An official army family and MWR Site

Child Development Center

COVID-19 Restrictions
  • Open only to children of those designated by on-post mission partners as mission essential, and that have been confirmed by CDC/SAC as being able to currently accept
    • NOTE 1: Those with questions should contact their chain of command/supervisor
    • NOTE 2: All child care needs cannot be met at this time due to limited CDC/SAC staffing and required reduced children-to-staff ratios
  • Parents will be provided a Garrison memo on Face Masks and Curbside Drop-offs and the required operating conditions for re-opening.
  • In order to reduce traffic in the facilities, all drop-offs/pickups of children at CDC/SAC will be curbside.
  • Staff will take children’s temperatures and employee and visitors temperatures prior to granting facility access for the day. Parents are encouraged to be alert for signs of illness in their children and keep them home when sick.
  • Face covering must be worn inside at all times by all CDC/SAC employees and facility visitors.
  • CDC Children will not be required to wear face masks, however, if a Parent provides a daily clean mask & requires their child over age 2 to wear it, CYS will ensure the Child wears it while in CYS care as long as the child does not have any respiratory concerns.
  • SAC children must wear face masks as long as the child does not have any respiratory concerns. Parents must provide a clean mask for their child each day.
  • Six feet of social distancing from others should be maintained, whenever feasible. Quality care and nurturing of children will still continue.
  • Children will remain in the same classroom each with the scheduled staff.
  • Hours: 7:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. Monday-Friday

Ages 6 weeks-Kindergarten*

The CDC is an on-post child care center that offer full-day, part-day and hourly care for children in a nationally accredited environment.

Program Description
Full Day 5 to 12 hours per day. Services are offered to children ages 6 weeks to 5 years old
Part Day Preschool 3 hour/day program with choice of 5 days, 3 days, or 2 days per week
Before and After Kindergarten* Before and after school care provided for children attending Kindergarten. Full day care provided on school "out" days and during the summer following the Kindergarten school year
Hourly Care Centers offer reserved and drop-off care on an hourly basis
Pre-Kindergarten/Strong Beginnings Strong Beginnings is a 3 hour/day program 5 days per week that provides school readiness skills for children turning 4 years by August 1.

* In some communities, Kindergarten children may be located in the School Age Center