A place where learning begins

Since 1979, Children’s Nest Day Schools have provided Tampa’s families supportive child care centers that ensure children’s physical and emotional safety, as well as an educational atmosphere that stimulates a child’s self-confidence, positive self-image and a life-long desire for learning.

2023-24 VPK Programs

Now enrolling for the 2023-’24 season!

What Parents are Saying

JessicaChildren's Nest Parent
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As teachers, my husband and I have pretty high expectations for the education and care of our children. That being said, I could not be more appreciative and happy with Children's Nest.
VictoriaChildren's Nest Parent
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The faculty and staff at Children’s Nest in Plant City are exceptional! [The director] is amazing. She goes above and beyond to make my child feel welcomed
ElyseChildren's Nest Parent
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The director and her staff are friendly, helpful, and focused on the development of each and every student in their care. The facility is clean and the classrooms are well maintained. The staff has a clear understanding of early childhood education and how to give each student a warm and loving environment to learn
JessicaChildren's Nest Parent
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My child comes home every day with new knowledge and vocabulary that impresses us all. He uses words like "sea creatures", "instruments" and other higher level vocabulary that wouldn't typically be heard from a 2 and half year old.
EvaChildren's Nest Parent
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The staff at Children’s Nest is knowledgeable, passionate and driven to make your child thrive in an educational yet creative environment.
LaylaChildren's Nest Parent
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We love the friendly atmosphere, the fresh prepared hot healthy meals & snacks and the curriculum that our children receive, along with a definite feeling of love and care from the amazing staff.

School Programs

Our programs include classes for Toddlers, Early Pre-Schoolers, Pre-K, and Before/After School Care.

Build Your Career With Us

We run terrific, high-quality schools with competitive pay, employee-sponsored health insurance, paid time off, and an encouraging environment to grow as an early learning professional.

Reach Out to Us

Need to contact one of our schools directly? Click here for a full list of schools and their contact information.