Are you searching for a daycare near Greenville? We’ve compiled our brand new Daycare Guide to put all your options into one handy place! Our guide covers daycares in Spartanburg Greenville and surrounding towns like Taylors, Simpsonville, Mauldin, Duncan and Greer. In this guide you’ll find everything from full-time daycare for infants to after-school daycare for kids up to 12 years old! Plus some great tips to help you find the right daycare for your family!
We know selecting child care can be a difficult and stressful task. Derek Lewis, the director of Greenville County First Steps, shared some tips with Kidding Around.
Take a tour: Nothing is more important than taking a tour of the facility. Visit when kids are in class. Walk around the classroom. Talk with the teachers. Ask if you can bring your child back and let him get a feel for it. Just like test-driving a car, you really need to get a good feeling for what a typical day is like.
Talk with the director/owner: Who is in charge? Do they strike you as someone who is calm, rational, and even keeled—or is this someone who panics when things get rough. Every day something unexpected happens in a center. Flexible directors handle stress well, and don’t pass that stress onto the staff or students.
Introduce your child to the teachers: Do they talk to your child? Do they seem comfortable with children and adults? Do they seem nurturing or controlling? Do they talk to you about what you should NOT do, or do they talk to you about what you child WILL do?
Ask some tough questions. Come prepared to ask some hard questions, and expect them to be answered:
Here’s our list of day care options near Greenville. If you know of another option we should include, please share it with us in the comments! You can navigate this list using the buttons in the orange table of contents box or simply scroll through the list!
Offers: Early education and childcare programs for children 6 weeks to 12 years old in a STEAM-focused environment.
Learning Today, Leading Tomorrow!
Whether your goal is school readiness, early education, socialization, or simply love and care while you’re at work, our programs give your child a solid academic foundation and the tools to be successful beyond the four walls of school and in all aspects of life.
At Foundations, we focus on school readiness, socialization, STEAM, literacy, confidence-building, and creativity. We help your child become a confident, creative thinker and work to instill a life-long love of learning.
Simpsonville | 7 Magnolia Cove Drive, Off Harrison Bridge Road | 864-256-0404
Greer | 100 Sudduth Farms Drive, Off Highway 14 | 864-881-7868
Boiling Springs | 1235 Parkside Acorn Drive, Off Highway 9 | 864-392-3029
Does your life not always fit a set schedule? Good news, your child’s preschool experience doesn’t have to either!
Giggles Drop-In Childcare has a new easy going preschool program that is perfect for your child’s first preschool experience or if you simply need something that can be adapted to your changing schedule. We focus on lesson plans that teach the fundamentals in short, play based activities. For children ages 3-5.
Our preschool program is just like a daycare or mother’s morning out program, but with a twist. With our program, you choose when to come and for how long. It’s preschool on your schedule. Can’t drop off or pick up at the same time each day? No problem. We are flexible!
Who? Kids ages 3-5
When? Any hours between 7:30 AM to 3:00 PM Labor day to Memorial Day
How Much? $650 per month for 1 child and $350 for siblings. This includes 6 hours per day/5 days per week. If you need more or less time please call for options.
Full-time childcare for children 6 weeks through 5 years of age. It also offers after-school care for kids up to 12 years old. Sunshine House has multiple locations in Greenville, Spartanburg, and Anderson including.
Montessori school offering full-time or part-time preschool, kindergarten and after-school care for children 14 months through six years old.
Offers programs for infants through K4.
864.250.8080 | 506 S. Pleasantburg Drive, Greenville, SC
Located on the campus of Greenville Technical College, provides full-day care for children aged 6 weeks up to 5 years old.
Offers: Infants – Pre K
"We love LaPetite on Woodruff Rd. Teachers are loving and caring, environment is fun, and our son has thrived there."
"Yes! All three of my children have been there and they are like family!"
Full day childcare program for children 6 weeks through 4 years of age, plus an after-school program.
The after school program offers children aged 5-12 foreign language and culture exploration through the Passport to Adventure Club.
Offers: Programs for children ages 6 weeks – 5 years and after school elementary care
Offering childcare for children 1- 5 years old. Also offering after-school care.
Offers full-day programs for children aged 6 weeks up to 5 years old, along with after-school care and summer programs for children up to 12 years old.
Childcare for children 6 weeks through Kindergarten, plus after-school care for kids up to 12 years of age.
Full day childcare for children 6 weeks – 6 years old, including a new full-day kindergarten program.
Full time childcare for infants through Kindergarten.
Full day childcare for ages 6 week through 4 years.
Offers: Full-day childcare for 6 weeks through 5 years old. Also offers after-school care for kids up to 12 years of age.
Offers K2 – K4 and Mother’s Morning Out programs. Siloam Christian Preschool’s desire is to provide an educational experience that nurtures the “whole” child in areas of physical, intellectual, emotional, social, and spiritual development.
Full-day programs are available to residents in the District 5 school district with kids aged 6 weeks through K3.
Offering full-day childcare for children 12 weeks through kindergarten. Also offering after-school childcare for kids up to 12 years old.
Offers: Montessori inspired classrooms for children ages 6 weeks – 5 years, along with elementary after school programs
Offering childcare for children 8 weeks old through 8th grade. Also offering after-school care.
864.757.1191 | 2255 Woodruff Road, Simpsonville, SC
Full-day childcare for infants through kindergarten, plus after-school childcare for kids up to 12 years old.
Offers full-day care for children aged 6 weeks through 5 years old.
Full-day childcare for infants through kindergarten. Also offers after-school care.
Full-day childcare for infants through pre-kindergarten. Also offering after-school care for kids up to 12 years of age.
Full day childcare for children 6 weeks through 4 years of age.
Offering full-day childcare for 6 weeks through 12 years old. Also offering before- and after-school childcare for kids up to 12 years of age.
Full-day childcare for infants through four year olds.
Offering short term, part time, full time, after school childcare and Parent’s Night Out.
Full-day childcare for children 6 weeks – 5 years old. Also offers before- and after-school care for kids up to 12 years old.
Offers programs for children aged 6 weeks through grade K4
Also offers after-school care and summer programs through its affiliate The Village Project.