Ridgecrest Child Development Center

The teachers and staff of Ridgecrest Child Development Center believe that all children are a gift from God.  It is our Goal to provide each child enrolled in our center with a safe, loving and Christian environment in which to learn and grow. We would be honored to partner with your family in nurturing and developing your child.

As you look through our website we hope this will help you see who we are. We hope you will stop by for us to give you a tour of our facilities and answer any questions you may have. We look forward to hearing from you.

Our Programs

We offer programs for children ages 6 weeks to 3 years (Three years old by September 1 of the current year). A twelve month program is taught which combines the Wee Learn and A Beka Curriculum. Weekly schedules and plans for educational activities are available upon request. Child will be promoted to the next age group as deemed appropriate by the CDC director. 

We offer programs for children ages 3-5 years (by September 1 of the current year). A ten month kindergarten program is available for three, four and five year olds. The A Beka Curriculum will be used for these classes. All 3-5 year olds will be required to be enrolled in their age appropriate kindergarten program as well as daycare. Daycare alone is not available for 3-5 year olds (by September 1 of current year).

The following items will be required for admission:

  • Enrollment application
  • Certificate of immunization (blue slip)
  • Emergency Medical Treatment Form
  • Affidavit
  • Birth Certificate
  • Annual, non-refundable registration fee ($150)
  • Two letters of recommendation (Friend employer, pastor, etc. that are not relatives)
  • Interview with CDC Director

facts tuition management

Tuition payments are made through the FACTS Tuition Management Company. The CDC does not accept payments on campus. Click on the button below to access the FACTS system. 

FACTS Website


1231 Fortner St.
Dothan, AL, 36301

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Hours of operation

6:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.

CDC Staff


Lunch Menu

Click below for the lunch menus. 



Click below for Parent Handbooks.


Enrollment Forms

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Ridgecrest Child Development center does no discriminate on the basis of race, sex, religious background or national origin. While we welcome all children, school staffing will determine if the center will be able to meet the needs of a Special Needs Child. it is our desire to work with parents to provide the best possible away from home care.