The Early Childhood Center's learning metaphor is "School as Studio," which follows a teaching method started in…More Reggio Emelia, Italy. The center uses the arts as a learning tool — whether that's through language, sculpture or dance. Instead of using classrooms, students gather in themed learning areas.
The center features two play areas: A traditional playground and an innovative children's park that includes a mini-village with paved walkways for bikes. The school also hosts an art studio, chicken coop and garden for interactive learning.
McDonald's 3635 S Big Bend Blvd, Maplewood, MO63143 McDonald's in Maplewood offers not only fast food and convenient drive-through services, but it also features a…More children's play area and free Wi-Fi. The eatery opens early and closes late. The restaurant serves classic McDonald's menu items such as burgers and fries, as well as breakfast foods, salads and, most recently, real fruit smoothies.
Starbucks Coffee 2300 S Brentwood Blvd, Brentwood, MO63144 Whether you want a specially brewed latte with soy milk or a pastry to munch on, Starbucks has you…More covered. Starbucks Coffee is conveniently located on bustling Brentwood Boulevard. The coffee specialty shop serves up convenience, with a drive-through window, early morning and late-night hours, Wi-Fi access and an outdoor patio.
Subway 7249 Manchester Rd, Maplewood, MO63143 The Maplewood Subway serves up fresh subs along the city's bustling Route 66/Manchester Road corridor. It opens early…More and offers breakfast and stays open late for those of in search of a delicious sandwich like the chicken and bacon ranch sub.