Childcare and Early Childhood Education

Pio Decimo Center provides high quality children’s programs. The center is a safe, healthy, nurturing, educational environment. The programs’ goals are to increase social and emotional development, and resilience skills, along with kindergarten readiness and preparing school-age children to enter their next grade level at school.

  • Open Monday – Friday from 7:15 a.m. – 5:45 p.m., year round
  • Close to downtown area
  • DES approved
  • Nutritious meals served
  • Qualified, trained staff
  • Most staff is bilingual, English – Spanish

Early Childhood Education Program:

  • 3 – 5 years old (not in Kindergarten)
  • Need to be toilet trained
  • “Creative Curriculum” used to develop kindergarten readiness
  • Formal child assessments through the year
  • Four Star Rating – “Quality” rating through First Things First, Quality First

School Age Program:

  • 5 (in Kindergarten) – 12 years old
  • Transportation provided from Carrillo, Drachman, and Santa Cruz schools
  • Homework assistance throughout the week
  • Summer care/program available

Pio Decimo offers sliding fee scale for childcare charges, based on family income. A limited number of full or partial scholarships are available from outside funders.

How to participate:

For information or to register a child, call Pio Decimo Center at either number listed below.

  • Reception desk – (520) 622-2801 ext. 7101
  • Brianna Morales, Children’s Program Coordinator, (520) 622-2801 ext.7119

Service Provider:

How You Can Reach Us:

  • General

    (520) 622-2801 ext. 7101
    (520) 622-2801 ext.7119
    848 S. 7th Ave
    Tucson, AZ 85701

Documents & Forms:

Locations Available:

    • Tucson

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