At Friends School of Louisville, we believe the best education is one that engages the whole child. Our unique learning environment is designed to foster the intellectual, social and emotional development of each child in a welcoming and nurturing student-centered setting. Our innovative and challenging academic programs encourage independence and creative thinking, and equip students with the resources and ethical foundation that lead to productive and rewarding lives.
The core of a Friends School education is a progressive hands-on curriculum that incorporates valuable STEAM lessons with arts and service learning. We encourage thoughtful and nonviolent resolution of conflict, and respect and responsibility for the wellbeing of others.
Path Forward of Kentucky Inc. was founded in January 2009 as a result of a growing need for vocational services in Louisville and the surrounding area. We are a vendor through Office of Vocational Rehabilitation, Medicaid Waiver provider of SCL, MP, and ABI, and an Employment Network through the Ticket to Work Program. Our mission is to provide customized services, support and encouragement needed by individuals with disabilities to build and increase their independence.
Rockin’ Rhythms music curriculum allows you to nurture your child’s musical potential in a playful and fun way. Children and their loved ones vocalize, move, listen, and play percussion instruments as a part of every class. Use our complete lessons, or pick and choose your favorites. Our activities help you and your child to develop rhythm, confidence, and an early love for singing and playing instruments. Content includes classical music, world music, nursery rhymes, and lots of children’s songs original to Rockin’ Rhythms Music. And due to COVID-19, we are giving our music curriculum away for FREE through July 2021.
Etiquette classes for elementary, middle school, high school and adults. We instruct on kindness, table manners, social behaviors, cell phone etiquette, and the importance of the handwritten note.
Summit Academy will be the quality choice in education. A place where collaboration, uniqueness, and diversity are celebrated. Students are given the opportunity to enhance their growth through utilizing individual learning styles. Staff members are nurturing facilitators, empowered with the knowledge and resources which promote quality growth. We strive to foster respect, personal responsibility,
and confidence. Authentic experiences will allow each child to succeed.
The Frazier is a history museum located in the West Main District of downtown Louisville. An affiliate of the Smithsonian Institution, the Frazier documents and reinterprets stories from history using artifacts, exhibitions, and live interpretations written and performed daily by a talented staff of teaching artists. With the opening of the Kentucky Bourbon Trail® Welcome Center and the Spirit of Kentucky® exhibit in 2018, the Frazier became the official starting point of the Kentucky Bourbon Trail®.
The Kentucky Derby Museum is one of the premiere attractions in the Louisville region, celebrating the tradition, history, hospitality and pride of the world-renowned event that is the Kentucky Derby. Each year, the Museum welcomes over 230,000 visitors.
With a general admission ticket, visitors can enjoy two floors of family-friendly interactive exhibits, a 30-minute guided historic walking tour at Churchill Downs Racetrack, and get their heart racing and emotions soaring watching the Museum’s signature 18-minute movie, “The Greatest Race” on a 360°, 4K high resolution screen.
Guests can grab breakfast and lunch at Derby Cafe Express and enjoy a mint julep or cocktail at the full bar. Another highlight is seeing the Museum’s Resident Thoroughbred and Pony in a new stable area. Upgraded tour options take visitors to some of the most exclusive spots inside Churchill Downs and to the sights and sounds of the backside.
In October 2018, the Kentucky Derby Museum completed a $6.5 million renovation and expansion project, adding and renovating 16,000 square feet. It is the largest expansion of the Museum’s footprint since the building was constructed in 1985.
The new second floor exhibit space houses two new impressive exhibits featuring the legacy, possessions, trophies, and history of two Hall of Famers: legendary trainer D. Wayne Lukas and jockey Bill Shoemaker.
With the new renovation, the Kentucky Derby Museum can accommodate group and corporate events of over 2,000 people. From a casual business meeting to a glamorous wedding reception, the Kentucky Derby Museum offers guests three new unique spaces that bring the thrill of horseracing to any occasion.
Every kid deserves a chance to be a kid.
Everything we do at the Little Light House is designed to help children and families overcome limitations and grow in confidence.
Since 1972, we’ve helped thousands of kids improve their speech, physical, perceptual, and sensory integration skills while providing education and support to the parents.
Everything we do at the Little Light House is designed to help children and families overcome limitations and grow in confidence. Since 1972, we’ve helped thousands of kids improve their speech, physical, perceptual, and sensory integration skills while providing education and support to the parents.
The Muhammad Ali Center is a multicultural center with an award-winning museum dedicated to the life and legacy of Muhammad Ali. The Center museum captures the inspiration derived from the story of Muhammad Ali’s incredible life and the Six Core Principles that fueled his journey.
The Phoenix School of Discovery was originally established under the federal guidelines of the No Child Left Behind (NCLB) Act of 2001. At the time, based on the guidelines, JCPS had limited placement options for middle and high school student transfers.
Yew Dell is an internationally-recognized center of gardening, plants and education, all offered in a stunning site of significant historical importance. Originally the home, gardens and commercial nursery of the late Theodore Klein and his family, Yew Dell now offers the public exceptional display gardens, an ambitious slate of education programs and community events, ongoing garden plant research, hiking trails and event rental opportunities.
Where Curiosity, Technology, Exploration and Fun Meet!
Zaniac offers year-round Science, Technology, Engineering, Art & Math (STEAM) Programs and Camps for K-8th grade kids. Discover learning that feels like play! Join us for a class after-school or Saturdays, a camp during a school break, a party on your child’s birthday, or a Parents’ Night Out event! Give your child 21st century skills and boost confidence to succeed in school.