Information for Parents about Hot Springs AR Child Care

Parent Considerations for Daycare and Child Care in Hot Springs

Child care Tips for Parents: Medication can be administered to your child at Hot Springs child care centers however there are strict guidelines that parents must follow. Prescription medication must be in the original container with an unaltered label and have your child's name clearly identified on the label. A Medical Release Form will typically need to be completed that provides details of all medications, dosage and times to be given. Preschools and providers of child care in Hot Springs AR will only administer "Over the Counter" medication with a doctor's note. Medications must be given directly to the preschool or daycare personnel, and do not leave medication in your child's lunch box or classroom. You should also check with your Hot Springs child care provider to determine the hours during which they will be able to administer medications. For example some providers of daycare and child care in Hot Springs AR do not administer during the hours when children are taking naps. Quality providers of child care in Hot Springs AR will have written emergency procedures that are practiced periodically (usually monthly). In addition, staff members will be certified in first aid and CPR. For Hot Springs child care centers, teachers discuss emergency preparedness with children on a regular basis. For example they will discuss fire drills, what they will hear, and what they are expected to do. Daycare emergency drills may be carried out on both an informed and surprise basis to ensure that everyone is adequately prepared. Providers of child care in Hot Springs AR may require that parents provide an emergency kit for their children. Usually these kits will are due on your child's first day of daycare, and will need to be updated yearly. Each Hot Springs daycare will have different requirements for the contents of the emergency kit. Examples of the contents include: bottled water, granola bars (not chocolate), Kleenex, an index card with your child's contact information and emergency contacts.
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Mountain Pine Head Start 
(501) 767-2572
2515 Mountain Pine Road, Hot Springs, AR  71913
Summer camps are often a great way for kids to spend their summer breaks. Many local preschools and daycare centers that provide child care in Hot Springs will have well-organized camps with appropriate adult supervision. ...
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St. Michaels Learning Center 
(501) 623-9651
1125 Malvern Avenue, Hot Springs, AR  71901
Childcare centers in Hot Springs often provide a combined curriculum of developmental, play based, and teacher led learning approaches. They are primarily theme based, with an emphasis on play based learning and building a fun and meaningful curriculum around it. ...
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Oakland Baptist Preschool 
(501) 609-9282
220 Prospect Avenue, Hot Springs, AR  71901
Summer camps are often a great way for kids to spend their summer breaks. Many local preschools and daycare centers that provide child care in Hot Springs will have well-organized camps with appropriate adult supervision. ...
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Hot Springs Adventist School 
(501) 760-3336
401 Weston Road, Hot Springs, AR  71913
When seeking child care in Hot Springs you should ensure that the provider is licensed and will provide the license number. Preschools are licensed for a specific capacity. ...
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Gingerbread House Daycare 
(501) 767-6633
2677 Airport Road, Hot Springs, AR  71913
When considering child care in Hot Springs, the child to adult ratio is an important measure because it potentially impacts the level of individual attention your child will receive. Lower child to adult ratios are preferable. ...
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First United Methodist Church 
(501) 318-1377
1100 Central Avenue, Hot Springs, AR  71901
Parents are welcome to bring cereal or other simple breakfast food for their child/children at many Hot Springs child care facilities and preschools; often they will gladly provide milk and a helping hand. ...
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Kidoodles Christian Childcare Center 
(501) 767-1300
136 N Moore Road, Hot Springs, AR  71913
A large number of Hot Springs child care providers, preschools and daycare centers will provide morning and afternoon snacks which vary between any combination of fruit, veggies, milk, graham crackers, juice, muffins, cheese, and other nutritional foods. ...
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Crossgate Christian Academy Preschool 
(501) 262-4222
3102 East Grand Avenue, Hot Springs, AR  71901
Many daycare and childcare providers in Hot Springs provide opportunities for parents to participate in their little one's world by bringing the events of that daily world to the parents through ongoing communication, and through periodic opportunities to volunteer to help or attend a special event at the school. ...
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Kiddie Park Child Care Center 
(501) 623-3075
1500 W Grand Avenue, Hot Springs, AR  71913
For child care in Hot Springs on your child's first two days plan to have your child leave earlier than their normal schedule. Several hours can be a very long time to a child in a new situation. ...
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Rukavina Child Care Center 
(501) 262-0791
1180 Carpenter Dam Road, Hot Springs, AR  71901
Hot Springs child care centers and preschools offer many different learning approaches and combinations for parents to consider including Montessori, Play Based, Developmental and Teacher Led, Waldorf, Structured Learning with Play, Reggio Emilia and Piaget. ...
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Langston Aerospace Magnet Preschool 
(501) 620-7821
120 Chestnut Street, Hot Springs, AR  71901
Parents are welcome to volunteer to help with special school events and outings, for example, a Thanksgiving feast, or field trips. Many Hot Springs childcare providers, preschools and daycare centers support an open door policy, and invite parents to drop in any time to observe. ...
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Linden Street Day Care 
(501) 624-3904
276 Linden Street, Hot Springs, AR  71901
If you are a busy working parent, there are many local facilities that provide after school programs for school age children. These programs include help with homework, healthy snacks, indoor enrichment and physical activities. ...
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