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 – 5 pm

Phone: (941) 624-3382

Parent Testimonials

CS

I like the family feeling and the way they treat you and your children as part of this...

PC

Love the family environment and knowing that my daughter is well taken care of while I am at work!...

DW

Awesome academy. Friendly environment and attentive staff. Competitive pricing and experienced.

Anonymous

My daughter has been at Educare now for 4 years, and she will continue to be at the school until...

KG

Amazing school, my son just graduated from their VPK program and has been attending since he was...

EM

The teachers and staff are awesome . They make you feel like your all part of a family. I would...

FS

The staff and teachers at Educare are wonderful. They make you feel like you are family to them.

CS

VPK class of 2014 graduates Thursday. Our Peyton has been going to Educare for 3 + years and what...

AS

My daughter is 9 months old and she already loves going to school. When I put her in the car in...

EM

The teachers and staff are awesome . They make you feel like your all part of a family. I would...

We are accredited by
EduCare is NECPA accredited!

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We Will Be CLOSED on the Following Dates (2022-2023):

  • Monday, February 21st
  • Friday, April 15th
  • Friday, May 27th
  • Monday, May 30th
  • Monday, July 4th
  • Monday, September 5, 2022
  • Thursday, November 24, 2022
  • Friday, November 25, 2022
  • Friday, December 23, 2022
  • Monday, December 26, 2022
  • Friday, December 30, 2022
  • Monday, January 2, 2023
  • Monday, February 20, 2023
  • Friday, April 7, 2023
  • Friday, May 26, 2023
  • Monday, May 29, 2023
  • Tuesday, July 4, 2023

 

*Regular tuition rates do apply*

Menu

EduCare participates in the USDA Food Program and ALL MEALS ARE INCLUDED at no additional charge!

If you have not yet turned in this form for your child to receive meals, please CLICK HERE, print and fill out the form and then drop it at your childcare center.

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!

Download the EduCare menu

EduCare Learning Center, Port Charlotte

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

EduCare Academy, Bonita Springs

10220 West Terry Street
Bonita Springs, FL 34135-4735
(239) 992-3424

Not Just Childcare - EduCare

Tuition

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.

Per Family Annual Registration Fee: $100

*Registration fee will be charged again if child leaves our program and then re-enrolls within the same fiscal year

Fees & Charges

Tuition is due every Friday. Tuition payments will be automatically withdrawn each Friday for the current week of attendance. 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 assessed to any returned payments. There is no exception to this policy.

Weather Warnings

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

EduCare Learning Center Rates 2022-2023:

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

Infant Care: $195
(Birth-12 months)

Toddler Care: $165
(12 months-24 months)

Two Year Care: $155
(24 months-36 months)

Pre-School 3 Care: $150
(36 months-48 months)

Pre-School 4/5 Care $145
(4 years – 5 years)

Wrap Around Care (WAC): $95
for Voluntary Pre-K (VBK)

Daily Care: $50 per day

School-Age Care

  • Daily Care: $35
  • Weekly Care: $135
  • Before/After care only: $100

Special Needs: $195 per week