Delaware Christian Academy provides quality care programs for children eighteen months through age five. We offer a variety of programs to help meet the various needs of each individual family. Listed below is an overview of those programs. See the Parent Handbook for a more detailed description of each program. Click here for Tuition and Fees Information.
Full Time Preschool/Childcare
This program is designed for children who need care throughout the entire day. The children in this program range in age from eighteen months through five years. This is a full time program.
Summer School Age Program
This program is designed for school age children who need care during the summer months of June, July and August. Children who have completed grades Kindergarten through 4th Grade are eligible for this program. There is a sibling discount if a school-ager already has a younger sibling enrolled.
Part-time 3 / 4 Preschool
This program is designed for children who turn age three by September 1st of the enrollment year. The child must be fully toilet trained. A toilet-trained child is defined as a child who is no longer in a diaper or pull-up and uses the restroom on his/her own, without being asked or reminded. The children in this program attend two days per week, for two and a half hours, according to the program schedule.
Part-time 4 / 5 Preschool
This program is designed for children who turn age four by September 1st of the enrollment year. The children in this program attend three days per week, for two and a half hours, according to the program schedule.
This program is intended for children who do not attend kindergarten related to birthday cut offs. It is also beneficial for children who have summer birthdays and are optionally waiting a year to enroll in a kindergarten program or for children who have attended a previous year of preschool. Children must be age 4 by September 1st to attend this program. The Part-Time Pre-K class meets daily for 2 hours and 45 minutes Monday-Friday.