What are CDM’s hours?
CDM is open 7:00 AM until 5:30 PM Monday through Friday.
Do you offer tours of your facility?
Yes, tours are offered Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thurdays from 10am until 2pm. CDM has an open-door policy, so that no appointment is necessary.
For what ages is care offered?
CDM offers care for children 6 weeks and older. Care for school-age children is offered after school and when school is not in session.
Is there a waiting list for placement into your program?
There may be a waiting list for placement into certain age levels. Please contact CDM to find out about availability.
Are your teachers certified?
All of CDM’s teachers have Early Childhood Degrees and/or Early Childhood Credentials. Additionally, all of teachers participate in yearly continuing education in the field of Early Childhood Education beyond the hours mandated by S. C.
What is CDM’s Discipline Policy?
We believe that behavioral issues provide teachable moments for children, so CDM’s philosophy is one of guidance rather than punishment. CDM is currently involved in a 5-year study of Conscious Discipline, a transformative plan for children. Please click www.consciousdiscipline.com for more information or see the CDM Parent Handbook 2016-2017 for more information.
What is CDM’s Illness Policy?
CDM follows S. C. DSS mandates on illness, as outlined by S. C. DHEC. Please see CDM Parent Handbook 2016-2017 for specific details.
Are the children taught about God?
YES, Christian education is a priority at CDM! Bible verses, stories and songs are integrated into the daily curriculum. Chapel Lessons are held weekly for children two-years and older with a pastor from First United Methodist Church of Myrtle Beach.