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About Cadence Academy Mauldin
Our early childhood education center inspires learning through our proprietary Ascend Curriculum and we offer a variety of activities to ensure your child is having fun and learning everyday. Our preschool’s hallways reflect our students’ passion and we fill them with the works of our budding artists.
Childcare & Preschool Education Programs
Cadence Academy in Maudlin, South Carolina, children learn through exploration and play. Our preschool curriculum, the Ascend Curriculum, uses a “Whole Child” approach that ensures each child is supported, engaged, challenged, and having fun. It embraces the development of cognitive, physical, social-emotional, and creative skills through areas including literacy, math, science, technology, Spanish/Baby signs, and fitness. And, as elementary schools are altering schedules, we are here to serve your needs and the needs of your school-aged children with enhanced programs to help with virtual learning sessions and more.
We offer the following early childhood education programs:
- Infant Childcare (ages 6 weeks to 1 year). This childcare program features a warm and stimulating environment for your infant.
- Toddler Childcare (ages 1 to 2). Our skilled teachers engage your toddler with interactive, hands-on curriculum to direct their excitement into positive learning experiences in this toddler childcare program.
- Early Learners (ages 2 to 3). We created our Early Learners program to support the social, verbal, and physical abilities of our curious two- and three-year-olds.
- Preschool (ages 3 to 4). In this preschool program, we feature interactive lessons to complement the dynamic energy of young students.
- Pre-Kindergarten (ages 4 to 5). Our Pre-K program helps your child expand on emerging skills essential to their elementary school success.
- School-Age Program (ages 5 to 12). Our Before & After School Care program makes social skills, safety, and homework support a priority. We offer free transportation from local elementary schools.
- Summer Camp Programs (ages 5 to 12). This fun summer camp program incorporates social skill development and physical activity into a day full of fun learning activities, and outside adventures and field trips.
At Cadence Academy Mauldin, we believe the years leading up to kindergarten are some of the most important to your child’s development. We make sure he or she has every opportunity to learn and thrive.
What Makes Our Preschool in Mauldin, South Carolina Unique
Our private preschool learning center offers more than just early learning programs. Our cook serves a nutritious breakfast, lunch and afternoon snack which we include in your regular tuition.
Additionally, we have one of the best After School programs in Mauldin, South Carolina, and it includes homework help, a nutritious snack, and free transportation after school from area schools for children in Kindergarten through fifth grade: Plain, Simsponville, Greenbrier, Bethel, and Mauldin Elementary.
Our Before and After School program also offers full-time care during public school holidays and the summer. We fill our awesome summer camp schedule with fun activities and field trips, delivering a new exciting adventure every week.
Our caring teachers are so passionate about what they do; we know it will not be long before your child’s teacher feels like an extended member of the family.
Another highlight is our Parents’ Night Out, where we have fun with your children while you enjoy some adult time. We also have regularly scheduled family events that allow you to meet other families and enjoy time together.
More About Our Preschool Learning Center
Cadence Academy, Mauldin is located at 798 E Butler Road in Mauldin, South Carolina, 29662. Our daycare is conveniently located off of I-385, which makes for an easy commute from Simpsonville and the downtown area. Nearby elementary schools include Maudlin, Bethel, Greenbrier, Simpsonville, and Plain Elementary.
Welcome to Cadence Academy in Mauldin, SC! We are conveniently located off of I-385, which makes for an easy commute from Simpsonville and the downtown area. Our preschool classrooms inspire learning using our discovery center-based curriculum and offer a variety of activities to ensure your child is having fun and learning everyday! Our curriculum program, Ascend Curriculum, features Zoo-Phonics®, Math Their Way, Baby Signs®, Handwriting without Tears, Country and Culture, Spanish, and monthly themes around which we plan our Art, Science and Sensory, and Literature programming. Our cook serves a nutritious breakfast, lunch and afternoon snack all included in your regular tuition. Our Mauldin preschool offers child care and early learning programs for children ages six weeks through pre-kindergarten. Additionally, we have one of the best After School programs in Mauldin including homework help, a nutritious snack, and free transportation after school from the following schools for children Kindergarten – 5th grade: Plain, Simsponville, Greenbrier, Bethel, & Mauldin Elementary. We do not drop children off before school. Our Mauldin Before and After School program also offers full time care during public school holidays and the summer. Our awesome summer camp is filled with fun activities and field trips. Every week brings a new exciting adventure. Our teachers are so passionate about what they do – we know it won’t be long before your child’s teacher feels like an extended member of the family. Our building is filled with the works of our budding artists and the creative art projects they have so much fun creating. Another highlight is of our wonderful school is our Parents’ Night Out, where we have fun with the kiddos while you enjoy some adult time. We also have planned family events that will allow you to meet other families and enjoy that time as a family. On behalf of all our wonderful teachers and current families, I invite you to stop by our school – we would enjoy meeting you and your family!
Kirsten Hildebrandt has been with our company for more than five years. Knowing she wanted to be a teacher from a young age, she earned her Bachelor’s degree in Education from Mississippi State University. Kirsten has taught many children ranging from infants all the way to 12th grade. Her love for the younger children blossomed when she joined our team as an early two year old teacher. Kirsten has worked throughout the building in all capacities and is very knowledgeable about our company and schools. Both of her girls attend Cadence Academy Preschool as well. In her spare time, Kirsten and her family enjoy traveling and spending time with extended family and friends.
AJ has been with us for 18 years and has enjoyed the many children that she has had the opportunity to teach and watch grow in her tenure here. Her passion and dedication for the children that she has taught is shown through her work daily. Her older 2 year old children have come back after several years just to visit Ms. AJ. She has touched so many lives with her warm and loving smile and tender heart. Ms. AJ adds to her long tenure here with her ECD 101 state credential. In her spare time she enjoys caring for her grandchildren and nephew.
Misty has been with Cadence Academy for 13 years and has played many roles in the education of our children. Her love is for the children in the Toddler room where she has been for the last 8 years. Her ECD 101 state credential is one of the many accolades that accompany her impressive resume to the early childhood field. She is a wonderful asset to our center and the children that she teaches daily. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her daughter, family, and friends. She is also an avid Clemson football fan and tries to attend at least 2 games a season.