Information for Parents about Spokane Valley WA Child Care

Operational Guidelines for Preschools, Daycare and Child Care in Spokane Valley WA

Generally, before starting in a Spokane Valley 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 Spokane Valley WA, 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 Spokane Valley 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 Spokane Valley WA. 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 Spokane Valley WA, 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 Spokane Valley 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 Spokane Valley WA, 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 Spokane Valley 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 Spokane Valley WA will encourage you to check on your child's progress, so feel free to do so!
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Children's Montessori Child Care Center 
(509) 922-6106
905 N Pines Road, Spokane Valley, WA  99206
For child care in Spokane Valley 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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Robyns Nest Preschool 
(509) 928-4034
12103 E Valleyway Avenue, Spokane Valley, WA  99206
Parents are welcome to volunteer to help with special school events and outings, for example, a Thanksgiving feast, or field trips. Many Spokane Valley 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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Little Learner Child Development 
(509) 922-7075
512 S University Road, Spokane Valley, WA  99206
A large number of Spokane Valley 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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Valley Montessori School 
(509) 924-6629
14711 E Broadway Avenue, Spokane Valley, WA  99216
When you contact or visit a child care in Spokane Valley please keep in mind that the busiest time of the day are early morning, lunch/nap time and end of day. Call ahead to schedule a visit time. ...
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Gethsemane Lutheran Preschool 
(509) 928-1053
11315 E Broadway Avenue, Spokane Valley, WA  99206
Childcare programs in Spokane Valley are designed to connect with each child on many levels. The foundation of a child's learning is not only preparation for kindergarten, but also for life. Many strive to balance a school program with age appropriate play, teacher support and environment. ...
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Kid's Corner Preschool 
(509) 995-0538
14209 E 23rd Avenue, Spokane Valley, WA  99037
For child care in Spokane Valley parents should always visit the center, preferably with your child before making a choice. In most cases you should call ahead to schedule a tour and to meet the directors and staff. ...
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