Child Development Center

Educating the 'whole' child for more than 80 years

The Child Development Center has been serving children of Greater Indianapolis for more than eight decades. Built upon the laurels of value based education, high family involvement, and cutting edge experiences the center has touched the lives of thousands of children. Flanner House Child Development Center obtained its NAEYC accreditation in November 2005 which distinguishes us with a very select group of preschools throughout the country. The center is licensed by the State of Indiana.

Among our accreditation, and accomplishments:

  • NAEYC Accreditation
  • CDA certified and degreed teachers
  • Paths to Quality Level 4
  • Implementation of the “CREATIVE CURRICULUM”
  • Integration of the Foundations “Indiana Academic Standards for Young Children”
  • KDG 2005/2006 highest statewide scores on Dibels diagnostic test

Community Partners include:

  • Indianapolis Fire Department
  • Clarian Health
  • Indiana University School of Nursing
  • Indianapolis Marion County Public Library
  • Indianapolis Police Department
  • Indiana Department of Agriculture
  • Hoosier Capital Girl Scouts
  • Boy Scouts of America


We cater to employed parents and those who are enrolled in an accredited educational program. Enrollment begins at age three and extends to age twelve. A sliding fee scale is used to determine the weekly cost. We also accept CCDF and offer other tuition assistance programs.

We look forward to partnering with you in the education of your child!



For the summer of 2014, Flanner House's Summer Camp will focus on (5) very important areas:

  • Family
  • Enrichment
  • Community
  • Fun & Fitness
  • Nature/Environment

Also: Urban gardening, Computer K.I.D.Z., Field trips twice weekly


Info: (317) 925-4231 ext. 254

June 6 - July 29, 2014

Now Enrolling