Frequently Asked Questions
What are the operating hours of Harvest Christian Daycare?
Harvest Christian Daycare is open Monday through Friday from 6:30 AM to 5:30 PM.
What age groups does Harvest Christian Daycare cater to?
Harvest Christian Daycare offers services for children of various age groups. Here are the age categories we cater to:
Infants and Toddlers
Our infant and toddlers program specializes in providing individualized care for babies 6 weeks to toddlers up to 2 years old. Our staff are trained in safe sleep policies, infant nutritional needs and schedules and infant/toddler social development.
Our preschool program is designed for children between the ages of 3 to 5 years old. We provide a nurturing and educational environment to support their growth and development during these early years.
Before and After School Program
Our before and after school program caters to students in grades K-5. We offer a safe and engaging space for children to spend their time before and after regular school hours. Our program includes transportation to and from school, supervised activities, homework assistance and opportunities for social interaction.
We also provide tutoring services for children, youth and college adults. Whether your child needs extra help with a specific subject or requires academic support, our qualified tutors are here to assist them in achieving their goals.
At Harvest Christian Daycare, we strive to cater to the needs of children across different age groups, ensuring they receive appropriate care, education and support tailored to their developmental stage.
Is Harvest Christian Daycare licensed by DHS?
Yes, Harvest Christian Daycare has been fully licensed by DHS since 2009.
What is the staff-to-child ratio at Harvest Christian Daycare?
At Harvest Christian Daycare, we maintain low staff-to-child ratios to ensure personalized attention and care. Our ratios vary depending on the age group and meet or exceed state requirements.
What curriculum or educational approach does Harvest Christian Daycare follow?
Harvest Christian Daycare follows a comprehensive curriculum that focuses on the holistic development of each child. We emphasize the Word of God in teaching Christ-like character. We also incorporate age-appropriate educational activities, play-based learning and social-emotional development.
Are meals and snacks provided at Harvest Christian Daycare?
Yes, Harvest Christian Daycare provides nutritious meals and snacks to all children. Our menu is designed to meet dietary guidelines and accommodate various dietary restrictions or allergies.
Are there any specific religious teachings at Harvest Christian Daycare?
Harvest Christian Daycare incorporates Christian values and principles into our program. We provide a nurturing environment that promotes faith, forgiveness, healing, prayer, kindness, love and respect for all individuals.
How do I enroll my child at Harvest Christian Daycare?
To enroll your child at Harvest Christian Daycare, please visit our Enrollment Page or contact our office. We will guide you through the enrollment process, provide the necessary forms and schedule a visit to the facility.
What safety measures and protocols are in place at Harvest Christian Daycare?
Harvest Christian Daycare prioritizes the safety and well-being of all children. We have comprehensive safety measures in place, including secure entry systems, regular staff training in emergency procedures, strict supervision guidelines and thorough background checks for all employees.
What qualifications and training do the staff members have?
Our staff members at Harvest Christian Daycare are highly qualified and experienced in early childhood education. They hold relevant certifications, have undergone background checks, and regularly participate in professional development to stay updated on best practices.
Does Harvest Christian Daycare have outdoor play areas?
Yes, Harvest Christian Daycare has safe and well-equipped outdoor play areas. We believe in the importance of outdoor play for children's physical health and development.
How are discipline and behavior management handled at Harvest Christian Daycare?
At Harvest Christian Daycare, we promote positive behavior guidance techniques that encourage cooperation, empathy and self-regulation. Our staff members use positive reinforcement, age-appropriate consequences and redirection to guide children's behavior.
What is the process for picking up and dropping off my child?
At Harvest Christian Daycare, we prioritize the well-being and security of every child. Our personalized keyless entry system streamlines the process, enabling you to confidently drop off and pick up your child securely and conveniently with efficient entry into the building.