High Quality, Developmentally Appropriate Program
Gettysburg's Growing Place is located on the Gettysburg College campus, operated by Hildebrandt Learning Centers of Wilkes-Barre, PA., licensed by the Pennsylvania Department of Public Welfare, and accredited by NAEYC (National Association for the Education of Young Children). The Center provides a high-quality early childhood education for approximately 138 young children ages 6 weeks through 12 years. The Center is open to children of Gettysburg College employees as well as families from the surrounding community. We offer competitive tuition rates. Care is provided year-round, Monday through Friday, from 6:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Summer Camp hours are 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Hildebrandt Learning Centers (HLC) was established in 1991 to provide high quality, on-site child care centers for employers in Pennsylvania. HLC is dedicated not only to meeting the needs of working parents, but is also committed as an organization to provide children and parents with the finest in early childhood programs. With these goals in mind, all HLC centers operate utilizing the standards developed by the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) in order to seek and achieve the distinction of accreditation from this prestigious organization. Gettysburg's Growing Place applied for and received accreditation in 2004 and is the first daycare center in Adams County, PA, to do so.
(717) 337-8211 phone | (717) 337-8460 fax | Center Director Sherry Yingling
142 Constitution Avenue
Gettysburg College, Gettysburg, PA 17325