KENILWORTH, NJ- The Kids Palace is a daycare and learning center for children ages two and up that provides a fun and safe environment while encouraging social, intellectual, and physical development for your child. Jennyfer Reyes the owner of the Kenilworth Kids Palace sat down with TAPinto Kenilworth to speak about her daycare center and how it all started.
How did you decide that you wanted to start The Kids Palace and how long has it been open in Kenilworth? The Kids Palace Daycare and Learning Center is a family owned business. My sister and I are the owners. We have strong family values and love being around children. We believe that children need good role models and leaders in order to create healthy attitudes and opinions. The Kids Palace has been operating since 2013 and we are open from 6:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. year-round. We offer daycare as well as preschool for children two years and up. We also have a second location which has been operating since 2017 located in West Orange, NJ.
Could you tell me more about your background? How long have you been working with children?
We have been working with children for over eight years. We are committed to caring for children. Our philosophy is to interact with children while creating a positive environment where learning and growing go hand in hand, and where creativity is encouraged. Our educational background includes a Bachelor of Business Administration, Bachelor of Psychology, Early Childhood Education Associate and Child Development Associate (CDA).
What is something unique about The Kids Palace. Do you offer other activities other day care centers do not? Our day care is designed to provide a stimulating environment with spacious rooms rich in color giving each child an exciting world full of opportunities to explore, learn, and grow. Furthermore, unlike other daycares, we maintain a low teacher to child ratio. Your child will receive the kind of close attention he or she deserves building a foundation for development and helping to enable your child to reach their full potential. We also have a large fully fenced child friendly backyard equipped with fun and safe playing equipment. We also provide nutritious snacks for your child.
Could you tell me more about your staff and their qualifications?
All of our staff members are professional teachers who are fully certified in early childhood education. All Employees are certified in CPR and First aid and are bilingual in English and Spanish.
Is there anything else you would like our readers to know?
We want to ensure that high-quality childcare is accessible to all children. At the Kids Palace Learning Center your child will be in an environment that is safe, fun and educational.
The Kids Palace is located at 44 South 21st Street and open Monday Friday 6:30 a.m. – 6:30 p.m. For more information please call 908-276-2700 or see their website at http://www.thekidspalace.org/