North Dakota Child Care Centers

With 515 preschools and child development centers operating in the state of North Dakota, the right daycare option is waiting for you. Whether you prefer a larger preschool with an innovative early childhood curriculum or the cozy personalization of smaller daycare centers, there are North Dakota childcare centers to fit every preference and budget. Check out the Quick Search box on the right hand side of the page in order to search for childcare providers by zip code or city/state. You can also click on your county and follow the links. You will be able to access information about scores of different childcare providers in your area, complete with reviews, business hours, a street view map, the age ranges the childcare providers service, the size of the service, and where the provider is located.

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The Goddard School

The Goddard School

Fargo, ND 58104 | (701) 492-2959

The Goddard School uses the most current, academically endorsed methods to ensure that children have fun while learning the skills they need for long-term success in school and in life. Our talented teachers also collaborate with parents to nurture children into respectful, confident and joyful learners.



Wahpeton, ND 58075 | (701) 642-1650

Our contracted hours are from 7:00am - 5:30pm any hours extended beyond this are considered drop-in and will be charged by the hour. These extended hours need to be reserved. A reservation for Saturday drop-in care is a MUST. 

Montessori of Minot Preschool

Montessori of Minot Preschool

Minot, ND 58701 | (701) 509-6557

Acorn Hollow is a branch of Montessori of Minot, serving children ages 4 months through 12 years of age. Our school opened in 2016. We follow a nature focused curriculum. We employ a self-directed curriculum, meaning that children are free to choose between various math, science, dramatic play, art, language arts, and sensory activities each day and to work on these activities for as long as they desire. We do this by using an emergent curriculum planning process. We are a state-licensed Center. All classes meet or exceed the North Dakota Early Learning Guidelines (Birth-3, and 3-5), preschool classes also meet or exceed the North Dakota PRE-K standards.

The Learning Circle

The Learning Circle

Jamestown, ND 58401 | (701) 952-2227

Welcome to The Learning Circle! Our mission is to make learning fun and enjoyable to enrich our community with bright minds! We are not a licensed preschool, but follow a preschool curriculum for all children ages 3-5, which is included in our rate. Marissa Gahner is our Center Director. Contact us today at 701-952-2227 or by email at Follow us on Facebook: The Learning Circle – Jamestown

Learn 'n Move

Learn 'n Move

Fargo, ND 58103 | (701) 551-5051

Learn 'n Move Childcare Center is a new and innovative non-profit organization. Its roots are deeply established through the collaboration between the Anne Carlsen Center and TNT Kid's Fitness. Both organizations have a rich history of knowledge and experience working in child development, while focusing on the importance of physical activity and movement. This unique partnership allows us to serve children and commit to respectful and collaborative relationships with families.

North Dakota Child Care Licensing Agency

North Dakota Department of Human Services
Division of Children and Family Services
600 East Boulevard Ave., Dept. 325
State Capitol Building
Bismarck, ND 58505-0250
Phone: 701-328-3541
Toll Free: 800-472-2622
Web Site:
Note: Will refer to County licensing office

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