School Address1540 Old Trolley Road
Summerville, SC 29485
HoursMonday - Friday
6:30am - 6:30pm
Ages6 weeks - 12 years
Special DirectionsOld Trolley Rd. & Dorchester Pkwy.
Programs AvailableInfants, Toddlers, Early Learners, Preschool, Pre-Kindergarten, Summer Camp
Gateway Academy in Summerville, South Carolina
Welcome to Gateway Academy preschool in Summerville, SC, one of the fastest growing communities in the country!
You’re invited to our Back To School Open House! Thursday, September 8th from 5pm-7pm.
Visit our school at our Open House
- Learn about our comprehensive curriculum
- In a recent Cadence Education study, more than 70% of children tested at an advanced readiness for kindergarten.*
- Explore what a typical day looks like in your child’s classroom
- Meet and socialize with our wonderful teachers and staff
- Learn how we partner with you to enhance your child’s learning
- Experience a few of our Signature Programs such as Kindergarten Club and Kind Child that focuses on academics, grace and courtesy
About Gateway Academy in Summerville
Our Summerville preschool offers child care and early education programs for children ages six weeks through pre-kindergarten. At Gateway Academy preschool we take advantage of the wonderful South Carolina weather with lots of outdoor activities on our large playgrounds. Our amazing 10,000 square foot school features 9 custom-designed classrooms where children play and explore in unique discovery centers, each designed to ignite the curiosity in your little one allowing them to learn as they play.
- Infant Daycare (ages 6 weeks to 1 year)
- Toddler Daycare (ages 1 to 2)
- Early Childhood Learning (ages 2 to 3)
- Preschool (ages 3 to 4)
- Pre-Kindergarten (ages 4 to 5)
- After School Care (ages 5 to 12)
- Summer Camp Programs (ages 5 to 12)
Our curriculum program, Creative Kaleidoscope of Learning, features Math Their Way, Baby Signs®, Country and Culture, Spanish, and monthly themes around which we plan our Art, Science and Sensory, and Literature programming.
What Makes Us Unique
A nutritious breakfast, lunch and afternoon snack are prepared by our wonderful cook and are included in the weekly tuition fee. Our teachers are Early Childhood Education professionals who show up every day with enthusiasm for their work. Their long tenure with the school demonstrates the commitment that all staff make towards ensuring quality childhood care for all our little ones.
Additionally, we have the best After School program in Summerville, which includes homework help and free transportation from area schools for children in kindergarten through 5th grade.
More About Our School
Since 1999, we have provided quality child care and after school programs to families in the Summerville area. We pride ourselves on our excellent staff and long-term commitment to serving our community, including nearby areas of Good Creek, Ladson, and North Charleston. We also serve the nearby elementary schools of Oakbrook, Ft. Dorchester, Joseph Pye, Summerville, Spann, Flowerton, and Dr. Eugene Sires. You can find us at 1540 Old Trolley Road, at the intersection of Old Trolley Road and Dorchester Parkway.
Come By and See Us at Gateway Academy Summerville – Schedule a Visit Today.