LEO’s children, families and early childhood educators deserve a building where their learning, creativity and sense of belonging can soar. The layout of the new building amplifies the effectiveness and immediacy of LEO services.
A welcoming, new lobby addition, with secure and direct access from the parking lot, will feature a public elevator to transport mobility-challenged children, teachers and visitors throughout the three-story building.
Indoor shared Movement & Activity Room, for gross motor development and play during inclement weather
Two designed and landscaped playgrounds and outdoor classrooms for gross-motor and STEAM-related activities
Commercial Kitchen & Nutrition Center to provide home-prepared meals and snacks for LEO children (and other local preschool providers), and nutrition classes and food service training for parents
Educating 232 children
Educating 270 children
LEO will complete 100% construction plans, release an RFP, and hire a general contractor by Q1 2023.
We anticipate starting construction by Q2 2023.
Construction and renovation is expected to take 15-18 months.
LEO expects to have classrooms licensed and fully occupy the building in September 2024.