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Welcome to Southwestern Child Development Commission Southwestern Child Development CommissionUse the links below to navigate to a particular center's information.
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Early Education & Preschool Centers
 
Eagle Knob Early Education & Preschool
Shepherd Early Education & Preschool
Elf Early Education & Preschool
Silver Bluff Early Education & Preschool
Hazelwood Early Education & Preschool
St. John's Early Education & Preschool
Log Cabin Early Education & Preschool
Webster Early Education & Preschool
Marble Early Education & Preschool
Webster Enterprises Early Ed. & Preschool
Murphy Early Education & Preschool
 
 


Eagle Knob Early Education & Preschool Robbinsville , NC
Rating: - Developmental Day Center
NC Division of Child Development and Early EducationSmart Start, Region & Partnership for Children
Eagle Knob Learning Center is a quality small child care facility conveniently located near downtown Robbinsville. The center boasts small classroom sizes and low child-staff ratios making the center the perfect alternative to larger preschool programs. The staff are experienced and educated in the field of early childhood develop-ment and are looking to make your child’s preschool experience the first step in a lifetime of learning. Children with special needs are welcome and trained staff are available to work with them on site. Stop by today and see for yourself the happy smiles, the positive learning and the nurturing environment that is Eagle Knob Learning Center!
468 Rodney Orr By Pass, US 129, Robbinsville , NC 28771 | For more info call 828.837.9155
Hours of Operation: 6:30 am - 5:15 pm | Serving Children Ages: Birth—5 years | Licensed Capacity: 45 children
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Elf Early Education & Preschool Hayesville, NC
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NC Division of Child Development and Early EducationSmart Start, Region & Partnership for Children
Elf Child Development Center is a quality small child care facility peacefully located near the shores of beautiful Lake Chatauge. The center boasts experienced and trained staff who are educated in the field of early childhood education and looking to make your child’s preschool experience the first step in a lifetime of learning. Small classroom sizes and low child-staff ratios make Elf the perfect choice for the family looking for an alternative to large preschool programs. Stop by today to see for yourself the happy faces and positive learning and nurturing environment. You will see why Elf Child Development Center is the perfect choice for your family and your child!
6 Cold Branch Rd. Hayesville, NC 28904 | For more info call 828.837.9155
Hours of Operation: 5:00 am - 5:00 pm | Serving Children Ages: Birth - 5 years | Licensed Capacity: 46 children
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Hazelwood Early Education & Preschool Waynesville, NC
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NC Division of Child Development and Early EducationSmart Start, Region & Partnership for ChildrenMore at Four, Pre-kindergarten Program
Hazelwood Early Care and Education Center is a quality child care facility conveniently located near downtown Waynesville. It is a partnership between Southwestern Child Development Commission and the Haywood Public Schools. The center boasts experienced and educated staff in the field of early childhood development and they are looking to make your child’s preschool experience the first step in a lifetime of learning. The center offers a continuum of care from birth through Pre-K. Stop by today and see for yourself the happy smiles, the positive learning and the nurturing environment that is Hazelwood Early Care and Education. All we need is your child!
1372 Virginia Ave . Waynesville, NC 28786 | For more info call 828.837.9155
Hours of Operation: 7:00 am - 5:00 pm | Serving Children Ages: Birth - 5 years | Licensed Capacity: 150 children
More at Four, Pre-kindergarten Program
     
         
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Log Cabin Early Education & Preschool Cherokee, NC
Rating: - Developmental Day Center
NC Division of Child Development and Early EducationSmart Start, Region & Partnership for Children
Log Cabin Learning Center is a quality child care facility located in Cherokee, NC. The center boasts experienced and educated staff in the field of early childhood development and they are looking to make your child’s preschool experience the first step in a lifetime of learning. Children with special needs are welcome and trained staff are available to work with them on site. The center offers a continuum of care from birth through Pre-K. Stop by today and see firsthand the happy smiles, the positive learning and the nurturing environment that is Log Cabin Learning Center. All we need is your child to complete this picture of great early learning!
52 Keener Cabin Rd. Cherokee, NC 28719 | For more info call 828.837.9155
Hours of Operation: 6:45 am - 5:30 pm | Serving Children Ages: Birth - 5 years | Licensed Capacity: 29 children
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Marble Early Education & Preschool Marble, NC
Rating: - Developmental Day Center
NC Division of Child Development and Early EducationSmart Start, Region & Partnership for Children
Marble Learning Center is a quality small child care facility nestled in the woods off Airport Rd. The center boasts small classroom sizes and low child-staff ratios and provides a wonderful alternative to larger preschool programs. Staff are experienced and educated in the field of early childhood development and are looking to make your child’s preschool experience the first step to a lifetime of learning. Children with special needs are welcome and trained staff are available to work with them on site. Stop by today and see firsthand the happy smiles, the positive learning and the nurturing environment that is Valley River Learning Center!
PO Box 250 Marble, NC 28788 | For more info call: 828.837.9155
Hours of Operation: 6:45 am - 5:30 pm | Serving Children Ages: Birth—5 years | Licensed Capacity: 17 children
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Murphy Early Education & Preschool Murphy, NC
Rating: - Developmental Day Center
NC Division of Child Development and Early EducationSmart Start, Region & Partnership for Children More at Four, Pre-kindergarten Program
Murphy Learning Center is a quality small child care facility conveniently located near the heart of Murphy. The center boasts staff who are experienced and educated in the field of early childhood development and are looking to make your child’s preschool experience the first step in a lifetime of learning. Children with special needs are welcome and trained staff are available to work with them on site. Stop by today and see firsthand the happy faces, the positive learning and the nurturing environment that is Valley River Learning Center. All we need is your child to complete the picture of great early learning!
1228 Andrews Rd. Murphy, NC 28906 | For more info call 828.837.9155
Hours of Operation: 6:45 am - 5:30 pm | Serving Children Ages: Birth - 5 years | Licensed Capacity: 65 children
More at Four, Pre-kindergarten Program
     
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Shepherd Early Education & Preschool Sylva, NC
Rating: - NAEYC Accredited Developmental Day Center
NC Division of Child Development and Early EducationSmart Start, Region & Partnership for Children
Shepherd is a quality small child care facility located near downtown Sylva. The center boasts a quaint home-like atmosphere for children and families seeking an alternative to a large child care program. Children with special needs are welcome and trained staff are available to work with them on site. Staff are experienced and educated in the field of early childhood education and are ready to make your child’s preschool experience the best it can be. Stop by Shepherd Learning Center today to see the loving care, the nurturing atmosphere and meet the dedicated staff. All we need is your child to complete the picture of great early learning!
189 Grindstaff Rd. Sylva, NC 28779 | For more info call 828.837.9155
Hours of Operation: 7:30 am - 5:30 pm | Serving Children Ages: Birth - 5 years | Licensed Capacity: 36 children
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Silver Bluff Early Education & Preschool Canton, NC
Rating:
NC Division of Child Development and Early EducationSmart Start, Region & Partnership for ChildrenMore at Four, Pre-kindergarten Program
Silver Bluff Child Development is a quality small child care facility located onthe property of Silver Bluff Village. As a workplace child care facility, children are able to benefit from the interactions with residents and the owners of the business. As a parent, you can be secure in the knowledge that your child is nestled in a close-knit community dedicated to the care and nurturing of others. The center is part of the Eden Alternative which encourages geriatric and young minds to interact and grow together. Visit the center today to experience the care that is Silver Bluff and see why the center is the perfect choice for your child and family.
20 Papoose Lane Canton, NC 28716 | For more info call 828.837.9155
Hours of Operation: 6:45 am - 5:30 pm | Serving Children Ages: Birth - 5 years | Licensed Capacity: 54 children
More at Four, Pre-kindergarten Program
     
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St. John's Early Education & Preschool Waynesville, NC
Rating: - NAEYC Accredited Developmental Day Center
NC Division of Child Development and Early EducationSmart Start, Region & Partnership for ChildrenMore at Four, Pre-kindergarten Program
St. John’s Learning Center is a quality child care facility conveniently located in downtown Waynesville across from St. John’s Catholic Church. The center boasts wonderful outdoor playground space, spacious classrooms and educated staff. St. John’s philosophy is that each child is different and learns according to his individual abilities. Education is directed by the Creative Curriculum. Children with special needs are welcome and trained staff are available to work with them on site. The center functions much like an extended family and your child will feel at home right away. Visit the center today and experience the care and love that is St. John’s.
225 Church St. Waynesville, NC 28786 | For more info call 828.837.9155
Hours of Operation: 7:00 am - 5:30 pm | Serving Children Ages: Birth - 5 years | Licensed Capacity: 160 children
More at Four, Pre-kindergarten Program
St. John's - More At Four Classroom      
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Webster Early Education and Preschool/Fairview Annex Webster, NC
Rating: - Developmental Day Center
NC Division of Child Development and Early EducationSmart Start, Region & Partnership for ChildrenMore at Four, Pre-kindergarten Program
Webster Child Development Center is a quality child care facility conveniently located on the Main Street through Webster and the building serves as the hub of the tiny Webster Community. The community embraces the facility and watches over the children as they play in the yard. The staff are experienced and educated in the field of early childhood education and looking to make your child’s preschool experience the first step in a lifetime of learning. Children with special needs are welcome and trained staff are available to work with them on site. Note from a parent of an autistic child, “The amount of progress he has made verbally and socially is unbelievable... I have absolutely no regrets about (him) attending this school. You are all amazing.” Stop by today and experience firsthand the happy smiles, the positive learning and the nurturing environment that is Webster Child Development.
1528 Webster Road | Webster, NC 28788 | For more info call 828.837.9155
Hours of Operation: 6:30 am - 5:30 pm | Serving Children Ages: Birth—5 years | Licensed Capacity: 91 children
     
More at Four, Pre-kindergarten Program
   
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Webster Enterprises Early Education & Preschool Sylva, NC
Rating:
NC Division of Child Development and Early EducationSmart Start, Region & Partnership for ChildrenMore at Four, Pre-kindergarten Program
Webster Enterprises Early Education and Preschool is a quality child care facility recently constructed to help alleviate the child care crisis in Jackson County. The center was built with a grassroots fundraising effort and support from local businesses and organizations. The staff are experienced and educated in the field of early childhood education and looking to make your child’s preschool experience the first step in a lifetime of learning. Small classroom sizes and low child-staff ratios make Webster Enterprises a great alternative to a large preschool program. Stop by today and see for yourself why Webster Enterprises is the perfect choice for your family and your child!
140 Little Savannah Rd. Sylva, NC 28779 | For more info call 828.837.9155
Hours of Operation: 6:45 am - 5:30 pm | Serving Children Ages: Birth - 5 years | Licensed Capacity: 65 children
More at Four, Pre-kindergarten Program
     

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