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Now located at 1125 North 13th Street in Sheboygan, our day care serves children 6 weeks to 12 years old. The facility has an infant room, a toddler room, two preschool rooms, and a school-age room. Each room has an adjoining rest room. Nutritious meals and snacks are provided. The facility houses a fully stocked in-house library. Two separate outdoor play areas with various outdoor play equipment cater to the different age groups along with an indoor gross motor area.
Each room has child size furniture appropriate to the age of the child. Chairs and tables are accessible near shelves for children to choose toys of interest. The shelves are child height and filled with toys to excite and teach. Toys are rotated often to keep the children's interest. Toys are sanitized regularly.
Each classroom has a schedule appropriate to the children's age. There are alternating active and quiet times as well as child initiated and teacher led. Activities are to offered to children age 5 and up while younger children are offered a rest time in the afternoon. All classes offer outside playtime daily weather permitting.
Our play yard offers equipment for all age groups. There are monkey bars, slides, climbers, and a sandbox. The infants and toddlers play with Little Tike structures like the tree house.
We offer meals and snacks that are in line with the CACFP. Lunch is picked up from Aurora Medical Center while breakfast and snacks are prepared on site. A weekly menu is posted at the sign-in counter for parent review.
Discipline is handled in a positive manner with the understanding that children are continually learning appropriate ways to interact with their peers. Guidance techniques include: giving children choices, using positive statements to give directions and suggestions, redirecting activity, active problem-solving with the child, reinforcing what children do appropriately, and helping the child find acceptable ways of expressing strong feelings.
Each classroom is set up with interest centers to encourage children to explore and learn. Math & Manipulatives, Science, Art, Writing & Fine Motor, Music, Dramatic Play, Library, Computer, and Blocks are some of the centers used. Themes are used by teachers connect centers and activities. Each child's learning style is unique, knowing this teachers offer many opportunities for learning using different teaching methods to meet all children's needs.
Every Child Is Special
We know how important good, dependable child care is to you. Selecting a child care provider is one of the most important decisions facing parents today. This is especially true when selecting care for infants and toddlers, since new research indicates that the care a child receives during the first three years of life can impact that child forever. Whether your child visits with us for a few hours, a full day or enrolls in our full-time care, you can be sure that we will provide the love, nurturing and guidance they need to feel happy, safe and secure.
All staff meets the standards of the State of Wisconsin Licensing Board. We are involved with the Youngstar Program. Staff works closely with a Youngstar Consultant to ensure the children and families receive the most up to date information.
The Salvation Army Day Care Center
1125 N. 13th Street
Sheboygan, WI 53081
For questions, feel free to contact:
Day Care Center Director
Ann M. Gutoski