La Quinta Child Development Center

Address: 49-955 Moon River Drive, La Quinta, CA 92253
Phone: 760-564-2848
FAX: 760-564-2768

The YMCA La Quinta Child Development Center offers FOUR programs for children between 2 to 10 years of age to meet the needs of families.

Early Childhood Education Preschool Program

2 to 5 Years of Age
Annual Registration
$135

5 FULL DAYS
$639 Monthly
$320 Semi-Monthly

5 FULL DAYS (Non-Toilet Trained)
$675 Monthly
$338 Semi-Monthly

3 FULL DAYS OR
5 HALF DAYS
$510 Monthly
$255 Semi-Monthly

3 FULL DAYS OR
5 HALF DAYS (Non-Toilet Trained)
$540 Monthly
$270 Semi-Monthly

Drop-in Rates
$40 Full Day
$30 Half Day

Drop-in Rates (Non-Toilet Trained)
$45 Full Day
$35 Half Day

State Preschool Program

3 to 5 years of age

The California State Preschool Program (C.S.P.P.) consists of a full-day session, which hours are available from 7:00am-6:00pm based on verifiable need. This session is funded through the State of California based on family size, income and need.


  1. State Preschool Program – 3 to 5 years of age  – The California State Preschool Program (C.S.P.P.) consists of two, three-hour sessions (9:00-12:00 and 1:30-4:30). These sessions are funded through the State of California based on family size and income.
  2. Wrap–Around Program – 3 to 5 years of age – Extended preschool is offered though our Wrap-Around program, in which, children are served before and after the C.S.P.P.
  3. School Age Care – This Program serves Truman Elementary and Ben Franklin Elementary. We provide before and after school care for children in Transitional Kindergarten through the 5th grade. When school is closed for holidays and the summer months, full-day care is provided.

Financial assistance available for those who qualify

Financial Assistance Application Form

Financial Assistance Supplemental Questionnaire

Click here for license – # -(License #330910855 & 334803769)

CSPP Parent Handbook 2017-2018

7 ECE Parent Handbook 2017-2018

Please CONTACT US for more information
and to schedule a tour of our child development center.

Kelli Murphy
Site Supervisor
760-564-2848
kmurphy@desertymca.org