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Apple Tree Children's Center 1

Posted November 03, 2015
- a parent
I would never recommend this day care "school" to any one! The owner gained uninvited access to emails written between parents referencing several concerns for the children in her care and as a result attacked me for my concerns right in front of my you children and a few of her staff terrifying my children and me quite frankly. It was a traumatizing experience for all of us. The children are clearly not the owner's concern or priority. She lashed out because she said that she was worried about her reputation since the parents were voicing concerns behind her back after their children had been left in a classroom with no head teacher for several months and parents were noticing that it was taking a clear toll on the kids. Rather than keep her own grandchild in that very same classroom she pulled her out and put her in another school and when I confronted her about this she told me that she would "Never" allow her granddaughter to be in that classroom. We are absolutely disgusted with this center and wish we never would have trusted this owner with our children. The damage is done and we can't erase that.

Apple Tree Children's Center
Teacher effectiveness: Very ineffective

Posted November 03, 2015
- a parent
when there is no head teacher in the classroom for several months that is very ineffective


Apple Tree Children's Center
Amount of homework: Don't know

Posted November 03, 2015
- a parent
no homework was given. no work was given for several months. it was just a playgroup basically

Apple Tree Children's Center
Develops grit: Strongly disagree

Posted November 03, 2015
- a parent
I would never recommend this day care "school" to any one! The owner gained uninvited access to emails written between parents referencing several concerns for the children in her care and as a result attacked me for my concerns right in front of my you children and a few of her staff terrifying my children and me quite frankly. It was a traumatizing experience for all of us. The children are clearly not the owner's concern or priority. She lashed out because she said that she was worried about her reputation since the parents were voicing concerns behind her back after their children had been left in a classroom with no head teacher for several months and parents were noticing that it was taking a clear toll on the kids. Rather than keep her own grandchild in that very same classroom she pulled her out and put her in another school and when I confronted her about this she told me that she would "Never" allow her granddaughter to be in that classroom. We are absolutely disgusted with this center and wish we never would have trusted this owner with our children. The damage is done and we can't erase that.

Apple Tree Children's Center
Develops respect: Strongly disagree

Posted November 03, 2015
- a parent
I would never recommend this day care "school" to any one! The owner gained uninvited access to emails written between parents referencing several concerns for the children in her care and as a result attacked me for my concerns right in front of my you children and a few of her staff terrifying my children and me quite frankly. It was a traumatizing experience for all of us. The children are clearly not the owner's concern or priority. She lashed out because she said that she was worried about her reputation since the parents were voicing concerns behind her back after their children had been left in a classroom with no head teacher for several months and parents were noticing that it was taking a clear toll on the kids. Rather than keep her own grandchild in that very same classroom she pulled her out and put her in another school and when I confronted her about this she told me that she would "Never" allow her granddaughter to be in that classroom. We are absolutely disgusted with this center and wish we never would have trusted this owner with our children. The damage is done and we can't erase that.


Apple Tree Children's Center
Develops empathy: Strongly disagree

Posted November 03, 2015
- a parent
I would never recommend this day care "school" to any one! The owner gained uninvited access to emails written between parents referencing several concerns for the children in her care and as a result attacked me for my concerns right in front of my you children and a few of her staff terrifying my children and me quite frankly. It was a traumatizing experience for all of us. The children are clearly not the owner's concern or priority. She lashed out because she said that she was worried about her reputation since the parents were voicing concerns behind her back after their children had been left in a classroom with no head teacher for several months and parents were noticing that it was taking a clear toll on the kids. Rather than keep her own grandchild in that very same classroom she pulled her out and put her in another school and when I confronted her about this she told me that she would "Never" allow her granddaughter to be in that classroom. We are absolutely disgusted with this center and wish we never would have trusted this owner with our children. The damage is done and we can't erase that.

Apple Tree Children's Center
Develops honesty: Strongly disagree

Posted November 03, 2015
- a parent
I would never recommend this day care "school" to any one! The owner gained uninvited access to emails written between parents referencing several concerns for the children in her care and as a result attacked me for my concerns right in front of my you children and a few of her staff terrifying my children and me quite frankly. It was a traumatizing experience for all of us. The children are clearly not the owner's concern or priority. She lashed out because she said that she was worried about her reputation since the parents were voicing concerns behind her back after their children had been left in a classroom with no head teacher for several months and parents were noticing that it was taking a clear toll on the kids. Rather than keep her own grandchild in that very same classroom she pulled her out and put her in another school and when I confronted her about this she told me that she would "Never" allow her granddaughter to be in that classroom. We are absolutely disgusted with this center and wish we never would have trusted this owner with our children. The damage is done and we can't erase that.

Apple Tree Children's Center 5

Posted April 21, 2015
- a parent
Staff are friendly, helpful and genuinely care about the children. Activities are engaging and child-centered. I was looking for a child care center that emphasized academics as well, and Apple Tree has exceeded my expectations. It's so much more than just a "daycare" center. It really runs like a real school including music & movement class, soccer, & gymnastics. Neither one of my children want to leave when I arrive each evening! We've been there for almost five years and wouldn't go anywhere else.


Apple Tree Children's Center 5

Posted March 14, 2006
- a parent
My daughter attends Apple Tree Children's Center and she has excelled in all areas of academic and social learning. The staff are exceptionally qualified and the environment clean and child-friendly. My husband and I are regular participants in class activities and always feel welcomed by the staff. We could not have chosen a better institution of learning than Apple Tree Children's Center.

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Apple Tree Children's Center
221 Old Padonia Road, Cockeysville, MD  21030
(410) 560-0611
Last modified Apple Tree Children's Center is a Private school that serves grades PK-K
Apple Tree Children's Center Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 9 reviews. Top