Information for Parents about Lancaster CA Child Care

Operational Guidelines for Preschools, Daycare and Child Care in Lancaster CA

Generally, before starting in a Lancaster child care program, parents must complete all paperwork and submit it prior or on the child's first day. Sometimes a Physicians Report may take longer to obtain, and a grace period (e.g. 30 days) may be provided if extra time is needed to arrange a doctor's appointment. The doctor's report will typically identify completed vaccinations, allergies and any conditions that will require special handling. For daycare and child care in Lancaster CA, if these forms are not completed it may result in your child's enrollment being suspended. It is important that parents keep their information up to date at the local Lancaster child care office. If you move, change jobs, or phone numbers, or if your emergency contacts should change phone numbers, please let the preschool office know. Parents should review their authorized pick up lists to ensure that it is current in the event that you send someone to pick up your child from preschools or child care in Lancaster CA. Even if you send someone to pick up your child, you will have to call the daycare center even if that person is on your child's emergency pick up list.To get your child off to a great start at a daycare in Lancaster CA, talk to your child about daycare and all the great things to look forward to. Tell him or her about the wonderful things they are going to explore. Children often enjoy being able to go to the store for a lunchbox and school bag before school begins. Many Lancaster daycare centers will offer opportunities for your child to visit before your child starts. Tell your child the teacher's name and remind her/him that you will be coming to pick them up at the end of the day. Separation is natural and affects different children in different ways. For providers of childcare in Lancaster CA, on your child's first two days of daycare, 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. Most Lancaster child care centers will allow you to make arrangements so that you can spend time in the classroom with them. When it is time to leave, please give your child a clear goodbye. The teachers will take over and engage your child and start developing a relationship and comforting them. Also many daycares in Lancaster CA will encourage you to check on your child's progress, so feel free to do so!
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Apostolic Shepherd Fold Pre-school 
(661) 948-2077
43437 Gadsden Avenue, Lancaster, CA  93536
Some centers offer potty training, however an extra fee may be involved. For local Lancaster child care centers, parents should ask about potty training requirements and whether children who are not potty-trained will be accommodated. ...
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Kemetic Preparatory School 
(661) 942-6704
44231 N 10th Street West, Lancaster, CA  93534
Lancaster child care providers often incorporate a daily learning approach and development plans that are carefully crafted to provide a safe environment for children to develop and learn through creative play, age appropriate lesson materials and teacher support and guidance. ...
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Assistance League Day Nursery 
(661) 948-1513
808 W Newgrove Street, Lancaster, CA  93534
There are many safety and security features to protect your children at Lancaster child care centers and preschools. Some of these include sign in/out sheets, automatic locking doors with key code access, security cameras and background checks for staff. ...
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Monarch Kids 
(661) 722-4601
43257 50th Street West, Lancaster, CA  93536
Some centers offer potty training, however an extra fee may be involved. For local Lancaster child care centers, parents should ask about potty training requirements and whether children who are not potty-trained will be accommodated. ...
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Antelope Valley College Child Dev. Center 
(661) 722-2032
3041 West Avenue K, Lancaster, CA  93536
For low income families looking for child care in Lancaster there are government sponsored or subsidized programs available at some preschools and daycare facilities. You can check directly with the center or go to your State Government resources to find local providers. ...
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Lilliput Academy 
(661) 948-4965
646 E Avenue K, Lancaster, CA  93535
Parents are welcome to volunteer to help with special school events and outings, for example, a Thanksgiving feast, or field trips. Many Lancaster 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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SonShine Factory 
(661) 949-3550
44514 North 20th Street West, Lancaster, CA  93534
When seeking child care in Lancaster 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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Noah's Ark Pre-School 
(661) 943-4440
6015 West Avenue J 8, Lancaster, CA  93534
There are many safety and security features to protect your children at Lancaster child care centers and preschools. Some of these include sign in/out sheets, automatic locking doors with key code access, security cameras and background checks for staff. ...
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Bethel Christian School 
(661) 943-2224
3100 W Avenue K, Lancaster, CA  93536
Parents are welcome to volunteer to help with special school events and outings, for example, a Thanksgiving feast, or field trips. Many Lancaster 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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Desert Vineyard Christian School And Preschool 
(661) 948-3766
1011 E Avenue I, Lancaster, CA  93535
Many providers of child care in Lancaster offer flexible before and after school care options for busy parents. Local preschools and daycare centers will have their own guidelines for drop-off and pickup. ...
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Mission Bell Pre-School 
(661) 943-8094
42121 North 60th Street West, Lancaster, CA  93536
Lancaster child care providers often incorporate a daily learning approach and development plans that are carefully crafted to provide a safe environment for children to develop and learn through creative play, age appropriate lesson materials and teacher support and guidance. ...
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Desert Montessori 
(661) 942-0218
44503 Fern Avenue, Lancaster, CA  93534
Before visiting a Lancaster child care center, parents should make a checklist of all the items they would like to cover during the center tour. There is a checklist available in the Resources section of the ChildCare Smiles website. ...
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