San Juan Capistrano CA Daycare

Find San Juan Capistrano, 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.


Capistrano Beach Cities YMCA- Del Obispo 25591 Camino Del Avion San Juan Capistrano CA 92675 949-493-4315


Capistrano Beach Cities YMCA-Ambuehl 28001 San Juan Creek Road San Juan Capistrano CA 92675 949-495-0453

Capistrano Beach Cities YMCA-San Juan 31642 El Camino Real San Juan Capistrano CA 92675 949-496-1609

Capistrano USD/San Juan State Preschool 31642 El Camino Real San Juan Capistrano CA 92675 949-493-4533

Capo Valley Head Start 31485 El Camino Real San Juan Capistrano CA 92675 949-661-6978

Community Presbyterian Preschool & Kindergarten 32202 Del Obispo Street San Juan Capistrano CA 92675 949-493-9141

Evelyn Lobo Villegas Head Start 32204 Del Obispo Street San Juan Capistrano CA 92675 949-661-5243

Kinoshita Elementry 2 Via Positiva San Juan Capistrano CA 92675 949-489-2131

Marbella Montessori 31113 Rancho Viejo Road San Juan Capistrano CA 92675 949-661-3355

Mission Parish School 31641 El Camino Real San Juan Capistrano CA 92675 949-234-1385

Rancho Capistrano Community Church Preschool 29251 Camino Capistrano San Juan Capistrano CA 92675 949-347-4023

Saddleback Valley Christian Schools Ecc 26333 Oso Road San Juan Capistrano CA 92675 949-443-4399

San Juan Montessori School 32143 Alipaz Street San Juan Capistrano CA 92675 949-496-2927

St Margaret's School 31641 La Novia Avenue San Juan Capistrano CA 92675 949-661-0108

Stonebridge Montessori 32091 Alipaz Street San Juan Capistrano CA 92675 949-496-6776

About San Juan Capistrano Daycares

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

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

San Juan Capistrano 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 San Juan Capistrano 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 San Juan Capistrano 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 San Juan Capistrano.

San Juan Capistrano Home Daycares

Home Daycares are run by an individual and provide childcare in a home in San Juan Capistrano, 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.