Proud to be named an Alberta Early Learning and Child Care Centre

Thornhill Child Care – Lumino centre is excited to have been named one of 22 Early Learning and Child Care (ELCC) Centres across Alberta. Our new centre, opening in September of 2017, is located at 5717 2nd Street SW and will offer $25-a-day child care. To find out more information or to be placed on our Waiting List, please e-mail lumino@thornhillchildcare.com

ECS/Kindergarten

Thornhill Child Care Society operates an Alberta Education funded and approved E.C.S./Kindergarten program within the child care centre. Children are eligible to attend ECS if they turn 5 on or before February 28 of that school year.   This unique program offers many benefits to children including:

  • Maximum class size of 20.
  • Qualified Teacher and full-time Teaching Assistant.
  • On-going evaluation, report cards and parent teacher interviews.
  • Access to specialists including speech-language, occupational and physio therapists, psychologist, etc.
  • Nutritional Snacks.
  • Parent-run Board of Directors, with parental involvement encouraged.
  • Educational centres targeted towards specific skill development.
  • On-site child care available for after class and on non-school days provided by trained Early Childhood Educators.
  • Field trip experiences, in-class guests and special activities, including swimming lessons.
  • Strong Literacy focus.

Program registration is on-going, with classes starting in September of each year.

NURTURING THE CHILD’S NATURAL ABILITY TO LEARN THROUGH PLAY AND EXPLORATION.