Owl - John Sweeney

Owl - John Sweeney

Opened in 2003, this school-based centre is located in the Williamsburg neighbourhood of southwest Kitchener and offers toddler, preschool, and school-age programs. Please call or email the Supervisor, Joanne Neeb, or Assistant Supervisor, Jen Schiedel, to arrange a tour of Owl - John Sweeney.

185 Activa Avenue, Kitchener, Ontario, N2E 4A1
(519) 742-6291, johnsweeney@owlchildcare.org

Hours of Operation: 6:30 am to 6:00 pm
Ages Served: 18 months to 12 years

Mandatory Online COVID-19 Screening Form:

school-age children playing under a tarp

Program Spaces Available When? Notes
Toddler P/t and F/t Sept
Preschool P/t and F/t Sept
Before School P/t and F/t Sept
After School P/t and F/t Sept

Learning Stories & Documentation

We love sharing all the learning that is taking place in our programs with Owl familes. Learning stories from each program are shared through our monthly e-news. Learning and project documentation is also on display throughout the classroom, including photos, direct quotes from the children and much more.

Two children sitting at a table playing


Welcome New Friends!
September 2020

An educator sitting at a table with a small group of children

Preschool 1

Look At Us Explore!
September 2020

A group of children going for a walk outside on the sidewalk

Preschool 2

Our Community Walk
September 2020

A group of children playing with a dollhouse

School-age 1

Here's To Another Year!
September 2020

A child getting his temperature checked in a hallway with other children around him

School-age 2

We Are Back Stronger!
September 2020

A group of boys outside playing with a ball

School-age 3

A Different Kind of Start!
September 2020

Boy sitting at table with mask on

School-age 4

Never Give Up!
September 2020

Owl - John Sweeney Projects

butterfly flying around a child

Butterfly Project

Preschool 1

boys observing a guitar

Musical Instruments Project

Preschool 1

homemade pretend IV

Hospital Project

Preschool 2

girl with handmade mouth

Little Chomper Project

Preschool 1

children in their handmade garbage truck

Garbage Trucks Project

Preschool 1

charting the weather on a window

Little Cloud Project

Preschool 1

MP visit to our classroom

Symbols of Canada Project

Preschool 2

playing on different types of objects like a drums

Drum Project

Preschool 2

Contact Us

185 Activa Avenue
Kitchener, Ontario
N2E 4A1

Hours of Operation
6:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

(519) 742-6291
Email: johnsweeney@owlchildcare.org


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Joanne Neeb, RECE 

Headshot of Michelle Hiebert

Michelle Hiebert, RECE
Assistant Supervisor