Explore more than 400 listings, in partnership with Action for Children.

Child care providers have an enormous impact on kids’ formative years. As a parent, you need to find someone you trust, who’s qualified and who fits into your household budget.

To help you explore the options, Columbus Parent and Action for Children have partnered again on a Child Care Directory, which features more than 400 full-time providers, including child care centers and Type A (large) at-home caregivers.

Action for Children is a nonprofit child care resource and referral agency that has been serving Central Ohio since 1972. The organization has more than 1,600 providers in its database.

For this directory, we’ve narrowed the listings to providers that are not only licensed by the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services or the Ohio Department of Education, but also are accredited by the National Accreditation Commission for Early Care and Education Programs (NAC), the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) or the National Early Childhood Program Accreditation (NECPA) and/or have received Ohio’s Step Up to Quality star rating.

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Seeking such accreditation or rating is voluntary. However, by mid-2020, all providers must earn at least the lowest Step Up to Quality rating—one star—to qualify for state reimbursement for students who receive publicly funded child care.

The list of providers that meet these criteria is subject to change, sometimes on a day-to-day basis. New facilities may receive accreditation or a star rating, or, for a variety of reasons, providers might not be re-accredited or could have a change in their star rating. The information presented here is current as of Oct. 1, 2019.

Action for Children’s resource and information specialists can explain public funding, licensing, accreditation and Step Up to Quality requirements, and can guide parents through the search criteria and provide options including full-day and part-day centers, Head Start programs and home-based child care. There is no cost for these services.

Per Action for Children policy, Type B (small) at-home providers are not part of this list. More than 80 of these programs meet the above criteria; contact Action for Children to learn more.

For more information about Action for Children or its child care database, go to actionforchildren.org or call 614-224-0222 or 855-302-4453.

Editor’s note: Because of the sheer size of this list (more than 400 programs), the directory that appears in our Winter 2019 issue includes 176 providers who are accredited and/or have earned at least two stars from the state.

The online directory also features a companion list of more than 200 part-time Preschool Programs and School-age Programs. 

How to Read the Directory

The full-time program listings on this page are broken into two classifications: Child Care Centers, which are full-time programs; and Family Child Care, which are Type A (large) at-home providers—typically also full time.

Providers are organized by county, then ZIP code, then alphabetically within each category.

An asterisk after a facility’s name means it accepts families who qualify for publicly funded child care from the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services.

See the “Related Content” inset to access a list of part-time child care providers.

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43015

Chubby Cheeks Early Education Center*
293 S. Sandusky St., Delaware; 980-337-9627
AGE RANGE: not available
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star

Kiddie Academy of Lewis Center*
7166 Gooding Blvd., Delaware; 740-548-2022
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

LEADS Head Start
607 Sunbury Road, Delaware; 740-363-8810
AGE RANGE: 3 years to 5 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Five Star 

Little Buckeye Learning Center - Delaware*
664 W. Central Ave., Delaware; 740-363-0147
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 5 years, 6 months
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

43035

Kinder Care Learning Center*
8694 Oak Creek Drive, Lewis Center; 740-548-9669
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 10 years
ACCREDITATION: NAEYC
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Kinder Care Learning Center #1546*
96 Neverland Drive, Lewis Center; 740-549-0264
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
ACCREDITATION: NAC
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Two Star 

Michelle’s Academy*
7810 Graphics Way, Lewis Center; 740-548-5003
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

43065

The Compass School
3989 N. Hampton Drive, Powell; 614-764-8844
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
ACCREDITATION: NAEYC 

The Emilia School*
3561 Home Road, Powell; 740-881-0103
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 10 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

La Petite Academy*
7474 Sawmill Parkway, Powell; 740-881-1234
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

The Oxford School*
6055 Glick Road, Powell; 614-761-6400
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Tutor Time Childcare/Learning Center*
3731 Discovery Lane, Powell; 614-761-8580
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 10 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

43074

Great Beginnings Learning Center*
36 Harrison St., Sunbury; 740-936-5336
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Little Buckeye Learning Center*
505 Commerce Drive, Sunbury; 740-965-6111
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 10 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Noah’s Ark Learning Center Inc.*
100 Tippett Court #103, Sunbury; 740-965-5437
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 11 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Two Star

Paige’s Playhouse DBA Milestone Lane*
201 N. Galena Road, Sunbury; 740-965-3701
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Two Star 

43082

La Petite Academy
130 Polaris Parkway, Westerville; 614-794-2951
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
ACCREDITATION: NAEYC
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

43240

La Petite Academy*
909 Polaris Parkway, Columbus; 614-430-0451
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 10 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

FAIRFIELD

43102

Amanda-Clearcreek Primary School
414 N. School St., Amanda; 740-653-3193
AGE RANGE: 3 years to 5 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Five Star 

43105

Kids Zone Educational Child Care LLC*
402 N. Oak St., Baltimore; 740-862-4521
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

43112

Guardian Child Care*
3570 Coonpath Road NW, Carroll; 740-756-4210
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Little Shepherd’s Preschool*
4925 Plum Road NW, Carroll; 740-756-7529
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Small Wonders Learning Center*
4485 Carroll-Cemetery Road, Carroll; 740-756-4333
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Two Star 

43130

The Byrd Nest Childcare*
2684 N. Columbus St., Lancaster; 740-653-9900
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 13 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Early Childhood Center 2 (PS+ECEE)
1450 Marietta Road, Lancaster; 740-687-7340
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Five Star 

First Impressions Early Learning Center*
2642 U.S. Route 33 NW, Lancaster; 740-681-7040
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 13 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Jewel’s Learning and Childcare LLC*
618 Garfield Ave., Lancaster; 740-653-2294
AGE RANGE: 6 months to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Medill Community Learning Center*
1151 James Road, Lancaster; 740-653-5678
AGE RANGE: 5 years to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Owl’s Acre Montessori*
1458 Tiki Lane, Lancaster; 740-687-1635
AGE RANGE: 2 years, 6 months to 6 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Sheltering Arms Day Care*
1029 S. Broad St., Lancaster; 740-653-5734
AGE RANGE: 2 years, 6 months to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Small Wonders Learning Center*
505 Hocking St., Lancaster; 740-654-0200
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 5 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Three Star 

43147

The Goddard School of Pickerington*
12916 Stone Creek Drive NW, Pickerington; 614-866-3494
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 10 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Kinder Care Learning Center #1682*
1545 Cross Creeks Blvd., Pickerington; 614-751-9707
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
ACCREDITATION: NAC
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Three Star 

La Petite Academy*
12968 Stonecreek Drive NW, Pickerington; 614-755-4055
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 10 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Little Tigers Preschool*
94 W. Church St., Pickerington; 614-837-3932
AGE RANGE: 1 year, 6 months to 10 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Three Star 

The Premier School of Pickerington*
1229 Hill Road N., Pickerington; 614-653-8383
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 10 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Rainbow Child Care Center - Pickerington*
1829 Winderly Lane, Pickerington; 614-759-8667
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Three Star 

Trinity Learning Center*
830 Refugee Road, Pickerington; 614-863-4444
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Two Star

FRANKLIN

43004

La Petite Academy*
50 Bannockburn Blvd., Blacklick; 614-861-7544
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
ACCREDITATION: NECPA
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Three Star

Michelle’s Academy*
7297 Blacklick Ridge Blvd., Blacklick; 614-759-9444
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Waggoner Academy Learning Center LLC*
968 N. Waggoner Road, Blacklick; 614-755-6336
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

43016

Joyland Preschool/Childcare*
5400 Wilcox Road, Dublin; 614-876-1263
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 8 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Three Star 

Jump City Childcare Center LLC*
6190 Shamrock Court, Dublin; 614-389-7146
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Kinder Care Learning Center #1241*
5757 Shannon Heights Blvd., Dublin; 614-764-0301
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
ACCREDITATION: NAC
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Lorine’s Little Learners Childcare and Learning Center*
2733 Summer Drive, Dublin; 614-553-7990
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Tutor Time Child Care Learning Center*
6365 Emerald Parkway, Dublin; 614-717-4747
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

43017

Bright Star Academy*
6567 Dublin Center Drive, Dublin; 614-717-9348
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Three Star 

CDCFC Thomas Head Start
4671 Tuttle Crossing Blvd., Dublin; 614-718-8711
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 4 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Five Star 

CDCFC Vineyard Head Start
4140 Tuller Road, Dublin; 614-726-9859
AGE RANGE: not available
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Five Star 

The Goddard School of Dublin
6239 Perimeter Drive, Dublin; 614-799-8870
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 10 years
ACCREDITATION: NAEYC 

The Goddard School of Tuttle
4980 Parkcenter Ave., Dublin; 614-792-6586
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 13 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Growing Minds Academy*
6036 Tara Hill Drive, Dublin; 614-389-1380
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Kiddie GRAND*
4500 John Shields Parkway, Dublin; 614-389-0829
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 10 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Kinder Care Learning Center - Dublin*
4960 Park Center Ave., Dublin; 614-761-2323
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
ACCREDITATION: NAEYC
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

La Petite Academy - Dublin*
7135 Sawmill Road, Dublin; 614-766-6653
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Four Star 

Meadows Academy*
5775 Dublinshire Drive, Dublin; 614-804-0096
AGE RANGE: 1 year, 6 months to 6 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

The Oxford School of Dublin*
5700 Blazer Parkway, Dublin; 614-792-2220
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Three Star 

Sunny Day Academy*
255 Bradenton Ave., Dublin; 614-718-1717
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

43026

Agape Academy*
4519 Cemetery Road, Hilliard; 614-219-1527
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

The Crossing Community Church Child Nurturing Center*
4770 Britton Parkway, Hilliard; 614-777-5195
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Three Star 

The Goddard School - Parkmeadow*
6074 Parkmeadow Lane, Hilliard; 614-771-8700
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Hilliard First Baptist Child Care and Learning Center*
2929 Hilliard-Rome Road, Hilliard; 614-876-6738
AGE RANGE: 2 years to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Joyland Early Learning Center*
2222 Hilliard-Rome Road, Hilliard; 614-777-9008
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 10 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Three Star 

Kinder Care Learning Center*
3885 Berry Leaf Lane, Hilliard; 614-850-0180
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
ACCREDITATION: NAC
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Two Star 

Kinder Care Learning Center - Avery*
4705 Avery Road, Hilliard; 614-777-1077
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
ACCREDITATION: NAC
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Three Star 

Kinder Care Learning Center - Ridgemill #634*
3700 Ridge Mill Drive, Hilliard; 614-771-8909
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
ACCREDITATION: NAC
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Two Star 

La Petite Academy - Hilliard*
3710 Ridge Mill Drive, Hilliard; 614-876-7312
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
ACCREDITATION: NECPA
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

SarahAnn’s Learning Unlimited LLC*
3898 Lattimer St., Hilliard; 614-771-7790
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Tomorrow’s Child Preschool and Learning Center
3975 Brown Park Drive, Hilliard; 614-876-6756
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

43054

AcademyOne Childcare and Preschool*
10102 Woodcrest Way, New Albany; 614-855-8350
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

AcademyOne Childcare and Preschool*
5893 Preserve Blvd., New Albany; 614-775-5055
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

JCC New Albany*
150 East Granville Road, New Albany; 614-855-4885
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 5 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Kinder Care Learning Center-New Albany #000556*
5524 New Albany Road E., New Albany; 614-775-0014
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
ACCREDITATION: NAC
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Five Star 

The Learning Experience*
5800 Central College Road, New Albany; 614-245-4574
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

43065

Smoky Row Children’s Center
8615 Smoky Row Road, Powell; 614-766-2122
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 10 years
ACCREDITATION: NAEYC 

43068

A Child’s Place Learning Center*
2010 Officeview Place, Reynoldsburg; 614-868-5437
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Capital Royal Child Care & Learning*
1288 Brice Road, Reynoldsburg; 614-866-5499
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Two Star 

Christian Village Academy*
6950 Americana Parkway, Reynoldsburg; 614-866-6341
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Three Star 

Creative Kidz Learning Center 1 LLC*
491 Lancaster Ave., Reynoldsburg; 614-762-9993
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Hoggy’s Extended Childcare*
1616 Brice Road, Reynoldsburg; 614-655-2600
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Kiddie Academy of Reynoldsburg*
6411 E. Main St., Reynoldsburg; 614-866-1422
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 13 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Four Star 

Kiddie Academy of Reynoldsburg at HAMS
6970 Tussing Road, Reynoldsburg; 877-302-2347
AGE RANGE: 10 years to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Four Star 

Kinder Care Learning Center*
6477 Centennial Drive, Reynoldsburg; 614-866-3750
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
ACCREDITATION: NAC
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Five Star 

Kinder Care Learning Center*
8295 Taylor Road, Reynoldsburg; 614-868-5267
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
ACCREDITATION: NAC
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Kinder Care Learning Center #707*
6601 Bartlett Road, Reynoldsburg; 614-866-4446
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 9 years
ACCREDITATION: NAEYC
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Five Star 

Kinder Care Learning Center - Reynoldsburg*
6720 Tussing Road, Reynoldsburg; 614-868-9422
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
ACCREDITATION: NAEYC

Learning Tree*
7751 E. Main St., Reynoldsburg; 614-861-8622
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star

Little Scholars Learning Center II
2731 Independence Village Center, Reynoldsburg; 614-203-4774
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Five Star 

Shining Stars Child Care*
491 Lancaster Ave., Reynoldsburg; 614-868-3465
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 5 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Sunshyne Early Learning Academy*
1713 Brice Road, Reynoldsburg; 614-868-3950
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

43081

American Learning Center*
5454 Westerville Road, Westerville; 614-882-2100
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Kinder Care Learning Center*
861 Eastwind Drive, Westerville; 614-890-1234
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
ACCREDITATION: NAC
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Kinder Care Learning Center #999*
55 S. Cleveland Ave., Westerville; 614-899-0026
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
ACCREDITATION: NAC
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Kinder Care Learning Center #1689*
1255 County Line Road, Westerville; 614-901-4000
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
ACCREDITATION: NAC
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Kinder Care Learning Center - Sunbury*
1231 S. Sunbury Road, Westerville; 614-523-0277
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
ACCREDITATION: NAEYC
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

La Petite Academy*
4426 Valley Quail Blvd S., Westerville; 614-895-1173
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 10 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Two Star 

The Learning Academy*
1325 E. Walnut St., Westerville; 614-948-2626
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Two Star 

Milestone Lane Westerville*
141 S. State St., Westerville; 330-620-6460
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Vineyard Early Childhood Center*
6000 Cooper Road, Westerville; 614-259-5448
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 5 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Four Star 

Westerville Learning Center*
149 Charring Cross Drive, Westerville; 614-891-4105
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

43085

JCC - North*
6121 Olentangy River Road, Worthington; 614-764-2414
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Kinder Care Learning Center #1487*
77 Caren Ave., Worthington; 614-888-9696
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
ACCREDITATION: NAC
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Kinder Care Learning Center - Worthington*
401 Park Road, Worthington; 614-848-3002
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
ACCREDITATION: NAC 

Stepping Stones Learning Center*
860 Griswold St., Worthington; 614-885-6656
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Worthington Learning Center*
7878 Worthington-Galena Road, Worthington; 614-885-0444
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

43109

FBC Child Care Center LLC*
3001 Brice Road, Columbus; 614-626-3890
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

43110

David’s Preschool and Extended Care at UCC*
80 W. Columbus St., Canal Winchester; 614-837-7734
AGE RANGE: 3 years to 6 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Heaven Sent Children’s Academy*
5616 Gender Road, Canal Winchester; 614-920-2229
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Three Star 

Heaven Sent Children’s Academy II*
5624 Gender Road, Canal Winchester; 614-920-2229
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Little Angels Ministries II LLC
5336 Gender Road, Canal Winchester; 614-443-1540
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Peacox Child Care*
309 N. High St., Canal Winchester; 614-321-6600
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 13 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Recess Child Development Center*
3624 Gender Road, Canal Winchester; 614-834-4569
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 5 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Two Star 

Stacia’s Childcare*
3235 Stamford Bridge, Canal Winchester; 614-680-3944
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

YMCA Jerry L. Garver Child Care Program*
6767 Refugee Road, Canal Winchester; 614-834-9622
AGE RANGE: 5 years to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Five Star

43119

Kinder Care Learning Center*
1145 Norton Road, Galloway; 614-870-6166
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
ACCREDITATION: NAC
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Royalty Childcare
5662 W. Broad St., Galloway; 614-446-4268
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

43123

Darbydale Elementary YMCA Club*
7000 London Groveport Road, Grove City; 614-276-8224
AGE RANGE: 5 years to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Four Star 

Daystarz Child Care Center*
3323 Cleveland Ave., Grove City; 614-871-4172
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 10 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

The Enrichment Center-Grove City*
4200 Kelnor Drive, Grove City; 614-875-0514
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Great Beginnings Academy*
2345 Demorest Road, Grove City; 614-801-1001
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Kiddy Grove Day Care*
3266 E. Cleveland Ave., Grove City; 614-875-6504
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Kinder Care Learning Center - Grove City*
2274 Stringtown Road, Grove City; 614-875-6363
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
ACCREDITATION: NAC
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

The Sunshine House*
3860 Hoover Road, Grove City; 614-875-5514
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

YMCA Head Start - Vaughn YMCA*
3500 First Ave., Urbancrest; 614-539-1770
AGE RANGE: 5 years to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Two Star 

43125

Ginger’s Little Lamb*
271 Tallman St., Groveport; 614-836-2229
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Three Star 

Kiddie Kare*
4085 Venture Place, Groveport; 614-795-2273
AGE RANGE: 2 years, 6 months to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Five Star 

Kids Klub Child Care*
5521 Groveport Road, Groveport; 614-409-9130
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Little Steps Big Steps Daycare Center LLC*
4375 Professional Parkway, Groveport; 614-836-6070
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

43201

G. Tyree Learning Center CDCFC Head Start*
1077 Lexington Ave., Columbus; 614-737-4300
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 5 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Five Star 

G. Tyree Learning School (PS)
1077 Lexington Ave., Columbus; 614-737-4300
AGE RANGE: 3 years to 5 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Five Star 

Gingerbread House Preschool & Nursery*
67 W. Fourth Ave., Columbus; 614-299-2005
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 10 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Indianola Children’s Center*
1970 Waldeck Ave., Columbus; 614-262-1090
AGE RANGE: 1 year, 6 months to 5 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Schoenbaum Family Center & CDCFC Head Start*
175 E. Seventh Ave., Columbus; 614-247-7488
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 5 years, 11 months
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Five Star 

43202

The Ohio State University Child Care Program Ackerman Road*
725 Ackerman Road, Columbus; 614-292-4453
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 6 years
ACCREDITATION: NAEYC
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Five Star

Riverside Education Center*
3366 Olentangy River Road, Columbus; 614-884-0467
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Two Star 

43203

Columbus Early Learning Centers - Eastside*
240 N. Champion Ave., Columbus; 614-253-5525
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 5 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Four Star 

Future Scholars Early Learning Center*
905 E. Long St., Columbus; 614-389-4723
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 5 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Four Star 

Mother’s Helper and Childcare Services II*
712 E. Spring St., Columbus; 614-252-2000
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

43204

Bright Minds Daycare and Learning Center*
142 N. Wilson Road, Columbus; 614-279-8647
AGE RANGE: not available
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

CDCFC St. Agnes Head Start Center*
2350 W. Mound St., Columbus; 614-272-9340
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 5 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Five Star 

Fun Daycare Center LLC*
3434 Sullivant Ave., Columbus; 614-725-4555
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Glenwood Center for Early Childhood*
2833 Valleyview Drive, Columbus; 614-274-0283
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 11 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Three Star 

Historical Childcare Center LLC*
2885 W. Broad St., Columbus; 614-972-7582
AGE RANGE: 4 months, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Rodriguez Child Care*
2929 Sullivant Ave., Columbus; 614-869-0408
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 13 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

43205

Caring & Sharing Learning Center LLC *
1450 E. Main St., Columbus; 614-826-4500
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

CDCFC Ohio Avenue Head Start
505 S. Ohio Ave., Columbus; 614-253-2862
AGE RANGE: 3 years to 5 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Five Star 

Columbus Early Learning Centers - Broad Street*
760 E. Broad St., Columbus; 614-221-6102
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 13 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Four Star 

Columbus Early Learning Centers - Main Street*
1150 E. Main St., Columbus; 614-253-7267
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 5 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Five Star 

Nationwide Children’s Hospital Child Care Center*
646 S. 18th St., Columbus; 614-355-9450
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 6 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Five Star 

Our Kidz Enrichment & Child Care Center*
1787 E. Livingston Ave., Columbus; 614-253-1234
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 10 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Five Star 

St. John Paul II Early Childhood Education Center PR*
957 E. Broad St., Columbus; 614-372-5656
AGE RANGE: 3 years to 5 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Sweet Peas Childcare Center LLC*
422 Holtzman Ave., Columbus; 614-725-2155
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

YMCA - Fairwood Elementary*
726 Fairwood Ave., Columbus; 614-885-4252
AGE RANGE: 4 years to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Five Star 

43206

All God’s Children Learning Center*
895-C Parsons Ave., Columbus; 614-449-3234
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Start Fresh Learning Academy*
1149 Parsons Ave., Columbus; 614-542-4100
AGE RANGE: 1 month to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Four Star 

Stewart Alternative Elementary School Preschool
40 Stewart Ave., Columbus; 614-365-5556
AGE RANGE: 3 years to 5 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Five Star 

Tender Years Learning Center*
1344 S. Ohio Ave., Columbus; 614-372-5698
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Three Star                                                                         

43207

ABC’s Educare*
1184 Lockhurst Road, Columbus; 614-444-2227
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 5 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Advantage Early Learning Academy*
3777 S. High St., Columbus; 614-449-6688
AGE RANGE: not available
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Two Star 

Children’s Academy PS*
100 Obetz Road, Columbus; 614-491-3270
AGE RANGE: 1 year to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Columbus Advanced Learning Academy Inc.*
3992-3994 Alum Creek Drive, Columbus; 614-409-2871
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star

Edwards Creative Learning Center*
3858 Alum Creek Drive, Columbus; 614-492-8977
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Two Star 

God’s Kidz South*
1700 S. 20th St., Columbus; 614-443-1885
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star

High Hopes Child Care Center*
1234 Marion Road, Columbus; 614-444-7400
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Humble Beginnings Childcare and Learning Center*
1548 Lockbourne Road, Columbus; 614-747-4153
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Kingdom Kids Day Care & Learning Center*
2645 Fairwood Ave., Columbus; 614-497-1103
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 11 years, 11 months
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Mary’s Little Lamb Child Interactive Learning Academy*
1800 Parsons Ave., Columbus; 614-947-1966
AGE RANGE: not available
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Two Star 

Power of Prayer Daycare and Learning Center*
2155 Curtis St., Columbus; 614-443-5363
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Three Star 

Prewitt’s Playhouse Early Learning Center LLC*
1860 Lockbourne Road, Columbus; 614-444-5000
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 5 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Four Star

Small World Child Care Inc.*
1080 Obetz Road, Columbus; 614-491-6070
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 13 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Four Star 

South Side Early Learning and Development Center*
280 Reeb Ave., Columbus; 614-444-1529
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 5 years
ACCREDITATION: NAEYC 

Starting Point Learning Care LLC*
2533 Lockbourne Road, Columbus; 614-491-1914
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 15 years
ACCREDITATION: NAEYC
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Five Star 

Teachable Moments at Little Gems Early Learning Center*
1392 S. High St., Columbus; 614-549-6000
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Two Star 

43209

CDCFC Allegheny Head Start
3260 Allegheny Ave., Columbus; 614-235-2060
AGE RANGE: 3 years to 5 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Five Star 

Chosen Kids Learning Center LLC*
2545 Petzinger Road, Columbus; 614-338-6405
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Five Star 

Chosen Kids Learning Center II LLC*
2545 Petzinger Road, Suite J, Columbus; 614-338-6405
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 5 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Five Star 

Creative Child Care - Southeast*
2525 Petzinger Road, Columbus; 614-235-7979
AGE RANGE: 1 year, 6 months to 9 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Four Star 

JCC of Greater Columbus*
1125 College Ave., Columbus; 614-559-6290
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 5 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

43210

Ohio State University Child Care Center - Buckeye Village*
2724 Defiance Drive, Columbus; 614-292-4453
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 5 years
ACCREDITATION: NAEYC
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Five Star 

43211

A Better Choice Childcare*
2572 Cleveland Ave., Columbus; 614-268-8503
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Cambridge Daycare Center*
795 E. Hudson St., Columbus; 614-447-3400
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

CDCFC Linden Park
1400 Myrtle Ave., Columbus; 614-264-5153
AGE RANGE: 4 years to 5 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Five Star 

CDCFC Rosewind Head Start*
1400 Brooks Ave., Columbus; 614-297-8755
AGE RANGE: 3 years to 5 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Five Star 

Central Ohio Child Care*
1755 Linden Place, Columbus; 614-447-1700
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Children R Us*
1046 E. Weber Road, Columbus; 614-947-1755
AGE RANGE: 1 year, 1 month, 2 weeks to 5 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Columbus Early Learning Centers - Myrtle*
1400 Myrtle Ave., Columbus; 614-253-5525
AGE RANGE: 4 years to 5 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Five Star 

Giggles and Blessings Learning Center*
1474 Cleveland Ave., Columbus; 614-725-3296
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Three Star 

Kiddie Blossom Learning Center LLC*
1155 Windsor Ave., Columbus; 614-869-6930
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

National Child Care Center LLC*
4400 Westerville Road, Columbus; 614-471-2200
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

New Era Academy*
2169 Cleveland Ave., Columbus; 614-826-3983
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

43212

Holy Trinity Child Development Program
2001 Northwest Blvd., Columbus; 614-486-2895
AGE RANGE: 2 years, 6 months to 8 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Five Star 

Kare-A-Lot Child Care Center*
1030 King Ave., Columbus; 614-298-8933
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 11 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Two Star 

43213

A Child’s Journey Learning Center*
846 S. Yearling Road, Whitehall; 614-397-1974
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Church of the Redeemer UMC Preschool
235 McNaughten Road, Columbus; 614-861-7271
AGE RANGE: 3 years to 5 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Three Star 

Creative Child Care - East*
5831 Westbourne Ave., Columbus; 614-864-2424
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 8 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Five Star 

Etna Road Elementary YMCA Y Club*
4531 Etna Road, Whitehall; 614-834-9622
AGE RANGE: 5 years to 10 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Four Star 

Fresh Start Learning Academy II*
3500 E. Broad St., Columbus; 614-237-3279
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 5 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Four Star 

God’s Little Love Bugs*
5115 E. Main St., Columbus; 614-845-8828
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Jelly Bean Junction*
173 S. Yearling Road, Whitehall; 614-235-5300
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Kinder Care Learning Center* #1393 Mount Carmel
5959 E. Broad St., Columbus; 614-759-6622
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
ACCREDITATION: NAC
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Three Star 

Start 2 Finish Learning Academy*
227 Fairway Blvd., Whitehall; 614-762-7878
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Start 2 Finish Learning Academy 2*
126 Pinewood Drive, Whitehall; 614-237-8819
AGE RANGE: 6 years to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Today’s Child Learning Center*
3715 E. Main St., Whitehall; 614-235-0096
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

43214

Casey’s Kids*
700 Jasonway Ave., Columbus; 614-340-4898
AGE RANGE: 1 year, 6 months to 4 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Giggles and Grins Childcare Center Inc.*
800 Jasonway Ave., Columbus; 614-384-0470
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 5 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

North Broadway Children’s Center*
48 E. North Broadway, Columbus; 614-262-6222
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Five Star 

OhioHealth Children’s Center (Bright Horizons)
835 Thomas Lane, Columbus; 614-566-4847
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 5 years
ACCREDITATION: NAEYC 

Play & Learn Christian Child Care*
35 E. Stanton Ave., Columbus; 614-846-7576
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 10 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

43215

Agora’s Little Gems Early Learning & Child Care*
400 W. Broad St., Columbus; 614-469-0509
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 13 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Three Star 

Bright Horizons at Capital City
277 E. Town St., Columbus; 614-227-0550
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 6 years
ACCREDITATION: NAEYC 

C. James Grothaus Child Care Center
275 E. Broad St., Columbus; 614-227-2995
AGE RANGE: 2 months to 5 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Three Star 

The Childhood League Center
674 Cleveland Ave., Columbus; 614-253-6933
AGE RANGE: 2 years to 5 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Five Star 

Heavenly Kids Center for Learning*
404 E. Mound St., Columbus; 614-221-5750
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Five Star 

YMCA Hubbard Mastery School Enrichment Program*
104 W. Hubbard Ave., Columbus; 614-276-8224
AGE RANGE: 5 years to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Five Star 

43219

CDC Head Start*/ECE and Family Center
2879 Johnstown Road, Columbus; 614-342-5837
AGE RANGE: 3 years to 5 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Five Star 

Children Achievers Faith Academy
2235 Stelzer Road, Columbus; 614-471-5970
AGE RANGE: 2 years, 1 month, 1 week to 5 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Early Childhood Education and Family Center - Preschool*
2879 Johnstown Road, Columbus; 614-475-6440
AGE RANGE: 1 week to 6 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Five Star 

F.C.I. Too! Early Learning Academy*
2511 Mock Road, Columbus; 614-471-8486
AGE RANGE: 1 year, 6 months to 11 years
ACCREDITATION: NAEYC
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Two Star 

Iqra Learning Center*
1611 Woodland Ave., Columbus; 614-252-7142
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 13 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Joyful Beginnings Children’s Learning Academy LLC*
1825 Woodland Ave., Columbus; 614-253-6886
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Five Star 

Little Buckeye Learning Center - Stelzer*
407 Stelzer Road, Columbus; 614-235-2600
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Two Star 

Little Gems Learning Place LLC*
2030 Leonard Ave., Columbus; 614-258-4367
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Three Star 

Mee Maw’s House*
2283 Sunbury Road, Columbus; 614-749-9208
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Mother’s Helper Inc.*
2140 E. Fifth Ave., Columbus; 614-253-2000
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Precious Jewels Early Learning Center*
3650 Sunbury Road, Columbus; 614-471-9553
AGE RANGE: 3 years to 13 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

St. Stephen’s Community House - Christ Child Center*
1500 E. 17th Ave., Columbus; 614-294-6347
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 5 years, 6 months
ACCREDITATION: NAEYC
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Five Star 

Twinkle Star Child Care Center*
2280 Stelzer Road, Columbus; 614-337-1511
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 13 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Unitee Child Care Center*
2121 Joyce Ave., Columbus; 614-262-5056
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

YMCA Early Learning Center*
2879 Johnstown Road, Columbus; 614-342-5836
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 5 years
ACCREDITATION: NAEYC
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Five Star 

YWCA Family Center Safe & Sound*
900 Harvey Court, Columbus; 614-253-3910
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 13 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Five Star 

43220

Kinder Care Learning Center #889*
2001 Bethel Road, Columbus; 614-457-0754
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
ACCREDITATION: NAC
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Meadow Park Children’s Center*
2425 Bethel Road, Columbus; 614-451-8814
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Five Star 

Olentangy Church Child Care
2040 W. Henderson Road, Columbus; 614-459-9383
AGE RANGE: 1 year, 6 months to 5 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

One Family Childcare Center*
1375 Francisco Road, Columbus; 614-641-7260
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 10 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Sunshine Nursery School*
3750 W. Henderson Road, Columbus; 614-457-4085
AGE RANGE: 1 year to 10 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

43221

The Mary Evans Child Development Center*
3777 Dublin Road, Columbus; 614-777-4099
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 6 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

43223

Brightside Academy Early Care and Education*
660 Harrisburg Pike, Columbus; 614-227-0652
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Fresh Start Learning Academy III*
1933 Vaughn St., Columbus; 614-274-7240
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 5 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Five Star 

Friendship Christian Learning Center*
1775 W. Broad St., Columbus; 614-274-8200
AGE RANGE: 4 months to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Hope Learning Academy LLC*
801 Harrisburg Pike, Columbus; 614-725-5400
AGE RANGE: not available
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

A Little Piece of Heaven Learning Center*
771 Harrisburg Pike, Columbus; 614-279-8807
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

YMCA Hilltop Educare Center*
1952 W. Broad St., Columbus; 614-752-8877
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 5 years
ACCREDITATION: NAEYC
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Five Star 

YMCA West Central Preschool*
1481 W. Town St., Columbus; 614-288-8084
AGE RANGE: 3 years to 5 years, 6 months
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Five Star 

43224

Brightside Academy Ohio*
3525 Cleveland Ave., Columbus; 614-262-5431
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Two Star 

CDC Capital Park Head Start*
2150 Agler Road, Columbus; 614-416-5203
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 5 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Five Star 

Children’s Choice Academy*
2873 Suwanee Road, Columbus; 614-725-4475
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Columbus Daycare Center LLC*
3389-A Westerville Road, Columbus; 614-269-8980
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Creative Child Care - North*
1601 Shanley Drive, Columbus; 614-261-8153
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 8 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Five Star 

Daycare R Us*
2241 Agler Road, Columbus; 614-439-0493
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Future Stars Learning Academy Inc.*
2775 Cleveland Ave., Columbus; 614-262-7600
AGE RANGE: up to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Hope Early Education Center*
3238 Cleveland Ave., Columbus; 614-725-3488
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Iftiin Academy Inc.*
3296 Westerville Road, Columbus; 614-414-0872
AGE RANGE: not available
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Jubba Daycare Inc.*
4428 Walford St., Columbus; 614-342-2750
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 6 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Kamas Daycare Center*
3651 Cleveland Ave., Columbus; 614-269-8197
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Kids Care Academy*
3400 Kohr Blvd., Columbus; 614-478-3269
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
ACCREDITATION: NAEYC
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Five Star 

Kids Kingdom Child Care and Learning Center*
970 Oakland Park Ave., Columbus; 614-268-1200
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Linden Lutheran CDCFC Head Start
1230 Oakland Park Ave., Columbus; 614-262-9756
AGE RANGE: 3 years to 5 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Five Star 

Little Disciples Learning Center*
4142 Westerville Road, Suite 200, Columbus; 614-418-9444
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Five Star 

Oakland Park Day Care Inc.*
1430 Oakland Park Ave., Columbus; 614-261-7680
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Prima1 Daycare and Learning Center LLC*
2045 Agler Road, Columbus; 614-804-3248
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Prime Early Learning Center LLC*
4350 Cleveland Ave., Columbus; 614-532-0141
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Tarbiya Learning Center*
3163 Cleveland Ave., Columbus; 614-316-0642
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Tiny Tots Child Care Services*
1442 Elmore Ave., Columbus; 614-268-7345
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

YMCA KIPP Early Learning Center*
2800 Inspire Drive, Columbus; 614-706-3300
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 8 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Five Star 

43227

ABC Academy Day Care Center*
900 Beechwood Road, Columbus; 614-231-5601
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Two Star 

Brightside Academy Early Care and Education*
3611 E. Livingston Ave., Columbus; 614-238-9470
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

CDCFC Leawood Head Start
1677 S. Hamilton Road, Columbus; 614-365-6504
AGE RANGE: 3 years to 5 years, 11 months
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Five Star 

Columbus Montessori Education Center*
979 S. James Road, Columbus; 614-231-3790
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
ACCREDITATION: NAEYC
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Three Star 

Creative Minds Learning Academy*
927 S. James Road, Columbus; 614-237-9596
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 5 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Two Star 

HSD Academy Learning Center II Inc.*
1336 Courtright Road, Columbus; 614-947-0618
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Kings Kids Learning Center*
4001 E. Livingston Ave., Columbus; 614-235-7131
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Kings Kids Learning Center II*
4444 E. Livingston Ave., Columbus; 614-863-5464
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Perkins Playhouse and Learning Center Inc.*
1700 Courtright Road, Columbus; 614-338-0075
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

43228

Babies and Beyond Child Care Center*
2697 Sullivant Ave., Columbus; 614-732-4626
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Creative Child Care - West*
485 Industrial Mile Road, Columbus; 614-276-2737
AGE RANGE: 1 year, 6 months to 8 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Four Star 

Growing Minds Academy*
420 Georgesville Road, Columbus; 614-351-8820
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Happy Kids Child Care LLC*
4152½ W. Broad St., Columbus; 614-589-0876
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Jubba Day Care West*
3770 W. Broad St., Columbus; 614-272-6860
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Kiddy Grove Day Care West 2*
3779 Sullivant Ave., Columbus; 614-274-7510
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Kiddy Grove West Day Care Center*
3777 Sullivant Ave., Columbus; 614-276-7488
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Kinder Care Learning Center*
5381 W. Broad St., Columbus; 614-851-1431
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
ACCREDITATION: NAC
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Kinder Care Learning Center #514*
550 Fox Ridge St., Columbus; 614-870-7375
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
ACCREDITATION: NAC 

Lima Academy Learning Center LLC*
4121 W. Broad St., Columbus; 614-975-2981
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 13 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Little Learners*
1421 Demorest Road, Columbus; 614-668-3237
AGE RANGE: 1 year to 13 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Moonlight Child Care*
4656 W. Broad St., Columbus; 614-853-2781
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Play to Learn Day Care Center*
26 S. Grener Ave., Columbus; 614-878-6001
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 7 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Success Kidz West*
1288 Georgesville Road, Columbus; 614-279-3050
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Sunny Day Academy*
5675 Feder Road, Columbus; 614-878-2828
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Sunshine Childcare & Learning Center*
4238 Westview Center Plaza, Columbus; 614-272-8200
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 5 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

43229

A+ Academy Child Center*
4580 Heaton Road, Columbus; 614-880-5437
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

A+ Kids Learning Center*
5700 Kathy Run Lane, Columbus; 614-394-8278
AGE RANGE: 6 months to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

ABC Learning Center*
5730 Kathy Run Lane, Columbus; 614-901-2222
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

AJ’s Learning Center*
1704 Schrock Road, Columbus; 614-891-1900
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Ascension Lutheran Preschool*
1479 Morse Road, Columbus; 614-268-2010
AGE RANGE: 2 years, 6 months to 5 years, 11 months
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Avalon CDCFC Head Start
5220 Avalon Ave., Columbus; 614-882-1790
AGE RANGE: 3 years to 5 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Four Star 

CDCFC Mattie B. James Head Start Center*
969-999 Crupper Road, Columbus; 614-431-2094
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 5 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Four Star 

Child Zone LLC*
2415 Deewood Drive, Columbus; 614-865-4000
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Childtime Children’s Center*
6660 Doubletree Ave., Columbus; 614-848-3699
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Two Star 

Early Foundations Learning Center*
1521 E. Dublin-Granville Road, Columbus; 614-785-0600
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Forest Park Christian Schools*
5600 Karl Road, Columbus; 614-888-5282
AGE RANGE: 2 years, 6 months to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Helpful Hands Childrens Center*
1271-1273 Morse Road, Columbus; 614-447-3403
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 5 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Helpful Hands Children’s Center Inc.*
6833-6839 Flags Center Drive, Columbus; 614-891-4766
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Junior Graduates Enrichment Center*
4807 Evanswood Drive, Columbus; 614-377-1794
AGE RANGE: 2 years, 6 months to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Keys to Early Success*
1484 Morse Road, Columbus; 614-396-8388
AGE RANGE: 1 month to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Kiddie World*
1393 Community Park, Columbus; 614-891-8490
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Kinder Care Learning Center - Tamarack*
1955 Tamarack Circle N., Columbus; 614-433-0625
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
ACCREDITATION: NAC 

Little Buckeye Learning Center*
921 E. Dublin-Granville Road, Columbus; 614-888-4414
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Three Star 

Little Tigers Learning Center*
876 Freeway Drive N., Columbus; 614-896-8006
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Three Star 

A Love for Children LLC*
4656 Heaton Road, Columbus; 614-378-5210
AGE RANGE: 3 years to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Mommy and Me Childcare and Enrichment Center*
6200 B Busch Blvd., Columbus; 614-987-5170
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

North YMCA Preschool*
1640 Sandalwood Place, Columbus; 614-885-4252
AGE RANGE: 3 years to 12 years
ACCREDITATION: NAEYC
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Five Star 

Ohio Learning Academy Inc.*
5475 Sandalwood Blvd., Columbus; 614-419-8326
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Parkers Learning Center II LLC*
2040 E. Dublin-Granville Road, Suite D, Columbus; 614-899-2226
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Parkmoor Elementary Y Club*
1711 Penworth Drive, Columbus; 614-885-4252
AGE RANGE: 5 years to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Five Star 

Sister’s Academy LLC*
1680 Schrock Road, Columbus; 614-865-3411
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Starzone DayCare and Learning Center*
6725 Karl Road, Columbus; 614-825-9552
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 13 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

A Step in the Right Direction Literacy Learning Center
1300 Yellowwood Drive, Columbus; 614-547-7005
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Waiss Learning Center LLC*
2200 E. Dublin-Granville Road, Columbus; 614-895-0158
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Zenith Learning Center Inc.*
4600 Heaton Road, Columbus; 614-888-8829
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

43230

Blacklick Gahanna CDCFC Head Start
500 N. Hamilton Road, Gahanna; 614-856-0469
AGE RANGE: 3 years to 5 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Four Star 

Connected Pathways Early Learning Centers LLC*
4242 Stelzer Road, Columbus; 614-414-7988
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Five Star 

The Emilia School*
1075 E. Johnstown Road, Gahanna; 614-741-4089
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 10 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Gahanna Children’s College*
230 Agler Road, Gahanna; 614-476-2662
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Five Star 

Kinder Care Learning Center*
139 N. Stygler Road, Gahanna; 614-471-2000
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 5 years, 11 months
ACCREDITATION: NAC 

Kinder Care Learning Center - Gahanna*
520 Morrison Road, Gahanna; 614-471-3665
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
ACCREDITATION: NAC
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Two Star 

Treehouse Learning Center*
158 Imperial Drive, Gahanna; 614-337-8888
AGE RANGE: not available
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

43231

Almadina LLC*
5714 Columbus Square, Columbus; 614-392-2870
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

A Better Choice Daycare & Learning Center*
2960 E. Dublin-Granville Road, Columbus; 614-547-7912
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

HALO Academy*
6049 Cleveland Ave., Columbus; 614-794-2444
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 10 years, 11 months
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Ibiscus Child Care Center*
5695 Emporium Square, Columbus; 614-818-0551
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Four Star 

Kidz Planet/Moms Choice Childcare Center*
6011 Cleveland Ave., Columbus; 614-865-3305
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star

Kinder Care Learning Center - #708*
5351 Cleveland Ave., Columbus; 614-891-4444
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
ACCREDITATION: NAC 

Ladan Learning Center LLC*
6028 Cleveland Ave., Columbus; 614-426-4306
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

New Dimensions Child Care Center*
2899 E. Dublin-Granville Road, Columbus; 614-776-5275
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 13 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Northland Church of Christ Child Care*
4581 Cleveland Ave., Columbus; 614-410-5861
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 5 years, 11 months
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Two Star

Safe Child Care Care of Columbus LLC*
2975 Morse Road, Suite B, Columbus; 614-369-8411
AGE RANGE: not available
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star

Safe Haven Learning Academy*
6156 Cleveland Ave., Columbus; 614-776-4939
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

43232

The Amazing Grace Learning Center*
4249 Eastland Square Drive, Columbus; 614-604-8449
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star

Amazing Kids Learning Academy LLC*
5011 Chatterton Road, Columbus; 614-837-1234
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Big Mama’s Babies*
4431 Crossroad Center, Columbus; 614-864-1234
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Big Mama’s Playhouse Too*
4433 Crossroad Center, Columbus; 614-856-9322
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Chosen Kids III*
3314 Noe-Bixby Road, Columbus; 614-524-6114
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 5 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Five Star 

Creative Connections Child Care Center*
3124 S. Hamilton Road, Columbus; 614-732-1589
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Debi’s Day Care Center*
5504 E. Livingston Ave., Columbus; 614-348-4214
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Future Scholars Learning Academy II*
6116 McNaughten Center, Columbus; 614-483-9192
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 5 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Four Star

Infinite Learning Center*
4268 Eastland Square Drive, Columbus; 614-446-8429
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 11 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star

Kids Future Learning Center*
5011 Chatterton Road, Suite C, Columbus; 614-524-6250
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star

La Case Des Wonderful Learners Co.
4216 Eastland Square Drive, Columbus; 614-260-3482
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 6 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star

Little Miracles Early Development Center*
4445 Reinbeau Drive, Columbus; 614-743-2601
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 5 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Four Star

Little Scholars Learning Center/Young Scholars of Columbus*
3943 Groves Road, Columbus; 614-864-9641
AGE RANGE: 1 year, 6 months to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Four Star

Michael’s Lil’ Angels*
6161 Radekin Road, Columbus; 614-860-0400
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

No Place Like Home of Columbus LLC*
5599 Chatterton Road, Columbus; 614-920-4200
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star

Rylan Starr’s Read and Play Day Care*
2740 B Eastland Mall, Columbus; 614-866-7936
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star

Teach & Learn Child Care Inc.*
2696 S. Hamilton Road, Columbus; 614-863-0017
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star

Zenith Learning East Inc.*
2261 S. Hamilton Road, Columbus; 614-694-0557
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star

43235

Children of America (Columbus)*
8360 N. High St., Columbus; 614-914-2810
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star

Hawthorn Academy*
3760 Snouffer Road, Columbus; 614-553-7119
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years, 11 months
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Three Star

Jelly Bean Junction Learning Center*
3480 Snouffer Road, Columbus; 614-792-8700
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Four Star

Kinder Care Learning Center #880*
2680 Sawbury Blvd., Worthington; 614-761-0797
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
ACCREDITATION: NAC
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Two Star

Kinder Care Learning Center #300879*
2001 Hard Road, Columbus; 614-764-2994
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 11 years, 11 months
ACCREDITATION: NAC
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star

LICKING

43055

Adventures in Learning Child Care Center*
17 N. Chalfant Road, Newark; 740-522-8865
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star

Almost Home Day Care LLC*
15 N. 21st St., Newark; 740-281-3322
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Four Star 

Bright Beginnings Childcare LLC*
385 Mount Vernon Road, Newark; 740-345-2982
AGE RANGE: 1 month to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Licking County Family YMCA Child Care Center*
470 W. Church St., Newark; 740-349-9621
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Four Star

Montessori Community School*
621 Country Club Drive, Newark; 740-344-9411
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

My Place Child Care and School Age Center LLC*
1335 E. Main St., Newark; 740-349-3505
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star

Noah’s Ark East*
1011 E. Main St., Newark; 740-349-7063
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Pride-N-Joy Preschool*
1319 W. Main St., Newark; 740-522-3338
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Three Star 

43056

Creative Minds Learning Center*
645 Heath Road, Heath; 740-522-0995
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 14 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

43062

Childtime Children’s Center*
170 E. Broad St., Pataskala; 740-927-8477
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

LCFYMCA at North*
6507 Summit Road, Pataskala; 740-964-1674
AGE RANGE: 3 years to 5 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Two Star 

LCFYMCA at SWL*
927-B South St., Pataskala; 740-927-5437
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Two Star 

Milestones Learning Center*
8970 Hazelton-Etna Road, Pataskala; 740-973-9190
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 14 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Over the Rainbow Children’s Center*
101 Lois Lane, Pataskala; 740-964-6871
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

World of Wonderment Child Development Center*
99 Oak Meadow Drive, Pataskala; 740-927-8283
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 5 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

43068

Rainbow Child Care Center*
8315 Taylor Road SW, Reynoldsburg; 614-575-5040
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

43071

Happy Hearts Child Center Care*
8905 Mount Vernon Road, St. Louisville; 740-745-2432
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star

MADISON

43140

Mandy’s Daycare of London*
15 E. Second St., London; 740-845-2914
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Presbyterian Child Center*
211 Garfield Ave., London; 740-852-3190
AGE RANGE: 2 months to 10 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star

43143

First United Methodist Church Childcare Center*
110 S. London St., Mount Sterling; 740-869-3571
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 11 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star

PICKAWAY

43103

Ashville Center Head Start
97 Miller Ave., Ashville; 740-983-2530
AGE RANGE: 3 years to 5 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Five Star 

Ashville Y-Club Child Care Center*
90 Walnut St., Ashville; 740-477-1661
AGE RANGE: 5 years to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star

Laugh and Learn Daycare Center*
295 N. Long St., Ashville; 740-983-0373
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 5 years, 11 months
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Five Star 

Little Blessings Childcare Center LLC*
470 Long St., Ashville; 740-954-3146
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 10 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

43113

Creation Station at Crossroads Christian Child Care
5679 Tarlton Road, Circleville; 740-474-4840
AGE RANGE: 2 years, 6 months to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

High Point Child Care*
1565 N. Court St., Circleville; 740-420-0811
AGE RANGE: 1 year 6 months to 5 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

PICCA Head Start Ohio Street Center*
465 E. Ohio St., Circleville; 740-474-9544
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 5 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Five Star 

Pickaway County Head Start School (PS)
465 E. Ohio St., Circleville; 740-474-7529
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 5 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Five Star 

Pickaway County YMCA Educare and Y-Club*
440 Nicholas Drive, Circleville; 740-477-1661
AGE RANGE: 3 years to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Four Star

UNION

43040

A+ Child Care & Learning Center*
398 Damascus Road, Marysville; 937-642-4300
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 10 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Enchanted Care Kids Campus*
17696 Echo Drive, Marysville; 937-642-1487
AGE RANGE: 5 years to 13 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star

Leads Head Start - Marysville
111 Morey Drive, Marysville; 937-642-1230
AGE RANGE: 3 years to 5 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Five Star

FAMILY CHILD CARE

FAIRFIELD

43105

Ford Day Care*
114 Holder Road, Baltimore; 740-400-4047
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

43130

Kim’s Kidz Child Care*
706 Oakwood Ave., Lancaster; 740-215-9396
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Moss DayCare
4060 Hamburg Road, Lancaster; 740-969-3387
AGE RANGE: 1 month to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

Pam’s Child Care
733 E. Fifth Ave., Lancaster; 740-653-5730
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

RPM Learning Center
900 Schadel Drive, Lancaster; 740-653-2711
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 13 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

FRANKLIN

43081

Rainbow Childcare Inc.*
3511 Karikal Drive, Westerville; 614-270-0767
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Three Star 

43219

Columbus Imagine Daycare LLC*
3137 Jake Place, Columbus; 614-581-2787
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 11 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Five Star 

43228

Fountain of Love Childcare*
162 Norton Road, Columbus; 614-465-9497
AGE RANGE: not available
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

LICKING 43025

Cherie’s Child Care
273 Sycamore Road, Hebron; 740-928-0267
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 5 years, 11 months
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

MADISON

43162

Dempsey Day Care*
361 Madison Drive N., West Jefferson; 614-879-4749
AGE RANGE: 2 weeks to 12 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: Three Star 

PICKAWAY

43113

Sherri’s Daycare
423 S Pickaway St., Circleville; 740-497-4080
AGE RANGE: 1 month, 2 weeks to 13 years
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star 

UNION

43040

Imagination Station - Rebecca Scior
20916 State Route 245, Marysville; 614-746-7650
AGE RANGE: not available
STEP UP TO QUALITY RATING: One Star