Chapel Hill Day Care Center is a five-star rated early childhood education program located in Chapel Hill, NC. We offer relationship-based care, which includes an evidence-based curriculum, for infants through pre-k children.

The participation by parents and guardians helps the CHDCC staff provide your child a safe, supportive and enriching environment in which to grow. Our program has matured with over 50 years of experience and meets the standards of the best pre-school programs in North Carolina and the nation. We are committed to continue another 50 years of great beginnings.

401 Kildaire Road
Chapel Hill, NC 27516
Phone: 919-929-3585

Chapel Hill Day Care Center Website


Why choose Chapel Hill Day Care Center? 

  • Our small group size allows children to get the attention they need. Our child-to-teacher ratio is one of the best in the area and exceeds state licensing requirements.

  • Our teachers are highly qualified and respect the language, culture and values of individual families. 

  • We are a relationship-focused program. We know children need healthy relationships to thrive, and we are committed to creating and cultivating individual relationships with children and families.

  • As a nonprofit program, what drives our decision making is research-based best practices.

  • We are committed to socioeconomic diversity. Because of our dedication to accessible child care, 30% of our families receive some kind of financial assistance. 

  • Although we are expensive, it allows us to hire the best teachers and continue to offer premium programs. Typically, about 80% of our annual income goes to employee wages and benefits. We invest in our teachers because an early childhood program is only as good as its staff.

  • Experience counts...and we have 50 years of offering quality care and education for young children.