Welcome to The Lewis Chatman Academy

Please note: Upon entering our facilities your temperature will be taken for both parents and child. All masks must be worn while inside. The Lewis Chatman Academy is a new age nonprofit Child Care Center in Paterson, NJ. We are committed to the entire family. Our goal is to educate the family as well as the children through various programs and adult classes.The Lewis Chatman Academy uses creative curriculum along with TLCA specialized curriculum for our Infants, Toddlers, Preschool, Pre K, and kindergarten. These curriculum’s align favorably with the state of New Jersey’s education standards for young children.

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Children’s Programs


Before/After School



Adult Programs

CPR/First Aid

Child Development Associate Class

Professional Development

Classroom Management

Many Thanks to our Sponsors

Bethel A.M.E.Church, Paterson N.J.
Home Depot Paterson/Lodi N.J.
Sunny Side Terrace, Paterson N.J.
The Turrell Fund, Montclair N.J.
Toys for Tots