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Oklahoma County
County Seat: Oklahoma City

Quality Rank: 18
Need Children Needing Care While Parents Work 
  Age Child
Population
Children With Working Parents
  Number Number Percent
  0-5 68,041 42,400 62.3%
  6-12 69,544 47,543 68.4%
  0-12 137,585 89,943 65.4%
Quality
Star Ratings For Child Care Facilities

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97.2% of children receiving DHS subsidies receive child care in 2 or 3 star facilities.

 Availability
                Licensed Child Care
  Number of Facilities Total Capacity % Facilities accepting DHS Subsidies
County Total 772 31,501 65.4%
Centers 337 27,470 71.2%
Homes 435 4,031 60.9%
  Affordability                 Child Care Cost  
Centers
Average Full Time Weekly
Homes
Average Full Time Weekly
Under 1 $178.48 Under 1 $147.29
1 Year $164.24 1 Year $142.75
2 Years $152.49 2 Years $134.81
3 Years $142.54 3 Years $130.38
4-5 Years $133.88 4-5 Years $125.04
Kinder-
garten+
$126.93 Kinder-
garten+
$108.41
   12.7% of children whose parents work receive child
     care paid for by OKDHS subsidy.

 
Requests To R&R

Ages for Whom Care is Sought


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Received requests for providers serving children with special needs.  YES
Received requests for providers speaking a specific non-English language or sign language.  YES
Amount of Care Sought

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Non Traditional Schedules Sought

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 Early Education
                       
  4 Year Old
Pre-Kindergarten
Kindergarten
  1/2 DAY FULL DAY 1/2 DAY FULL DAY
NO. of Programs 10 12 1 19
NO.
Enrolled
1,524 6,133 1 10,883

71.4% of 4 year olds are enrolled in a full or part day Pre-K program.

100.0% of 5 year olds are enrolled in a full or part day Kindergarten program.


For info about child care in this county contact:
Rainbow Fleet Child Care R&R
800-438-0008 /  www.rainbowfleet.org

 

Copyright 2016, Oklahoma Child Care Resource & Referral Association, Inc. Permission to copy, disseminate, or otherwise use information in this portfolio is granted as long as acknowledgement is given to the Oklahoma Child Care Resource & Referral Association. Sources for the data used, which are listed in the Methodology & Sources section, remain the final authority regarding the quality and meaning of the data.