Hockessin KinderCare

Tel: (302)234-8680
Grades: Nursery School-PK | 30 students
Caring and Passionate: Our teachers are passionate about your child's happiness and growth and provide a safe, nurturing environment that cultivates self-esteem.
This is more than a job for our teachers.
It’s an opportunity for them to share their passion for life while they inspire, engage and awaken the wonder inside each and every child.
Highly Trained Teachers: KinderCare devotes more time and resources to teacher training than any other childcare provider.
Twice a year we host the largest early childhood teacher training program in the country.
Our teachers are dedicated to developing your child's potential and are sensitive to your child's individual needs.
Additionally, all staff are CPR/First Aid trained and a significant number of staff are authorized to give medications, such as nebulizers or other prescription treatments.
Small Class Size: Our low teacher-to-student ratios allow teachers to focus on the individual learning styles and needs of each child in our center.

School Overview

School Type Early Childhood / Day Care
Religious Affiliation Non-sectarian
Grades Offered Grades Nursery School-Prekindergarten
Year Founded 2001

Student Body

Total Students 30 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 25%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 1 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 45:1
National avg.: 13:1

School Notes:

  • Welcome to the Hockessin KinderCare!  As a nationally accredited, Delaware Star 5 center, our experienced team of teachers and staff are proud to provide your child and family with the best possible care and education.  The newly refreshed learning programs provide children with a strong, well-rounded foundation for school readiness and lifetime learning success.  The curriculum, taught by our passionate and dedicated teachers, gives children a variety of skills and learning experiences, wonderful memories with friends, and love for learning that will last forever.  We invite you to tour our beautiful, spacious center located at the split of Routes 41 and 48.  Please give us a call, and let us make Hockessin KinderCare your family's "home away from home."
  • Keeping your child safe and secure is our first priority.  In addition to the built-in security features at the center, we strictly follow established procedures for your child's arrival and departure.  Our three Center Health and Safety Coordinators work together to keep the building and classrooms clean and safe by following and maintain daily, weekly, and monthly checklists aligning with high-quality standards and policies. 
    As well, we practice monthly drills and emergency plans and meet all state child care licensing regulations.
  • Hours Of Operation: 6:30 AM to 6:30 PM, M-F
  • Languages Spoken: Spanish
  • No
  • Profile last updated: 11/01/2015

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Sanford School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cacc Montessori School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Cacc Montessori School (0.4 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Hockessin
    Cacc Montessori School
    Montessori School
    Grades: PK-KG | 86 students
    0.4 miles
    Po Box 1599
    Hockessin, DE 19707
  • Hockessin
    Grades: PK-12 | 577 students
    0.4 miles
    6900 Lancaster Pike
    Hockessin, DE 19707
  • Hockessin
    Grades: NS-8 | 126 students
    0.4 miles
    1000 Old Lancaster Pike
    Hockessin, DE 19707
  • Hockessin
    Grades: PK-12 | 551 students
    0.4 miles
    825 Loveville Rd
    Hockessin, DE 19707
  • Wilmington
    Wilmington Junior Academy
    (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    Grades: K-9 | 65 students
    1.4 miles
    3001 Millcreek Rd
    Wilmington, DE 19808

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