Great Southwest Ohio Preschools

Looking for a preschool? Check out these Great Southwest Ohio Preschool options! 

The Miami Valley School

At The Miami Valley School’s Early Childhood School, a lifetime love of learning begins for students age 3-4. Here, seasoned teachers create a safe environment where a child’s learning and imagination take flight. Since 1964, MVS has been Dayton’s top private school for grades EC-12. Schedule your tour:

Phone: (937) 434-4444
Address: 5151 Denise Drive, Dayton, OH 45429

Central Montessori Academy

Central Montessori Academy is a private independent school serving children 18 months – 6th grade located in northwest Cincinnati. Even within the COVID-19 crisis, a Montessori child find predictability, order and logic in learning. The Montessori method is designed for navigating upheaval and for keeping pace with an individual child’s development. Visit CMA for an in-person tour to see how CMA provides children with a world-class education, but also nurtures the heart to develop the child’s self-confidence, personal creativity and entrepreneurial spirit.

Phone: (513) 742-5800
Address: 1904 Springdale Rd., Cincinnati, OH 45231

United Rehabilitation Services (URS)

United Rehabilitation Services (URS) is now enrolling for preschool in our childcare programs for children with or without special needs. URS is 5-Star Rated in Ohio’s Step Up to Quality Program, is a Preschool Promise partner, and offers on-site nursing and therapy services.

Phone: (937) 853-5428
Address: 4710 Old Troy Pike, Dayton, OH 45424

Yellow Springs Community Children’s Center

Yellow Springs Community Children’s Center provides a nurturing, family oriented environment to support and enhance the unique social, intellectual, emotional and physical growth of each child. YSCCC offers care for children ages 6 weeks – 12 years old. We accept county assistance (Title XX) and have a limited number of scholarships available.

Phone: (937) 767-7236
Address: 320 Corry St., Yellow Springs, OH 45387

Guardian Angels School

Guardian Angels School is a mission driven school, providing a Catholic education to students in preschool through 8th grade. GA offers a full-day program for preschool and pre-k. All students in P-8 work each day to earn their H.A.L.O., which means Honest, Accountable, and a Leader to Others. The result is a strong community of well-rounded, faith-filled persons.

Phone: (513) 624-3141
Address: 6539 Beechmont Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45230

Mercy Montessori

Now Enrolling for Preschool! For more than 50 years, Mercy Montessori has educated the whole child, developing a strong foundation for learning. Mercy offers outdoor learning spaces, weekly swim lessons, a farm-to-table microeconomy program, sliding scale tuition, and financial aid. Discover the magic of Mercy!!

Phone: (513) 475-6700
Address: 2335 Grandview Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45206

St. Helen School

St. Helen Preschool is rated 5-Star Step up to Quality Program and a proud Preschool Promise partner. We welcome children ages 3-5 and offer a variety of schedules. Contact St. Helen today to register!

Phone: (937) 256-1761
Address: 5086 Burkhardt Road, Riverside, OH 45431

Chai Tots Early Childhood Center

Academic excellence via a unique blend of Jewish and Montessori education offering strong academics, stressing life skills, interpersonal relationship skills and nurturing a love for life-long learning. Individualized curriculum customized for each student, expansive naturally lit rooms, low student ratio. Specials include yoga, music, Hebrew, Spanish, dance, drama, art and Tae Kwon Do. Flexible schedules, before and aftercare, web cams and after-school enrichment available. Transportation available to/from Mason schools. Limited space – now enrolling! Infant, Toddler, Preschool and Kindergarten programs available (6 weeks-6 years).

Phone: (513) 247-0900
Location: 7587 Central Parke Blvd., Mason, OH 45040

The Campus at Kids First

Located inside the nationally acclaimed Kids First Sports Center, The Campus offers the premier early learning experience for children ages 6 weeks through Kindergarten. As the only early learning center in the area that makes physical education a top priority, The Campus at Kids First gives your child an academic edge by integrating a world class physical education (including gymnastics, basketball, dance and soccer!) curriculum in to the daily schedule, at NO additional cost!

Phone: (513) 629-5437
Address: 7900 E Kemper Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45249

The Gardner School of Blue Ash

The Gardner School of Blue Ash is an academically-focused childcare program for children ages 6 weeks to 5 years old, immersing children in hands-on learning and play, S.T.E.A.M. concepts, community lessons, outdoor adventures, and so much more.

Phone: (513) 985-9444
Address: 9920 Carver Road, Cincinnati, OH 45242

The Summit Country Day School

Catholic, independent school serving children 18 mo-Grade 12. Niche number one rated Catholic High School in the State of Ohio, three years in a row. Montessori program from 18 mo-age 6. Rigorous mission centered curriculum. Creative problem solving and experiential learning. Character based leadership program. 100% acceptance to college. No-cut athletics policy. Extensive visual and performing arts. Homan Center for Entrepreneurial Leadership. Expansive summer featuring camps and classes. Scholarship and tuition assistance opportunities.

Phone: (513) 871-4700
Address: 2161 Grandin Road, Cincinnati, OH 45208

Bishop Leibold School

Our preschool and pre-k programs are inspired by the internationally acclaimed Reggio Emilia model (Italy), which features nature, art, and experiential learning. You will find students working in centers such as dramatic play, art, music, library, writing, and sensory. Students participate in large and small group activities, outdoor play, Bible stories, and daily prayer.

Phone: (937) 866-3021
Address: 24 S Third St., Miamisburg, OH 45342

Creative Tots Preschool

Our holistic approach allows children (18 months – 5 1/2 years) the opportunity to learn, explore, play and grow while engaging in the fine arts, science, music, yoga and a modernized curriculum. We provide opportunities to use creativity, solve problems, use language, develop new vocabulary and reading skills, while engaging in intellectual activities. There are elements of STEAM education, bilingual education, arts education, as well as lots of physical activities to strengthen the mind and body.

Phone: (513) 770-6776
Address: 6408 Thornberry Court, Suite 110, Mason, OH 45040

Creative World of Montessori/Inspire Center for Learning

Creative World of Montessori is a private school that focuses on the comprehensive education of students from age 3 to 15 throughout the Dayton region and the greater Miami Valley area. Designed to ignite a passion for learning while developing important life skills, Montessori education at Creative World of Montessori encourages active learning and helps build a well rounded, engaged student.

Inspire Center for Learning educates students infant to schoolage. Designed to exceed your expectations when looking for care for your child, our learning centers break the mold of traditional daycares. Instead, we think of our learning centers as the first step on a journey to a life-long love of learning.

Phone: (866) 866-7339
Address: 6833 Wilmington Pike, Centerville, OH 45459


Learn and Grow at Skidaddles Preschool! Our program begins with an age appropriate environment that encourages children to learn, play, and explore. Add in great teachers, a hands on curriculum, wonderful enrichment activities, and lots of friends to make an outstanding program!! Young children will find an endless assortment of activities that engage the imagination and stimulates their minds. Skidaddles is an adventure that will challenge your child through play and exploration! Discover the Skidaddles Difference Today!

Phone: Skidaddles Mason: (513) 204‑3482 / Skidaddles Florence: (859) 647‑7529
Addresses: Skidaddles Mason: 5939 Deerfield Blvd #104, Mason, OH 45040 / Skidaddles Florence: 8660 Bankers St, Florence, KY 41042

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