Kids Discovery #7 - Valparaiso FL Child Care Facility

74 North John Sims Parkway, Valparaiso FL 32580
(850) 678-0600
3 Reviews

About the Provider

Description: Quality child care… …a topic being discussed every day by caring and concerned parents. But where do you go to find it? At the dawn of a new century, the expectations for a child's future are as high as a flying balloon and parents have risen to the challenge by demanding the best. The best facilities, the best equipment, and the best educational programs for their children. Kids Discovery is owner operated with the owner available for support and guidance to teachers and help for parents as needed.

Additional Information: Provider First Licensed on: 1/26/11;

Program and Licensing Details

  • Capacity: 282
  • License Number: C01OK0118
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: Yes
  • Type of Care: After School;Before School;Drop In;Food Served;Full Day;Infant Care;Open Year-Round;Transportation
  • District Office: Judicial Circuit 1
    160 Governmental Center
    Pensacola, FL 32502
  • District Office Phone: (850) 483-6728 (Note: This is not the facility phone number.)
  • Licensor: Donna Woodard

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Gwentanna eady May 11, 2017
I have used this provider for less than 6 months

Do not trust this daycare with your child! I could hear my daughter screaming from the time I approached the door and I walked in to the assistant director restraining my child. When asked why was my child being restrained she stated that my daughter touched something on her desk. I have contacted dfcs in regards to the situation. My daughter has also told me that the teacher has scratched her. The teacher turnover rate at this daycare is insane. Please do not place your child in this type of environment.

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upsetmom Jul 12, 2016
I have used this provider for more than 6 months

My son went to this school for 2 years and never liked the school in the beginning and I tried to get him into another one and finally we did. People are there for a paycheck not because they like children. My son is scarred forever and runs away now from other adults because of how he was treated there. He was screamed at, made to sit in time out of hours, given lunch late like an hour and half late ( he is only 4), he was scratched on the neck by a teacher and grabbed forcefully. The front desk blew it off and made up excuses and has never apologized for how my son was treated or affected by their staff. I wonder if the owner knows all of this. I also have pictures of the scratch and it is deep and now turned into a scar. This place seems nice but the kid to adult ratio is horrible, teachers are not trained and scream at children and are to stern and forceful. I do not recommend this place, my child now has to go see a counselor because of how he was treated there.

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Mom2rab Apr 26, 2014

My child went here for a couple of months. It was awful! I observed an employee yank a 1 year old by the shirt so hard that the child fell backwards and the shirt went over his head, they don't change diapers often enough, don't keep track of what the children eat and drink (they mark something random on the paper, they change diapers in their kitchenettes where they also prepare food/drinks. The last straw was when I went to pick up my child and he was locked in the bathroom with 5 other children and one worker who was screaming aggressively at the children. I do not recommend them! The office worker comes up with lame excuses why the workers yank kids around and scream at them. That is never ok! Don't trust these people with your child!

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