WHAT MAKES US UNIQUE!
First and foremost, we are a ministry of Crossroads Community Church and adhere to their mission to:
We encourage our children, and our staff to follow this philosophy in and out of the classroom.
Because of this, the needs of the families who attend our center are important to us, and we strive to meet those needs any way we can. One way we do this is by offering flexible scheduling to minister to those families that do not have traditional weekly work schedules.
Crossroads Kids Connection was formed as a ministry of the Crossroads Community Church in 2007. After doing a local survey of the community needs, the church's founding pastors, Jim and Aileen Playter, sought to provide childcare for the families of Johnson Creek and the surrounding areas in a severely underserved market.
Since then, we have been privileged to serve more than 100 families from Jefferson, Dodge, Dane, and Waukesha counties. We started out as a class of 5 children at our first campus on River Dr. and have since grown to 5 classrooms at our new facility in the old high school.
During the last 11 years, we have provided all of our children with opportunities for learning, growth, and love. We have worked in conjunction with the local school district to prepare our preschoolers for 4K and Kindergarten. We have also provided 4K classroom space for the school district. We've been involved in community activities such as the community Christmas tree lighting and face painting at the summer festivals. Our staff and children enjoy being highly involved in the community.
As we look towards the future, we are excited to continue our partnership with our community and the school district to provide quality care for the children in our community and surrounding areas for years to come.
The safety of the children is our top priority. We take every precaution to ensure the daily safety of every child. Every adult working with our children is given a careful background check and thorough training. All of our teachers complete regular training for:
The on-site play area is a fenced-in and safe area for all ages.
Our staff members are handpicked by our administrative team and have undergone a careful background check, taken multiple certified training courses and have an early childhood education certificate. Each lead teacher provides lesson plans that include all areas of our learning program, encourage loving and accepting peer relationships among the children, and enhance their learning in a motivating and enriching environment.
Our purpose is to provide a safe, clean and healthy environment to all children ranging in ages from six to twelve years. We strive to meet their social, emotional, physical, and spiritual needs while the children are in our care. We believe that children should begin their relationship with God from the beginning. Evangelical Christian teaching will be part of the children's daily curriculum. We will accomplish all this through a well-educated and certified staff, carefully developed comprehensive programming, and above all, through love and acceptance.
Days & Hours of Operation:
Monday - Friday
6 am - 6 pm
Closed for the Following Legal Holidays:
New Year’s Eve Day - December 31st
New Year’s Day - January 1st
Good Friday - Closing at 12 pm
Memorial Day - Last Monday of May
Independence Day – July 4th
Labor Day - 1st Monday of September
Thanksgiving Day - 4th Thursday of November
Day after Thanksgiving - 4th Friday of November
Christmas Eve Day - December 24th
Christmas Day - December 25th