Frequently Asked Questions



Where is DCC Located?


We are located at 607 North 22nd Street, St. Louis, MO 63103, aprox. two blocks from the Washington and Jefferson intersection.  Free parking is available in the lot located on 22nd street. Meter parking is available on Washington Ave.

What ages attend DCC?


We accept ages 6 weeks to 6 years.

When is the Center open?


We are open Monday through Friday, 7:00 am until 6:00 pm, year-round except for holidays.

Does DCC have experienced teachers?


YES! We take pride in our teachers education and feel it is important in providing a quality program for your child.

What are the tuition rates per age group?


Fees are determined by age range.

For current rates please call or email us.

How do I enroll my child?


Contact DCC to schedule a meeting for detailed information, a tour of our facility, classroom visits, tuition and deposit amounts.

How far in advance do we need for enrollment?


We are expecting and understand that advance enrollment is encouraged to secure infant care. It is never too early to start planning for your child's care.




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