BCDC

Welcome to Berean Child Development Center

Berean Child Development Center is a private, Christian childcare center located across the street from the Berean SDA Church campus in Atlanta Georgia. Since its opening in 1974, Berean Child Development Center has provided a safe, nurturing, Christian environment for children of any race, nationality, creed or ethnic origin from 2 to 6 years of age.

The purpose of Berean Child Development Center is to provide young children with a positive school experience in a warm and supportive Christian environment.  It is our belief that play is the most important avenue to learning because it actively involves the child in the learning process and enables the child to experience concepts first-hand.  

Our mission is to provide a hands-on learning environment for young children with the teachings of Jesus Christ inter-woven into a development-oriented curriculum.


LEARNING GOALS

Our learning goals are something that we work on daily. Setting them and striving to meet them are of the utmost importance to us.

Learning Goals for Ages 2 through 5

Spirituality:
The children will learn of Jesus as their friend and the special love he has for all them. They will learn about God through nature and what He has created; how every person is special in the eyes of Jesus. Character words shown on the theme page will be integrated through words by teachers during worship, songs, and skits.

The children will learn to interact with others in positive ways on a daily basis; being encouraged by teachers to strengthen their impulse control (using gentle touch) and kind words with one another.

Children will further learn about his or her world, and developing language, listening & understanding skills. Language will be enriched and cognitive development will be enhanced by kinesthetic activities.

Children will also verbally learn to relate to other classmates. Drama Play (pretending) and group activities will be part of the children’s day at preschool.

Social & Self Help Skills

Eating by themselves, holding cups to drink, getting their own cups of water when thirsty, putting toys away, wiping up spills, flushing toilets, washing their own hands, verbalizing feelings, problem-solving, sharing and recognizing the feelings of others.


Hours of Operation

Monday
Thursday 7 am – 6 pm
Friday
7 am – 5 pm

5 minute grace period.
A $3.00 per minute late fee is charged each minutes after the 5-minute grace period. The late fee will be payable at the time the child is picked up.


APPLICATION & REGISTRAITON

Ages Served
18 months to 4 years of age
2 years – non-potty trained

TUITION & FEES

Registration Fee $85 per year

ChildWeekly Fee
18 – 23 months old$168
2 years old$158
3 years old$143
4 years old$138

CONTACT US

We understand that choosing a school for your child is a big decision. Our director is here to help parents decide if our school is a good fit for the goals they’ve set for their child. We invite you to schedule an Education Success Consult to learn all you need to know in order to make the best choice for your child. We look forward to meeting you!

Email our Berean Child Development Center, Director
Joann Brown for more information at jbrown@atlantaberean.com

Berean Child Development Center
401 Hamilton E Holmes Drive NW
Atlanta GA 30213
404-799-7287