California Child Care Centers

With 12,488 preschools and child development centers operating in the state of California, the right daycare option is waiting for you. Whether you prefer a larger preschool with an innovative early childhood curriculum or the cozy personalization of smaller daycare centers, there are California childcare centers to fit every preference and budget. Check out the Quick Search box on the right hand side of the page in order to search for childcare providers by zip code or city/state. You can also click on your county and follow the links. You will be able to access information about scores of different childcare providers in your area, complete with reviews, business hours, a street view map, the age ranges the childcare providers service, the size of the service, and where the provider is located.

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Bright Futures Learning Academy

Bright Futures Learning Academy

Long Beach, CA 90805 | (562) 422-4414

We are a high quality preschool, licensed to enroll a maximum capacity of 54 children, ages 2-5 years old. We implement a play-based curriculum, inspired by some of the most renowned early childhood theorists, such as Piaget, Vygotsky, Montessori, and Reggio Emilia; they believed that it is through play and relaxed environment that children learn best. Hence, we create lesson plans according to their age, developmental level and individual interests. In addition, we incorporate some basic concepts of the S.T.E.A.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math) curriculum in order to prepare children for Kindergarten and beyond. With a balanced combination of play and academics, through child initiated and teacher initiated activities, children develop socio-emotional skills, necessary to succeed in life.

Beginnings & Beyond Montessori Christian Preschool & Kindergarten

Beginnings & Beyond Montessori Christian Preschool & Kindergarten

Concord, CA 94520-2116 | (925) 676-6244

We are a Montessori Christian school for children 2-6 years old. All the children in our care are nurtured to develop an awareness of God's love and concern in all areas of our lives. Our curriculum is developed to help children learn to live together, to share, to cooperate and to grow in confidence and trust in the love of Jesus Christ. Through the Montessori Method, we guide each child's independence and provide many opportunities to experiment and solve problems. The teachers lead the children in ways that build good self-esteem and encourage optimum learning. Children are able to learn through this open environment which fosters independent thinking, self-discipline and social skills.

Great Adventures Preschool Daycare

Great Adventures Preschool Daycare

Anderson, CA 96007 | (530) 378-5720

Great Adventures is a Preschool for children 2 through the first day of first grade. Director has been in the child care business for 30 years. We have rates that are equal to all daycares and preschools in the area. We provide Breakfast, lunch and snacks.

The Heart House

The Heart House

Tarzana, CA 91335 | (661) 478-3160

The foundation of our program is based on social and emotional growth.Through play and activities, we guide children into self awareness by respecting their needs, reading behaviors, and encouraging them to be their most authentic selves.Your children will feel empowered with words they can use to communicate how they feel.By the time they go to kindergarden, they will be ready for the challenges of a bigger social environment and love to learn! We are invested in your child's EQ and resilience for life. Yoga and mindfulness meditations practiced daily.

ABC SunnyCare

ABC SunnyCare

San Ramon, CA 94583 | (925) 999-9053

ABC SunnyCare is a Large Family Daycare that offers quality childcare comparable to any formal preschool/childcare, at an affordable rate. We have clean spacious open floor plan with lots of preschool furniture and toys for the kids to explore. Nutritious food provided are freshly home cooked and are up to the standard set by the government food program. Breakfast, lunch and 2 snacks are provided. We pay close attention to each child’s social, emotional, physical and intellectual needs, and prepare the children for their school years through our outstanding learning programs. Our activity programs are age appropriate and designed to encourage children’s cognitive, social and physical development.

California Child Care Licensing Agency

California Department of Social Services
Community Care Licensing Division
Child Care Program Office
744 P Street, Mail Station #19-14-48
Sacramento, CA 95814
Phone: 916-651-6040
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