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Mapleview

Barrie, ON

National Open House – Saturday, January 19th

***Please note that the Open House at Peekaboo Mapleview had to be CANCELLED due to unforeseen circumstances. Please contact the centre to book a private tour at a later date.***

What Sets Us Apart

Our award-winning curriculum was formed through in-depth research into early childhood learning and development. A blend of play-based (Frog Street) and child-led (Emergent) curriculums, all activities are hands-on, child-guided and exceed provincial early learning frameworks.

Our dedicated and passionate early childhood educators deliver an innovative, engaging and proven curriculum that ignites a love of learning and inspires and encourages individuality in every Peekaboo child. Their nurturing and attentive approach offers each child a home-away-from-home experience.

Two-way communication is important. Monthly newsletters, curriculum nights, parent interviews, open houses and our proprietary app (BrightPath Connect™) are designed to increase the interaction between our centres and families.

Children need nutrition to grow in both mind and body. Believing that food choices throughout childhood fuel life long eating habits, our menu is crafted by a Registered Nutritionist and prepared in-house daily and reflects those beliefs.

What Sets Us Apart

  • Our award-winning curriculum was formed through in-depth research into early childhood learning and development. A blend of play-based (Frog Street) and child-led (Emergent) curriculums, all activities are hands-on, child-guided and exceed provincial early learning frameworks.

  • Our dedicated and passionate early childhood educators deliver an innovative, engaging and proven curriculum that ignites a love of learning and inspires and encourages individuality in every Peekaboo child. Their nurturing and attentive approach offers each child a home-away-from-home experience.

  • Two-way communication is important. Monthly newsletters, curriculum nights, parent interviews, open houses and our proprietary app (BrightPath Connect™) are designed to increase the interaction between our centres and families.

  • Children need nutrition to grow in both mind and body. Believing that food choices throughout childhood fuel life long eating habits, our menu is crafted by a Registered Nutritionist and prepared in-house daily and reflects those beliefs.

About The Centre

Located in the south end of Barrie, Peekaboo Mapleview is situated in a plaza near the corner of Veterans Drive and Mapleview Drive, just minutes away from Highway 400 making it highly convenient for drop off and pick up. The centre has a large parking lot with attached sidewalks and secure front door complete with key code entry and the playground has a padlock gate.

Licensed to accommodate 142 children aged 6 weeks to 6 years, this warm and inviting centre has large windows and high ceilings in each classroom making it very bright and airy. The centre also has two outdoor playgrounds, one for toddlers and one for preschoolers, each equipped with developmentally appropriate play structures, sand boxes, picnic tables and a mulch digging pit with additional shade structures to protect the children from the sun.

Peekaboo Mapleview is partnered with Supporting Relationships for Learning through Simcoe County. The staff at Peekaboo Mapleview were involved in developing a quality commitment plan and have committed to implementing specific identified initiative to build on in the classrooms.

Centre Information

Hours:

7:00am - 6:00pm

Licensed Capacity:

142

Status:

Licensed, Supporting Relationships for Learning Member

Part-Time Care Available:

Yes, limited spaces

Ages:

6 weeks to 5 years

Schools Serviced:

n/a

Meals Provided:

Yes, a hot Lunch and two Snacks daily

Supplementary Programs:

n/a
Eileen Plowman, Centre Director
Peekaboo Mapleview

Meet The Centre Director

Eileen has been working in the child care field for an amazing 38 years. She obtained her Nursey Nurse of the Education Board (NNEB) from Scotland. After she moved to Canada, she graduated with an Early Childhood Education Diploma from George Brown College. She has been part of Peekaboo Mapleview since the centre opened in 2009.

Eileen’s favourite part about being a Centre Director is building relationships with the children. She loves how that relationship extends to the families and enjoys interacting with them at drop off and pick up.

Eileen emigrated from Scotland in 1986 and started her Canadian adventure working as a nanny for an amazing family in Toronto. During that time, she met her husband and had two wonderful children who are now young adults. Eileen is an avid hockey and tennis fan. In her spare time, she enjoys reading, watching movies and spending time with her family. Eileen loves to travel and enjoys exploring new locations and countries.

To get in touch with Eileen, please call or email her at:
705.737.0010
[email protected]

Address:

133 Mapleview Dr W
Barrie, ON L4N 9H7

Phone Number:

705.737.0010

Hours:

7:00am - 6:00pm

Email Address:

[email protected]

Driving Directions:

In a plaza on the corner of Veterans Drive and Mapleview Drive

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