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With 1,893 preschools and child development centers operating in the state of Missouri, 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 Missouri 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 Missouri 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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Jefferson City, MO 65101 | (573) 634-3838

Established in 1990, Discovery Place is a trusted daycare center in our community. Several of our teachers have been with Discovery Place for more than 18 years. We also have young employees that have the energy and spunk to keep up with your little ones. The daycare has 8 classrooms; each serves a different age group. Additional large shared spaces allow for mixed-age play twice per day. Discovery Place accepts children from 6 weeks to 6 years old. Hours of operation are from 7:00AM to 5:30PM. We take 6 holidays off during the year and have closed 3 times in all of our years for inclement weather. Our playground is oversized and ready for bike riding, running and imaginative games! We are open on Christmas Eve and Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. Learning time includes exploration and age-appropriate curriculum: math, language, phonics, free writing, science, self-help, and most importantly, developing social skills. We look forward to sharing more about Discovery Place with you. Call us at 573-634-3838 or drop in for a visit at 1448 Aaron Court, Jefferson City MO. Check out website for rates and enrollment forms.



Festus, MO 63028 | (636) 937-8902

We are a developmentally appropriate center that has been in business with the same owner for 30 years. We believe that once children enter our center they become family. We encourage relationships to grow with our families through programs such as ( ie. summer picnic, graduation, Halloween party and breakfast with Santa).

Missouri Child Care Licensing Agency

Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services
Section for Child Care Regulation
3418 Knipp Drive, Suite F
P.O. Box 570
Jefferson City, MO 65102
Phone: 573-751-2450
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Note: Physical address: 3418 Knipp Drive, Suite F Jefferson City, MO 65109

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