Child Care

P.R.Y.D.E Learning Centre  is a child care centre located at St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Elementary School.  P.R.Y.D.E. offers programs for preschool to school-aged children ( 2 ½ to 12 years of age). Programs are designed to meet the social, emotional, developmental and intellectual needs of each child in a stimulating and nurturing environment. Each child's uniqueness is recognized and the centre strives to meet his/her developmental needs. P.R.Y.D.E. emphasizes the fostering of children's self-esteem, confidence, independence and social skills.

Children have the opportunity to be involved in art, music, circle, creative, science, outdoor and self-directed play. They go on field trips and have visits from community agencies.

Hours of Operation

Preschool, Junior Kindergarten/Senior Kindergarten, Before and After Programs

Monday to Friday



Ms. Jodi MacLean

P.R.Y.D.E. Learning Centre

1774 Rudell Road
Newcastle, ON
Canada, L1B 1E2

Phone: (905)-987-5727
Fax: (905)-430-2780