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Child Care Center

Our East Lorain location holds a 5 Star Step Up to Quality Rating. 

Horizon Education Centers has provided high quality care and education for over 40 years.  Whether you're looking for child care, preschool programs, before - or after-school programs, or summer camp, Horizon offers these enrichment programs for children 18 months to 12 years of age.  Our programs focus on language and literacy, social,  emotional, and physical and development. Horizon guides children with state standards, assessments and individual learning plans, and we focus on kindergarten readiness and school age enrichment.  Each of our centers is highly rated by the State of Ohio Step Up to Quality Rating.

Hours: 6:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Monday through Friday

East Lorain

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2500 Colorado Avenue
Lorain, OH 44052
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Homework Help

Homework Help

Arts, Media, Tech & Science

Arts, Media, Tech & Science

Head Start

Head Start

Kindergarten Readiness

Kindergarten Readiness

Summer Reading

Summer Reading



Rebecca Wisniewski

Center Director, East Lorain

EDUCATION Bachelor's Degree in Early Childhood Education from Kent State University

ABOUT Rebecca Wisniewski taught kindergarten for 13 years and then began her career with Horizon. She believes that Horizon Education Center’s heart is in the right place. She enjoys working with the children and the staff at the center and believes that good teamwork is the key to running a successful business, helping the children learn and grow.

Tammy Dull

Business Coordinator since 2015, East Lorain

EDUCATION Received her GED

ABOUT Ms. Tammy enjoys working for a family-oriented company and loves to help the students and their families.

East Lorain’s teachers & faculty

Stephanie Prussak Lead Head Start and Preschool Expansion

EDUCATION Bachelor's Degree in Early Childhood Education from Grand Canyon University

ABOUT Mrs. Stephanie loves her students. She enjoys molding her preschoolers and getting them ready for kindergarten. Stephanie enjoys the variety and the fact that there is never a dull moment at the Center.

Beth Nelson Lead Toddler Teacher

EDUCATION Avon Lake High School, Child Development Associate (CDA) in early childhood development

ABOUT Ms. Beth previously worked in customer service, but after caring for her newborn, she realized her love and passion for teaching children. She started working for Horizon Education Centers in May 2019. Her passion to teach young children in their early years has since continued to grow. 

Sommer Rose Ott Lead Preschool Teacher

EDUCATION Bachelor of Science degree in Music Psychology from Huntington University. She is pursuing a master's in Clinical Mental Health Counseling.

ABOUT Ms. Sommer is a recent college graduate, newlywed, and new to Horizon! She has had years of experience working with children, as well as therapeutic work with children and adults with developmental and intellectual disabilities. Sommer seeks to make the classroom a safe and fun environment with a lot of music and discovery.

Bridgette Harvan Lead School Age Teacher

EDUCATION Associate degree in Arts from Lorain County Community College

ABOUT Ms. Bridgette was working toward her ultrasound degree when she had her first child. She took a child development class to help her understand her child and his development. Bridgette's passion is to help children understand and become the best versions of themselves.

Contact the East Lorain Center.

Contact the East Lorain Center