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Committed to Great Childcare

Experience

With more than 40 years of service to our community, we are one of the most experienced childcare centers in the DC Metro area.

Top Curriculum

We use an award-winning evidence-driven curriculum that makes classroom play a transformative learning experience.

Commitment

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.

Community

Our long-standing relationships with local families are the most important part of our work.

Our Classrooms

Infants (Lambs & Ducklings)

Two classrooms of 8 children each. Ages: 3 to 12 months. Staff to child ratio is 1:4 or better.

**2 spaces in Lambs and 4 spaces in Ducklings are available.**

 

Mobile Infants (Bunnies)

Two classrooms of 8 babies, ages: 12 to 18 months. Staff to child ratio is 1:4 or better.

**5 spaces are available.**

Toddlers (Penguins)

Two classrooms of 8 children, ages: 18 to 24 months. Staff to child ratio is 1:4 or better.

**No spaces are available**

Toddlers (Pandas)

Twelve children, ages: 24 to 30 months. Staff to child ratio is 1:4 or better.

**1 space is available.**

Mixed Age Group (Butterflies)

Fifteen children, ages: 2 ½ to 3 ½. Staff to child ratio is 1:6 or better.

**No spaces are available.**

Pre-K (Rainbow Fish)

Eighteen children, ages: 3 ½ to 5. Staff to child ratio is 1:6 or better.

**8 spaces are available.**

BCDC Recent News

  • Virtual Back to School Night!

    Families will receive a zoom link prior o the event. September 21, 2021-7:00 pm. Lambs, Ducklings, Bunnies, Penguins September 23, 2021-7:00 pm. Pandas, Butterflies, Rainbow Fish

  • BCDC Board Meet & Greet

    Grab some coffee and meet the BCDC Board. During drop-off, 8:00 am-9:00 am, the BCDC Board will be welcoming families old and new to the new school year. Stop by, enjoy some coffee, and see how you can get involved! Friday, September 17, 2021 Friday, September 24, 2021 Friday, October 1, 2021

  • BCDC Restaurant Night-Nando’s Peri Peri

    After pickup on September 14, 2021, join our fundraising event by purchasing dinner for your family from Nando’s Peri-Peri! BCDC will receive a portion of the proceeds.

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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FAQ

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 contact BCDC to see if a space is available in your child’s age group by phone (202-364-8799) or email Erin Silvan, Assistant Director: erin@bcdconline.org

Applications can be submitted online. Click here to apply.