Educare Central Maine

Educare Central Maine is the only rural Educare school and serves young children and their families from the Waterville community. The school is connected to George J. Mitchell Elementary School, offering families a link to quality early education from birth through 3rd grade. Educare Central Maine is a LEED certified building designed to enhance the learning of each child. The school also serves as a high-quality early care and education demonstration site for the state of Maine.


Educare staff featured in new education policy book

March 16, 2016

Three Educare school staff members are featured in a new book about education policies that benefit low-income children. The book, Education for Upward Mobility, was edited by Michael J. Petrilli. One chapter, written by Educare partners at the Ounce of… Read More




Educare Central Maine
56 Drummond Avenue
Waterville, ME 04901

Quick Facts:

  • Serves 116 children birth to age five and their families
  • Opened in August 2010
  • Partners: Kennebec Valley Community Action Program (KVCAP), Doris Buffett, Sunshine Lady Foundation, William and Joan Alfond Foundation, Waterville Public Schools, State of Maine