About Our Program

Program Mission Statement

Our mission is that each individual child will grow spiritually, emotionally, and physically, through the love of Jesus to develop a sense of independence and will be given opportunities to develop self-reliance and problem-solving skills.

Program Goals

  1. To lay the foundation for Christ-centered living for all children & families.
  2. For the presence of Jesus to be seen in our words, actions, and deeds.
  3. To maintain a “5” star rating at all times.
  4. For staff to provide developmentally appropriate activities to aid in children’s growth.
  5. For staff to continue their education through workshops, training sessions, or furthering college education.
  6. To offer the opportunity to develop positive relationships with adults and with other children.
  7. For children to have the opportunity to create, explore the environment, learn problem solving skills, and personal interaction through first-hand experiences.

Fees

All weekly fees are due within the current week of care. Late fees will be added to fees not paid during that week.

Registration Fee

There is a one-time $100 registration fee due at the time of registration.

Meals

Morning Snack served at 8:15 am
Lunch served between 11:00-11:15 am
Afternoon Snack served at 2:15 pm

Parent Involvement

Parent involvement is encouraged. Activities offered are:

  • Mother’s Day breakfast
  • Father’s Day breakfast
  • Center anniversary celebration
  • Grandparent’s Day special activity
  • Thanksgiving gathering
  • Christmas program and party
  • Holiday parties
  • Graduation and reception
  • Scholastic book fair

Five Star Rating

Centers are now being rated with the Star Rating System. Centers can receive one to five stars. Five stars is the highest standard. Woodlawn Baptist Child Development Center has five stars. We are members of the North Carolina Licensing Child Care Association and the Foothills Association of Childcare Educators.

Hours of Operation

Center opens at 6:30 AM and closes at 5:30 PM.
Children are limited to a 9 1/2 hour stay at the center. For example, if your child arrives at 6:30 AM, they must be picked up by 4:00 PM.

Teacher/Child Ratios

0-6 month old class
2 teachers : 8 children

6-12 month old class
2 teachers : 8 children

12-18 month old class
2 teachers : 10 children

18-24 month old class
2 teachers : 10 children

2 year old class
2 teachers : 12 children

2 1/2-3 year old class
1 teacher : 8 children

Young 3 year old class
1 teacher : 9 children

Old 3 year old class
1 teacher : 9 children

3 1/2-4 year old class
1 teacher : 9 children

4 year old class
1 teacher : 12 children

Curriculum

Bible based
Weekly theme

Other Special Guests and Activities

Portraits made twice a year
Visit from Conover Fire Department
Stretch -N- Grow for Four Year Olds

Resource Agencies

Early Childhood Support Team

  • Education Specialist
  • Behavior Specialist
  • Workshop Training for staff and parents
  • Speech Therapist

You can visit the Woodlawn Baptist Church website at http://www.woodlawnbaptist.org.