Our Mission and Philosophy

Mission  Our mission is to provide a safe fun learning environment for children. Philosophy Play Learn and have Fun with Us Our philosophy allows your child to play and learn in a safe fun environment. NLDS’ philosophical foundation is that the quality of child care is important to the cognitive, language and social development of young children.To this end, NLDS utilizes the Sylvia Chard, PhD Project Approach Theory paralleled with CLASS and The Creative Curriculum.

About Us

Since 1986 NLDS has provided safe and reliable childcare services for parents who are working or attending school, who need childcare services for an affordable rate. Quality care and safety are a must. Therefore, we do our best to recruit “highly qualified staff”. Our staff members have ECE units in early childhood development and preschool education, they are trained in First Aid, CPR, cleared through the State Licensing Board and the Department of Justice.

Educational Fun

Upcoming Events

Keeping fun childhood memories alive, in an unprecedented time!

  • May 12th  Muffin’s for Mom
  • May 16th Shields Graduation Photos 
  • May 17th Clovis Graduation Photos 
  • May 18th Keats Graduation Photos 
  • May 19th Figarden Graduation Photos 
  • May 23rd Shields School Meet and Greet 5-6pm
  • May 24th Clovis School Meet and Greet 5-6pm
  • May 25th  Keats school Meet and Greet 5-6pm
  • May 26th  Figarden school Meet and Greet 5-6pm
  • May 29th Closed For Memorial Day
  • June 12th Figarden School Eye Screening 9:00am
  • June 13th Keats School Eye Screening 9:00am 
  • June 15th Rising Star Graduation @ Robinson Elementary Shields and Keats  schools 5:30-6:30pm Clovis and Figarden schools 7:00-8:00pm 
  • June 15th Clovis School Eye Screening
  • June 16th Shields School Eye Screening
  • June 16th Fathers Day Bar-B-Que 12pm
  • June 19th All schools closed for Juneteenth & Teacher In Service Day 
  • June 20th Wild Child Adventures Figarden School 9am and Keats School 11am
  • June 26th Wild Child Adventures Shields School 9am and Clovis School 11am
  • June 27th Field Trip A No Surrender for Laser Tag
  • June 29th Field Trip B No Surrender for Laser Tag

Collaborative Partners!

New Life Discovery School doesn’t work  alone! We are proud to have a partnership with the following organizations in making our program a better place for our future generations.

Department of Education-State Of California
USDA Child and Adult Care Food Program
Freshno County Early Stars Logo
Children's Service Network Logo
Supportive Services Inc. Logo