Mission: Our Mission ... to build a stronger community through the children of the future, making a high quality early childhood program accessible to all children, the basis for their success later in life.
Target demographics: Children age 6 weeks to 17 years old, whose family may require care during non-traditional hours, at-risk children and children of families requiring financial assistance, children recieving state assistance for child care not offerred at other programs.
Direct beneficiaries per year: To date, this year … Noah's Ark Academy has served
181 children; with,
34 children receiving income based tuition totaling $24,076; and,
21 foster children attended, totaling $26,736; and,
9 teen parents with a total of 11 children attended, totalling $27,534.
Geographic areas served: Wentzville, Warrenton, Troy, Wright City, Foristell, O'Fallon, Lake Saint Louis, among other cities in the St. Charles County, Warren County and Lincoln County areas.
Programs: Noah's Ark Academy has many programs to support families and their varying needs throughout the community:
1) Full Time and Part Time programs
2) 24 hour care, overnight & weekend care
3) Rotating schedules
4) Income based tuition program
5) Teen parents
6) Parent education
7) Back to work programs through MERS Goodwill and Vocational Rehabilitation
Noah's Ark is a great addition to the Wentzville community and provides a service that far exceeds the other child care facilities in the area. I would greatly recommend and endorse this location as well as the people that run it. The Staff there has always been friendly and willing to to help, plus all the amenities they offer the the Children are by far the best.
Noah's Ark Academy is a great asset to the community. Noah's Ark is not only there to help our children to succed, but to help each person in our family succed to their highest ability. They are very helpful in the resources they provide to the community and not only to the children they service, but to anyone who needs it. The staff at Noah's Ark is friendly and pleasant. They are always there to greet you and to make you feel secure when you must leave your child in the care of others.