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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Spirit of Love Day Care 
(254) 752-5821
2201 North 18th Street, Waco, TX  76708
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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Central Memorial Head Start 
(254) 757-1710
701 S 8th Street, 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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Robison Gardens Head Start 
(254) 662-9952
2724 Robinson Drive, Waco, TX  76706
Some centers offer potty training, however an extra fee may be involved. For local Waco 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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Play & Learn Pre-School & Child Care 
(254) 751-1400
725 North 65th Street, Waco, TX  76710
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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Miss Jane's Pre-School 
(254) 757-1313
2222 Pine Avenue, Waco, TX  76708
Parents are welcome to bring cereal or other simple breakfast food for their child/children at many Waco child care facilities and preschools; often they will gladly provide milk and a helping hand. ...
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Little Christian Academy 
(254) 756-5755
508 Brook Avenue, Waco, TX  76708
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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Little People's Learning Center 
(254) 755-6556
1407 North New Road, Waco, TX  76710
Before visiting a Waco 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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Mitchell Head Start Child Care Center 
(254) 714-1222
1824 Mitchell Avenue, Waco, TX  76708
Waco 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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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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Academy For Creative Learning 
(254) 420-2333
9021 Chapel Road, Waco, TX  76712
There are many safety and security features to protect your children at Waco 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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Tennyson Playcare 
(254) 776-0280
5000 Tennyson Drive, Waco, TX  76710
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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Play-N-Stay Childcare Center 
(254) 776-8700
4007 West Waco Drive, Waco, TX  76710
As part of the enrollment process for your child, please ensure that you obtain a clearance from your child's physician. For Waco child care centers this will typically include disclosure of completed vaccinations, allergies and any conditions that will require special handling. ...
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