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South Elyria

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.



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109 Louden Court
Elyria, OH 44035
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Programs offered

Child Care

Child Care 18 mo – 5 yrs

21st Century Community

21st Century CommunityLearning center

The Adventure Club

The Adventure Club Before & After School

USDA Summer Feeding Site

USDA Summer
Feeding Site

Field Trips

Field Trips

Fine Arts

Fine Arts

Summer Reading

Summer Reading

Book Mobile

Book Mobile

Summer Camp

Summer Camp

Breana Joyner

Center Director, South Elyria (Wilkes Villa)

EDUCATION Associate Degree in Criminal Justice from Lorain County Community College

ABOUT Breana Joyner started her career with Horizon Education Centers after seeing the love and dedication that her mother had working at Horizon. Her mother inspired her to continue her education to become a teacher.

South Elyria’s teachers & faculty

Cara King Teacher

EDUCATION Bachelor's Degree in Special Education from Cleveland State University

ABOUT When Ms. King was in high school, she enrolled in an early childhood program that inspired her to become a teacher. The children at the center keep her on her toes. She enjoys watching her kids thrive and succeed at everything they do.

Dustin English Special Project Coordinator

EDUCATION Associate Degree in Business Administration from Ohio Business College

ABOUT Mr. Dustin's time at Horizon has given him the chance to further his dreams of giving back to our youth. He feels honored to be able to give back to not only the city that he grew up in, but to the same neighborhood of Wilkes Villa where he lived for three years. This opportunity is not just a job for Dustin, but his passion, and he wants to see his community succeed today and days after.

Contact the South Elyria Center.

Contact the South Elyria Center