Church Street Child Care

~ Where Everyone Is Welcome ~

Church Street Child Care
First Congregational Church of Deep River
2 Church Street
P.O. Box 246
Deep River, CT 06417
Director: Stacy Bowe
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Day Care Office: 860-526-2176
Church Office: 860-526-5045
Fax: 860-526-9357

The philosophy of Church Street Child Care is to provide a safe and loving environment with a nursery school format for young children to explore, learn and discover and to offer a welcoming place for older elementary school-age children to play, rest and study in a before and after school structured program.

Current Openings for 2019-2020 School Year:

  • PreSchool (Full Day): Available
  • PreSchool (1/2 Day): Available
  • Before and After School: Available
  • Before School: Available
  • After School: Available

If the session you are interested in is not available, please call our center to be placed on the waiting list.


Click here for our 2019-2020 school year and summer rates




Church Street Child Care is open to children of any faith from ages 3 years (must be toilet trained) - 6th grade elementary school.

Our Hours of Operation:

Monday - Friday 7:00 am until 6:00 pm. We are open all year round with the exception of: Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day and the day after, Friday preceding the Church Fair (1st Friday of December), the week between Christmas Eve and New Year's Day, Good Friday, Memorial Day, July 4th and closed one week during July for Summer vacation.

School Vacation for Elementary Age Children:

CSCC has regular operating hours during winter and spring vacation weeks, half day conference days and teacher professional days.


Registration for the summer programs and the school-year will be held in early March. Space permitting a child may be enrolled at any time during the year. When you register your child there is a yearly non-refundable $50 registration fee per child/$80 maximum per family. We offer a 10% family discount for those families with more than one child enrolling.

Church Street Child Care has an open door policy for parent visiting and we encourage parent participation.




Sept 3rd – 6th: Our School RULES

 Sept 9th – 13th: Be Polite (manners)
Sept 16th – 20th: Me, Myself & I
Sept 23rd – 27th: My Family





Sept 30th – Oct 4th: Apples Galore Letter A

 Oct 7th – 11th: Farm Life Letter F
Oct 14th – 18th: Pumpkins in the Patch Letter P
Oct 21st – 25th: Scarecrow Shape Up Letter S
Oct 28th – Nov 1st: Review. Letters A,F,P,S





Nov 4th – 8th: Nocturnal Animals Letter N

 Nov 11th – 15th: Out from the Cold (hibernation) Letter O
Nov 18th – Nov 22nd: Thankful Times  Letter T
Nov 25th – Nov 29th: Review. Letters N,O,T





Dec 2nd – 6th: Jingle Bell Rock Letter J

 Dec 9th – 13th: Holiday Joy Letter H
Dec 16th – 20th: Jingle Bell Rock! and Review Letters J,H
Dec 23rd – Jan 1st: CLOSED





Jan 2nd – 3rd: Welcome Back

 Jan 6th – 10th: Universe Letter U
Jan 13th – 17th: Go Green! Letter G
Jan 20th – 24th: Robotic Fun Letter R
Jan 27th – 31st: Review. Letters U,G,R





Feb 3rd – 7th: Mail and Post Office Letter M

 Feb 10th – 14th: Love One Another Letter L
Feb 17th – 21st: Kids in the Kitchen Letter K
Feb 24th – 28th: Review Letters M,L,K





Mar 3rd – 7th: Construction Zone Letter Z

 Mar 9th – 13th: Vroom, Vroom (Transportation) Letter V
Mar 16th – 20th: Weather Wise Letter W
Mar 23rd – 27th: Dentist Letter D
Mar 30th – Apr 3rd: Review Letters Z,V,W,D





Apr 6th – 10th: Elementary School Spring Break

Apr 13th – 17th: Extinct Dinos Letter X
Apr 20th – 24th Jungle Buddies Letter J
Apr 27th – May 1st: Review. Letters X,J




May 4th – 8th: Quack at the Pond Letter Q

 May 11th – 15th: Insects and Life Cycles Letter I
May 18th – 22nd: Around the Yard (gardening and growing) Letter Y
May 27nd – 31st: Review. Letters Q,I,Y




Jun 1st – 5th: Healthy Bodies and XRays Letters H,X

Jun 8th – 12th: Farewell Friends! Graduation and Prom 
Summer Set Up: CLOSED June 17th