Child Care Center

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. This location is a Universal Pre-Kindergarten site funded by Invest in Children. We are proud to partner with Invest In Children's Universal Pre-Kindergarten Program to deliver a high-quality preschool experience for the families and children we serve.

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


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2500 West 25th Street
Cleveland, OH 44113
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Homework Help

Homework Help

Arts, Media, Tech & Science

Arts, Media, Tech & Science

Kindergarten Readiness

Kindergarten Readiness

Summer Reading

Summer Reading




Universal Pre-Kindergarten

Stephanie Keffer-Beall

Center Business Coordinator, Market Square

EDUCATION CDA (Child Development Associate) Certificate from Lorain County Community College

ABOUT Ms. Stephanie has always been passionate about working with families and children. She has worked with children since she was 13 with her church group.

Michelle Bender

Center Director, Market Square
EDUCATION  Associate degree from Cuyahoga Community College; Bachelor of Science degree in elementary education and special education from Baldwin Wallace; Master of Arts degree in education from Baldwin Wallace
ABOUT Michelle was a special education teacher for Vermilion High School for one year, Medina City Schools for one year, and the Cleveland Metropolitan School District for 12 years. She taught preschool in Lakewood for two years before becoming an assistant director at that center for two more years. She was a center director in Avon Lake for two years before joining Horizon in June 2021.

Market Square’s teachers & faculty

Alan Choleva Lead School Age Teacher in the Indians Classroom

EDUCATION Degrees in Early Childhood Education from Kent State University 

ABOUT Mr. Alan brings a variety of experience to Horizon. He previously owned and managed a dance studio for 18 years, and he has also worked as a carpenter. 

Brittany Laurenti Lead Toddler Teacher

EDUCATION Bachelor of Science degree in multidisciplinary studies

ABOUT Ms. Brittany has been with Horizon Education Centers since February 2019. Her favorite thing about her job is hearing her name from the kids and seeing their smiling faces when they learn something new. 

Dani Gilmore Lead School Age Teacher for the Browns Classroom

EDUCATION Bachelor of Science degree in sports and entertainment marketing

ABOUT Ms. Dani started a career in child care 20 years ago working with children from Detriot, Miami, New York City and cities on the west coast cities.

Contact the Market Square Center.

Contact the Market Square Center