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300 Northeast 51st Street
Boca Raton, FL 33431

(561) 395-3631
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February 12, 2014
This one of the best pre-school in Boca. I am so surprised by the negative comments. The school is extremely organized, clean and everyone is caring and professional. As far as staff turn over (referring to some of the previous comments made by parents below) well what can I say. Ms. Geenie in the baby room has worked there for over 20 years. My kids have been going there for 4 years and I see all the same staff in the office and all their teachers are still there. A lot of the pre-school teachers have been there many years. I don t think that there is any more turn over than there is at any other pre-school. The principal is a little too strict with the school policies but other than that I LOVE this school!!!!

- submitted by a parent
December 12, 2013
Advent is a caring loving environment for both children and parents. I have 3 children that have thrived in this school from 6 months old. I have seen love, kindness, generosity and teaching each and every day for many years. The staff has a low turn over rate. I notice that they try to work with children who have had a difficult time in a group setting. I have also witnessed parents who are unwilling to take responsibility for the non disciplining of their child ~ blame everyone and anyone. This school is Boca's gem ~ and it has been for many many years!

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December 04, 2013
I had to take my daughter out from this school. The teacher dislocated her arm by force, and then a month later of this incident she stopped talking, start biting fingers and was scared and finally refused to go there and said she is not happy. While observing the glass, the teacher was unable to keep control of it, and it was a circus. Heard similar feedback from other parents too. The principal is unprofessional as well as the underpaid teachers

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November 16, 2013
Unprofessional, uneducated, untrained teachers as you will find out as well as talking with other parents. They hire anyone who is willing to accept a low pay. The center is dirty, cluttered and messy. Playground is not safe, open bushes and spikes that can hurt eyes. Some of the equipments are not safe and kids can fall down easily and get hurt really badly. They may have 16-18 kids at the play ground and only one teacher, when the other teachers irs gone for 20-30 minutesg

- submitted by a parent
November 15, 2013
We as a family are so great to be involved in this awesome school. Everyone front to back is overly nice and people actually hold doors and say good morning to you. I didn't think people like this still exist. Anyone with the negative feedback is CRAZY!!

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November 08, 2013
My kids are in this school, but I will take them out soon. The biggest mistake is that I should have taken them out earlier. So called "teachers" are not educated, and are underpaid, so you can imagine the level of professionalism you will get, and a lazy attitude. Classes are mess, and teachers are unable to take control. There are plenty of good schools in Boca. Do your child a favor and look elsewhere.

- submitted by a parent
October 23, 2013
Cannot believe what is written here. Principle is crazy and staff change every few months. Any bad reviews are taken down and replaced with fake reviews.

- submitted by a parent
January 08, 2013
My children attend Advent ECS and I couldn't be happier. They have attended since they were infants and I feel so at peace having them there. The staff is loving and they care about not only the children but us parents as well. I feel like I'm leaving my children with family. I know that the teachers attend workshops and seminars to keep up with changing trends.

- submitted by a parent
October 25, 2012
We came to Advent from a horrible daycare that truly did not care. My son at the time was having serious behavioral issues at his former school and a therapist said we needed to change school environments quickly. With in the first month of just camp at Advent he made a huge turn around. By the time he started VPK just 2 months from the change in schools their was no evidence of his former behavior issues. I attribute this to the love and patience of all the ECS staff. He is was well prepared and is doing great in public school kindergarten now! My daughter is flourishing and learning so much in the 3 year old class as ECS and doesn't want to leave half the time. It was the best move we ever made picking Advent for our children's early childhood care and education!

- submitted by a parent
September 21, 2011
Awesome school! My son is going to Advent in the VPK program and I couldn't be happier. The teachers are awesome. The principal is approachable and kind. The curriculum is top rate. My son loves going to school. He even wants to go on the weekends!

- submitted by a parent
September 27, 2010
1. Safe & Excellent School Ambiance 2. Dynamic and Carin Principal 3. Caring, Attentive and Friendly Staff 4. Caring, dynamic, organised teaches. Awesome! 5. The school is BEST OF BESTS 6. Children develop great confidence, verbal, written and motor skills 7. All around a very nice school

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February 25, 2010
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no rating September 28, 2009
Both my daughter and son have attended the early childhood school and I have nothing but excellent comments regarding the care and education they have received.

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December 07, 2008
Advent is a great and safe school. I have been really happy with Advent, my daughter likes to go there and it is nice to see how she transformed from a shy little toddler to a confident pre-K er. The Staff is caring and it seems they truly enjoy the kids and working there. All in all, it is a very positive enviroment. The only thing it is a bit pricey and the hot lunch choices could be better.

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October 20, 2008
My daughter has been at Advent since she was 4 months old. She is now in Pre-K and I cannot believe how much she has grown and learned under the caring tutelage of the Advent ECS staff. We have made great friends here and have formed bonds that will last long beyond our children's schooling.

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October 08, 2008
My son/daughter attend Advent and I can only say that we are very fortunate to have found Advent. Not only have they received a great education so far, but in addition I see them developing confidence about themselves and their charachter. The faculty an staff are truly caring professionals who not only care about their education but care about the kids.

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no rating July 21, 2008
my daughter loved this school. Mrs.Hurley is an awesome teacher, could not of had a better teacher.

- submitted by a parent
January 14, 2008
It truely has a wonderful and very caring environment. Exellent care for infants to 3year olds, but once the 'education' comes into play, they lack out. They cater well to working parents, open 7:30-5:30, vacation care on most holidays.Great school

- submitted by a parent
September 09, 2005
The teachers are incredibly loving and nurturing to the children. However, there is not enough customizing for the children. My daughter in Pre-K has already learned the concepts being taught for the year and there are no advanced programs for her.

- submitted by a parent
June 29, 2005
My son was at Adennt ECS for three years and I am very pleased with the quality of the care and education that he received there. Most of the teachers and assistants were wonderful and sincerely love their jobs and the children. I would recommend Advent ECS to anyone looking for quality childcare and education for their little ones.

- submitted by a parent
May 02, 2005
My two children attend Advent Luther Early Childhood School. They love it and I love it! The teachers are wonderful and nuturing. The other parents and children are so kind. Its such a great family atmosphere. They have amazing extracurricular activities too!

- submitted by a parent
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Advent Luth Early Chldhood School
300 Northeast 51st Street, Boca Raton, FL  33431
(561) 395-3631
Last modified Advent Luth Early Chldhood School is a Private school that serves grade PK
Advent Luth Early Chldhood School Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 21 reviews. Top