St. Charles KinderCare

Tel: (301)645-1444
Grades: Nursery School-PK | 90 students
The teachers and staff here at St. Charles KinderCare look forward to meeting you and your family!  All of our staff members:   Meet or exceed the Maryland state requirements for teaching in a daycare Receive approximately 15 hours of Continued Education Credits per year Have criminal background checks completed Are CPR and First Aid certified

School Overview

School Type Early Childhood / Day Care
School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association for the Education of Young Children
Grades Offered Grades Nursery School-Prekindergarten
Year Founded 1984

Student Body

Total Students 90 students
Student Body Type Co-ed

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 18 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 5:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling

School Notes:

  • Welcome to the NAEYC accredited KinderCare on St. Mark's Drive in Waldorf, Maryland. We are very excited to meet with you and your family. Here at St. Charles KinderCare, we believe it takes a village to raise a child, and our parents consider us to be an extension of their families. In providing quality child care services, your child will not only have a safe, secure and stimulating environment to learn in, but will have support from a team of early childhood development experts who have a true passion for educating and nurturing children.

    Our experts designed our classrooms  and every activity and lesson  to help prepare your child for success in school and beyond. With designated learning centers, such as dramatic play and blocks in every classroom, children have the opportunity for rich social play and child-initiated discovery. 

    Proven by our research-based curriculum, we believe in developing the whole child with an emphasis on assisting your child’s growth with their social, emotional, cognitive, and physical development. You’ll also find that our classrooms feature a print-rich environment full of carefully selected materials, written charts and labels, and children’s literature. By helping your child connect spoken words and print, we’re helping develop early literacy and writing skills, built on the Core Curriculum foundation that Maryland schools emphasize for educational success.

    Whether your child has first words or first grade on the horizon, we’re excited to show you how everything in our learning center is designed for learning. Please call to schedule a tour and witness all of the wonderful things happening at St. Charles KinderCare!
  • At St. Charles KinderCare, the safety of our children and the confidence of our parents are points of pride. From daily sign-in, to strict parent or guardian identification, and single keypad access, we maintain a rigorous standard for safety. Upon hire, our staff complete State and FBI background checks. All staff are CPR and First Aid certified. Additionally, we offer a peanut-free environment with our menu options. Please also note that our daily cleanliness and maintenance schedules leave nothing at all to chance.
  • Hours Of Operation: 6:00 AM to 6:30 PM, M-F
  • NACCRRA, Social Service voucher.
  • Profile last updated: 11/01/2015

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is New Hope Academy (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Good Shepherd Education Center (1.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Good Shepherd Education Center (1.4 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Waldorf
    Good Shepherd Education Center
    Daycare / Preschool (Methodist)
    Grades: PK-K | 140 students
    1.4 miles
    305 Smallwood Drive
    Waldorf, MD 20602
  • Waldorf
    Grades: PK-8 | 271 students
    1.6 miles
    3310 Saint Peters Dr
    Waldorf, MD 20601
  • Waldorf
    Grades: NS-PK | 50 students
    1.7 miles
    136 Stoddert Avenue
    Waldorf, MD 20602
  • Waldorf
    New Hope Academy
    (Church of God)
    Grades: PK-12 | 43 students
    1.8 miles
    Po Box 235
    Waldorf, MD 20604
  • Waldorf
    Grades: PK-12 | 405 students
    2.7 miles
    13000 Zekiah Dr
    Waldorf, MD 20601

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