Compare top child care centers

Find care

How it works

Share details about your child care center needs

Match with highly rated local child care centers near you

Compare child care center and tour the ones that best fit your family

Recent child care center reviews in San Mateo, CA

Abc Panda Child Care

5.0

We are first time parents and brought our daughter to Karla starting at 7 months. I was nervous about daycare because my daughter had never taken a bottle and was with me every day since birth. However, the transition to daycare with Karla was stress free and so reassuring. Karla is so caring,...

- Ally L

HOME Montessori School

5.0

I found Home Montessori to be an excellent introduction to a "school" environment. Leah takes children younger than most Montessori schools, and was helpful in the potty training period. My child thrived in the environment Leah created. There is a varied curriculum each month, gently introduced....

- Debra N

Serendipity School

5.0

We couldn't imagine being anywhere else. We are so thankful to be part of the Serendipity community. It truly feels great fully trusting the teachers with my kids.

- Sarah

Little Rascals Daycare

5.0

The owner, Maria Schoenfeld, has been running this sweet little daycare for several years. She employs three full time caregivers, one of whom is her daughter who has an Early Childhood Education degree and is very involved in teaching the kids (alphabet, colors, calendar, songs, reading, amazing...

- A Z

Tierra Verde Spanish Immersion Daycare

5.0

Our son thrived under Victoria's care. He started at 4 months old and attended until he was three years old. He left loved and ready for preschool! Their tender care, organic meals, hours, and amazing play structure are wonderful! Our son has a peanut allergy and they've been very thorough with his...

- Liz G

Child care centers in San Mateo, CA

5.0

(3)

Abc Panda Child Care

1762 Lake Street, San Mateo, CA 94403

Abc Panda Child Care

Description:

We are center focus on the learning developing of the children with an emphasis on activities and teaching drills, even for very small children. Love and Care

Recent reviews:

5.0
We are first time parents and brought our daughter to Karla starting at 7 months. I was nervous about daycare because my daughter had never taken a bottle and was with me every day since birth. However, the...

Reviewed by Ally L

5.0

(1)

HOME Montessori School

533 Roliins Rd, Burlingame, CA 94010

Costimate: $329/wk

Description:

We offer childcare for families looking to provide their child with a loving and safe environment that's just like home. At HOME Montessori School, our goal is to help children learn important social,...

Recent review:

5.0
I found Home Montessori to be an excellent introduction to a "school" environment. Leah takes children younger than most Montessori schools, and was helpful in the potty training period. My child thrived in the...

Reviewed by Debra N

3.0

(2)

Serendipity School

3172 Clearview Way, San Mateo, CA 94402

Costimate: $363/wk

Description:

Serendipity School in San Mateo, CA is dedicated to providing the highest quality services for children and families, and to demonstrating success in clear and measurable ways.The center has a comprehensive...

Recent review:

5.0
We couldn't imagine being anywhere else. We are so thankful to be part of the Serendipity community. It truly feels great fully trusting the teachers with my kids.

Reviewed by Sarah

5.0

(1)

Little Rascals Daycare

14 Korbel Way, Belmont, CA 94002

Costimate: $250/wk

Description:

Little Rascals Daycare in Belmont, CA is dedicated to providing the highest quality services for children and families, and to demonstrating success in clear and measurable ways.The center has a comprehensive...

Recent review:

5.0
The owner, Maria Schoenfeld, has been running this sweet little daycare for several years. She employs three full time caregivers, one of whom is her daughter who has an Early Childhood Education degree and is...

Reviewed by A Z

5.0

(1)

Tierra Verde Spanish Immersion Daycare

39 N Humboldt, San Mateo, CA 94401

Costimate: $402/wk

Description:

Tierra Verde Spanish Immersion Daycare in San Mateo, CA is a non-profit organization and dedicated to providing the highest quality services for children and families, and to demonstrating success in clear and...

Recent review:

5.0
Our son thrived under Victoria's care. He started at 4 months old and attended until he was three years old. He left loved and ready for preschool! Their tender care, organic meals, hours, and amazing play...

Reviewed by Liz G

5.0

(1)

Camp Keff

800 FOSTER CITY BLVD, Foster City, CA 94404

Camp Keff

Description:

The Peninsula Jewish Community Center (PJCC) Camp Keff has been providing outstanding summer, winter and spring programs for youth from Age 2 years old - Grade 12 for decades. We provide a safe and nurturing...

Recent review:

5.0
Camp Keff is a fun place to work, great people and fun kids

Reviewed by Jenny

5.0

(1)

Full of Wonder

2041 Trinity St, San Mateo, CA 94403

Costimate: $377/wk

Description:

Full of Wonder based in San Mateo, CA is a place especially designed to provide an engaging, safe, and healthy environment for children ages two through five. The center aims to help children develop problem...

Recent review:

5.0
My son LOVED his time at Full of Wonder, he nevergo when I picked him up. April and Margie are angels!

Reviewed by Sarah

5.0

(2)

Kids Konnect Preschool and Daycare

2145 Bunker Hill Dr, San Mateo, CA 94402

Starting at $1050/mo

Kids Konnect Preschool and Daycare

Description:

Kids Konnect offers fantastic childcare in San Mateo for children aged 2-6. After opening two successful preschools in Pacifica and Oakland we're saying hello to San Mateo! Our emergent play-based curriculum...

Recent reviews:

5.0
We've moved our two children to Kids Konnect and was the best move we've ever made! Much faster progress for my 4 year old and everyone was so welcoming.

Reviewed by Joe P

4.8

(5)

Feeling Good Daycare

1623 Van Buren St, San Mateo, CA 94403

Costimate: $378/wk

Feeling Good Daycare

Description:

I am willing to offer you the service of my Daycare (Feeling Good) in case you work or live around the San Mateo Area. He/She will be provided with great care and learning Spanish (optional) at the same time,...

Recent reviews:

5.0
I wasnt able to get child care from her however she is so very sweet and helpful. I had called her because I needed a daycare for me 2 month old infant. Although she had no spots available she referred me to...

Reviewed by Asi A

5.0

(1)

ABC 123 Home Daycare

1016 Egret St, Foster City, CA 94404

Costimate: $350/wk

Description:

ABC 123 Home Daycare exists to prepare and motivate children for pre-school through the mantra "Love All, Serve All." Established in 2010, it is located at 1016 Egret St Foster City. The operating hours are...

Recent review:

5.0
Very clean, safe, up to date facility. Provides organic meals for the children.

Reviewed by Anil

5.0

(1)

Jubilee Day Care

1021 Hiller St, Belmont, CA 94002

Costimate: $250/wk

Description:

The Jubilee Day Care in Belmont, California provides childcare and Christian preschool education for infant children through toddlers. Their age-appropriate curriculum allows the children to express themselves...

Recent review:

5.0
Pauline is such a sweetheart and the kids love her. If you want worry free QUALITY child care, Jubilee Day Care is the right place!

Reviewed by S.V.L.

5.0

(1)

Mary Daycare, Inc.

851 Schooner St, Foster City, CA 94404

Costimate: $350/wk

Recent review:

5.0
I am really glad & thankful that I found Mary's day care for my 5 month old daughter. I was really nervous going back to work leaving my baby who refused to take bottle. When I met Mary she immediately put my...

Reviewed by Neha P

Stella Piccolo Preschool

65 Tower Road, San Mateo, CA 94402

Costimate: $363/wk

Stella Piccolo Preschool

Description:

Preschool in San Mateo serving children 3 to 5 years old. Classes held mornings from 9am to 12pm, Monday through Friday. Developmentally appropriate child-centered approach facilitating independence and...

Kids World Day Care/Preschool

Fostercity Blvd, San Mateo, CA 94404

Starting at $350/wk

Kids World Day Care/Preschool

Description:

Kids World Daycare/Preschool is home based daycare for kids ages 2+. We follow Experience Learning Curriculum for overall development of kids with age appropriate activities.
1.0

(1)

Associated Learning and Language Specialists, Inc.

1060 Twin Dolphin Drive, Redwood City, CA 94065

Associated Learning and Language Specialists, Inc.

Description:

Associated Learning and Language Specialists, Inc. (ALLS) is a community resource offering a wide array of therapeutic and educational services, and school programs. ALLS provides the highest quality speech and...
1.0

(1)

Day Deborah's Care

21 Arundel Rd, Burlingame, CA 94010

Costimate: $329/wk

Description:

Day Deborah’s Care provides a stimulating and nurturing environment for each child’s individual developmental stages. Established in 2010, it is located at 21 Arundel Rd Curlingame CA. Operating hours are...
1.0

(1)

Footsteps Childcare Inc \ RAMS

2675 Ralston Avenue, Belmont, CA 94002

Starting at $420/mo

Description:

Footsteps Childcare Inc \ RAMS is an extended care provider located in Belmont that mainly offers after-school care services for sixth to eighth grade students. The company offers the following after-school...

La Creche Child Development Center

1911 Elkhorn Ct, San Mateo, CA 94403

Starting at $100/day

Description:

La Crèche Child Development Center located in San Mateo, CA provides an environment that nurtures the unique strengths of each child while encouraging self-reliance, creativity, and empathy for others. The...

Peninsula Jewish Community Center

800 Foster City Blvd, Foster City, CA 94404

Starting at $400/wk

Description:

Peninsula Jewish Community Center in Foster City, CA is a Jewish camp that provides a safe, clean, interactive, fun and exciting environment where your child can learn while having fun. The center curriculum...

Belmont Community Learning Center

1835 Belburn Drive, Belmont, CA 94002

Starting at $1210/mo

Description:

The Belmont Community Learning Center serves 75 children. Our preschool has been designed to encourage the development of creativity in your child and to promote a happy learning and growing experience....

The Nueva School

6565 Skyline Blvd, Hillsborough, CA 94010

Starting at $22600/day

Description:

The Nueva School is an early childhood education provider that offers a cost-effective child care solution for children living in 6565 Skyline Blvd, Hillsborough, CA. Their center believes that all children...

Pacific Rim International School

454 Peninsula Ave, San Mateo, CA 94401

Starting at $2220/mo

Description:

Pacific Rim International School is a child care provider conveniently located at 454 Peninsula Ave, San Mateo, CA. Their center uses age-appropriate programs to ensure that no one among their students gets...

Russells Child Care Center

1640 Norton St, San Mateo, CA 94401

Starting at $10/hr

Description:

Russells Child Care Center is a state-licensed in-home child care facility that offers early care and learning programs for preschool children. Located in San Mateo, California, the company implements a...

Peninsula Temple Sholom Preschool

1655 Sebastian Dr, Burlingame, CA 94010

Starting at $9220/mo

Description:

Peninsula Temple Sholom Preschool is a child care facility that provides their students child care appropriate for their developmental level. Their center, located at 1655 Sebastian Dr, Burlingame, CA, presents...

Ganon Early Childhood Education Center

1700 Alameda De Las Pulgas, San Mateo, CA 94403

Costimate: $377/wk

Description:

Ganon Early Childhood Education Center, conveniently located in central San Mateo, provides a nurturing environment designed to support your child in helping to establish self-identity, positive self-esteem and...

UMC Nursery School

1443 Howard Avenue, Burlingame, CA 94010

Starting at $85/mo

Description:

UMC Nursery School is a daycare establishment that provides a developmentally appropriate child care solution for children living in 1443 Howard Avenue, Burlingame, CA. Their child center strictly complies with...

Welcome Amigos

1737 Hamlet St, San Mateo, CA 94403

Starting at $15100/day

Description:

Welcome Amigos is a child care facility that provides their students child care appropriate for their developmental level. Their center, located at 1737 Hamlet St, San Mateo, CA believes that children learn...

Universe of Colors

302 8th Ave, San Mateo, CA 94401

Starting at $2160/day

Description:

Universe of Colors at 302 8th Ave, San Mateo, CA an accredited facility that provides access structured child care to children living in San Mateo area. Their center aims to promote the academic and social...

Peninsula Gymnastics

1740 Leslie St, San Mateo, CA 94402

Starting at $74/hr

Description:

Peninsula Gymnastics in San Mateo, CA is a great activity that not only improves physical fitness but also helps children learn life skills such as goal setting, how to overcome fear, and increase a child's...

Mon Petit Village

Fallon Ave, San Mateo, CA 94401

Starting at $1450/mo

Mon Petit Village

Description:

Mon Petit village is a home-based French immersion preschool located in San Mateo and welcoming children 2 to 5 years old. We provide a comfortable yet stimulating environment where children are able to use...

Showing 1 - 30 of 106

Additional Child Care Center Services

Child Care Center Articles

23 funny Easter memes to make you happy

23 funny Easter memes to make you happy

April 3rd, 2023 Whether you celebrate the holiday or not, funny Easter memes are still good for eliciting a laugh. Peeps. All the sugary treats. A giant bunny who delivers ... Read more
Ramadan for kids: How to teach kids about Ramadan through celebration

Ramadan for kids: How to teach kids about Ramadan through celebration

March 21st, 2023 Popular consumer brands and big retailers are finally paying attention to the Muslim community and our Ramadan and other celebrations because “my oh my” so ... Read more
How to discipline a toddler: 9 expert-backed methods that work

How to discipline a toddler: 9 expert-backed methods that work

April 15th, 2021 As adorable as toddlers are, their behavior can sometimes feel like the opposite. The ... Read more
22 easy Easter crafts for kids

22 easy Easter crafts for kids

April 1st, 2023 Easter Sunday will be here before you know it — so it’s time to start planning for the holiday, the arrival of the Easter Bunny and the kickoff to the... Read more
Daylight savings time for kids: The best tips to prepare them for the change

Daylight savings time for kids: The best tips to prepare them for the change

March 2nd, 2023 Two times a year, clocks spring forward or fall back for daylight saving time (DST), and the time change threatens to wreak havoc on kid sleep schedules and... Read more

FAQs for finding child care centers near you in San Mateo, CA

What are the benefits of child care centers near me in San Mateo, CA?

What will my child do at a child care center near me in San Mateo, CA?

How can I find a child care center near me in San Mateo, CA?

Ratings for San Mateo, CA child care centers listed on Care.com

Average Rating4.0 / 5

Child Care Centers in San Mateo, CA are rated 4.0 out of 5 stars based on 23 reviews of the 106 listed child care centers.