Frequently Asked Questions
Do you have to attend the Lighthouse Church to
enroll in the daycare?
Little Lights Learning Center is open to the
community for group care.
Do you take DSHS funding?
Yes, we accept DSHS for full-time care (over 5
hours per day, Monday-Friday)
At what age can an infant enter care at the
Children must be at least one month of age.
When can my child move to the Toddler 1ís
When a child can walk steadily and unassisted
down the long hallway, is over 12 months of age, and there is availability in
the classroom. Typical 1ís Room activities that parents can help their child
get ready for include drinking from a sippy-cup and managing finger foods.
What food is provided by the Center and what
is brought by the Parent?
The Center provides morning and afternoon
snack. Parents can bring breakfast before 7:30 so children can eat here. Lunch
is provided by parents (in an insulated lunch-pail or with a cold pack). We
serve milk with lunch, so if your child can drink milk, you do not need to
pack a drink for lunchtime.
When is my payment due?
Payments are due by Friday at 6pm for the
following week. You are welcome to pay ahead for several weeks if you so
choose. Baby Room tuition is paid by a monthly rate, which can be split into
Do you provide transportation for School Age
We do not provide transportation, however,
Sunset Elementary School busses children to and from our Center.
What do you do to prepare children for
Children have instruction and practice in
recognizing and writing their name and the alphabet. We include a wide variety
of physical activities for fine and gross motor skills, language development,
social and emotional skills, and cognitive development. Music includes some
sign language. We have both a Christmas Program and Graduation where children
have the opportunity to perform.
How can I get answers to questions not posted
You can ask specific questions by telephone or
when you come to visit. For more information about contacting us go to
our Contact Us page on this site.