Below is a list of the top and leading child cares in Calgary. To help you find the child cares located near you in Calgary, we put together our list based on this rating points list.
Calgary’s Best Child Cares:
The top-rated child cares in Calgary:
- Calgary Childcare Centre – offers a positive, structured, safe, and happy environment.
- Discovery Child Care – uses the “learning through play” approach.
- BrightPath McKenzie Towne – act as mentors who inspire creativity.
- Panda Child Development Centre – offers quality, developmentally appropriate programs.
- A Child’s View Learning Centre Ltd – celebrating business for 25 years in the industry.
Calgary Childcare Centre
Fist on the list is a center that is confident that Calgary Childcare Centre is the right place for every child as they reflect a positive, structured, safe, and happy environment. Their employees are qualified with either a child development assistant, worker, or supervisor certification and currently hold and keep up to date with First Aid/ CPR certification. All employees have and must obtain a criminal record check upon hire.
Their caregivers regularly attend seminars, workshops, and health courses to educate themselves as best they can and keep up to date on the latest information in childcare. They have rules, procedures, and policies that employees are knowledgeable about and must abide by. They encourage all staff to work as a team to be creative, enthusiastic, nurturing, and imaginative to all children.
Infants, Toddlers, Preschool, Pre Kindergarten, Out of School Care
Address: 830 1 Ave NE #201, Calgary, AB T2E 0C3
Phone: 587 716 6030
“This daycare is absolutely fantastic. My toddler twin boys love it – which says a lot. Everyone is very kind and the atmosphere is very positive. I’m very grateful I found this daycare.” – Jane
Discovery Child Care
Second on the list uses the “learning through play” approach, Discovery Child Care. They offer a secure, fun-loving, and stimulating environment where children’s diversity and individual differences are recognized and respected. Their staff members are diverse, well-trained, and strive to offer the best care in a cozy, family-oriented atmosphere. They have a preschool program for children aged 3 – 4 years old that runs in our Sunflower Room, Raindrop Room, and Butterfly Room.
Discovery Child Care also has a Kindergarten all-day program for 4-5-year-old children. The comprehensive program is designed to prepare children for Grade 1 by fostering language and literacy skills, executive function development, math and science skills, art, as well as physical education.
Address: 1134 8 Ave SW, Calgary, AB T2P 1J5
Phone: 403 261 2811
“My child has special needs and Discovery Childcare has done their best to accommodate her. They are truly like a home away from home, They help the kids to be tolerant and loving which is so so important especially today. I highly recommend them and would give them 10 stars out of 5 if I could.” – Gloria D’cruz
BrightPath McKenzie Towne
All our BigPath McKenzie strives for excellence in design and is created with the vision of changing the way children learn and succeed. The environment is designed to support the very best in holistic early childhood education and care and boasts an incredible array of amenities and learning materials, which include an indoor gymnasium, spacious rooms, and industry-leading technology in the classrooms at select centers.
They are powered by people. Here at BrightPath, they pride themselves on a people-first attitude and believe in the word ‘team.’ They are not just experts in their field, nor daily caregivers; rather they act as mentors who inspire creativity, learning, individuality, and respect for a child’s natural psychological, physical and social development.
Before & After School Care, Kindergarten, Remote Learning Program, Educational Support Services, etc.
Address: 97 McKenzie Towne Blvd SE, Calgary, AB T2Z 3S7
Phone: 403 726 3156
“The level of care at BrightPath McKenzie Towne is exceptional. My daughter transitioned there at 2 which can be a delicate age, and between the admin and in class, staff she excelled! The play based hands on learning coupled with social emotional development makes it a great choice for any family looking for care for their child. I can’t wait to enrol my second!” – Heather Knowler
Panda Child Development Centre
Panda’s philosophy of child care: believe that high quality, developmentally appropriate programs should be available to all children and their families and should be applied to the four components of Early Childhood programs: curriculum, adult-child interactions, relations between the home and program, and developmental evaluation of children. They believe children learn through play and a good program will provide opportunities for all levels of development and types of play.
Curriculum, Adult-child Interactions, Relations Between the Home and Program, and Developmental Evaluation of Children
Address: 8032 Ranchero Rd NW, Calgary, AB T3G 1C3
Phone: 403 239 6940
“I love the daycare. My son goes there and he loves it. He had issues adjusting everywhere else but he is happy now! He loves his teacher Miss Eva! The administration is also very cooperative. Linda is very responsible and proactive.” – Arooj Nazir
A Child’s View Learning Centre Ltd
Last on the list is A Child’s View Learning Centre. They are in business for 25 years, believe in the importance of nourishing a child’s mind, body and soul by focusing on six primary areas of development that promote education and understanding in both learning and social environments. We work hand-in-hand with parents. Their activities are created as per the child’s development and interest that match the needs of each child.
Daycare Before and After School, Programs, Preschool Summer Care for School-Age Children, etc.
Address: 6107 4 Ave NE, Calgary, AB T2A 5A1
Phone: 403 235 6330
“I have been dealing with Sammi and her staff for over 9 years and I have nothing but praises! Both my children love coming to daycare and look forward to it on a daily. I’ve never had any issue! Sammi and her staff are amazing and helpful and so kind! I would and have recommended A Child’s View 100 times over. Its give me peace knowing that my kids are in the care of these amazing ladies. 🙂” – Kendra Sturridge