Sacred Heart Childcare


The mission at Sacred Heart Childcare is to provide the highest quality childcare in a God-centered, caring, and educational environment. 


Hours of Operation

The center is open from 6:30 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. except for Good Friday, Memorial Day, 4th of July, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, the day after Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Year’s Eve, and New Year’s Day.















To be eligible for admittance to the childcare program, the child must be at least three years of age and toilet-trained.  Other requirements include:

1.  Registration form

2.  Emergency form

3.  Immunization card

4.  $25 registration fee

Contact Us

302 Eddy Pl.

Maquoketa, IA 52060

(563) 652-3743










Community-Based Experiences

At times, especially during the summer months, Sacred Heart will schedule trips out into the community.  These experiences include:

  • Swimming at the YMCA

  • Bowling at Timber Lanes

  • Playing at 5th Ward Park

  • Fishing at Hurstville Interpretive Center

  • Cooking at Happy Joe’s

  • Visiting residents at care facilities

  • Attending story hour at the public library


Meet Our Staff

The staff of Sacred Heart Childcare is willing to work with parents in developing independent, responsible children.  All are trained in pediatric first aid and CPR.  Shown with the children above are Tina, Lola, and Linda.  Rhonda, Sara, and Erica are also a part of the childcare staff.













Hourly Fees

To ensure that our childcare center is properly staffed,  an anticipated childcare schedule is to be completed every month.  All families are billed $2.75 an hour per child.