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Quality Rated Child Care Centers

DFUMC Christian Learning Center

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500 S. Thornton Ave
Dalton, GA 30720


DFUMC Christian Learning Center website

The DFUMC Christian Learning Center offers a Full-Day and Half-Day program for children ages 6 weeks through 5 years which operates year round. This program was established by DFUMC to serve its members and the community. The Full Day Program is licensed by the State of Georgia through Bright From The Start. Our trained and experienced staff provide a safe and loving learning environment where children can grow in body, mind, and faith. All age level classrooms meet or exceed the adult to child ratio required by Bright From The Start.

First Baptist Church Children’s Learning Center

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311 N Thornton Ave
Dalton, GA 30720


First Baptist Church Children’s Learning Center website

Children's Learning Center provides quality childcare and early education within a Christian environment.

Christ Church Presbyterian

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510 S Tibbs Rd
Dalton, GA 30720

(706) 226-5437

Christ Church Presbyterian website

ChristSchool at ChristChurch Presbyterian exists to provide an environment of Christian love in which every child is valued and respected as a unique child of God.


Full Day Program:  for ages 6 weeks through 4 years.  Hours are from 7:15 am to 6:00 pm Monday through Friday.

​Half Day Program:  for ages 2 through 4 years. 8:00 am to 12:00 pm. 

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Whitfield County-Dalton Day Care Center

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515 S Pentz St
Dalton, GA 30720

(706) 278-8991

Whitfield County-Dalton Day Care Center website

Serving the community since 1971 by providing comprehensive child care to children of  to low-income and working families. They are a nationally-accredited center and have been awarded the highest rating, 3-Stars, by Georgia's new accreditation program, Quality Rated. Providing services for 156 children during the months of August-May and approximately 100 children during the summer months of June and July.

Friendship House

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1300 S Hamilton St
Dalton, GA 30720

(706) 278-8012

Friendship House website

Accredited by the National Association for the Education of Young Children, 3 Star Quality Rated, and recognized as a child care Center of Distinction, they are a premier North Georgia childcare center, learning center and preschool.