Emerald Coast

Preschools and Child Care Centers

This page lists preschools and child care centers in the Okaloosa County, Walton County and Bay County, Florida area.
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30A Learning Academy

Private school for PreK-4 through 6th grade. Our unique approach to 21st century learning blends individualized instruction, project-based inquiry, on ...

School Focus: academic; inquiry
Religious: No
Half/Full: Full Day
Age: PreK-4 through 6th grade
Area: South Walton County (Miramar/Sandestin/Freeport/Point Washington/Santa Rosa Beach/30A)
7 Town Center Loop C15, Santa Rosa Beach, FL, 32459
30A Little Ones: Daycare and Drop Off Program

We are a full-service daycare for all ages with weekly rates as well as hourly, nightly, and weekend rates. Vacation drop off services are offered as ...

School Focus: academic
Religious: No
Half/Full: Half Day Morning, Half Day Afternoon, Evening, Full Day
Hours: varies
Age: infants+
Area: South Walton County (Miramar/Sandestin/Freeport/Point Washington/Santa Rosa Beach/30A)
165 Maple Street, Santa Rosa Beach, FL, 32459

At ABC University your child can attend Monday-Thursday from 8:00 -1:45 pm for no charge. Breakfast, lunch, and afternoon snack are included. We have ...

School Focus: academic
Religious: No
VPK: Available
Half/Full: Full Day
Hours: 6:30 am - 5:30 pm
Age: 6 weeks-12 years
Area: Panama City/Panama City Beach
1338 Florida Avenue, Panama City, FL, 32401
Adventist Christian Academy and VPK

Private Christian PreK-8 school. We offer a free full day VPK program with NO wrap around fees! Scholarships are available to qualifying families with ...

School Focus: Christian
Religious: Yes
VPK: Available
Half/Full: Full Day
Hours: 8:00 a.m.-2:30 p.m., Friday 8:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.
Age: 4 years-8th grade
Area: Panama City/Panama City Beach
2700 Lisenby Avenue, Panama City, FL, 32405
All God's Children Preschool

Programs for ages 1-5 are available. We use phonics and Abeka Curriculum.

School Focus: Christian
Religious: Yes
Half/Full: Full Day
Hours: 7:00-5:30
Age: 1-5
Area: Destin/Niceville
703 Powell Drive, Niceville, FL, 32578
Apple Tree Preschool

Private preschool that specializes in individual care of our children. We keep classroom numbers minimal which allows us to teach to each child based ...

School Focus: academic
Religious: No
Half/Full: Half Day Morning, Half Day Afternoon, Full Day
Hours: varies depending on location
Age: 1-4
Area: North Okaloosa County
Multiple Locations, Crestview, FL
Appletree Academy

Programs for 1-4 year olds. Does not offer VPK; uses own curriculum.

School Focus: academic
Religious: No
Half/Full: Full Day
Hours: 6:30am-6:30pm
Age: 1-4
Area: Panama City/Panama City Beach
7221 Patronis Dr, Panama City, FL, 32408
BACOT Academy

Bacot Academy is a non-profit, private, Christian based school for children with Autism and other disabilities. Although autism is our specialty, we a ...

School Focus: Students with autism and other disabilities
Religious: No
Grades: Preschool, Elementary, Middle School, High School
Area: Panama City/Panama City Beach
2211 St. Andrews Blvd, Panama City, FL, 32405
Bay Haven and North Bay Haven Preschools

Programs available for 3 and 4 year old children.

School Focus: academic
Religious: No
Half/Full: Full Day
Hours: 7:00-5:30
Age: 3,4
Area: Panama City/Panama City Beach
2501 Hawks Landing Blvd, Panama City, FL, 32405
Bay Kidz Academy and VPK

We accept children from 6 weeks up to 12 years. We serve breakfast, lunch, and an afternoon snack. We have a structured environment. Children are taug ...

School Focus: academic
Religious: No
VPK: Available
Half/Full: Full Day
Hours: 6:30AM - 5:30PM
Age: 6 weeks-12 years
Area: Panama City/Panama City Beach
1416 W. 16th St, Panama City, FL, 32405
Bayshore Early Education and VPK

Bayshore Early Education serves students one to five years of age. 1,2,3, and 4 day programs are offered. We provide a Christian-based, structured, ha ...

School Focus: Christian
Religious: Yes
VPK: Available
Half/Full: Full Day
Hours: varies
Age: 1-5
622 Bayshore Drive, Niceville, FL, 32578
Beach Babies Preschool

Beach Babies is a registered home Preschool with daycare hours. Located on the West end of Panama City Beach, 1.5 miles East of Carillon Beach.

Half/Full: Half Day Morning, Half Day Afternoon, Full Day
Hours: varies
Age: 8 weeks-5years
Dolphin Ave, Panama City Beach, FL
Beginnings Preschool

PreK-2: Accepting 1 & 2 year-old children (not potty trained) PreK-3 & 4: Accepting 3, 4 & 5 year-old children (Fully Potty Trained) Hours are 9 to ...

School Focus: academic, developmental
Religious: Yes
Half/Full: Full Day
Hours: 9-2
Age: 1-5
Area: South Walton County (Miramar/Sandestin/Freeport/Point Washington/Santa Rosa Beach/30A)
4747 US Highway 98 W, Santa Rosa Beach, FL, 32459
Calvary Christian Academy and Preschool

K3-high school. Calvary Christian Academy is a private, non-profit Christian School founded in 1967 as a ministry of Calvary Baptist Church. The curri ...

School Focus: Christian
Religious: Yes
Half/Full: Full Day
Age: PK3-12
Area: Fort Walton/Okaloosa Island
535 Clifford St, Fort Walton Beach, FL
Childcare Network

Programs for infants, toddlers, preK, VPK, summer programs, and after school care with transportation are available. Several locations in our area. Of ...

School Focus: academic
Religious: No
VPK: Available
Half/Full: Full Day
Hours: varies
Age: infants+
Area: North Okaloosa County, Fort Walton/Okaloosa Island, Destin/Niceville, South Walton County (Miramar/Sandestin/Freeport/Point Washington/Santa Rosa Beach/30A), Panama City/Panama City Beach
Multiple Locations
Children's Center, The

Our goal in the community is to provide childcare to all children and to mainstream children with special needs. Every day at our school, you can coun ...

School Focus: Special Needs Mainstreaming
Religious: No
VPK: Available
Half/Full: Full Day
Area: Fort Walton/Okaloosa Island
343 Holmes Blvd NW, Fort Walton Beach, FL
Childworld Learning Center and VPK

Childworld accepts pre-school children from ages 1 to 5 years and after-school children from grades K to 5th grade. We are also a Voluntary Pre-Kinder ...

School Focus: academic
Religious: No
VPK: Available
Half/Full: Full Day
Hours: 6:30 am - 6:00 pm
Age: 1-5, after school care for 5-12
Area: Panama City/Panama City Beach
430 West Highway 390, Panama City, FL, 32405
Cinco Christian School

2K-8th grade with preschool half and full day options. After school care available.

School Focus: Christian
Religious: Yes
Half/Full: Half Day Morning, Full Day
Hours: varies
Age: 2K-8th grade
Area: Fort Walton/Okaloosa Island
26 Yacht Club Dr NE, Fort Walton Beach, FL, 32548
Club 4 Kids Inc.

Programs for infants through preschool, as well as before and after school care options for school age children. Meals and snacks are included in tuit ...

School Focus: developmental
Religious: No
Half/Full: Full Day
Hours: 6:00am - 6:00pm
Age: 8 weeks+
Area: Panama City/Panama City Beach
3120 E Highway 390, Panama City, FL, 32405
Compass Rose Academy

We enroll students PreK through the 6th grade. Each classroom is set up to serve multiple grade levels, and we always keep an 8-to-1 student/teacher r ...

School Focus: academic
Religious: No
Half/Full: Full Day
Age: Prek-6th grade
Area: South Walton County (Miramar/Sandestin/Freeport/Point Washington/Santa Rosa Beach/30A)
2060 S. County Hwy 83, Santa Rosa Beach, FL, 32459
Covenant Christian School

Private Christian school for PK3-12th grade. Offers before and after school care, intramural sports, and Classical Christian education.

School Focus: Christian
Religious: Yes
Half/Full: Full Day
Hours: varies; 7am-5:30pm
Age: PK3-12th grade
Area: Panama City/Panama City Beach
2350 Frankford Ave, Panama City, FL, 32405
Covenant Kids Child Development Center

Infant, toddler, VPK, after school for school age, and summer program available.

School Focus: Christian
Religious: Yes
VPK: Available
Half/Full: Full Day
Hours: varies
Age: 6 months-10 years
Area: Fort Walton/Okaloosa Island
1010 Gospel Rd, Fort Walton Beach, FL, 32547
Creative Learning Center and VPK

Infant, toddler, preschool, VPK. Creative Learning Center allows various therapists to visit their patients here. The most common used here is through ...

School Focus: academic, developmental
Religious: No
VPK: Available
Half/Full: Full Day
Hours: 6:30-6:00
Age: 6wks+
Area: South Walton County (Miramar/Sandestin/Freeport/Point Washington/Santa Rosa Beach/30A)
45 S Shore Dr, Miramar Beach, FL, 32550
Creative Play School, The: Preschool and VPK

Infant though VPK. The Creative Play School offers the best student to teacher ratio in the area, which we feel is fundamental to providing the best l ...

School Focus: Creative, Developmental
Religious: No
Half/Full: Full Day
Hours: 7:30-5:30, Fridays 7:30-5:00
Age: infants - 4 years
Area: Fort Walton/Okaloosa Island
11 Vine Ave NE, Fort Walton Beach, FL, 32548
Crosspoint Crestview: Crosspoint Academy and VPK

Crosspoint Academy offers part-time pre-kindergarten (ages 3-5) and childcare / day care (18 months – pre-k) in a safe, loving and enrichment-filled e ...

School Focus: Christian
Religious: Yes
VPK: Available
Half/Full: Full Day
Hours: varies
Age: 18 mos-5 yrs
Area: North Okaloosa County
2250 P J Adams Parkway, Crestview, FL, 32536
Crosspoint Niceville: Crosspoint Academy and VPK

The premiere preschool in the Niceville area, Crosspoint Academy offers full and part-time pre-kindergarten (ages 3-5 including VPK) and childcare / d ...

School Focus: Christian
Religious: Yes
VPK: Available
Half/Full: Half Day Morning, Full Day
Hours: varies
Age: birth-5
Area: Destin/Niceville
214 Partin Dr S, Niceville, FL, 32578
Destin UMC: Jacob's Ladder and VPK

We offer full and part-time pre-kindergarten (ages 3-5) and childcare ( ages 12 months-pre-k) in a safe, loving and enrichment-filled environment. Ou ...

School Focus: Christian
Religious: Yes
VPK: Available
Half/Full: Half Day Morning, Full Day
Hours: varies
Age: 1-5
Area: Destin/Niceville
200 Beach Dr, Destin, FL, 32541
Discovery Learning Academy and VPK

Programs for 6 weeks through VPK, after school care for school age students, and single day drop in care. Special Kids Night Out programs are also ava ...

School Focus: academic
Religious: No
VPK: Available
Half/Full: Full Day
Hours: varies
Age: 6 weeks-VPK + school age after care
Area: Destin/Niceville
4565 Commercial Dr., Niceville, FL, 32578
Discovery Time Playschool Child Care Center and VPK

6 weeks to 6 years with VPK. Open Monday-Friday 6:00am-5:30pm.

School Focus: academic
Religious: No
VPK: Available
Half/Full: Full Day
Hours: 6a-5:30p
Age: 6 weeks-6 years
Area: South Walton County (Miramar/Sandestin/Freeport/Point Washington/Santa Rosa Beach/30A)
15105 331 Business, Freeport, FL, 32439
Early Education and Care: Head Start

EEC has 11 directly operated and 2 community based Head Start locations in Bay and Franklin counties. Check website for your nearest location. Head St ...

School Focus: academic
Religious: No
VPK: Available
Half/Full: Full Day
Hours: varies by location
Age: varies
Area: Panama City/Panama City Beach
450 Jenks Avenue, Panama City, FL, 32401
First Baptist Church of Destin: Preschool

Our full time program provides care from 6:30 am to 6:00 pm. We also offer before and after school care. Our educational program is based on sound pr ...

School Focus: Christian
Religious: Yes
Half/Full: Full Day
Hours: 6:30 am to 6:00 pm
Age: 6 weeks-5 years
Area: Destin/Niceville
201 Beach Dr, Destin, FL, 32541
First Christian Preschool and VPK

Preschool for children ages 1-4, with VPK and early and late stay options. Program uses the Creative Curriculum and A Beka Curriculum.

School Focus: Christian
Religious: Yes
VPK: Available
Half/Full: Full Day
Hours: 7:00-5:30
Age: 1-4
Area: North Walton County
216 Live Oak Ave E, DeFuniak Springs, FL, 32435
First Presbyterian Church Preschool

Programs offered for children ages 3, 4, & 5 years. Full and half day programs available. Summer hours may vary. The First Presbyterian Church Early E ...

School Focus: Christian
Religious: Yes
Half/Full: Half Day Morning, Full Day
Hours: varies
Age: 3, 4, 5
Area: Panama City/Panama City Beach
100 East 7th Street, Panama City, FL, 32401
First Steps Learning Academy and VPK

Birth through VPK is offered. First Steps Learning Academy uses a Reggio Emilia approach to prepare children for academics in kindergarten.

School Focus: Reggio Emilia
Religious: No
VPK: Available
Half/Full: Full Day
Age: birth-5
Area: South Walton County (Miramar/Sandestin/Freeport/Point Washington/Santa Rosa Beach/30A)
1588 State Highway 20 W, Freeport, FL, 32439
First United Methodist of Panama City Preschool

Full time infant care, preschool for ages 1-4. Preschool hours are 9:00-12:00, with before and after care options available. 2, 3, and 5 day options a ...

School Focus: Christian
Religious: Yes
Half/Full: Full Day
Hours: 7:30am-5:30pm
Age: infants - 4 years
Area: Panama City/Panama City Beach
903 East 4th Street, Panama City, FL, 32401
First United Methodist: Wesleyan Preschool and VPK

2-5 years and VPK. Full and part time options available. Creative play as well as structured age-appropriate activities that foster social/emotional, ...

School Focus: Christian
Religious: Yes
VPK: Available
Half/Full: Half Day Morning, Full Day
Hours: 6:45-5:30
Age: 2-5
Area: North Okaloosa County
599 8th Ave, Crestview, FL, 32536
Fort Walton Beach Recreation Center: VPK Program

Children must be 4 years of age to sign up for the free VPK program beginning in August. The hours of the program are 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Monday th ...

School Focus: academic
Religious: No
Half/Full: Half Day Morning
Hours: 9-1
Area: Fort Walton/Okaloosa Island
132 Jet Drive, Fort Walton Beach, FL, 32548
Fort Walton Beach UMC School

1-3 year old, VPK, and Kindergarten available. Early and late care offered.

School Focus: Christian
Religious: Yes
VPK: Available
Half/Full: Full Day
Hours: varies
Age: 1 year-Kindergarten
Area: Fort Walton/Okaloosa Island
103 First St SE, Fort Walton Beach, FL, 32548
Freeport Elementary: VPK

Freeport Elementary offers VPK during the school year. Availability is limited, and entrance into the programs is a first come, first serve basis upon ...

School Focus: academic
Religious: No
VPK: Available
Half/Full: Full Day
Hours: 8-2:15
Age: 4
Area: South Walton County (Miramar/Sandestin/Freeport/Point Washington/Santa Rosa Beach/30A)
15381 US HIghway 331, Freeport, FL, 32439
Galilean Academy

Galilean Academy is a Christian school that serves students from preschool though 12th grade.

School Focus: Christian
Religious: Yes
Half/Full: Full Day
Age: 4 years-12th grade
Area: North Walton County
2483 Bob Sikes Rd, DeFuniak Springs, FL, 32435
Gateway Academy

Locations in Destin and PCB. Destin program offers PreK-3, PreK-4, elementary, and middle school options. PCB offers PreK-3, PreK-4, and Kindergarten. ...

School Focus: Christian
Religious: Yes
VPK: Available
Half/Full: Full Day
Hours: 8:30am–3:00pm
Area: Destin/Niceville, Panama City/Panama City Beach
Multiple Locations
God's Garden of Grace and VPK

2, 3, and 4 year olds as well as VPK.

School Focus: Christian
Religious: Yes
VPK: Available
Half/Full: Half Day Morning
Hours: 9-12
Age: 2, 3, 4
Area: Destin/Niceville
4325 Commons Drive, Destin, FL, 32541

Preschool for 2-4 year olds with two, three, and five day options, before and after care, VPK, and hot lunches are available at the school.

School Focus: Christian
Religious: Yes
VPK: Available
Half/Full: Full Day
Hours: 7am-5:30pm
Area: Panama City/Panama City Beach
929 S Tyndall Pkwy, Panama City, FL, 32404
Grace Presbyterian Preschool

Programs for 1, 2, 3, and 4 year olds. Two, three, and five day options are available as well as after school care.

School Focus: Christian
Religious: Yes
Half/Full: Half Day Morning
Hours: 8:30-12:00
Age: 1-4
Area: Panama City/Panama City Beach
1415 Airport Road, Panama City, FL, 32405
Grow With Us Learning Academy and VPK

Infant, toddler, preschool, and VPK. 2 locations available. Locally owned preschool focused on early childhood education with low ratio classrooms. Pa ...

School Focus: academic
Religious: No
VPK: Available
Half/Full: Full Day
Hours: 6:00am - 6:00pm
Age: Infant-5 years
Area: Fort Walton/Okaloosa Island
Multiple Locations, Fort Walton Beach, FL, 32547
Gulf Beach Baptist Preschool

We are a half day program and offer classes for children two through five years of age. Our school year is from mid August to mid May.

School Focus: Christian
Religious: Yes
Half/Full: Half Day Morning
Hours: 8:30-12:00; lunch bunch 12-1:30
Age: 2-5
Area: Panama City/Panama City Beach
10620 Hutchison Blvd, Panama City Beach, FL, 32407
Hamma and Bampa's TLC Rec Center: Preschool, VPK, and After School Care

Program is for 6 weeks - 12 years. Children with special needs are welcome. Our curriculum is designed to focus on the creative, emotional, intellectu ...

School Focus: academic, developmental
Religious: No
VPK: Available
Half/Full: Full Day
Area: Fort Walton/Okaloosa Island
Schneider Dr, Fort Walton Beach, FL, 32547
Happyland Preschool and VPK

3 year old class and VPK. Registration is on a first come, first serve basis.

School Focus: academic
Religious: No
VPK: Available
Half/Full: Full Day
Hours: varies
Age: 3 and 4 year olds
Area: Destin/Niceville
1018 Whitepoint Road, Niceville, FL, 32578
Harvest Christian Academy: Preschool, VPK, and Drop In Care

We serve ages 3 mos to 5 yrs. VPK is offered during the school year. We offer drop in care for all ages if space is available.

School Focus: Christian
Religious: Yes
VPK: Available
Half/Full: Full Day
Hours: 6:30am-5:30pm
Age: 3 months - 5 years
Area: Panama City/Panama City Beach
3238 East Hwy 390, Panama City, FL, 32405
Hiland Park Baptist Church: HP Kids Learning Academy

Infant care through preschool. HPBC Preschool is a 3 day a week program. Full time care operates Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 9-2 with the ...

School Focus: Christian
Religious: Yes
Half/Full: Full Day
Hours: 7:30-4:00
Age: infants-5 years
Area: Panama City/Panama City Beach
2611 N. Hwy. 231, Panama City, FL, 32405