Information for Parents about Waco TX Child Care

Selecting Local Waco Child Care Centers, Preschools and Daycare

Providers of child care in Waco TX 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 Waco TX 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 Waco 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 Waco 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 Waco 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 Waco TX 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, Waco 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 Waco TX recognize that picking up your child during the day may create a hardship, it is in the child's best interest. Waco 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.
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Academy For Creative Learning 
(254) 420-2333
9021 Chapel Road, Waco, TX  76712
Most Waco 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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Spirit of Love Day Care 
(254) 752-5821
2201 North 18th Street, Waco, TX  76708
For low income families looking for child care in Waco 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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Little Christian Academy 
(254) 756-5755
508 Brook Avenue, Waco, TX  76708
Many providers of child care in Waco 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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Play & Learn Pre-School & Child Care 
(254) 751-1400
725 North 65th Street, Waco, TX  76710
For low income families looking for child care in Waco 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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Play-N-Stay Childcare Center 
(254) 776-8700
4007 West Waco Drive, Waco, TX  76710
A large number of Waco 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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Miss Jane's Pre-School 
(254) 757-1313
2222 Pine Avenue, Waco, TX  76708
For child care in Waco 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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Robison Gardens Head Start 
(254) 662-9952
2724 Robinson Drive, Waco, TX  76706
If your child is enrolling in a Waco 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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Central Memorial Head Start 
(254) 757-1710
701 S 8th Street, Waco, TX  76706
Most preschools and daycare centers that provide child care in Waco have an open door policy and invite parents to stop by any time. There are usually a number of opportunities for parents either to attend special events, or volunteer to help by donating time, talent and/or a snack or dish to ongoing school events. ...
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Tennyson Playcare 
(254) 776-0280
5000 Tennyson Drive, Waco, TX  76710
For child care in Waco 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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Christian Life Academy Preschool 
(254) 662-4745
3015 Robinson Drive, Waco, TX  76706
A nutritious breakfast, snack and lunch each day that includes lots of fresh fruit and vegetables may be provided by some local preschools and child care facilities. Some even provide homemade meals. ...
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Little People's Learning Center 
(254) 755-6556
1407 North New Road, Waco, TX  76710
Most Waco child care centers provide hands-on, developmentally appropriate programs that foster a child's development in the areas of physical, social, emotional, cognitive, and language. This is particularly important to encourage children to become active learners. ...
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Mitchell Head Start Child Care Center 
(254) 714-1222
1824 Mitchell Avenue, Waco, TX  76708
For child care in Waco 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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