Proud to be named an Alberta Early Learning and Child Care Centre


Thornhill Child Care – Lumino Centre
and Bowness Montgomery Child Care are thrilled to be offering $25-a-day child care under the Alberta Government’s Early Learning and Child Care Program.
Thornhill Child Care – Lumino Centre #200 5717 2nd Street SW lumino@thornhillchildcare.com
Bowness Montgomery Child Care 4614 85 Street NW bowness@thornhillchildcare.com
Due to limited spaces, both centres are currently accepting Wait List applications only. To be placed on the Waiting List, please e-mail the centre directly.

ECS/Kindergarten

Thornhill Child Care Society operates an Alberta Education funded and approved E.C.S./Kindergarten program within the child care centre. Children are eligible to attend ECS if they turn 5 on or before February 28 of that school year.   This unique program offers many benefits to children including:

  • Maximum class size of 20.
  • Qualified Teacher and full-time Teaching Assistant.
  • On-going evaluation, report cards and parent teacher interviews.
  • Access to specialists including speech-language, occupational and physio therapists, psychologist, etc.
  • Nutritional Snacks.
  • Parent-run Board of Directors, with parental involvement encouraged.
  • Educational centres targeted towards specific skill development.
  • On-site child care available for after class and on non-school days provided by trained Early Childhood Educators.
  • Field trip experiences, in-class guests and special activities, including swimming lessons.
  • Strong Literacy focus.

Program registration is on-going, with classes starting in September of each year.

NURTURING THE CHILD’S NATURAL ABILITY TO LEARN THROUGH PLAY AND EXPLORATION.