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Getting Started                                                       

Starting her career in the banking industry, Nazli Khan quickly found a need for a quality childcare provider in the Indianapolis area when she had her first child. The lack of safety precautions, education, and health consciousness that she found in other childcare providers in the area lead to the start of her own at home child care service in 1986.



Three years later, in 1989, a building was leased to elevate her business from a home daycare to a licensed childcare company. The ABC’s and 123’s Learning Center was now on its way to becoming one of the best childcare facilities in Indiana! Keeping its values intact and continuing to nurture and educate children, the demand for a quality experience grew. In response, another location was opened in Avon, Indiana to serve more families in 1996. As the communities grew in both Indianapolis and Avon, a new location was opened in 1999 on the North West side of Indianapolis and the Avon location added an additional building to their facility in 2006.

In 2013 Nazli’s son Omar Khan joined the company.  Omar has an extensive business background in turn around management as a human resource professional working for top fortune 500 companies.  He holds a PHR certification in human resources, a six sigma green belt in operations and an MBA from the Kelley School of Business.

This mother / son team has worked hard to bring on the brightest and most innovative their markets to relaunch the company as a premier preschool and childcare organization.

After re-branding and remodeling our Avon and Indianapolis locations we opened our new Noblesville location at the beginning of 2017.  In 2018 we plan to continue our remodel of our Indianapolis facility and expand our Noblesville school after which we will set our sites on a fourth location!  Our tremendous growth has been due to Nazli’s expert operations management combined with Omar’s innovation and an amazing management team and staff who work hard everyday to improve the company as a whole.


Continued Development

Now with over 28 years of childcare experience, we are continuing to develop new ways to provide the nurturing, educational, and safe atmosphere that is the base of our success and growth. Through excellent curriculum, safety technology, and highly trained staff members, we set the bar high for preschool and childcare providers state-wide.