Child Care Center – “Providing Safe, Affordable,
Quality Child Care”
The Jaycees Child Care Center is a state licensed facility with
a program that is structured to accommodate both the preschool
and childcare concept. Our program includes daily academic instruction
as well as art & crafts, music & of course old fashioned
fun. Our program has been very successful in preparing children
for elementary school and has been "time tested" with
excellent feedback from parents.
PHILOSOPHY: LEARNING BY DOING, LEARNING THROUGH PLAY
Play is a natural function, and the learning that takes place
is achieved through the process of “doing.” Through
a sequence of exploration, experimentation, repetition and
discovery, the “play” becomes learning.
child is a unique being, worthy of respect and love regardless
of talents or disposition. The interaction between the teachers
and the children dictates the success of our program. Therefore,
when good relationships blossom, learning flourishes.
child has his/her own learning style; children learn through
observing, listening, repeating (verbally), doing it themselves,
or a combination of these learning styles. Our teachers plan
a variety of activities to include all of these learning styles
so that each child has an opportunity to learn in the way
that he/she learns best.
daily schedules are designed for flexibility. Activity groups
and settings are varied, i.e., indoors, outdoors, quiet, group
and individual. Children are encouraged to be self-directed
and selective. This gives them the freedom to make choices
and provides them the opportunity to accept responsibilities,
to develop self-discipline and have some control over their
are some additional facts about our facility:
6 Weeks to 12 Years Old
Hours: 6:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Owned and Operated by: Crescent Cities Jaycees
a 501 (c)3 non-profit organization
Maryland State Department of Education
Jaycees Child Care
7624 Lanham Lane
Washington, MD 20744
Text Directions: From Temple Hill Road & Allentown
Go west one block past Allentown Fitness and Splash Park.
Turn left on Lanham Lane to Jaycees Child Care Center