Calvary Childcare Center is an early childhood ministry of Calvary Lutheran Church that provides childcare for children ages 12 weeks to 5 years (pre-Kindergarten).
Full-time arrangements are available for four or five whole days each week. Part-time arrangements are available on a limited basis for preschoolers.
Calvary Childcare Center is open daily
Monday through Friday
7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
…except for designated holidays and teacher workshop days. See 2022-2023 calendar>>
To guide our daily program and everyday interactions, we follow the complete, research-based system called HighScope.
The guiding concept behind HighScope is that children are active learners and learn best through hands-on experiences with people, objects and events. By providing these experiences, children are able to construct an understanding of their world and the people around them.
Using the HighScope model, we offer customized curriculum for two age levels:
Enrollment & Rates
We currently have openings in our Transition, Preschool, and Kbound classrooms. Families may apply for enrollment by meeting with the center director and taking a tour of our program. Tuition rates depend on your child’s age and full-time versus part-time status. Learn more
Policies & Tips
To ensure your best possible experience with us, familiarize yourself with our:
- Family Guidebook
- Emergency Preparedness and Response Plan
- Handling of Bodily and Blood Borne Pathogens Plan
- Lunch Policy
- Wait List Policy
- Maltreatment of Minor and Mandated Reporting
Accreditation & Licensing
We are a nationally accredited program and licensed by the Minnesota Department of Human Services Licensing Division.