Learning Nest 2018-02-16T20:19:31+00:00

The Learning Nest is a before and after school program that focuses on academic growth and development.

Hours: 7:00-9:00 am and 3:45-6:00 pm on school days (following the West Ada School District traditional calendar).

Maximum limit of 30 students.

Call us for more information!  Phone: (208) 629-8214

The Learning Nest tailors their academic program to each child and provides communication about each child’s progress to the parents. Also the Learning Nest has eliminated the homework hassles and headaches in our home. My son completes his assignments and can then enjoy sports and family time in the evening which is a win for everyone.

Carrie and Scott H.

Caryl has helped in so many ways such as empathizing with my son’s frustrations, strengthening his academic skills, and giving him the self-confidence to be successful in school.

Tami M.

Our Goals:

  • To provide a safe, healthy and stimulating environment for K-5th grade students.
  • To give students the educational tools and the confidence to know that they will succeed in school.
  • To provide an opportunity for students to complete homework with the help of teachers and volunteers.
  • To provide remedial and/or enrichment activities with individualized learning plans for each student.
  • One on one and small group instruction on basic math facts, problem solving techniques, sight word recognition, decoding skills, vocabulary development, reading fluency, writing, and spelling.
  • To work in conjunction with each student’s school and classroom teacher.
  • To provide beginning Spanish lessons during the morning session.


Full Time Students Part Time Students
Before and After School Care – $400/month Before and After School Care – $25.00/day
Before School Care Only – $225/month Before School Care Only – $12.50/day
After School Care Only – $300/month After School Care Only – $17.50/day
Non-Refundable Registration and Materials Fee – $75 Non-Refundable Registration and Materials Fee – $35

(Monthly tuition amount is based on 174 school days in the 2016/2017 school year times the daily charge divided by 9 months.)

Learning Nest Registration Form

Meet our team…

Caryl Humphries
Caryl HumphriesDirector
Caryl Humphries is a state certified instructor with a BA in Elementary Education, a MA in Reading Education, over 20 years of teaching experience and is a published author.
Miss Karen
Miss Karen
Born and raised in beautiful Mexico, Karen has a BA in Educational Intervention and a knack for making learning fun.
Miss Becca
Miss Becca
Becca enjoys witnessing the students grow in their understanding of the world around them and is currently completing her Master’s in Education.
Miss Alison
Miss Alison
Alison holds a B.A in History with a minor in Dance Education and is currently working on her Teaching Certification.
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