Discovery Zone Child Development - Hot Springs SD Child Care Center (capacity 21 or More)

(605) 745-9663

About the Provider

Description: The Discovery Zone Child Development Center, LLC is a South Dakota State licensed child care facility. Our mission is to provide and promote excellence in early childhood education for Hot Springs South Dakota. Eric and Miranda Nelson, owners, have lived in Hot Springs with their three children for four years. They have enjoyed being foster parents for 10 years and counting! Miranda is The Discovery Zone Child Development Center, LLC program director. She began her journey into early childhood education at The Ohio State University in the fall of 1999.

Miranda received her Associate of Arts in Early Childhood Education from Western Nebraska Community College after relocating in Scottsbluff Nebraska with her husband. Miranda enjoys continuing her education through South Dakota State and online courses. She has worked in both public and private childcare and preschool settings as well as owning her own home daycare in Rapid City, SD for 6 years.

We believe that our children are the future of our community, state and country. We are here to provide the best nurturing, stimulating and educational foundation possible for their growth and development.

Program and Licensing Details

  • Capacity: 59
  • License Number: 16598100
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: No
  • District Office: Child Care Licensing District #1
  • District Office Phone: 1-800-644-2914 (Note: This is not the facility phone number.)

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