afraid to say hello! Nicole Amend, Operations Business Partner Start date: 1/30/2017 Share a bit about your professional background: I’m a project manager, operations consultant and coach with a background in education operations and service…

Can you spell W-I-N-N-E-R? Michelle Mazzulo wins Schoolhouse Supplies’ Celebrity Spelling Bee

Last week, KinderCare Education’s very own Regional Director Michelle Mazzulo faced off against company leaders from across Portland at the annual Schoolhouse Supplies Celebrity Spelling Bee. Schoolhouse Supplies is a Portland nonprofit that supports public education by providing students and teachers with classroom supplies. “It was all for a good cause, and I just kept…

BIDKids banks on KCE’s high quality

When leaders at the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) in Washington, D.C. went looking for a new operator for their employee child care center, KinderCare Education fit the bill. IDB is the largest provider of development financing for Latin America and the Caribbean, approving more than $11 billion in funds for clients in 26 member countries.…