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Welcome to the Pocalla Springs Child Development Center!

A State – Approved Facility

A Solid Foundation and the Best Possible Start in Life

Located at: Pocalla Springs Elementary 2060 Bethel Church Road, Sumter SC 29154.

Phone: 803-481-5800

Fax: 803-481-5813

Hours of Operation:  School Days – 6:45 am – 5:30 pm

Director: Kendra Turner

Please visit our directory to email Kendra Turner directly.

A non-refundable registration of $40.00 is due at the time of enrollment.  Tuition is due on Friday for the upcoming week.

Payment to fit YOUR schedule:

  • Weekly
  • Bi-Weekly
  • Monthly

Maximum Allowed Time is 

50 hours 

Part Time:  20 hours or less per week Full Time:  over 20 hours per week

Infants &


(6 weeks – 2 years)

n/a $125.00


(3 – 5 years)

$65.00 $110.00
The goal of the Pocalla Springs Child Development Center is to create a setting in which children will find warmth, comfort, and gentleness as well as an abundance of opportunities for movement, exploration, and self-discovery.

It is our hope to assist each child to grow to his / her fullest potential by recognizing each stage of development and fashioning an evironment (ie. curriculum, facilities, and staff) designed to nurture and facilitate growth during each stage.  We also aim to assist parents in understanding the developmental stage of their child, enabling them to contribute most effectively to their child’s growth and enrichment.

The Pocalla Springs Child Development Center offers:

  • Age Appropriate curriculum and activities
  • Fenced in outdoor play area
  • Secured, monitored entrance
  • CACFP Meals (Breakfast, lunch, PM snack, and supper for children 18 months and older)
  • Accept SC Vouchers
Our staff is professionally trained and is equipped with one or all of the following:

  • CDA
  • SC Early Childhood Credential
  • CPR and First Aid Certified
  • Early Childhood Certificate
  • Required sign in and out everyday.
  • Children are only released to authorized persons.
  • Tuition is due on Fridays.  $10 will be charged on tuition payments received after Mondays.
  • The Health and Safety of all children and staff come first.
  • The Center follows the Sumter School District closings and holidays.
  • Bring updated records whenever your child receives an immunization shot.
  • Please notify the Center immediately with any changes to your personal information (telephone numbers, address, etc.)
Please review:

CDC Enrollment Needs – Requirements to enroll your child here at the Child Development Center

cdc application

CDC Notification of change form