El Segundo Daycare

Find El Segundo California daycares and preschools. Daycares provide information on licensed infant and child care assistance, 24 hour and weekend day care centers, montessori, private, and public facilities.

Beach Babies 2161 East Grand Avenue El Segundo CA 90245 310-322-8900

El Segundo Co-Op Nursery School 300 East Pine Avenue El Segundo CA 90245 310-524-2892

El Segundo Preschool 301 West Grand Avenue El Segundo CA 90245 310-322-0807

Hilltop Christian Preschool & Day Camp 717 East Grand Avenue El Segundo CA 90245 310-322-4348

Hilltop Christian School-Age & Day Camp 717 East Grand Avenue El Segundo CA 90245 310-322-5757

Mattel Child Development Center - Preschool 333 Continental Boulevard El Segundo CA 90245 310-252-3311

South Bay Children's Center 2270 East El Segundo Boulevard El Segundo CA 90245 310-535-5580

St Anthony Preschool 205 Lomita Street El Segundo CA 90245 310-416-9693

St John's Lutheran Church Nursery School 1611 East Sycamore Avenue El Segundo CA 90245 310-615-0211

St Michael's Children's Center 361 Richmond Street El Segundo CA 90245 310-322-7522

About El Segundo Daycares

El Segundo Daycare is a service that supervises and cares for children too young to be left alone during periods when parents or guardians are unavailable, due to work or other commitments in El Segundo, CA. Daycare services are typically used for children too young to attend school or preschool, or for school-aged children that need supervision immediately before or after school hours.

You may contact Daycares for questions about:
  • El Segundo home, private, and public daycare programs
  • After school programs and supervision
  • El Segundo childcare programs and services
  • Educational programming
  • Health and safety policies and regulations
Types of Daycare

Daycare services in El Segundo, California come in a variety of forms, including Daycare Centers operated by private businesses, non-profit and religious organizations, and government agencies, as well as Home Daycares run by individuals. While Daycare usually refers to the supervision and care of children, somewhat comparable services for elderly or disabled adults also exist, which are usually referred to as El Segundo Adult Daycares.

California Licensed Daycare

All Daycare services are regulated extensively by California State agencies. The regulation and licensing of Daycare services usually falls within the California Human Services Department or the Office of Early Childhood. Regulations concerning El Segundo Daycare services address staffing levels, the design and safety of physical spaces, accessibility, food, and programming. El Segundo background checks of all staff members are almost universally required.

El Segundo Daycare Centers

Daycare Centers are operations that provide daycare in a setting other than a private home. They are typically larger and provide a classroom-style format that groups children by age. Most El Segundo Daycare Centers offer structured programming, and many are accredited as providers of early learning programs. California State regulations determine how many adult staff members are required per child, based on the children's age. Infants typically require at least one adult for every three infants. The ratio of children to adults increases with the children's age to a maximum of approximately ten children per adult staff members, though this varies by state. Daycare Centers are usually owned and operated by El Segundo private businesses, non-profit organizations, or religious organizations. Government involvement in Daycare is usually limited to subsidizing Daycare costs for low-income families, though there are some examples of government owned and operated Daycare Centers in El Segundo.

El Segundo Home Daycares

Home Daycares are run by an individual and provide childcare in a home in El Segundo, California. The licensing requirements and regulations for Home Daycares differ somewhat from Daycare Centers. In addition to adult to children ratios, CA law imposes a total maximum number of children that can be cared for in a single home. Safety and design requirements also differ from Daycare Centers.