EduCare Learning Center in Port Charlotte

Serving Charlotte County Since 2005

EduCare dedicates itself to the philosophy that quality early childhood education embraces ad utilizes teaching techniques that appeal to all learning styles in pursuit of helping each child reach their full potential both academically and socially. EduCare is designed to provide appropriate instruction, teachers and materials for each age group. Our lesson plans are based on “Creative Curriculum”. Our philosophy revolves around center-based activities. We strive to provide a well-rounded program including art, music, games, stories, play-acting, outdoor activities, and more. The children’s roles include the development of skills such as decision making, negotiating, socializing and problem solving.

EduCare Learning Center Location

3028 Caring Way #B
Port Charlotte, FL 33952-5300
Open Mon-Fri, 6:30 am – 6 pm

Phone: (941) 624-3382

Parent Testimonials

My daughter has been at Educare now for 4 years, and she will continue to be at the school until college if allowed 🙂 Since being at Educare, she has learned spanish, italian, writing her name, …
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EduCare Learning Center, Port Charlotte

3028 Caring Way # B
Port Charlotte, FL 33952-5300
(941) 624-3382

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10220 West Terry Street
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(239) 992-3424

We are accredited by
EduCare is NECPA accredited!

Information for Our Parents


Dates to Remember

Jan. 1st & 2nd – EduCare Closed

Jan 3rd – VPK starts in session

Jan 15th – School age public school closed/No VPK

Jan. 22nd-26th – FLDOE’s Celebrate Literacy Week, Florida!

Welcome to the month of January!

This month we will be learning about “Under the Sea.

The colors of the month are Blue and White.

The Character builder is reviewing Trust.

January is the month that we celebrate Early Literacy week with FDOE (FL Department of Education.)

January 2018 Newsletter

Dear Parents, Happy New Year 2018! We hope everyone had a wonderful holiday. Welcome to the month of January at EduCare Learning Center. Friendly Reminders:
  • You may reference your child's parent board regarding lesson plans, curriculum or daily schedules.
  • With the cold and flu season creeping up on us, we ask that you please have your child wash their hands upon arriving to school each morning. Please make sure your child has an extra change of weather appropriate clothes in their cubbies.
This month we will be learning about "Under the Sea." The colors of the month are ...
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EduCare participates in the and USDA Food Program ALL MEALS ARE INCLUDED at no additional charge!

Full, nutritious and YUMMY hot breakfasts and lunches, as well as afternoon snacks are provided as part of your regular tuition. That takes the stress out of your morning! 

The path to a healthy, happy and successful child begins with nutrition. EduCare is proud to offer a food program that exceeds the strict USDA Food Program guidelines. Children are fed a well-balanced and delicious breakfast, lunch and snack each day. Our food service staff serves a variety of fruits, vegetables, meats, and dairy products. We are also careful to follow any special dietary or food allergy instructions to meet the needs of individual children. At EduCare, ALL MEALS ARE INCLUDED at no additional charge!


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EduCare strives to bring the highest quality early childhood education at affordable tuition rates to local families!

Full time care is 4 or 5 days per week and includes a well-balanced, nutritious breakfast, lunch and snack.

Part time care is 3 or less days per week and includes a well-balanced, nutritious breakfast, lunch and snack.

Fees & Charges

Tuition is due every Friday for the following week and is considered late on Monday. If tuition is late, there will be a fee of $20.00 added to the weekly amount. An insufficient funds fee of $30 will be applied to any returned payments.

Weather Warnings

We will also be closed on any days relating with any natural disaster.  We will follow the same operating procedures as the public school system.  If conditions are unsafe for children to attend public schools, EduCare will also be closed. Tune in to local radio and television stations for information on inclement weather and public school closings. If local elementary schools are closed, EduCare will also be closed.

EduCare Learning Center Rates:

* Prices subject to change; ask about our rate discounts *

Infant - Toddler Care

Infant Care
(Birth-12 months)

  • $180.00

Toddler Care
(12 months-24 months)

  • $145

Two Year Care
(24 months-36 months)

  • $140.00

Pre-K, VPK and Wrap-Around

(3 years - 4 years)

  • $140.00

Wrap Around Care
for Voluntary Pre-K

  • $85

Daily Care

  • $40.00 per day

School Age Care

Before & After School Care
(part-time only)

  • $75.00 per week

Daily and Weekly Care
during regular school closings:

  • $25 per day
  • $125 per week