Childcare Centers & Afterschool Care | Fargo & Moorhead

daycares in fargo
Are you searching for daycares in Fargo or seeking after school care? We know it can be overwhelming – but we’ve got you covered with our Guide to Childcare Centers & After School Care in Fargo & Moorhead!
Below you’ll find an extensive list of daycares in Fargo, West Fargo, and Moorhead. We’ve categorized each location by type of care provided, including 0-5 center-based childcare, preschools, summer care, drop-in care, after school care, home daycares, and overnight care.
Wondering what’s close to your home or work place? Check out our map at the bottom to see the daycares in Fargo and Moorhead closest to you! 

Note: We understand that where you choose to enroll your child for child care or preschool is a very personal decision and should be made after thoughtful and careful research. Please utilize each state’s childcare licensing body to check each center or home provider you are considering: Minnesota Childcare Licensing Division or (or call Cass County Human Services to inquire directly about a specific center or provider). 


ABC Dino Academy West Fargo

ABC Sandcastle Childcare

Academy for Children Montessori School

Active Minds Academy

A Step Ahead Learning Center

Bright Futures Learning Center (2 Locations) – PART TIME AVAILABLE

Cayden’s Clubhouse

Children’s Montessori Center (3 Locations)

Cobber Kids

Creative Minds Childcare & Preschool

Dakota Kids Academy

Dakota Montessori School

Early Explorers

Explorers Academy

Faith Kids

Fraser Ltd. 

Giggle Garden

Go Beyond Preschool

Goddard School

Growing Kids

Happy Days Childcare

Hope Kids

Inspiring Minds

Jasmin Childcare

Juniors Center for Children (2 locations)

Kids Beeing Kids

Kids Connections Preschool

Kids Oasis Enrichment Center (Ages 1-12)


Learn N’ Move (Ages 18 months – 5 years)

Legacy Childcare

Lil’ Bloomers at Timber Creek

Little Deacons (JP2 Catholic Schools, Age 3 Only)

Little Discoveries

Little Jungle Childcare

Little Panda Enrichment Center

Little Tykes Daycare

MSUM Early Education Center (Ages 16 months – 5 years)

NDSU Center for Child Development

The Nurtured Nest

Our Redeemer Childcare Center

Scribbles & Giggles Childcare


Sheyenne Learning Academy

Small Wonders

Sunrise Sunset Childcare

Tender Hearts Childcare

Time 2 Play

Trinity Lutheran Preschool (16 months – 11 years)

Victorious Christian Kids Academy

Vineyard 2nd Generation (ASL Immersion) (Age 0-3)

YMCA (Multiple Locations)

See our Guide to Preschools & Schools in Fargo-Moorhead for a comprehensive list of preschool options.

ABC Dino Academy

Giggle Garden (call ahead for availability)

Kids Kingdom

YMCA (call ahead for availability)

Visit our Guide to Parents Day/Night Out Programs for more options!

Know of of any childcare centers or afterschool care options in Fargo we missed? Contact us at [email protected] and let us know!

Previous articleBrunch & Breakfast in Fargo-Moorhead
Next articleThings to Do in Fargo with Kids | April 2024
Fargo Mom
We are passionate about the Fargo, Moorhead, and West Fargo community and the moms who live here, and our goal is to make this community that we all live in feeling connected. By using both our website as well as various social media outlets, we are able to keep you up-to-date on family-friendly activities around town, provide advice on parenting and motherhood, and encourage each of you to get out and explore all that Fargo-Moorhead has to offer!


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.