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Committed to Great Childcare

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With more than 40 years of service to our community, we are one of the most experienced childcare centers in the DC Metro area.
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We use an award-winning evidence-driven curriculum that makes classroom play a transformative learning experience.
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Many of our teachers have been employed with BCDC for more than 10 years, and several others have been with us for more than 25-30 years.
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Our long-standing relationships with local families are the most important part of our work.

Our Classrooms

Two classrooms of 8 children each. Ages: 3 to 12 months. Staff to child ratio is 1:4 or better.
One classroom of 8 babies, ages: 12 to 18 months. Staff to child ratio is 1:4 or better.
Eight children, ages: 18 to 24 months. Staff to child ratio is 1:4 or better.
Twelve children, ages: 24 to 30 months. Staff to child ratio is 1:4 or better.
Fifteen children, ages: 2 ½ to 3 ½. Staff to child ratio is 1:6 or better.
Eighteen children, ages: 3 ½ to 5. Staff to child ratio is 1:6 or better.

BCDC Recent News

From the Director

What a memorable year it has been and it’s not over yet… We are so happy to be open and operating safely for children, families and staff! It takes a lot of energy and effort on everyone’s part to help us provide a safe environment and program for the BCDC community. I want to thank […]

Calendar of Events

CALENDAR OF EVENTS September Tues. Sept. 15th @ 7pm—Virtual Back to School Night for Infant & Toddler classes Wed. Sept. 16th @ 7pm—Virtual Back to School Night for Pandas, Butterflies, Rainbow Fish & Koalas classes. Thur. Sept. 17th– BCDC Virtual Board Meeting 5-6pm October Mon. Oct. 1st—TUITION DUE! Mon. Oct. 12th—BCDC CLOSED for Columbus Day […]

Virtual Back to School Night

VIRTUAL BACK TO SCHOOL NIGHT We will hold our first ever “Virtual” Back to School Night for parents. Tuesday, Sept. 15 @ 7pm- Lambs, Ducklings, Bunnies & Penguins Wednesday, Sept. 16 @ 7pm— Pandas, Butterflies, Rainbow Fish & Koalas You will receive a list of zoom ID’s for all classes through Tadpoles. Go to zoom.us, […]

Staying Healthy & COVID -19 Updates

COVID-19 Updates From a meeting with OSSE & DC Health today:  Playdates and group gatherings i.e.; birthday parties, etc. have contributed to recent COVID cases in child care settings. We must continue to limit the # of exposures for children.  If a child has been exposed to someone who tested positive for COVID, […]

A Wonderful Place for Learning

BCDC is not just a daycare center; we’re an environment where even the tiniest learners are free to explore, grow and make friends. We inspire learning in several ways, but here are just four of them:

Full Day Program
High Teacher : Child Ratios
Fun and Varied Curriculum
Indoor and Outdoor Play

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What Parents Are Saying


Due to COVID-19 we are currently operating Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. When pandemic restrictions are lifted, we will return to our normal hours of 8:00 am to 6:00 pm.

We currently have spaces available! Please BCDC to see if a space is available in your child’s age group by phone (202-364-8799) or email (info@bcdconline.org).

Applications can be submitted online. Click here to apply.