Day Care

Year 'Round Day Care

We currently have full and part time openings available for children ages 3 years and up, starting September 1, 2020.  For more information and rates, please call (716) 699-3933.

Ski Season Day Care

During ski season, our Children's Learning Center accommodates up to 40 children, 6 months and up weekends and holidays, 2 to 5 years weekdays. Please note, a Child in Care Medical Statement is required. A downloadable form is available below. 

Located inside the Holiday Valley Lodge, ground floor.

Limited enrollment available - so please book early! Making your reservation a week or more in advance is recommended, and much further in advance for all our weekday and holiday periods. Reservations are required, please call (716)699-3933.

To combine Day Care with children's ski school, please call Day Care for a reservation (716)699-3933. 

Day Care Center

Winter Weekends & Holidays 8AM-5PM, Weekdays 8:30AM-5PM

2 hours

$35

Any 4 hours

$52

All Day

$70

Book of 10 Full Day Sessions

$630

Book of 10 Half Day Sessions

$468

1/2 Day of Day Care plus lesson age 3

$133

Full Day of Day Care plus lesson age 3

$151

1/2 Day of Day Care plus lesson age 4-5

$135

Full Day of Day Care plus lesson age 4-5

$153

Downloadable Medical Form (pdf).

All reservations (weekday and weekend) require the Child in Care Medical Statement to be completed by a licensed physician, nurse practitioner or physician assistant. The form can be faxed to (716)699-3971, emailed to lknab@holidayvalley.com or accepted on the first day of day care.

A list of baby sitters for evening care is available from the Day Care Center. Please call (716) 699-3933.

Day Care Staff

Our Center staff are trained in CPR and First-Aid, have training in developmentally appropriate practices, and have prior experience in childcare. Our qualified staff members provide a program of appropriate and fun-filled activities and projects throughout the day. 

Important Details

  • Our Center is a nut free facility and all of our programs include lunch or snack and water or milk for children over 12 months. Sippy cups are also provided by the center. 
  • If your child has any food allergies or dietary restrictions, please let us know when you register. If you would prefer to bring your own food, all food must be completely nut free, as we are a nut free facility. Food containing or from a factory where nuts are used will be thrown away immediately, guests will not be reimbursed.
  • In order to provide the best care for your children, we separate the children based on age and development. The caregiver ratio in each of the classrooms complies with the New York State Child Care Facility Licensing standards. (1 to 4 ratio for infants, 1 to 5 for toddlers. 1 to 7 for preschoolers). 
  • We are not responsible for broken or misplaced toys/items brought to the center.
  • Children must be picked up by 5:00PM

Full Day Program

  • Hot lunch and two snacks provided for toddler and preschool
  • Water or milk provided
  • Nap/Rest time, if requested by parent

Half-Day Program

  • One snack provided
  • Water or milk provided 
  • No nap/rest time

What to bring

All children have assigned cubbies for the day for storing personal belongings. Our staff will label belongings as they are being used throughout the day. We highly encouraged you to label all belongings brought to the center in advance to expedite drop off and pick up processes.

  • Change of clothes
  • Diapers/Pull Ups
  • Wipes if specific kind needed
  • All outdoor snow gear (jackets, hats, gloves, snow pants, boots, etc) if participating in a ski lesson
  • Indoor shoes (optional)
  • Comfort Items such as blankets, pacifiers, stuffed animals, etc. 
Parents of Infants must provide:
  • Bottles
  • Formula/Breast Milk
  • Baby food
  • Snacks
  • Diapers
  • Wipes
  • Change of clothes
  • Diaper rash ointment if necessary

Illness

  • If your child had a fever, cough, diarrhea, or vomited in the past 24 hours prior to your reservation start date they may not attend. 
  • Note: Your child must be fever-free, without medication, for a full 24 hours before participating in our programs.