Child Development Centers (CDC) are designed to meet the individual developmental needs of eligible children by offering quality child care childcare for infants and children ages 6 weeks to 12 years old. Programs provide low adult-to-child ratios that support quality experiences for young children and onsite Training and Curriculum Specialists who mentor and foster professional development of CYP Professionals.

Marine hugging his young child.


The MCCS Miramar Child Development Center (CDC) is for children 1 year through 5 years old, and is designed to meet the individual developmental needs of young children by offering quality early learning experiences and low child to caregiver ratios. It is accredited by the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC). The CDC utilizes Early Learning Matters (ELM) curriculum.

Care must be requested on

This institution is an equal opportunity provider.

The Miramar Child Development Complex, also aboard MCAS Miramar, offers childcare for children 6 weeks through 5 years old.


Child Development programs are offered to ages 6 weeks to 5 years at Child Development Centers (CDC) throughout San Diego. Caregivers receive extensive training in the development of infants, toddlers, and preschoolers to ensure an enriching day care experience for young Navy family members. Program elements include age appropriate activities, participation in the USDA food program, and monthly training requirements of staff.



Contact Information

Youth & Teen Center

2700 Moore Avenue
Bldg. 2700
San Diego, CA 92145

Phone: 8583074136

Fax: 8583076634


Follow Youth & Teen Center:

Monday 6:00am - 6:00pm
Tuesday 6:00am - 6:00pm
Wednesday 6:00am - 6:00pm
Thursday 6:00am - 6:00pm
Friday 6:00am - 6:00pm
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Closed Holidays
Your browser is out-of-date!

Update your browser to view this website correctly. Outdated Browser