KinderCare on Smallwood Drive

2011 Smallwood Dr. West
Waldorf, MD 20603-0206
Tel: (301)843-8485
Grades: Nursery School-PK | 40 students
Our team of teachers would like to welcome you to visit our learning center.
We strive each day to provide the best care for your child and hope you will be a part of our KinderCare family today!.

School Overview

School Type Early Childhood / Day Care
School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association for the Education of Young Children
Religious Affiliation Non-sectarian
Grades Offered Grades Nursery School-Prekindergarten
Year Founded 1988

Student Body

Total Students 40 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 35%
Students by Grade KinderCare on Smallwood Drive Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 1 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 25:1
National avg.: 13:1

School Notes

  • Welcome to NAEYC accredited Westlake KinderCare in Waldorf, Maryland, proudly serving the community since 1988. It is our mission here to provide a safe, nurturing and educational environment for each child we serve.

    We believe in developing the whole child with an emphasis on assisting your child's growth with their social, emotional, cognitive and physical development. Here at Westlake KinderCare, your child will be provided a safe and stimulating environment to learn in and have the best teachers who believe in education and care for the children as if they were their own. We are proud to have a team of long-term staff with an average 10-year tenure.

    The Westlake KinderCare staff offer superior child care services as every staff member makes it a point to know every child and family individually. Each classroom's curriculum is research-based and designed by experts. In addition to the curriculum, we offer Learning Adventures Enrichment Programs: Phonics, Math, Cooking, and Music. The enrichment programs offer individualized, small-group lessons.

    We welcome you and your family to come by and witness all the fun and learning happening here at Westlake KinderCare.
  • Westlake KinderCare adheres to the highest safety, cleanliness and maintenance standards. The center has a secure entry to the building with keypad access, there is daily sign in/out procedures from the parent as well as the teachers. We also have a health and safety coordiantor, Ms. Kelly who conducts monthly fire and disaster drills. She also ensures that all of our classrooms are maintaning all health and safety procedures every day.
  • Hours Of Operation: 6:00 AM to 6:30 PM, M-F
  • Maryland state Vouchers, Judy Center. Military discount 5%. 10% discount for county teachers.
  • Profile last updated: 03/14/2016

Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school is New Hope Academy (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Beddow School - Waldorf Campus (1.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Beddow School - Waldorf Campus (1.1 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Waldorf
    Grades: PK-6 | 51 students
    1.1 miles
    6008 Hampshire Cir
    Waldorf, MD 20603
  • Waldorf
    Grades: NS-PK | 50 students
    1.3 miles
    136 Stoddert Avenue
    Waldorf, MD 20602
  • Waldorf
    New Hope Academy
    (Church of God)
    Grades: PK-12 | 43 students
    1.5 miles
    Po Box 235
    Waldorf, MD 20604
  • Waldorf
    The Goddard School
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-K | 160 students
    1.5 miles
    7005 Saint Florian Drive
    Waldorf, MD 20603
  • Waldorf
    Good Shepherd Education Center
    Daycare / Preschool (Methodist)
    Grades: PK-K | 140 students
    1.7 miles
    305 Smallwood Drive
    Waldorf, MD 20602

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