Child Development Center
Program Director – Traci Harris
Latham Child Development Center – Preschool & Daycare
- Serving Huntsville families for over 50 years, since 1964!
- Our mission is to contribute to the spiritual, social, emotional and physical development of your children through age appropriate educational activities.
- Small class sizes ensure each child and their development is reached.
- Our 4 hour Half Day Preschool program is in session August-May, 9:00 am – 1:00 pm. We follow Huntsville City School calendar for observed holidays and breaks.
- Year round Full Day Daycare program open 7:00 am – 5:30 pm with the exception of major holidays.
- Additional Enrichment classes are offered Monday-Thursday for all children in the 2-4 year old classes. Classes include science, music, art, movement, and story time/library.
- Latham Child Development Center is a DHR licensed facility with an exempt status due to the direct affiliation with Latham United Methodist Church and not serving hot lunches. Even with an exemption status, LUMCDC upholds and follows all DHR guidelines.
- All LUMCDC Staff is required to complete Federal, Local & DHR background checks prior to employment. Committed to staff/teacher growth and continued learning.
- Structured play and age-appropriate curriculum included in both our both full day and half day programs.
- Each month a Bible Verse and Virture is incorporated in the curriculum which includes a weekly scripture story, and short Chapel service every Wednesday for all children in the 2-4 year old classes.
- CMA accepted for Full Day students Only
- 10% Sibling Discount.
- 6 week Summer Camp program ages two – 2nd grade in June and July.