Dakota County Child Care Centers

Dakota 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 152 child care centers in Dakota 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 Dakota County

Amazing Beginnings Montessori & Child Care

Amazing Beginnings Montessori & Child Care

Inver Grove Heights, MN 55076 | (651) 451-4433

We appreciate the challenges you face as a working parent. We want to make Amazing Beginnings Montessori accessible, convenient and affordable. Most importantly, Amazing Beginnings child care is a home away from home where your child can learn intellectual skills, ...

Augustana Preschool

Augustana Preschool

West St Paul, MN 55118 | (651) 457-3373

Augustana Preschool provides a licensed half day Christian non-profit community preschool for children from age 3 through pre-kindergarten.

Sunrise International Montessori Learning Center and Child Care

Sunrise International Montessori Learning Center and Child Care

Burnsville, MN 55337 | (952) 890-8877

For nearly 20 years Sunrise International Montessori has been the leading provider of Montessori education in the metro area. Sunrise offers a year round toddler (16-33 months) program and a pre-school (33 months to 5 years) program that includes kindergarten readiness ...

Day By Day Child Development Center Inc

Day By Day Child Development Center Inc

Eagan, MN 55122 | (651) 405-8005

Day by Day Child Development Center has been "Building Bright Futures" since 1996.  This locally owned and family operated licensed early childhood center provides care for infants 6 weeks old up to children entering Kindergarten.  The center recently ...

Goddard School (The)

Goddard School (The)

Lakeville, MN 55044 | (952) 232-6761

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 ...

Little Beginnings Learning Center

Little Beginnings Learning Center

Hastings, MN 55033 | (651) 480-1416

We know that making child care and preschool decisions can be a very difficult and emotional process. We would LOVE to help! We pride ourselves as a child care center that strives to offer lots of love, a safe environment, and developmental appropriate experiences. ...

New Horizon Academy

New Horizon Academy

Apple Valley, MN 55124 | (952) 423-6690

New Horizon Academy, a Minnesota family-owned and operated company, has been serving young children for over 45 years. Our founder, Sue Dunkley, began her career as an elementary school teacher. Sue knew she needed to provide a nurturing place for children to go ...

New Horizon Academy

New Horizon Academy

Burnsville, MN 55337 | (952) 431-1779

New Horizon Academy, a Minnesota family-owned and operated company, has been serving young children for over 45 years. Our founder, Sue Dunkley, began her career as an elementary school teacher. Sue knew she needed to provide a nurturing place for children to go ...

New Horizon Academy

New Horizon Academy

Eagan, MN 55123 | (651) 688-6638

New Horizon Academy, a Minnesota family-owned and operated company, has been serving young children for over 45 years. Our founder, Sue Dunkley, began her career as an elementary school teacher. Sue knew she needed to provide a nurturing place for children to go ...

New Horizon Academy

New Horizon Academy

Lakeville, MN 55044 | (952) 469-6659

New Horizon Academy, a Minnesota family-owned and operated company, has been serving young children for over 45 years. Our founder, Sue Dunkley, began her career as an elementary school teacher. Sue knew she needed to provide a nurturing place for children to go ...

New Horizon Academy

New Horizon Academy

Lakeville, MN 55044 | (952) 953-0555

New Horizon Academy, a Minnesota family-owned and operated company, has been serving young children for over 45 years. Our founder, Sue Dunkley, began her career as an elementary school teacher. Sue knew she needed to provide a nurturing place for children to go ...

Robin's Nest-Daycare

Robin's Nest-Daycare

Hastings, MN 55033 | (651) 480-1181

We serve day care needs for infants to school age children. We are a licensed capacity of 69 children each day.   We are an accreditated center by NAEYC

Small World Learning Center

Small World Learning Center

Eagan, MN 55122 | (651) 405-0004

At Small World our goal is to produce happy, intelligent, and well-adjusted children. Here you will find a nurturing and educational environment for children 6 weeks to 12 years of age. Small World has great educational and child care programs for Infants, Toddlers, ...

Tiny Tots & Little Tykes

Tiny Tots & Little Tykes

West St Paul, MN 55118 | (651) 457-0042

We are an accredited program and have a 4 Star Parent Aware rating ensuring the highest quality early childhood program! We've been serving families since 1973. What makes us unique is our flexible schedules, enrichment programs, & longevity of staff.

Un Mundo Nuevo Spanish Immersion Childrens Academy LLC

Un Mundo Nuevo Spanish Immersion Childrens Academy LLC

Rosemount, MN 55124 | (507) 369-4699

We are a Spanish Immersion Academy where children can CREATE and DISCOVER in a loving, caring and safe atmosphere. UMN MISSION...Is to help children develop their ability to expand their minds by emerging them in the Spanish language.

Dakota County Childcare Referral Agencies:

Think Small

10 Yorkton Ct.
Saint Paul MN 55117

Call (651) 641-0305 or Toll Free (888) 291-9811
Email: info@thinksmall.org
For more information, visit https://www.thinksmall.org/

Minnesota Child Care Licensing Agency

Minnesota Department of Human Services
Division of Licensing
P.O. Box 64242
St. Paul, MN 55164-0242
Phone: 651-296-3971
Web Site: http://www.dhs.state.mn.us/Licensing