Lemon Grove Daycare

Find Lemon Grove 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.


Aka Head Start - San Miguel 7059 San Miguel Lemon Grove CA 91945 619-460-6611


Christian Church Of Lemon Grove Preschool 6970 San Miguel Lemon Grove CA 91945 619-465-1887

Christian Church Of Lemon Grove School Age Prog 6970 San Miguel Lemon Grove CA 91945 619-465-1887

Christian Creative Learning Academy 2920 Main Street Lemon Grove CA 91945 619-698-4306

Christian Creative Learning Academy/School-Age 2920 Main Street Lemon Grove CA 91945 619-698-4306

Discovery Learning Center 1515 Skyline Drive Lemon Grove CA 91945 619-461-7161

East County Family YMCA Golden 7885 Golden Avenue Lemon Grove CA 91945 619-460-5954

East County Family YMCA Mount Vernon 8350 Mount Vernon Street Lemon Grove CA 91945 619-460-5313

East County Family YMCA San Altos 1750 Madera Street Lemon Grove CA 91945 619-463-9905

East County Family YMCA San Miguel 7059 San Miguel Lemon Grove CA 91945 619-465-1601

Embassy Christian Academy 2770 Glebe Road Lemon Grove CA 91945 619-567-5500

Golden Avenue Preschool 7885 Golden Avenue Lemon Grove CA 91945 619-825-5637

Lemon Grove State Preschool 8350 Mount Vernon Street Lemon Grove CA 91945 619-825-5600

Merry Go Round Learning Center 2749 Lemon Grove Avenue Lemon Grove CA 91945 619-469-7281

Merry Go Round Learning Center - School Age 2749 Lemon Grove Avenue Lemon Grove CA 91945 619-469-7281

Monterey Heights Elementary Preschool 7550 Canton Drive Lemon Grove CA 91945 619-825-5673

Omega Learning Center 3205 Washington Street Lemon Grove CA 91945 619-408-5142

San Altos Preschool 1750 Madera Street Lemon Grove CA 91945 619-825-5621

St John Of The Cross Preschool 8175 Lemon Grove Way Lemon Grove CA 91945 619-460-2430

About Lemon Grove Daycares

Lemon Grove 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 Lemon Grove, 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:
  • Lemon Grove home, private, and public daycare programs
  • After school programs and supervision
  • Lemon Grove childcare programs and services
  • Educational programming
  • Health and safety policies and regulations
Types of Daycare

Daycare services in Lemon Grove, 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 Lemon Grove 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 Lemon Grove Daycare services address staffing levels, the design and safety of physical spaces, accessibility, food, and programming. Lemon Grove background checks of all staff members are almost universally required.

Lemon Grove 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 Lemon Grove 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 Lemon Grove 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 Lemon Grove.

Lemon Grove Home Daycares

Home Daycares are run by an individual and provide childcare in a home in Lemon Grove, 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.