156 South Avenue
New Canaan, CT 06840
Phone: (203) 966-9247 Fax: (203) 966-6876
    Both our Preschool and Afterschool
Programs are currently full. If you are
interested in placing your child on our
wait list, please fill out and submit the
registration form found on the Admissions
and Enrollment tab.



Incorporated in 1972, the Center provides full-time quality childcare. 
The program is licensed by the Connecticut State Department of Public Health 
for 45 preschool children ages three to five and 45 school-age children grades K-6.
The program is NAEYC accredited. The Day Care Center of New Canaan is a non-profit 501(c)(3) agency.

School House
         Located in a former school building the Center was remodeled in 1992. Both the preschool and schoolage programs have ample indoor and outdoor space for the children to play.
Our indoor play space.

       Nestled in the old gymnasium/auditorium the preschool classrooms resemble a little town with a courtyard in the center providing children with a large indoor play space.

Meal Service

     Our preschool program provides breakfast , lunch and afternoon snack daily. Meals are prepared on premisis by our own Chef Margo.

     The school age program serves afternoon snack daily.

Outside Play Space

        Our outdoor playspace has a wonderful assortment of areas for children to play and explore. We have gardens, hills with rocks, climbing structures, a black top for basketball and trikes, a field and a sandbox.

        Weather permitting the children go outdoors everyday.