West Alabama Childcare Database 2020-08-20T20:56:13+00:00

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Boys & Girls Clubs of West Alabama
2201 Alberta Parkway Tuscaloosa, AL 35404
205.553.3839
http://www.bgcwestal.org
Ages: Primary (ages 5-8) to High School
Programs offered: Full Day, After School
Hours: 7:45 a.m.-6 p.m.
About: Boys & Girls Clubs of West Alabama offers full-day, supervised learning programs at two Tuscaloosa sites. BGCWA will provide adult supervision during virtual learning, tutoring services, USDA-approved meals, science, technology engineering and math (STEM) activities, physical education and our own BGCA nationally-recognized youth development programs at our Clubhouse in Alberta and at First Assembly of God on Skyland Boulevard. We will follow all CDC and ALDPH guidelines for serving children as related to COVID 19. For more information call 205.553.3838 or visit www.bgcwestal.org/schoolyear.

Capstone Child Development Center
205-792-7464
http://www.fieldschildcare.com/

Ages: Infants-12 year olds
Programs offered: Half day, Full day, After school
Hours: 7 a.m.-4 p.m.
About: We are a locally owned and operated family business. We have been providing quality child care to the Tuscaloosa area since 1983. We provide the children in our care with a clean, safe, loving, and happy environment in which to grow and learn from ages infant to 9 years old. We will be abiding by the CDC guidelines and all participants and staff are expected to wear masks on arrival and throughout the day. We will offer remote learning. Please call for more details and pricing

Christian Community Church
5600 18th Ave., Tuscaloosa, AL 35405
205-292-5497
https://www.facebook.com/ccctuscaloosaal
Ages: Primary (ages 5-8) to High School
Programs offered: Full day
Hours: 7:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
About: Christian Community Church offers a safe environment for your child to do remote learning while you are at work. Temperatures will be checked daily, and we will follow CDC guidelines. There will be a small weekly fee and spaces are limited to the first 25 students. Programs begin August 24.

First Presbyterian Church Preschool
900 Greensboro Ave. Tuscaloosa, AL 35401
205-758-3223
http://fpctusc.org
Ages: 1-4 years old
Programs offered: Full day
Hours: 7:15 a.m.-5:30 p.m.
About: Our program offers high-quality childcare to families and children within the Tuscaloosa community. We are NAEYC accredited, state licensed and host 3 First Class Pre-K classrooms.

Forest Lake United Methodist Church
1711 4th Ave, Tuscaloosa, AL 35401
205.758.6623
https://forestlakeumc.org/weekday-kids/
Ages: Infants-4 year olds
Programs offered: Full day
Hours: 7 a.m.-5:30 p.m.

Futuristics Babysitting
6726 Old Greensboro Road Suite A
205.242.3306
http://www.facebook.com/futuristics-babysitting-1136631037720611
Ages: 1-12 year olds
Programs offered: After school
Hours: 3-7 p.m.
About: Hours depends on whatever the parents need.

Hightown Academy
3926 28th Avenue
205.333.0664
http://www.hightown.org/
Ages: Infants-4 year olds
Programs offered: Full day
Hours: 6:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m.
About: Hightown Academy is a licensed, high-quality child care center in Northport, AL. Our mission is to provide a loving, safe environment for children from all backgrounds in a Christ-centered atmosphere. Our Covid procedures are aligned with recommendations from the CDC and ADPH. All of our staff wear masks. Anyone who enters our building has to have their temperature checked. Parents and guests are not allowed inside classrooms for the safety of the students. These are a few of the standards we are implementing. For a full copy of our general and COVID policies, feel free to stop by and visit us! The receptionist office is open Monday through Friday 8 a.m.-5 p.m.

Hillcrest Child Care Center
205-792-7464
http://www.fieldschildcare.com/

Ages: Infants-12 year olds
Programs offered: Half day, Full day, After school
Hours: 7 a.m.-4 p.m.
About: We are a locally owned and operated family business. We have been providing quality child care to the Tuscaloosa area since 1983. We provide the children in our care with a clean, safe, loving, and happy environment in which to grow and learn from ages infant to 9 years old. We will be abiding by the CDC guidelines and all participants and staff are expected to wear masks on arrival and throughout the day. We will offer remote learning. Please call for more details and pricing

Hugabug Child Care Center
8030 Hwy 43 N Northport, AL 35473
205-330-0410
https://www.facebook.com/Hugabug8030/?rf=104896286244842
Ages: Infants- 8 year olds
Programs offered: Full day
Hours: 6 a.m.-6 p.m.
About: We are a state licensed facility. Parents/guardians must sign 3-page waiver related to COVID policies before beginning childcare at facility.

Imagination Station Child Development Center
9310 Hwy 69N Northport, Al 35473
205-534-4199
https://www.imaginationstationcdc.com/
Ages: Infants-4 year olds
Programs offered: Full day
Hours: 6:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m.
About: Imagination Station is a co-educational Christian preschool which serves children ages 6 weeks through 4 years of age. Located within The Word Community Church, Imagination Station strives to provide the highest quality Christian early childhood education and experience for young children and their families. Our goal is to provide a safe, caring, educational, and distinctively Christian environment for children. We are dedicated to a high standard of excellence in providing a developmentally appropriate program to meet the spiritual, physical, mental, social, and emotional growth of each child.

Kidsville Learning Center and Kiddle World
235 Rice Mine Rd NE, Tuscaloosa, AL 35406
205-792-7464
http://www.fieldschildcare.com/
Ages: Infants-12 year olds
Programs offered: Half day, Full day, After school
Hours: 7 a.m.-4 p.m.
About: We are a locally owned and operated family business. We have been providing quality child care to the Tuscaloosa area since 1983. We provide the children in our care with a clean, safe, loving, and happy environment in which to grow and learn from ages infant to 9 years old. We will be abiding by the CDC guidelines and all participants and staff are expected to wear masks on arrival and throughout the day. Please call for pricing.

Kreative Kidz Child Care II
4900 Culver Road Tuscaloosa, AL 35401
205-349-0055
https://childcarecenter.us/provider_detail/kreative_kidz_child_care_ii_tuscaloosa_al
Ages: Infants-Middle school
Programs offered: Half day, Full day, After school
Hours: 7 a.m.-5:30 p.m.

LaPetite Academy @ Mercedes
1 Mercedes Drive Vance, AL. 35490
205-462-5550
https://www.lapetite.com
Ages: Infants-12 year olds
Programs offered: Full day
Hours: 5:15 a.m.-5:45 p.m.
About: LaPetite Academy provides more than child care. Our mission is to be passionate about providing your children with the tools they need to be successful in all aspects of their lives. Unlike traditional child care, our education combines a “Journey Curriculum” with a safe, stimulating environment to create meaningful experiences for your child every day.

Little Blessings
11714 Westwood School Rd Coker, AL 35452
205-333-2644
Website
Ages: Infants-4 year olds
Programs offered: Full day, Half day
Hours: 6 a.m.-6 p.m.
About: Pricing is $130 for full time, $96 for half time (3 days); $20 discount for 2nd child. Children are signed in and out at the door, and we do regular temperature checks and sensitization.

Little People Child Care Center
1240 McFarland Blvd E, Tuscaloosa, AL 35404
205-792-7464
http://www.fieldschildcare.com/
Ages: Infants-12 year olds
Programs offered: Half day, Full day, After school
Hours: 7 a.m.-4 p.m.
About: We are a locally owned and operated family business. We have been providing quality child care to the Tuscaloosa area since 1983. We provide the children in our care with a clean, safe, loving, and happy environment in which to grow and learn from ages infant to 9 years old. We will be abiding by the CDC guidelines and all participants and staff are expected to wear masks on arrival and throughout the day. We will offer remote learning. Please call for more details and pricing.

Little Steps Child Development Center
15566 Hwy 216 Brookwood, AL 35444
205-632-5980
https://www.facebook.com/Little-Steps-Child-Development-Center-1166116300118769
Ages: Infants-12 year olds
Programs offered: Full day
Hours: 6 a.m.-6 p.m.
About: We are not allowing parents in the facility at the moment. Check in and out are outside, and we perform regular temperature checks.

Little Tide Academy
4816 University Blvd E Tuscaloosa, AL 35404
205-553-7875
https://www.facebook.com/Little-Tide-Academy-158517124296157
Ages: Infants-8 year olds
Programs offered: Full day
Hours: 6:30 a.m.-5 p.m.
About: $125 around the board and $75 registration fee.

Lollypops and Gumdrops Childcare Center
14315 Ashley Way Tuscaloosa, AL 35405
205-758-2656
https://www.facebook.com/LollypopsandGumdropsdaycare
Ages: Infants-Middle school
Programs offered: Full day
Hours: 7 a.m.-5 p.m.
About: We follow all CDC guidelines for our children and parents.

Lullabies and Laughter
237 30th Street East, Tuscaloosa, AL 35405
205-752-6745
https://www.facebook.com/lullabiesandlaughterhomedaycareandlearning/
Ages: Infants-12 year olds
Programs offered: Full day, After school
Hours: 6-12 a.m.
About: Your child must have their own laptop for virtual learning.

Northport Baptist Day School
1004 Main Avenue
205-345-0103
https://www.northportbaptist.org/day-school
Ages: 1-4 year olds
Programs offered: Half day
Hours: 8:30 a.m.-12 p.m.
About: NBDS is a Christian half-day preschool offering creative learning in a loving environment. We offer 2-day, 3-day and 5-day options.

Mz. Toni’s Babysitting Services
6602 Covington Villas Dr.
216.640.5464
https://www.facebook.com/PreciousMemoryplaques/
Ages: 2-8 year olds
Programs offered: Half day, Full day
Hours: 7 a.m.-5 p.m.; 10:30 p.m.-6 a.m.
About: Only two children are accepted per shift.

Nannys Kids Inc.
12662 Hwy 96 Millport, AL 35576
205.662.8026
http://www.facebook.com/Nannys-Kids-Inc-278223191537
Ages: Infants-12 year olds
Programs offered: Half day, Full day, After school
Hours: 6:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m.
About: We offer lots of love and a stress-free environment. We follow all guidelines concerning Covid!

Noah’s Ark Preschool
1421 McFarland Blvd.
205.339.7476
https://www.saintmarknorthport.com/
Ages: Infants-4 year olds
Programs offered: Half day, Full day
Hours: 7:15 a.m.-4:15 p.m.
About: We accept 6 months and up, unless the child is an employee’s child or a sibling of a child that is already enrolled. In that case, we can accept a child at 3 months.

R2G Babysitting Services
1309 Maxwell Circle, Tuscaloosa, AL 35405
240.993.9585
https://www.r2gbabysittingservices.com
Ages: Infants-High school
Hours: Schedule varies based on need

Stepping Stones Academy
6614 Hwy 69 South
205.764.9715
https://steppingstonesacad6.wixsite.com/steppingstonesacad-1
Ages: Infants-12 year olds
Programs offered: Full day, After school
Hours: 5 a.m.-7 p.m.
About: At Stepping Stones Academy LLC, we are dedicated to creating a nurturing, stimulating and welcoming environment for all children. Our unique programs incorporate a variety of educational theories, while always keeping the children’s best interest in mind and allowing for hands-on, experiential learning. We believe that children thrive in an environment which values their own uniqueness, while providing support and opportunities to grow emotionally, socially and creatively. By building on children’s strengths, interests and curiosities, we guide each child to explore the world around them as well as develop new abilities and form close relationships. The cost to attend our center is $130 a week.

The Capitol School Nursery & Preschool
2828 6th Street, Tuscaloosa, AL 35401
205-758-2828
http://www.thecapitolschool.com
Ages: Infants-12 year olds
Programs offered: Half day, Full day, After school
Hours: 7:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m.
About: We are a DHR-licensed program for children ages 1 – 60 months in our nursery and preschool programs. We offer after-school programs for grades K-6. Many of our faculty have Montessori training to provide one-on-one instruction. We provide a lovely, peaceful environment for children to learn and grow.

The Citizens Impacting Community Association, Inc.
2822 Fosters Ferry Road Tuscaloosa, AL 35401
205-242-4909
http://citizensimpacting.org/
Ages: 5-12 year olds
Programs offered: Full day
Hours: 8 a.m.-3 p.m.
About: The Citizens Impacting Community Association, Inc. (CICA), in partnership with the Tuscaloosa City and Tuscaloosa County Schools will offer virtual learning. There will be one facilitator to every five students. We’re requiring a negative COVID-19 test from facilitators and students before admittance. Masks must be worn by facilitators and students and temperatures will be checked daily. Lunch will be provided per the Tuscaloosa City and County School system. Please call for more details and pricing.

Tender Loving Care Child Edu-Care Center
3425 Albright Rd, Tuscaloosa, AL 35405
205-553-0004
https://www.tenderlovingeducare.com/
Ages: Infants-12 year olds
Programs offered: Full day, After school
About: Tender Loving Care Child Edu-Care Center is a state-licensed facility. We are locally-owned and operated and have been in business for over 20 years with two locations to serve you. We emphasize learning through interaction and active exploration. Child day care learning activities are concrete, real, and specific to your child. We abide by the CDC guidelines. All children 6 and up must wear a mask and temperatures will be checked before entering the facility.

Three Bears Child Care
2315 Loop Rd, Tuscaloosa, AL 35405
205-792-7464
http://www.fieldschildcare.com/
Ages: Infants-12 year olds
Programs offered: Half day, Full day, After school
Hours: 7 a.m.-4 p.m.
About: We are a locally owned and operated family business. We have been providing quality child care to the Tuscaloosa area since 1983. We provide the children in our care with a clean, safe, loving, and happy environment in which to grow and learn from ages infant to 9 years old. We will be abiding by the CDC guidelines and all participants and staff are expected to wear masks on arrival and throughout the day. We will offer remote learning. Please call for more details and pricing.

Tuscaloosa County Park & Recreation Authority
614 Greensboro Avenue, Tuscaloosa, AL 35401
205-562-3220
https://www.tcpara.org/recreation/parakids/activeclassrooms
Ages: 5-Middle school
Programs offered: Full day, Half day, After school
Hours: 7:30 a.m.-5:35 p.m
About: PARA Active Classrooms – PARA is collaborating with Tuscaloosa City Schools to provide an option for working parents. We will have a daily schedule for K-8th graders, which will include remote learning support time, physical activity, recess, group games, enrichment, arts and crafts, and more. Safety protocols will follow guidelines from the CDC, ADPH and federal, state and local governments. TCS will provide breakfast and lunch free of charge.

YMCA-Downtown Branch
2300 13th St., Tuscaloosa, AL 35401
205-759-4284
http://www.ymcatuscaloosa.org/y-campus-connection/
Ages: 5 year olds-Middle School
Hours: 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
About: All participants and staff must wear masks on arrival and throughout the day. There may be times during outdoor/physical activities that staff may allow participants to remove masks when social distancing is in effect. Pre-check-in screening and temperature checks will be required for everyone (participants and staff) prior to entering the program site. Limited capacities for each location have been determined to allow for appropriate social distancing. At Y Campus Connection, students in Kindergarten through eighth grade will be supported in completing their remote learning while also staying active and enjoying fun activities throughout the day, and after their virtual school day is complete. With locations across the Tuscaloosa area to serve you, Y Campus Connection begins at 8:00 am and ends at 4:00 pm, with before and after care available beginning at 7:00 am and until 6:00 pm if needed at no additional cost to families. Y Campus Connection staff will assist students in logging on and connecting to their school programs using their own laptop or device, assist with questions during remote learning, and help to keep students on track as they connect with their teachers online. During class breaks and after schoolwork is completed, the Y team will get students up and moving in a fun and creative way to keep them engaged and active.
Locations: Benjamin Barnes YMCA; Grace Presbyterian Church; McDonald Hughes and Community Center (Only Tue, Wed, and Thur.)