Student Services

Child Development Center

May 1, 2014: The Child Development Center is accepting preschool applications for 2014/15 year. Please stop by the center between 8 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. to pick up an application. Summer programs available to tuition and state preschool eligible children.


The Antelope Valley College Child Development Center (CDC) is an on-campus laboratory preschool which provides developmental programs for children two years to five years of age. The CDC is licensed by the State of California. The purposes of the CDC are to:

  • Provide a comprehensive program of services for children two to five years of age.
  • Serve as a model center for the education and care of young children.
  • Demonstrate family-centered early childhood education practices through home/school collaboration and parent education.
    Serve as a professional development site for Early Childhood Education Certificate preparation.

The CDC is open Monday through Friday, with morning and/or afternoon sessions. Enrollment is open to students, faculty, staff, and the community. Application forms are available at the Child Development Center.

A state preschool program offers subsidized preschool to eligible children.

lic. # 197401581


  • Making Learning Visible
    May 21, 5:30 to 7 p.m.
    AVC Child Development Center

    We invite you to view negotiated curriculum projects planned and facilitated by CFE 201 and 202 Child Development Practicum students. Come prepared to ask questions and discuss assessment of both child and adult learning!