Child Development Center

El Campito Child Development Center provides high quality early childhood education based on the HighScope philosophy for children walking ages to kindergarten entrance. Active learning based on solid development principles is implemented to foster physical, emotional, social, and intellectual capacities in all children. Nutritious meals and snacks are provided daily.


There are a limited number of scholarships available. El Campito accepts CCDF Vouchers.


After School Program

After school participants receive help with their homework and reading tutoring. The also receive a nutritious snack and the opportunity to engage with other children in a safe environment. Please check with your school on the availability of transportation to and from El Campito. 


Our after school program is available for children ages 5-12. There are a limited number of scholarships available. Scholarships are awarded based on need.


Parents As Teachers

Parents As Teachers (PAT) is a nationally acclaimed curriculum that equips parents with practical knowledge about child growth and development. PAT provides concrete parenting activities, suggestions, and personal support through monthly home visits, group meetings, and play group opportunities. Children are screened regularly to evaluate their skill levels in all developmental areas. Expectant parents and parents  of children ages birth to 5 years may participate free of charge.


Hours of Operation:


6:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.



Schedule a Tour


Call Us: 1-574-232-0220   /   office@elcampito.org   /  1024 W. Thomas St. South Bend, IN 46601

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