Welcome to Kids Country by BrightPath Fairlawn, situated in the welcoming community of Fairlawn, Ohio, just across from the Summit Mall. Our center is more than a facility for daycare, preschool, and pre-k; it's a home away from home where every child is cherished, and their innate curiosity is nurtured.

A World Crafted for Every Child

In our Fairlawn location, the environment is thoughtfully designed with the needs of infants, toddlers, preschoolers, and school-age children in mind. Our rooms, flooded with natural light and vibrant colors, offer a stimulating and safe space for learning and play. We maintain small group sizes with ratios of 1:5 for infants, 1:7 for toddlers, and 1:12 for preschoolers, ensuring focused, individual care for each child.

Nurturing Individual Paths

We believe in the power of recognizing and fostering each child’s unique potential. Our philosophy is centered around viewing every child as a capable and curious learner, deserving of an educational experience that is as unique as they are. Our teachers are collaborators in your child’s growth, facilitating a learning journey that is both joyful and enriching.

The BeeCurious Curriculum: Sparking Joyful Learning

At Kids Country by BrightPath Fairlawn, our BeeCurious Curriculum is crafted to inspire a lifelong love of learning across all age groups. We seamlessly integrate essential educational elements with playful activities, nurturing intellectual, emotional, and social development in an engaging and supportive setting.

Encouraging Active Bodies and Minds

Understanding the critical role of physical activity and nutrition in child development, our programs emphasize active learning and balanced diets. Our dedicated spaces and activities promote physical literacy, while our healthy meals support overall growth and well-being.

Your Trusted Early Childhood Education Partner

Kids Country by BrightPath Fairlawn is more than just a daycare; we are a center committed to the comprehensive well-being of your child. Our carefully designed spaces encourage developmentally appropriate learning and interaction. Join us in Fairlawn, Ohio, for a child care experience that combines education, health, and a nurturing environment, all in a convenient location.

Center Information

  • Address: 2955 Smith Rd, Akron, OH 44333
  • Hours: 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • Phone Number: 330.800.2488
  • Email: fairlawnoh@kidscountry.com
  • Status: Licensed & Accredited
  • Licensed Capacity: 189
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Center Programs



Our program nurtures recognition of familiar figures, motor skill development, and sensory exploration, among other enriching experiences.



Our program encourages exploration, physical development, and communication to foster independence and emotional growth.



We nurture preschoolers with theme-based, interactive learning and cultivate creativity, problem-solving, and independence through hands-on experiences.

Before & After
School Care

Before & After
School Care

Our before & after-school program blends guided activities with self-play, fostering fun, learning, and growth with supportive staff and dedicated spaces.

Center Director

Laura Ann Ferguson, with over 30 years in child care, is an integral part of Kids Country, where she's served devotedly for nearly 25 years. Currently enriching lives at Kids Country Fairlawn for 18 years, she previously contributed her skills at Kids Country Medina for 7 years.

Portrait of the Kids Country Director

Center Offerings

Healthy Meals & Snacks
Qualified Educators
Dance & Movement
Natural Playground

We’d love for you to join our family at Kids Country

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