Pathfinder Children's House - Portage MI CHILD CARE CENTER

(269) 327-6762

About the Provider


 On behalf of myself and the staff here at Pathfinder Kids, we would like to extend a warm heart-felt welcome to you and your family. Thank you for choosing Pathfinder Kids as your destination for before and after school care.

          We provide a  learning environment that consists of  developmentally age-appropriate curriculum and activities for your child to engage in when they are in our care. We are committed to providing a warm, nurturing, and fun Christian environment where your child can continue to discover the sense of wonder and excitement for exploring, learning and appreciating the world in which God has made.

          Children will make lifelong friends and learn valuable lessons from our exceptional staff. They will also acquire and strengthen themselves by team building and working on the appreciation of people they see daily. We understand the trust that you place within us when you enroll your child into our program. Our goal is to go above and beyond to exceed your expectations when it comes to quality and education for your child.

          We are delighted to have you as a part of our family and we look forward to partnering with you as we help guide your child through this school year!

Additional Information:

Our goal here at Pathfinder Kids is to focus on the whole child and their families as well as help our school age children not only have a safe environment to explore their own interest while also interacting with their peers, but is to also to help our school age children reach the following through peer guidance:

        Emotional Mastery: Kids who can identify and talk about their emotions build healthy relationships and avoid the frustration of feeling misunderstood.

         Optimism: Viewing life through an optimistic lens helps young people achieve at higher levels and avoid  the struggles brought on by negative thinking.

          Resiliency: Learning how to rebound from setbacks is an important component of building confidence and an integral part of personal development.

          Self-Efficacy: Kids with awareness that they have the power within themselves to create change and new outcomes in their life are more confident and develop a greater sense of responsibility for their future.

         Hope and Goal Setting: Goal setting teaches kids important skills such as focus- decision making and communication.

         Grit and Determination: With the right exposure to apprenticeship and preparation, kids can learn the important relationship between practice and self-mastery.

    We here at Pathfinder Kids WILL provide the highest  quality of childcare and education that promotes as well as enhances each child's development while assuring your peace of mind in the care and services we render.

Program and Licensing Details

  • License Number: DC390016496
  • Capacity: 90
  • Age Range: 5-11
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: No
  • Type of Care: Full Day Program. Before/after school, Food service, Preschool, School age, Transportation
  • Transportation: Emergency Only, To/From School
  • Current License Issue Date: Apr 13, 2020
  • Current License Expiration Date: Apr 12, 2022

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