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Why Choose Us?

Choosing a child-care provider for your family is one of the most important decisions you will make as a parent. We understand that looking for the best care can be a challenge. Listed below are some advantages MCC has to offer in helping you to make the best decision for you and your child:

School Environment
  • Warm, inviting and family-oriented environment.
  • Open year-round, with convenient hours 7am – 6 pm daily.
  • Flexible hours for parents, including a half-day program.
  • Breakfast, hot lunch and afternoon snacks provided daily.  .
  • Culturally diverse enrollment.
  • Qualified, long-term, staff, averaging 11+ years experience.
  • Closed fewer days per year than most schools.

Safety
  • First-aid and CPR certified teachers, with First Aid kits in each classroom.
  • Medication administration and EPI-Pen training for all staff.
  • Fire and earthquake drills performed monthly.
  • Customized, rubberized covering in play area.

Learning Environment
  • Developmental philosophy with an academic emphasis
  • Low teacher to Child Ratio:  Two qualified teachers in each classroom
  • Extracurricular (enrichment) activities offered:  Webby Dance, Piano lessons, and Musikgarden.
  • Separate, age appropriate classrooms rather than partitions for separation.

Nutrition & Meals
  • Full-service, on-site kitchen with a dedicated cook committed to preparing fresh food daily.
  • All menus meet guidelines for nutrition from the Child & Adult Care Food program.
  • All children are served nutritional foods in appropriate amounts for their dietary needs.
  • Meals are served family-style – Children learn independence, cooperation, how to make decisions, communications, self-help skills and table manners.
  • Teachers join children and encourage conversation and positive mealtime etiquette.

Facilities & Resources
  • Full kitchen with dedicated chef.
  • Continuous improvements and updates to classrooms
  • MCC-owned vans for school pickups.