About

40 years of experience preparing children for a lifetime of learning

As a ministry of Chelten Baptist Church, our school is dedicated to sharing the love of God with children and families in our community. Located in Upper Dublin Township, CCDC offers an air-conditioned facility with spacious, well-lit rooms. Our brand new enclosed playground sports developmentally appropriate equipment, natural places to explore, and a bike path complete with a tunnel.

Our History

1972

Chelten Baptist Church opens a nursery school for children ages 3-5

1983

Full-day care added, providing a quality program for working families in the community

1991

New educational wing added to the church with ten classrooms designed especially for young children

2007

Full-day toddler program added for ages 13 – 36 months

2011

New playground completed, allowing children greater freedom for outdoor exploration in the safety of an enclosed, developmentally appropriate area

2012

CCDC earned a STAR 3 rating from Pennsylvania’s early childhood quality care initiative, Keystone STARS

What Sets our School Apart

  • Full accreditation by PA’s Office of Child Development and Early Learning
  • Participation in Keystone STARS, our state’s quality early childhood initiative program
  • STAR 3 rating, placing us in the top 15% of preschools in Montgomery County
  • Credentialed teachers who receive continuing education
  • Caring staff dedicated to loving and nurturing preschoolers
  • Classrooms designed to support learning through guided play and discovery

We Believe:

  • Each child is a unique individual, created by God
  • A child’s development is multi-faceted with social, emotional, intellectual, physical and spiritual dimensions
  • All children should have opportunities to create, explore and learn in a safe and loving environment
  • God intended for families to be the primary providers of love and care for children
  • Parents and teachers are partners in a child’s education

Notice of Non-Discrimination Policy:
Chelten Child Development Center, in accordance with applicable provisions of state and federal laws, provides services without regard to sex, race, color, religious creed, disability, ancestry, or national origin.