Carteret County Child Care Centers

Carteret County childcare centers come in sizes, costs, and programs to fit all budgets and preferences. We know that parents are busy but that selecting the right daycare center or preschool is crucial. So we’ve gathered basic information for 25 child care centers in Carteret County into a single location so that you are only a click away from basic information such as address, size, and licensing information that can help you refine your search. You can narrow down your search even further by selecting a zip code or a city from the list below. Need more assistance? Simply contact the child care referral agency or the licensing agency listed on the right!

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Top Childcare Centers in Carteret County

CHILDCARE NETWORK #73(A)

CHILDCARE NETWORK #73(A)

Morehead City, NC 28557 | (252) 247-2006

Our mission at Childcare Network is to provide children with the highest quality early care and education, to serve as a supportive network and resource for families, strengthening the communities that we serve, and to work interactively with other r ...

LAND OF LITTLE PEOPLE PRESCHOOL

LAND OF LITTLE PEOPLE PRESCHOOL

Newport, NC 28570 | (252) 223-0099

New Childcare Center. Land of little people. My name is Christy Edwards I had a home family childcare. I decided to expand. We have a few openings available. Give us a call (252) 223-0099

After the Bell Newport

After the Bell Newport

Newport, NC 28570 | (252) 223-4328

After the Bell is a child care facility designed specifically for school age children. Conveniently located directly across the street from Newport Elementary School.

EXCEL III

EXCEL III

Morehead City, NC 28557 | (252) 247-4831

The purpose of Excel Learning Center is to provide excellence in children's early learning. We strive to give children the background and formative experiences that enable them to become confident, strong, social and independent young adults. Their e ...

EXCEL IV

EXCEL IV

Morehead City, NC 28557 | (252) 247-1866

The purpose of Excel Learning Center is to provide excellence in children's early learning. We strive to give children the background and formative experiences that enable them to become confident, strong, social and independent young adults. Their e ...

THE EARLY LEARNING CENTER

THE EARLY LEARNING CENTER

Morehead City, NC 28557 | (252) 726-0651

The Early Learning Center is a loving, caring Christian day care center. It is non-profit. Chapel is held every Wednesday with the minister. There are low child/staff ratios. Creative Curriculum is used by the state-credentialed teachers. The classro ...

ANN STREET UNITED METH. CHURCH DAY SCHOOL

ANN STREET UNITED METH. CHURCH DAY SCHOOL

Beaufort, NC 28516 | (252) 728-5411

Ann Street’s Preschool operates from 7:00 am to 5:30 pm, Monday through Friday in the Eure Building at 500 Ann Street. This program offers quality child care for members of the church and community. The Preschool’s mission is to foster a child’ ...

ATLANTIC ELEMENTARY SCHOOL PRE-K

ATLANTIC ELEMENTARY SCHOOL PRE-K

Atlantic, NC 28511 | (252) 225-3961

Atlantic Elementary School Mission Statement: The mission of Atlantic School is to ensure that all students obtain the knowledge, skills and attitudes necessary to reach their potential and become responsible citizens.

BEAUFORT CHILD DEVELOPMENT CENTER

BEAUFORT CHILD DEVELOPMENT CENTER

Beaufort, NC 28516 | (252) 728-2786

CCA Head Start and Early Head Start provide a high-quality, developmentally-appropriate educational program to children and their families. In addition, the program(s) ensure that children receive needed medical services, including age-appropriate sc ...

BEAUFORT ELEMENTARY PRESCHOOL

BEAUFORT ELEMENTARY PRESCHOOL

Beaufort, NC 28516 | (252) 728-3316

Seeking Excellence And Developing Our Greatness Our vision is to be a community of learners empowered to achieve goals and become leaders in a safe and positive environment.

CARTERET PRESCHOOL CENTER

CARTERET PRESCHOOL CENTER

Newport, NC 28570 | (252) 223-4574

NC Licensed five star inclusive developmental day preschool center. NC licensed preschool teachers. CPC is Carteret County Schools first (and currently only) completely preschool center. We offer care for both exceptional needs and typical developi ...

LITTLE GEMS DAYCARE CENTER

LITTLE GEMS DAYCARE CENTER

Newport, NC 28570 | (252) 622-6779

We are a non-profit organization that provides a safe, loving, and an educational environment for the children of teachers. We take care of THEIR children so they can continue to take care of YOUR children in the classroom.

MOREHEAD PRIMARY PRESCHOOL

MOREHEAD PRIMARY PRESCHOOL

Morehead City, NC 28557 | (252) 247-2446

MOREHEAD PRIMARY PRESCHOOL is a Four Star Center License in MOREHEAD CITY NC.

NEWPORT ELEMENTARY PRESCHOOL

NEWPORT ELEMENTARY PRESCHOOL

Newport, NC 28570 | (252) 223-4201

NEWPORT ELEMENTARY PRESCHOOL is a Five Star Center License in NEWPORT NC.

SMYRNA ELEMENTARY PRESCHOOL

SMYRNA ELEMENTARY PRESCHOOL

Smyrna, NC 28579 | (252) 729-2301

SMYRNA ELEMENTARY PRESCHOOL is a Four Star Center License in SMYRNA NC.

Carteret County Childcare Referral Agencies:

Carteret County Partnership for Children

3328-A Bridges Street
Morehead City NC 28557

Call (252) 727-0440
Email: cjackson@carteretkids.org
For more information, visit https://www.carteretkids.org/

North Carolina Child Care Licensing Agency

North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services
Division of Child Development and Early Education
2201 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699-2201
Phone: 919-527-6335
Toll Free: 800-859-0829 (In-State only)
Web Site: North Carolina DHHS
Note: Physical Address: 820 S Boylan Avenue, Raleigh, NC 27603