The Children's Center - Simsbury CT Child Care Center

197 BUSHY HILL ROAD , SIMSBURY CT 06070
(860) 651-8296

About the Provider

Description: The educational philosophy of The Children's Center is opposed to pressure on children for early academic achievement. We believe the function of a preschool is to provide richness of informal play experience. The foundation for later learning is built by learning to communicate with others and discovering oneself as a person. The environment at The Children's Center is designed to stimulate and encourage a child's natural development, and to promote sociability, physical coordination, creativity, and intellectual curiosity. Children are encouraged to participate in all phases in the program, but are given freedom to explore individual choices.

Additional Information: Education Level(s): Elementary Education, Bachelor's Degree, Early Childhood Education, CDD-Child Development Degree, CDA-Child Development Associate, Master's Degree, Associates Degree; Special Needs Experience: Hearing Impairment, Visual Impairment;

Program and Licensing Details

  • License Number: DCCC.12635
  • Capacity: 88
  • Age Range: 2 years-6 years
  • Enrolled in Subsidized Child Care Program: No
  • Type of Care: Children Under 3 Yrs, Pre-School, School Age
  • Transportation: School Transportation
  • Schools Served: Central (Simsbury)
  • Current License Expiration Date: Feb 28, 2025
  • District Office: Connecticut Dept. of Public Health - Child Day Care Licensing Program
  • District Office Phone: 1-860-509-7540 (Note: This is not the facility phone number.)

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Inspection/Report History

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Date Type Case # Resolution Action
2019-12-20 UNANNOUNCED INSPECTION - FULL
2019-03-15 UNANNOUNCED INSPECTION - FULL
2018-04-24 UNANNOUNCED INSPECTION - FULL
2017-09-07 UNANNOUNCED INSPECTION - FULL

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