Ivybrook Academy Now Open in Summerville

Half Day Pre-School Offers Award-Winning Curriculum to Local Families
SUMMERVILLE, S.C. – (August 8, 2022) – Ivybrook Academy, the award-winning half day pre-school rapidly growing across the United States, is now enrolling families at its second location in the Charleston area. Ivybrook Academy Summerville is located at 2119 North Main Street near Carnes Crossroads. The pre-school opens Monday, August 15 for the school year.

Ivybrook Academy, headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina, is nationally recognized for its progressive approach to early childhood education. The school’s curriculum combines time-tested teaching approaches, including Montessori, Reggio Emilia, and Multiple Intelligence Research. This hybrid approach toward learning provides a customized education that respects each child’s individual voice and instills a life-long love of learning at a young age.

“We are so happy to bring Ivybrook Academy’s award-winning curriculum to the community of Summerville,” says Heather Calhoun, independent owner of Ivybrook Academy Summerville as well as Ivybrook Mount Pleasant. “As parents of three children, my husband Brandon and I know how important it is to foster an early love for learning. We believe in the importance of a strong educational foundation through hands-on exploration, problem-solving, and working collaboratively with others.”

Ivybrook Academy Summerville is continuing to enroll new students  for the 2022–2023 school year. Half day classes from 8:15am-12pm are available for ages 18 months through transitional kindergarten.
Summerville native, Caroline Gore is serving as Principal to the new school. Gore believes, “that all children have unique personalities and learning styles. She understands that children are individuals whose strengths and gifts should be valued and nurtured.”
Ivybrook Academy Summerville enrollment information can be found at https://ivybrookacademy.com/ivybrook-academy-summerville-sc/ or by calling (854) 300-4500.
About Ivybrook Academy
Ivybrook Academy opened its first campus in 2007 in Weddington, North Carolina. Founded by first-grade teacher Jennifer McWilliams and her husband, Drew, Ivybrook Academy seeks to provide the multidimensional opportunities students deserve in communities across the United States.

Ivybrook Academy offers a progressive approach to early childhood education, combining aspects of the Montessori method, Reggio Emilia, and Multiple Intelligence Research. The balanced curriculum values students’ individual voices within their vibrant communities with the goal of cultivating compassionate citizens who find joy in learning.

With 50 campuses spread throughout the country, Ivybrook Academy is committed to bringing its award-winning model to children throughout America.

For more information, visit http://ivybrookacademy.com/.