Urban Sprouts Breaks Ground

Ellicia Qualls, Founder of Urban Sprouts (middle) breaks ground with her colleagues.

JEMA celebrated with Urban Sprouts and hundreds of excited staff, parents, students and volunteers for their groundbreaking. The new 10,000 square foot facility will be a complete renovation of an existing building located on Olive Boulevard in University City, MO.

Young students taking in the celebration.

The new Child Development Center focuses on infants, toddlers and pre-K children and employs the Reggio-Emilia pedagogical model. The new center will feature an internal Main Street, a Piazza, 2 Atelier Studios and a natural outdoor playground.

Urban Sprouts fans!