What We Do
The early childhood development programs provided by Miami
Valley Child Development Centers, Inc. concentrate on literacy and
school readiness for children ages zero to five. MVCDC's students
enter Kindergarten better prepared:
- Social development: choices, self-discipline,
self-confidence, relating with other children and adults, problem
solving, critical thinking abilities
- Creative Self-Expression: thoughts, feelings, and
ideas; introduction to a wide range of art materials
- Language and Literacy: alphabet awareness,
vocabulary growth through a variety of experiences
- Mathematics and science: focus on classification,
seriation, numbers, space, and time
- Music and Movement: music appreciation and
singing, expression of creativity
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Our Locations and Programs
MVCDC offers more than 50 center locations in Montgomery, Clark,
and Madison counties. Convenient schedule choices fit most parents'
Full day and part day programs are available as well as Early Head
Start and home-based care.
We operate the NATION'S FIRST FARM-BASED Head Start Center!
A unique school readiness experience is available through MVCDC at the Aullwood Farm Discovery Center located at 9101 Frederick Road. Part day sessions are available for children ages 3-5 on Monday-Thursday.
Registration is open to all families—regardless of income and county location—within the greater Miami Valley region. Call 937.837.2148 for more information.
We understand how important this is to our parents. At Miami
Valley Child Development Centers, Inc. our staff will earn your
trust while providing you peace of mind that your child is safe.
Our goal is to exceed your expectations when it comes to high
quality care and early education for your child. Your child will be
nurtured, loved, and encouraged to learn.
Over the past 49 years, we have helped mold the social and
academic futures of well over 100,000 young children in the Miami
Our work has led to MVCDC being recognized as the premier early
childhood educator for Clark, Madison, and Montgomery counties.
We incorporate the High Scope curricula for math, literacy,
science, social-emotional, physical, and creative learning. Our highly trained and loving staff look forward to helping prepare you and your child for school.
Higher education, staff continuity, and a strong love of children
are the cornerstones of our programming. Your child will receive individualized attention through our excellent
teacher to child ratio of 2:17.
Our goal is to ensure that children are ready to enter
Kindergarten and continue at a high rate of learning.
Early Head Start
State Funded Preschool
Full Day & Half Day Classrooms
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“Since starting my GED class, I have managed to obtain a job. My new job has allowed me to make a way for my family. This makes me feel important and dedicated. All of my fellow students are great. I love coming to class because I feel like I can make it.”
MVCDC equals quality! Nineteen of our centers are now Step Up to Quality Star and NAEYC accredited.