Welcome to David's Christian Learning Center (DCLC), a daycare and preschool serving Columbia Heights, Minnesota, and the surrounding areas. DCLC is a licensed day care, preschool and, Christian outreach program of St. Matthew Lutheran Church located northeast of Minneapolis in the city of Columbia Heights, Minnesota.

You can reach David’s Christian Learning Center by calling (763) 789-4030 or by contacting us online.

Our Mission

The mission of David's Christian Learning Center is to connect children to the love of Christ, through nurturing them in a faith based program. David's recognizes that each child has individual needs and all children have the need to succeed. In response to that, David's stands ready to assist in fostering each child's abilities in a learning impacted environment that addresses each developmental domain—social, emotional, cognitive, physical, and spiritual.

A Summary of DCLC's Key Benefits

  • Licensed, caring, experienced staff
  • Part-time and full-time rates available
  • Onsite full-sized gym and fenced playground
  • Christian based curriculum open to all children
  • Secure building with key card access
  • Flexible pick-up and drop-off hours
  • Ages six weeks through pre-kindergarten
  • Infant sign language and introduction to Spanish
  • Introduction to computer based learning activities
  • Art – Music – Math – Science – Dramatic Play – Literacy

Our Service Area

Children in our program come from a wide range of backgrounds and experiences. Most of the children in our daycare and preschool programs come from the communities of Columbia Heights (55421), NE Minneapolis (55418), Fridley (55432), New Brighton (55112), Mounds View (55432 / 55112), N Minneapolis (55411/ 55412), St. Anthony, and surrounding areas.

For more information, to schedule a tour, or if you have questions, please call us at (763) 789-4030 or contact us online. We look forward to hearing from you.