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The Center is accredited by the National Association for the Education of Young Children and a model training site for the California Department of Education Program for Infant Toddler Caregivers.
Enrollment Eligibility and Procedures
The center is available to families of students, staff, and faculty of Grossmont College. The center is open according to the academic calendar.
In order to receive childcare services as a student you must:
Grossmont College employees must present proof of employment.
Center Policies are in the Parent Handbook.
Waiting Pool Application
All families wishing to enroll their children must fill out a waiting pool application. Once application is completed, submit to The Child Development Center office or The Child Development Center mailbox in the Business Office. Applications are kept for one year and must be renewed every April. Funding for child care comes from many sources. Low income families may be eligible for free or partially subsidized child care. Individuals in the waiting pool will only be contacted if accepted.
For Center Information:
Contact Maura Mehrian at 619-644-7715 for waiting pool and enrollment information. (Click the name in bold for their email address.)
8800 Grossmont College Dr.
El Cajon, CA 92020
Monday - Thursday
7:45 am - 4 pm
7:45am - 12:30pm
Summer Childcare is not provided at this time.
North end of parking lot #1
6 months by September 1st, not entered Kindergarten.