Our Values

Mission Statement

Our goal in the Children’s Center of Walkersville is to provide:

  • a secure, loving, educational environment for all children,
  • peace of mind to all parents who entrust their children to our care and nurturing,
  • a positive working environment in which the professionalism of our staff is respected and honored and staff members are listened to, supported and encourage to grow

Our Philosophy

We embrace all children as unique individuals and guide them in developing their full potential – socially, emotionally, physically and cognitively, serving as an extension of each family. We will make every effort to educate ourselves and ensure our center is a safe, welcoming and productive environment for all children, regardless of abilities.


Why Choose Us?

Since 1987 the Children’s Center of Walkersville has served the needs of thousands of families in the Frederick County, Metro and Tri-State areas. We are a Veteran and family owned small business with a focus on community. We are proud to be licensed and accredited through the Maryland State Department of Education, as well as being a Maryland Excels Level 5 site. Our unique, flexible scheduling allows parents to choose preschool and childcare programs that best meet the needs of their family.

Our unique program offers:

  • Challenging and developmentally appropriate curriculum taught by experienced, certified staff.
  • Staff that are selected for their caring personalities and love of children in addition to their credentialing and experience.
  • An open visitation policy – parents are always welcome.
  • Secured exterior entrance and child care management system.
  • Competitive rates.
  • A strong sense of family and community.

We work cooperatively with programs such as Frederick County Public Schools, Partnership for Emotionally Resilient Kids “PERKS”, Frederick County Infants and Toddlers, Child Find, the ARC, and more to ensure children of every ability are successful throughout their education.


Latest Blog Postings

Children’s Festival 2018

Children’s Festival 2018 Join us Saturday, April 28th for the premier family event in Frederick County – the annual Children’s Festival! Help us celebrate the wonder of childhood with FREE activities, entertainment and fun for the entire family. Bring a picnic lunch or purchase from one of several concessions available. For more information visit

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Fall Registration

We are currently accepting registration for Preschool and Childcare. Reserve your spot now – spaces fill up fast!