Information for Parents about Palm Springs CA Child Care

Parent Considerations for Daycare and Child Care in Palm Springs

Child care Tips for Parents: Medication can be administered to your child at Palm 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 Palm Springs CA 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 Palm 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 Palm Springs CA do not administer during the hours when children are taking naps. Quality providers of child care in Palm Springs CA will have written emergency procedures that are practiced periodically (usually monthly). In addition, staff members will be certified in first aid and CPR. For Palm 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 Palm Springs CA 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 Palm 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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St Theresa Catholic Church & Preschool 
(760) 323-2669
2800 East Ramon Road, Palm Springs, CA  92264
If your child is enrolling in a Palm Springs childcare center, along with required medical records and registration and material fees, parents submit completed information and permission forms provided in an enrollment package. ...
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Kiddie Kollege 
(760) 327-3767
490 South Compadre Road, Palm Springs, CA  92262
For child care in Palm 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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Creative Beginnings Montessori Center 
(760) 416-6333
1111 East Vista Chino, Palm Springs, CA  92262
Some providers of child care in Palm Springs require a minimum level of parent involvement including volunteering at activities or help with special events. This is often a great way to meet other parents as well as enrich your child's learning experience. ...
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King's School 
(760) 324-5464
67675 Bolero Road, Palm Springs, CA  92264
Parents are welcome to volunteer to help with special school events and outings, for example, a Thanksgiving feast, or field trips. Many Palm 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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Temple Isaiah & Early Childhood Learning Center 
(760) 322-9657
332 West Alejo Road, Palm Springs, CA  92262
A large number of Palm 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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A Way To Grown Montessori Schools 
(760) 323-2502
3692 E Chia Road, Palm Springs, CA  92262
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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St. Theresa Preschool 
(760) 864-9804
2785 East Viaduct Vaquero Road, Palm Springs, CA  92262
Most Palm Springs child care centers require an upfront, non-refundable registration fee for your child to be enrolled. In addition there may be a re-enrollment fee each year. Often there are sibling discounts available for multiple children. ...
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A Child's Place An Early Education Center 
(760) 325-5577
1542 N Palm Canyon Drive, Palm Springs, CA  92262
When considering child care in Palm 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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Desert Son-Shine Preschool & Kindergarten 
(760) 320-9533
1800 North Viaduct Negocio, Palm Springs, CA  92262
For child care in Palm Springs it is important to ensure that your child will be receiving an organized and challenging curriculum, a warm, clean and safe environment, and teachers who are experienced. ...
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