Daycares in Washington DC

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Recent Reviews for in Washington DC
Flower Avenue Little Playhouse, Takoma Park
"This provider is a very good caregiver to our son, Benji. She is responsible and we feel safe leaving Benji under her care. She is responsive to Benji's needs and he is happy" Read More
Granola Kids Eco-Healthy Preschool and Child Care, Silver Spring
"I have to say I was overjoyed to find Granola Kids Eco-Healthy Preschool and Child Care but it ended up be a huge disappointment. They promised a lot of things and seemed unable" Read More
Frequently Asked Questions
How many daycares are there in Washington?
There are 412 daycares in Washington, based on CareLuLu data. This includes 117 home-based programs and 295 centers.
How much does daycare cost in Washington?
The cost of daycare in Washington is $2,175 per month. This is the average price for full-time, based on CareLuLu data, including homes and centers.
How many daycares accept infants in Washington?
Based on CareLuLu data, 248 daycares care for infants (as well as toddlers). This includes 102 home-based programs and 146 centers.
How many daycares offer part-time care or drop-in care in Washington?
Based on CareLuLu data, 129 daycares offer part-time care or drop-in care in Washington.
How many daycares teach a foreign language in Washington (Spanish, French, Chinese, etc.)?
Based on CareLuLu data, 103 daycares speak at least one foreign language. Most common languages include Spanish, French, Amharic, Chinese and Tagalog.
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