About Us

Our Mission Statement

The mission of the Child Development Center is to cooperate with parents to nurture the development of enthusiasm, confidence and early life skills that are necessary for each child’s success in school and later life. By working together, we can support your affection, encouragement and training so essential for achievement and fulfillment in coming years.
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Our Program Description

Here at CDC we are dedicated to helping your child develop their skills, abilities, and interests to their maximum potential. Our programs are designed to inspire early learning and to encourage each individual child according to their demonstrated potential. We encourage you to maintain close contact with your child’s teacher and the center director to accomplish these goals.

We offer full-time and part-time education and care programs for children ages 2 weeks to 12 years of age. Our infants and toddlers learn and play in a safe, nurturing, and educational environment and we provide you with a written record of all developmental milestones. Our school age programs include before and/or after school care.

Emotional

We provide an attentive, nurturing, safe environment that will meet the needs of each individual child. We encourage creative expression and exploration through hands on experiences. We praise...

Physical

All small and large motor skills are developed through age appropriate indoor and outdoor activities. We put emphasis on basic movement, motor skills, and a wide variety of games and sports.

Social

With our learning-center based program, children learn cooperation and creativity. All our centers include art, music, science, and dramatic play. All children receive teachers support,...

How to Enroll Your Child?

Contact us to schedule a tour or to ask any questions that you may have or download and fill out the enrollment packet to enroll your child.

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Special Programs

We offer special programs to meet the needs of every child to be a part of their education from day 1.

  • Before and after school programs that include transportation to and from area schools. Some of our CDCs are next door to FBR Academies
  • Nutritious meals including breakfast and lunch, along with morning and afternoon snacks all prepared in our licensed, inspected, state of the art commissary in the skilled hands of our dieticians.
  • Here at the CDC we utilize the “Zoo-phonics” program to help children learn in their own natural ways of constant motion and making noise
  • Preschool and Great Start Readiness Programs.
  • Great Start to Quality is Michigan’s quality rating and improvement system that evaluates the quality of licensed programs, for children 0-12.
  • Kalamazoo County Ready 4s is a community-designed organization focused on helping local public and private pre-kindergarten programs reach high quality.