About Us

Hillcrest is a non-profit facility. Parent involvement is welcomed and encouraged!
About Hillcrest Daycare CenterOur program helps a child to develop a positive self-concept. It will make the child aware of his/her ability to learn and create. It will help the child to gain an understanding of his/her strengths and limitations, and the ability to cope with both success and failure.

The program aids the child in developing skills for learning and communicating, as well as, gives them exposure to many content areas (i.e. language, social skills, science, math, art, music, physical development, health and safety).

We’re open M-F, 6:30am-6pm year round, with the exceptions of weather-related closings, emergency closures, and the following holidays:

New Year’s Day
Good Friday
Memorial Day
Independence Day

Labor Day
MEA Friday
Thanksgiving

Friday after Thanksgiving
Christmas Eve
Christmas Day

Hillcrest Child Care Center

Phone: (952) 881-5330
Send us an email
Hours: 6:30 am - 6 pm, M-F
9100 Russell Ave S
Bloomington, MN 55431

Our center is two blocks west of Penn Avenue on 91st Street, on the bottom level of Hillcrest United Methodist Church.

Click here to view a map or contact us.

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Philosophy & Mission

Hillcrest is a non-profit facility. Parent involvement is welcomed and encouraged!

Helping Your Child Explore, Grow, & Learn

– Arts and Crafts
– Language Activities
– Story Times
– Music
– Finger Plays
– Puppets
– Creative Movement
– Science Activities
– Sensory Activities
– Self-Help Skills
– Self-Initiated Play

– Kindergarten Readiness Skills
– Interpersonal Skills
– Dramatic Play
– Manners
– Compassion
– Respect
– Accountability
– Christian Values
– Preschool Field Trips
– On-Site Events
– Special Programs

Fully Certified

Hillcrest is licensed by the State of Minnesota, Department of Human Services.

Holding this licensure assures families that we follow guidelines established by the state to uphold standards concerning:

– staff
– classroom size
– child/staff ratios
– materials, programming & curriculum
– health and safety

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What Our Families are Saying

Parenting is the hardest job out there and I often question if I am doing the right things for my girls…Hillcrest is not one of those questions.

J. Leean

Bonnie and the entire staff have been wonderful – they are an amazing group of people who genuinely care about the children as if they were their own. We couldn’t be more grateful to be a part of the Hillcrest family!

The Ericsons

Visiting Hillcrest was a life-changing moment. We felt an instant connection to the staff, the children were happy and engaged, and we loved their structure and curriculum. We feel blessed to be a Hillcrest family.

T. Gutierrez-Anderson