• Address

    200 Constitution Ave NW Rm N 1450 Washington, DC 20210

  • Principal

    Jennifer Rancourt

  • Hours of Operation

    7:30 AM - 6:00 PM

Private Tours

Call to schedule or drop by for a visit.


The Perfect Balance of Learning and Play®

Welcome to the Esther Peterson Child Development Center at the Department of Labor. We provide a safe, nurturing environment where children learn, grow and thrive. We are fully accredited by the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC).

Our Links to Learning curriculum prepares children for kindergarten and beyond by developing important academic, social and emotional skills. Our teachers help each child discover a fascinating world of play and learning.

We are currently accepting new enrollments. Please call to schedule a private tour.

Summer Camp

We offer school age Summer Camp. Learn more about our programs.

Convenient Location

We are conveniently located inside the Department of Labor (DOL) Frances Perkins Building.

Upcoming Events

  1. Monday, October 10, 2016

    1. School Closed – Columbus Day

      School Closed – Columbus Day

      All Day
  2. Monday, October 31, 2016

    1. Costume Parade

      Costume Parade

      All Day
  3. Wednesday, November 9, 2016

    1. Parent Teacher Conferences November 9 - November 10

      Parent Teacher Conferences

      November 9 - November 10
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Parent Testimonial

“The teachers are loving, engaged, and teach my child independence and social skills. My son enjoys interacting with his friends and is exposed to a variety of activities we don’t do at home, such as painting and playing in a gorgeous outdoor playground.”

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Links To Learning Curriculum

Links to Learning Curriculum