Why Choose AppleTree & Gilden Woods?

Safety & Environment

We are always fully dedicated to the safety and health of the children we care for. Our environments are intentionally designed to provide an optimal early childhood experience. Learn More


For the best early childhood education, our program provides learning objectives that are enhanced by our quality curriculum and assessment strategies to ensure a well-rounded learning experience. Learn More

Parent Involvement

AppleTree and Gilden Woods encourages the involvement of parents throughout the entire early childhood journey. Learn More

AppleTree & Gilden Woods Programming & Curriculum

AppleTree and Gilden Woods provides care and education for children ages 6 weeks to 12 years. For the best experience for your child, we offer developmentally-appropriate programs and curriculum.

What's New?

Its Official! Our Newest…

Our Newest Gilden Woods School is Opening in Commerce Twp on December… Learn More

Gilden Woods Early Care and…

Gilden Woods Early Care and Preschool of Commerce Twp Grand Opening… Learn More

20 Ways to Give Thanks

Spreading joy and doing something nice for others is fulfilling and… Learn More

Manners Matter

Manners are the cornerstone of many positive character traits.… Learn More

May I Have a Cookie?

Alfie loves his mommy's cookies, and he wants one more than anything!… Learn More

The Littlest Pilgrim

A Thanksgiving story celebrating the gift of friendship! … Learn More

Find a School Near You

Our newest state-of-the-art school will be opening on December 17th in Commerce Twp! 

Join us on December 13th from 5pm to 7pm for our Grand Opening Open House! Come tour our newest school, meet our Program Director and teachers. There will also be local kid friendly vendors, giveaways and refreshments. A free family fun event! We can't wait to join the Commerce Twp community!