Little Buckeye Learning Center was founded in 1971 and over the past 48 years has earned the love and respect of thousands of children, parents, and the communities we serve.

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Since our beginning, Little Buckeye Learning Center has grown and evolved to provide all the benefits of our changing culture and technology, while always remaining true to our core passion of providing our children and families with the absolute best care and education available in the daycare industry. We now have four operating locations that are ODJFS-licensed, Step Up to Quality rated, USDA Food Program certified, and most of all – devoted to the care and education of every child enrolled at our centers.

A Vision and Mission Our Team Believes In!

Our vision: Partnering with families to create a better future and world.

Our mission: Providing quality care and education-shaping our future, one child at a time.

Longevity and Experience

Founded in 1971, we’ve been in child care and early childhood education for more than 45 years.

Unique, Innovative Curriculum

Everything we do is designed around what your child needs for optimal development and growth.

Little Buckeye Learning Center Sunbury, OH
Licensed Facility

Little Buckeye Learning Center is licensed by Ohio Department of Job and Family Services (ODJFS). Your child would be enrolled in an early care and education program whose level of quality exceeds Ohio’s child care licensing standards.

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Caring, Qualified and Trained Teachers

Our teachers are held to high standards and receive annual professional development. All teachers are CPR and First Aid trained.


You want to know about your child’s day, how they are developing and progressing. We will proactively communicate this to you in many ways: daily sheets, phone calls, emails and parent/teacher conferences.


Our hours and schedules are designed for working families. We are here Monday – Friday from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m.

All meals and snacks provided

We are a part of the USDA food program and provide a well-balanced breakfast, lunch and snack daily. We also provide formula and baby food for our little ones!

We are passionate about we do

This is our calling and we are thrilled to become a part of your world. We aim to exceed your expectations as we build a close relationship with your family.