Early Learning Program (18 months - 3 years old) » Early Learning Program (18 months - 3 years)

Early Learning Program (18 months - 3 years)

We believe children thrive in play-based experiences where they can explore and learn in their natural environment.  Our goal is to foster a love for learning at a young age by offering a wide variety of experiences in 3 different child care classes.
  • 18 months old  
  • Two years old 
  • Three years old
Registration opens January 23, 2024
Early Learning Program FAQ's
Who is eligible to participate in Lovejoy ISD's Child Care program?
LCDC serves students from 18 months to 3 years old.  Students will be enrolled based on the age of the child on September 1st.
What are the hours of operation?
Hours are from 7:00am - 6:00pm. In the Prek 3 class, we offer a school day option that runs from 7:40am-3:15pm.  Our Early Learning Program begins on the first day of school according to the Lovejoy ISD student calendar and runs through the last day of school.  
What is the tuition for participating in the LCDC Child Care program?

For your convenience, you have the option of either paying the annual tuition in full or paying the installment plan. On the installment plan, we have divided the annual tuition into 10 equal monthly payments to be paid out over the LCDC School Year. LISD staff will have a separate tuition breakdown as a benefit for working for the school district. 

Class Annual Tuition Monthly Installments
18 - 23 Months Class
$13,200 $1,320
2 Year Old Class
$12,435 $1243.50
Prek 3 Class
$7,800 $780
Prek 3 Class Extended Day
$11,700 $1170
How do I register for the LCDC Child Care Program?
Open registration begins on January 23, 2024.  To reserve your spot in the program, you will need to complete the steps outlined below.
1.  Complete the registration packet.
You may complete the packet digitally and email it to [email protected] or print it and bring a hard copy to the front office of the Lovejoy Child Development Center.
You will also need to provide the following documents along with your registration packet.
  • Copy of Birth Certificate
  • Copy of Social Security Card
  • Physician's Release Form (Document can be found in the registration packet.)
  • Updated and current immunization record or valid state exemption
  • Proof of Residence 
2.  Pay a $350 nonrefundable registration fee.
This fee is waived for LISD employees.
You may pay this electronically by using the link below or provide a check to the Lovejoy Child Development Center office.  Please make checks out to Lovejoy ISD.  
Who do I contact for more information?
Please contact Amanda Puckett, Coordinator of the Lovejoy Child Development Center, at [email protected].