Child Development Center & Annex

Child Development Center

Phone & Location

CDC
719-333-6779   DSN 333-6779
6250 Sunflower Drive
CDC Annex
719-333-4773    DSN 333-4773
5150 Community Center Drive

Hours

CDC
Monday — Friday  6:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Closed Saturday & Sunday
CDC Annex
Monday — Friday  6:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Closed Saturday & Sunday

CDC Playground
CDC Picnic
CDC Activities

Information

CDC Parents Phone Line - 719-333-6779
CDC Annex Parents Phone Line - 719-333-4773

For questions on Child Development Programs and Policies.

Applying for Child Care Services:

To register for child care services please go to MilitaryChildCare.com Inquiries about the waiting list may be made by calling (719) 333-6779. 

"Wiggle Walls and Yellow Balls"

CDC Main is located in Pine Valley, the modern center is marked by its outdoor entrance theme: "Wiggle Walls and Yellow Balls". Parents are asked to assist their children when walking on the long, red wiggle wall that leads to the front entrance.

Child Development Center earns prestigious national accreditation

The Academy Child Development Centers were recently granted accreditation by the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC). This prestigious recognition has been achieved by only about seven percent of early childhood programs nationwide.

Give Parents a Break Program

Give Parents a Break is a program sponsored by the Air Force Aid Society for families who are under stress and feel they need a break or just a little time to themselves. The Child Development Center will care for the children of referred families every second Friday or Saturday of the month for free. Families can get a referral from their Squadron First Sergeants or can contact the A&FRC, 333-3444. After getting a referral, call the CDC at 333-6779 for a reservation.

Hourly Care at Child Development Center

Hourly care is offered Mon-Fri from 6:30 a.m. - 6 p.m. for children six months-five years. Breakfast, lunch, afternoon and late afternoon meals are given daily. Arrangements can be made a month in advance. The cost is $4 per hour. Reservations can be made by calling the CDC at 333-6779.

The Child Development Center Annex

CDC Annex, located in the Community Center area, provides a variety of age-appropriate programs for children ages 3 to 5 years. Programs include full-time care, hourly care and a Part Day Enrichment program. Our program is Air Force certified, meets compliance standards under the USDA Food Service Program and is nationally accredited by the National Association for the Education of Young Children. The program focuses on developmentally appropriate practices for young children. Price is determined by family income.

Hourly care is offered Mon-Fri from 6:30 a.m. - 6 p.m. for children three-five years, on a space available basis. Breakfast, lunch, afternoon and late afternoon meals are provided. Reservations can be made up to 30 days in advance. The cost is $4 per hour.

CDC Events Schedule

September

Hispanic Heritage Month

4 - Labor Day;  ALL FACILITIES CLOSED

5 & 6 - Write letters to Grandparents

7 - Scrapbooking 2:30 p.m., CDC Main (Parent Involvement)

8 - Scrapbooking 2:30 p.m., CDC Annex (Parent Involvement)

8 - GPAB/Parent’s Night Out 6:30 - 10:30 p.m.

10 - Grandparent’s Day

15 - Make a Hat Day

18 - Make Playdough 2:30 p.m., (Parent Involvement)

26 - Johnny Appleseed Day

26 - Parent Lunch Training noon-1 p.m;  "Strengthening Parenting Practices"

October

Fire Prevention Month

Parent/Teacher Conferences will be held throughout the month. Please see child's classroom to schedule.

9 - Columbus Day;  ALL FACILITIES CLOSED

12 - The Great Pumpkin Caper 2:30 p.m. CDC Annex (Parent Involvement)

13- The Great Pumpkin Caper 2:30 p.m., CDC Main (Parent Involvement)

13 - GPAB/Parent's Night Out: noon - 4 p.m.

24 - Parent Lunch Training noon - 1 p.m. "Sibling/Parent Relationships: Building Healthy Relations"

27 - Navy Day; Wear Blue

28 - PJ's Day