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Bench surrounded by stumps at the CCLC Children being creative in the art area, with clay, painting, etc. Parking area for cars outside the CCLC Kitchen area with table, pots, pans and dishes Race track with cars, bikes and gas Reading area with chairs and table Children having fun in the sandbox at the CCLC Tipi that was built outside the CCLC

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Welcome to the Child Care and Learning Centre, a high quality early childhood education program that provides an exemplary environment for the care and education of young children.

The CCLC Staff is committed to ongoing openness to professional learning and personal reflection to continuously refine the pedagogy of inclusion, family-centeredness, responsiveness and co-learning.

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Mission & Program Statement

Mission Statement

Embedded within an exemplary environment for the care and education of young children, the CCLC also works collaboratively to provide foundational experiential learning opportunities within a living laboratory for students as well as a research facility for the University of Guelph and other academic institutions.

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Contact The CCLC

125 Arboretum Rd, Guelph, ON N1G 2W1

Phone: (519) 824-4120 ext. 52682

Phone: (519) 824-4120 ext. 56179

Hours of Operation:
Monday - Friday | 7:30AM - 5:30PM

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To register your child at the CCLC please fill out the waitlist application...

Waitlist Application

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