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Child Care Center

Horizon Education Centers has provided high quality care and education for over 40 years.  Horizon offers these enriched child care programs for children 6 weeks to 5 years.  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

location Lakewood

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13523 Detroit Road
Lakewood, OH 44107
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Becky Volle

Center Director, Lakewood

EDUCATION Bachelor of Science Degree in Family & Consumer Sciences/Early Childhood Developmental Psychology from Baldwin-Wallace University 

ABOUT Becky has worked with children and families for 20 years with 19 of those years as a center director. Becky's mission is to create a trusting environment where children can thrive, feeling successful and empowered. 

Michelle Lazroff

Business Coordinator, Lakewood

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

ABOUT Michelle has worked with children for over 15 years. Her passion is creating an environment for children to succeed and feel loved and safe. 

Lakewood teachers & faculty

Melinda Roginsky Lead Preschool Teacher

EDUCATION Bachelor's Degree in Early Childhood Education from Ashworth University 

ABOUT Ms. Melinda has worked with children for 24 years. Previously, she worked for Community United Head Start as a lead teacher and then later a site administrator for 19 years. Her mission is to provide a safe, nurturing, child-centered, and quality educational environment that fosters a child's individual success and a love of learning in collaboration with parents and the community.

Aly Vacha Lead Toddler Teacher

EDUCATION Bachelor’s Degree in Family & Child Development from the University of Akron

ABOUT Ms. Ally has worked with children ranging from infancy to school-aged since receiving her bachelor’s degree from the University of Akron in 2015. Ally has an innate love for all children and her passion lies in teaching. 

Ai Takafuji Lead Preschool Teacher

EDUCATION Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood Education from Baldwin Wallace University

ABOUT Miss Ai was born and raised in Japan. In 2014, she moved to the U.S. and started studying Early Childhood Education. Ai believes that a teacher must help students expand their possibilities. She always respects individual uniqueness, encourages students to develop their strengths, and shares abundant knowledge. 

Jenny Provchy Lead Toddler Teacher

EDUCATION Associate Degree in Early Childhood Education from the University of Akron

ABOUT Ms. Jenny has worked with toddlers since 2018. She has a natural love for children, especially toddlers, and her passion lies in teaching for them through play.

Sharon Link Preschool Lead Teacher

EDUCATION Associate degree from Cuyahoga Community College in Early Childhood Education. She is working toward earning her bachelor's degree in Elementary Education at Western Governors University.  

ABOUT When she's not taking part in her first passion of teaching, she can be found engaged in her second passion: playing with her dogs. 

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