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Contact Information
Office Phone 905-849-6366
Fax 905-849-6377
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Primary Contact Susan Beckett, Manager of Operations
Site Information
Site Location East of Kerr St, south of Stewart St
Located In Community Old Oakville
Address & Map
74 Florence Dr
Oakville, ON L6K 1V6
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Intersection Kerr St and Rebecca St
Mailing Address 461 North Service Rd W, Unit 17 
Oakville, ON L6M 2V5
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Agency and Service Names
Alternate Name Discovery Station Nursery School ; OPCC ; OP-CC
Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Primary Executive Donette Phillips, Executive Director
Funding United Way - Oakville
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Government licensed child care centre for children 18 months-5 years. 
Discovery Station Nursery School: 
* half-day licensed nursery school running from September-June  
* Toddler program for children aged 18-30 months, for 2 mornings per week, 9 am-11:30 am 
* Preschool program for children aged 2.5-5 years, two mornings per week, 9-11:30 am  
* Activities that will enhance your child's natural curiosity and love of learning 
* Philosophy is that a child learns through play and teachers will follow the child's interests and development when implementing curriculum 
* Focus on developing social skills and school readiness 
* High teacher-child ratios 
Adventure Express:  
* licensed nursery school program for children 2.5-5 years, will be offered in July and August * summer schedule available in April 
* integrated for children with special needs 
* registration for September will begin February  
* spaces are available in some of our current nursery school programs - contact the main location to inquiry about current availability
Hours Office hours at main location Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm * Sat 9 am-12 noon
Dates Discovery Station: Sep-Jun
Areas Served Oakville
Eligibility Ages: 1.5 year(s) - 5 year(s)
Application registration for fall begins in February * registration for summer begins in April
Languages English
Fees Program ; Fee assistance may be available from Halton Region.
Child Care Information
Type of Program Licensed Child Care Centre
Type of Care Quality First ; Nursery School ; Special Needs
Schools In Area École élémentaire catholique Sainte-Marie (Conseil scolaire catholique MonAvenir) ; Oakwood Public School (Halton District School Board) ; St James School (Halton Catholic District School Board) ; W H Morden Public School (Halton District School Board)
Subsidy Available Yes
License Info
License Capacity

alternating programs ie Toddlers Mon and Wed; Preschool group Tues and Thurs
Categories and Classification
Service Categories Child Care Centres ; Preschools

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