Water lily learning center

Learn. Educate. Grow.

Planting Seeds and Inspiring Brilliance

















Our Mission & Vision

Our mission is to inspire and positively influence young minds one milestone at a time We provide an educational foundation of high standards designed to meet the intellectual, social, emotional, and physical needs of our students by engaging them in activities that promote confidence, independence, and brilliance while providing them with an inspiring atmosphere for learning,

Our Programs

Eastgate Infant Program

Our infant room is set up to be a warm, nurturing environment.  Individualized Lesson plans focus on every aspect of development including, cognitive, language, physical (fine and gross), as well as social/emotional. 

We are committed to partnering with our parents from the first time their little one enters our classroom. we have designed a nurturing, creative world for infants to explore their surroundings and help their minds and bodies develop in addition to the exceptional care your baby will receive, we will also begin to incorporate our individualized curriculum to make sure your baby stays on task and meets their milestones at the appropriate stage for them. 

Eastgate Toddler Program

We provide nurture and guidance with age appropriate activities to improve coordination, increase verbal skills, and problem solve. In addition, our classroom introduces children to dramatic play, creative arts, language development, and sensory exploration. We also focus on the development of self-confidence, self-esteem, and a love of learning. We give our children plenty of opportunity to explore and play in a safe, secure, yet stimulating environment.

We feel that the program we have created is an ideal toddler program and we are confident you will find the same.

Eastgate Preschool Program

Our preschool program is specifically designed for kindergarten readiness.

Our instruction will include individualized, small group and large group interactions enabling children to develop confidence, creativity, and lifelong critical thinking skills. In addition, Our play-based learning environment is supported by the most current child development research will engages young minds by sparking their creativity, curiosity, and imagination.

Pendelton Early Headstart Program

Water Lily Learning Center is a proven quality Early Childhood Education program. We partner with the Community Action Agency that is federally funded by Head Start to provide quality care and developmentally appropriate activities and environments that will prepare infants and toddlers for preschool. In our program, we serve families with children 6 weeks to 3 years old.

 We provide full-time care in our program from 6:00 am -6:00 pm. We provide diapers, wipes, and formula.

For parents, we have a family service partner to help with family issues such as utilities, rent, job placement, GED, etc. in addition, we have fun events for the whole family.

Pendelton Preschool Program

• Focuses on learning, creativity, and cooperation with others
• Emphasis on development of self-confidence, curiosity, and self-discipline
• “Creative Curriculum” includes music, language, physical, social, academic skills, and creative expression
• Learn to respect others
• Develop a positive attitude toward school and learning
• Small group activities planned for every child, throughout every day
• Literacy and writing activities are age appropriate and provided daily
• Activities and music to balance learning and fun
• Emotional and social development with peers and teachers
• Planned outdoor activities for physical fitness and development
• Daily enrichment activities to encourage imaginative and creative play
• Decision-making skills to support growing mind

Pendelton School Age Program

We provide a fun, engaging and summer camp like atmosphere for our school age children. We provide childcare for families who need afterschool care for children Kindergarten through 6th grade.

(Only available at the Pendelton Location)

  • Homework Help

  • Hot Meals

  • Fun Daily Activities

  • Transportation Provided



1607 Mansfield Street Cincinnati, Ohio 45202


651 Cincinnati-Batavia Pike  Cincinnati, Ohio 45245

School Hours

M-F: 6am – 6pm
Weekends: Closed

Phone Fax & Email

p: 513-808-9696

F: 513-322-4756


Our Founder and CEO

At Water Lily Learning Center the focus is on Structure, Teamwork and Trust, Respect and Responsibility,Optimism, Nurturing, and Gratitude #WaterLilySTRONG

Garri Davis

Founder and CEO

Our School. Our Family. Our Community.

Water Lily Learning Center is a proven quality Early Childhood Education program. We partner with the Community Action Agency that is federally funded by Head Start to provide quality care and developmentally appropriate activities and environments that will prepare infants and toddlers  for preschool. In our program we serve families with children 6 weeks to 3 years old.



What Parents are Saying

I couldn’t ask for a better place to send my daughter, kind caring loving teachers, always putting those kids first.

-Tiffany Simpson

This school makes my heart smile. Thank you Water Lily Learning Center for being a

Cincinnati Preschool Promise partner.
-Chara Fisher Jackson

The whole Water Lily staff have been so welcoming to our girl! The Director is knowledgeable and accessible. 

-Katie Campbell

Children Served

Happy Families

Star Rating


Get In Touch


1607 Mansfield Street Cincinnati, Ohio 45202

Telephone: 513-808-9696

Fax: 513-322-4756

Email: Mail@waterlilylearningcenter.com

School Hours: M-F: 6am - 6pm

Non-Discrimination Policy


The U.S Department of Agriculture prohibits discrimination against its customers, employees, and applicants for employment on the bases of race, color, national origin, age, disability, sex, gender identity, religion, reprisal, and where applicable, political beliefs, marital status, familial or parental status, sexual orientation, or all or part of an individual’s income is derived from any public assistance program, or protected genetic information in employment or in any program or activity conducted or funded by the Department. (Not all prohibited bases will apply to all programs and/or employment activities.) 
If you wish to file a Civil Rights program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, found online at  or at any USDA office, or call (866) 632-9992 to request the form. You may also write a letter containing all of the information requested in the form. Send your completed complaint form or letter to us by mail at U.S. Department of Agriculture, Director, Office of Adjudication, 1400 Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20250-9410, by fax (202) 690-7442 or email at program.intake@usda.gov
Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339; or (800) 845-6136 (Spanish). 
USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.