Childcare Centers
by State


Bright Horizons at DuPont 302-633-1600
1401 Faulkland Rd., Wilmington, DE 19805
Bright Horizons provides children, families, and caregivers with the means to work together and achieve their very best. Through developmentally appropriate programs, a loving faculty, state-of-the-art facilities, and friendships that begin at infancy, children who come to Bright Horizons build a strong foundation for lifelong learning, exploration and success.

CACC Montessori School 302-239-2917
1313 Little Baltimore Rd., Hockessin, DE
CACC Montessori School was founded 40 years ago and today has an international student population of approximately 145 students. In this child-directed program, students in a prepared Montessori environment discover the joy of learning while developing characteristics of self-esteem, self-direction and respect for all.

Children’s House Montessori School
2848 Grubb Rd. (at Naaman’s Rd.),
Wilmington, DE 19810
All Montessori-trained teachers. Part-time / full-time schedule, 2-5 days a week. Morning only or all day. Child care available. Open 7am-6pm for ages 15 mos.-grade 3.

Dolls and Blocks Childcare 302-832-1920
Located in Rutledge Development, near Governor Square Shopping Center, New Castle, DE 19720

Faith Lutheran Church 302-834-3417
2265 Red Lion Rd., Rte. 71, Bear, DE 19701
Happy Kids Academy 302-369-6929
273 Old Baltimore Pike, Newark, DE 19702

JCC Childrens Center 302-478-5660
101 Garden of Eden Rd., Wilmington, DE 19803

Kidz Ink, Inc. 302-324-9530
891 Pulaski Hwy., Bear, DE 19701

Kidz Ink II, Inc. 302-838-5400
1703 Porter Rd., Bear, DE 19701

Limestone Hills Day School 302-239-9041
5671 Ocheltree Lane, Wilmington, DE 19808

Little People Child Development
Center, The 302-836-5900
3843 Rte. 72 (Wrangle Hill Rd.), Bear, DE 19701
Our programs are designed to educate and stimulate your child’s individual needs in aiding his/her social, emotional, cognitive, physical and academic development. Open 5:45am-7pm. Children ages 6 weeks-12 years old.

Little Scholars Learning Center 302-656-8785
2511 W. 4th St., Ste. A (Hawley Plaza), Wilmington, DE 19805

Mcintyre Childcare 302-764-5010
3621 Washington St., Wilmington, DE 19802

Montessori Learning Center, Inc. 302-478-7114
2313 Concord Pike, Wilmington, DE 19803

New Garden Early Care & Education Center
3813 Newport Gap Pike, Wilmington, DE 19808
Newark Cooperative Preschool 302-368-0178
300 E. Main St., Newark, DE 19711

Newark Day Nursery and Children’s Center
921 Barksdale Rd., Newark, DE
Dedicated to educating, enriching and inspiring children. Highly trained, professional, and experienced teachers, providing a quality program in a warm, family-friendly environment. Developmentally appropriate activities, computers, and separate toddler, preschool, and school age playgrounds provided.

Newark Methodist Preschool 302-368-1754
69 E. Main St., Newark, DE 19711

One Step Ahead Child Care and Preschool
432 Salem Church Rd., Newark, DE 302-292-1162
Devoted, skilled staff assist your child with age appropriate high reach curriculum and activities to enhance their self-esteem and love of learning. All staff CPR and First Aid certified. Spacious indoor and outdoor play areas. Secured premises.

People’s Settlement Association/
Rocky Run Day Camp
302-658-4133, ext. 322, 314

408 E. 8th St., Wilmington, DE 19801

St. David’s Episcopal Day School 302-475-3747
2320 Grubb Rd., Wilmington, DE 19810

St. Michael’s School and Nursery 302-656-3389
700 N. Walnut St., Wilmington, DE 19801
Spacious modern campus. Governor’s Award for Excellence. Nurturing, loving environment. Strong, child-friendly academic program designed for the way young children learn. Degreed teachers, school readiness. Spanish language immersion. Downtown neighborhood of parks, schools, and churches.

YMCA Of Delaware 302-571-6908
100 W. 10th St., Ste. 1100, Wilmington, DE 19801
Bear-Glasgow Family YMCA
101 LaGrange Ave., Newark 302-836-YMCA
Brandywine YMCA
3 Mt. Lebanon Rd., Wilmington 302-478-8303
Central YMCA
501 W. 11th St., Wilmington 302-571-6982
Central Delaware Branch YMCA & Aquatic Center
1137 S. State St., Dover 302-674-3000
Sussex Family YMCA
105 Church St., Rehoboth Beach 302-227-8018
Walnut Street YMCA
1000 N. Walnut St., Wilmington 302-571-6935
Western Family YMCA
2600 Kirkwood Hwy., Newark 302-453-1482