NEW DISCOVERIES CHILD CARE CENTER
|6:30 – 9 a.m.||Arrival||Free choice, including blocks, dramatic play, music, videos and free play.|
|9:00 a.m.-9:30||Diapering/potty training/clean up|
|10:00 a.m.||Teacher’s Choice||Includes art, learning centers, includes learning activities that are both child and teacher initiated. Examples include: calendar, weather, numbers, letters, action games, finger plays, stories, music etc.|
|10:30 a.m.||Gym/ Outside||Field Trip option|
|11:45 a.m.||Diapering/lunch prep|
|Noon-12:30||Lunch||Includes a bag lunch from home|
|12:30 p.m. until awake||Quiet/Nap time||Alternative play in accessory room|
|3:30 p.m.||Teacher’s Choice||Includes art, music, stories, learning stations, sensory, free play, outside play|
|Toddler (16 months – 33 months)||
$33-36 per day
Contact Maci Barrett, New Discoveries Child Care Director at 218-454-2560 or firstname.lastname@example.org to schedule a tour, or to enroll. Upon enrollment, necessary paperwork will be recorded along with current immunization records, and health history.
Our New Discoveries Child Care Center is Parent Aware rated! Our staff go through continuous and extensive training to become 3-star rated through the Parent Aware program. Part of the process included:
- Volunteered for extra, in-depth training
- Devoted themselves to strong, caring relationships with each child
- Adopted the latest approaches to keeping children’s learning on track
- Committed to daily activities and routines that help children learn
The Minnesota Department of Human Services leads Parent Aware in coordination with the Minnesota Department of Education and the Minnesota Department of Health. Child Care Aware of Minnesota is working in local communities to share the Ratings with parents, and prepare child care and early education programs. Community leaders, including Parent Aware for School Readiness and the Greater Twin Cities United Way, also support Parent Aware.
FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE AVAILABLE
BRAINERD FAMILY YMCA
602 Oak St.
Brainerd, MN 56401
DUE TO STATE MANDATE- THE YMCA IS NOT OPEN FOR MEMBER/PUBLIC USE
WE HAVE REDIRECTED OUR FOCUS TO PROVIDING EMERGENCY DAYCARE IN RESPONSE TO THE COVID-19 EMERGENCY. THE FACILITY WILL BE ACCESSIBLE TO FAMILIES UTILIZING OUR DAY CARE FROM 6:15AM-6:00PM MONDAY-FRIDAY.