Information for Parents about Lancaster CA Child Care

Selecting Local Lancaster Child Care Centers, Preschools and Daycare

Providers of child care in Lancaster CA encourage you to visit the preschool by scheduling a tour. Prepare a list of questions ahead of time and include items such as: philosophy and learning approach, classroom size, hours and schedules, admissions process, meals provided, parent participation requirements, daycare program information, fees and tuition. If the child care in Lancaster CA already has a 2-page profile with ChildCare Smiles then you will be able to review and print most of this information ahead of time, including preschool photos. This will then enable you to focus on the visual aspects, interactions with the Director and teachers, and general feelings about the daycare when you visit. An important consideration when visiting a Lancaster child care facility is to ensure that your child will be receiving a well-organized and challenging curriculum, a warm, safe and clean environment, and teachers who are experienced and ideally have long tenure. When you visit a Lancaster child care center don't forget to take your child with you and observe how he/she reacts in this new environment. Also, take the time to observe how the other children interact with each other and the teachers. A happy school is a healthy school for daycare children and staff at Lancaster daycare centers. Daycare facilities are noisy, high energy places and a typical day requires a child to be at 100% capacity. When children are not feeling well and struggling to keep up, the school environment can be overwhelming for them. For this reason, centers that provide child care in Lancaster CA will have guidelines for parents to follow in determining if a child is too sick for school. In the event that your child becomes ill, Lancaster childcare centers will require you or your designated emergency contacts to pick up your child within a specified time period e.g. 30 minutes. Although daycare centers in Lancaster CA recognize that picking up your child during the day may create a hardship, it is in the child's best interest. Lancaster daycare centers also recommend that if your child is ill, then please keep them home until they are no longer contagious and are able to actively participate at school, inside and out.
Bookmark and Share

Don’t See Your Center? Click Here to contact us.

Apostolic Shepherd Fold Pre-school 
(661) 948-2077
43437 Gadsden Avenue, 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. ...
Enhance this Listing
Little Peoples Paradise 
(805) 723-0825
701 West Avenue K, Lancaster, CA  93534
When considering child care in Lancaster, 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. ...
Enhance this Listing
Monarch Kids 
(661) 722-4601
43257 50th Street West, Lancaster, CA  93536
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. ...
Enhance this Listing
Mission Bell Pre-School 
(661) 943-8094
42121 North 60th Street West, Lancaster, CA  93536
A large number of Lancaster 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. ...
Enhance this Listing
Assistance League Day Nursery 
(661) 948-1513
808 W Newgrove Street, Lancaster, CA  93534
Parents are welcome to bring cereal or other simple breakfast food for their child/children at many Lancaster child care facilities and preschools; often they will gladly provide milk and a helping hand. ...
Enhance this Listing
Discoveryland Antelope Valley Adventist School 
(661) 948-7317
45109 N Date Avenue, Lancaster, CA  93534
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. ...
Enhance this Listing
Kemetic Preparatory School 
(661) 942-6704
44231 N 10th Street West, Lancaster, CA  93534
If your child is enrolling in a Lancaster childcare center, along with required medical records and registration and material fees, parents submit completed information and permission forms provided in an enrollment package. ...
Enhance this Listing
Footprints Christian Children Center 
(661) 942-0812
918 West Avenue J, Lancaster, CA  93534
Parents are welcome to bring cereal or other simple breakfast food for their child/children at many Lancaster child care facilities and preschools; often they will gladly provide milk and a helping hand. ...
Enhance this Listing
The Children's Center 
(661) 951-1490
45111 North Fern Avenue, Lancaster, CA  93534
Many daycare and childcare providers in Lancaster 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. ...
Enhance this Listing
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. ...
Enhance this Listing
Bethel Christian School 
(661) 943-2224
3100 W Avenue K, Lancaster, CA  93536
There are many ways a parent can search for child care in Lancaster including finding daycare centers or preschools that are close to work, school or home. Be sure to ask about parking at the center. ...
Enhance this Listing
Lancaster Parent Co-op Nursery 
(661) 948-3027
502 W Avenue K, Lancaster, CA  93534
Lancaster 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. ...
Enhance this Listing

Don’t See Your Center? Click Here to contact us.

See also:
Preschools in Lancaster CA
Daycare Centers in Lancaster CA
Back
Quick Search
Address (Optional)
City
State
Search Within  miles
Zip
Center (Optional)