Shining Star Child Development Center - South Portland ME Child Care Facility

60 Darling Avenue, South Portland ME 04106
(207) 772-7111

About the Provider

Description: Shining Star CDC is a quality Child Development Center that has created a place where children can begin to develop the qualities that will allow them to have the self confidence and desire to participate in a program that promotes a love of learning. Our individualized age appropriate curriculum consists of themed based activities that are stimulating and educational.
We offer free classes in Sign Language, Spanish, Fitness and Nutrition. Our Pre-Kindergarten classes are geared towards the specific goals that Kindergarten teachers feel are important for a successful transition into Elementary School.
Our staff are all state certified and train continually through the Maine Roads to Quality program. They all share a love for children and know the value of the job they have chosen do. Together they bring a medley of experiences and talents to our school that lend to our goals as well as the goals each parent has for their child.
We appreciate the role we play in each child's life as well as the trust each parent gives a child's caregiver. It is an honor to contribute to the strong foundation that parents set for their children and a role we value each and every day.

Additional Information: Quality Rating - Step 1;

Program and Licensing Details

  • Capacity: 115
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: No
  • District Office: Maine Dept of Health and Human Services - Child Care Licensing
  • District Office Phone: 1-207-287-9300 (Note: This is not the facility phone number.)
  • Licensor: Catherine Paglio (

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