Child Care Needs
Quality child care is an issue that impacts every family. Research is clear about the positive effects that quality child care experiences have on children – starting from infancy. When children have healthy, supportive environments and relationships, they are more caring, competent, and contributing citizens.
We want to support your family in choosing child care that meets your needs, and contributes to your child’s healthy development.
- Need help finding child care? Iowa Community Child Care Resource and Referral has parent specialists ready to assist you in finding quality child care that meets the needs of your family. Visit the web site here: http://www.iowaccrr.org/who_we_are/region_5/
- Iowa Community Child Care Resource and Referral: A Guide to Choosing Quality Child Care – download the PDF here.
- Iowa State University Scott County Extension and Outreach: Child Care Checklist for Parents – download the PDF here.
- Early childhood learning programs are offered at the Davenport Community Schools’ Children’s Village programs – visit the web page here.
- In addition to our four full-day Children’s Village locations, Davenport Community Schools manages sites that offer a 2-hour program for 4-year-olds under Iowa Statewide Voluntary Preschool Program for Four-Year-Olds. To learn more, visit this web page. We also partner with schools and organizations under Iowa’s program for four-year-olds. To learn more about our partner sites, visit this web page.
School Agers: Kindergarten through Fifth Grade
- Davenport Out of School Time Committee: Community Guide to School Age Child Care
- Need help finding child care? Iowa Community Child Care Resource and Referral has parent specialists ready to assist you in finding quality child care that meets the needs of your family: http://www.iowaccrr.org/who_we_are/region_5/
- Stepping Stones Afterschool and Summer Programs: http://www.davenportschools.org/our-departments/afterschool-and-summer-programs/
- Scott County Family Y: http://www.scottcountyfamilyy.org/
- Boys & Girls Club of the Mississippi Valley: https://www.bgcmv.org/portal/
No School Days
- Davenport Community School District 2016-17 School Calendar
- Davenport Community School District Inclement Weather Policy
The following organizations provide care when school is not in session: