Shades Mountain Christian School in Birmingham, Alabama

Popularity:#198 of 231 Daycares in Birmingham#314 of 358 Daycares in Jefferson County#1,691 of 1,926 Daycares in Alabama#92,890 in Daycares

Shades Mountain Christian School Details

Address for Shades Mountain Christian School, a Daycare, at Old Tyler Road, Birmingham AL.

Shades Mountain Christian School
2290 Old Tyler Road
Birmingham, Alabama, 35226

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About the Shades Mountain Christian School

The Shades Mountain Christian School, located in Birmingham, AL, is a childcare facility that supervises and cares for children. Daycare services support parents and guardians by caring for children too young to be left alone, most often children too young to attend school or school-aged children that require before or after school care.

You may contact Daycares for questions about:
  • Birmingham home, private, and public daycare programs
  • After school programs and supervision
  • Birmingham childcare programs and services
  • Educational programming
  • Health and safety policies and regulations
  • Birmingham financial assistance programs
Daycare Policies

The Daycare follows Alabama health and safety regulations, including requirements on the ratio between caregivers and children. In addition, the Daycare sets its own policies for enrollment, hours of operation, joining the waitlist, administering medication, and food allergy restrictions. Contact the Daycare for questions about specific policies or regulations.

Alabama State Daycare Licensing

In order to operate in Alabama, Daycare services must meet Alabama state regulations and comply with licensing regulations. Licensed Daycares meet state requirements on staffing levels, the safety of the location, accessibility, and programming. The licensing requirements vary for childcare centers and in-home daycares, with different standards for the maximum number of children at the facility. The safety and design requirements also differ depending on the facility type. Daycares undergo periodic reviews to maintain their license, which include background checks of all staff members. In addition to state licensing, the Daycare may hold additional accreditations, such as NAEYC accreditation.

Early Learning Programs

The Daycare offers early learning programs designed to promote learning and growth for Birmingham children enrolled in the Daycare. These programs emphasize play-based learning, verbal communications, gross motor skills, curiosity, and social skills. For preschool-aged children, the Daycare learning programs focus on kindergarten readiness skills.

Birmingham Financial Assistance for Daycare

Birmingham residents may qualify for childcare financial assistance programs depending on their income, household size, and other factors. In Alabama, federal programs including Head Start and Early Head Start provide childcare services for low-income families. Alabama state also distributes federal child care subsidies, also known as vouchers or fee assistance, for low-income families. Contact the Shades Mountain Christian School for more information on financial assistance programs.

Contact the Shades Mountain Christian School

You may contact the Shades Mountain Christian School by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: Shades Mountain Christian School, 2290 Old Tyler Road, Birmingham, Alabama, 35226.