1052 Oak Forest Dr Suite 100 Onalaska, WI 54650

(608) 519-3133

Create*Discover*Explore - The Creative Child in Onalaska


About Us - The Creative Child

Creative Child child blowing bubbles and having fun


Our mission at The Creative Child is to provide the highest quality care for your child. We believe each child has the right to be safe and secure, in a healthy, loving, and fun environment. We have chosen the child care profession to bring the fun of learning to all children in our care. Childcare in Onalaska The Creative Child in Onalaska

Creative Child teacher with children in classroom

Our Curriculum

Creative Curriculum is an approach to teaching young children by being creative, using spontaneity, and the ability to see and use everyday opportunities to help children solve problems, explore, and find answers to questions.

Tuition and Enrollment Information

Creative Child art work in progress

Tuition Rates

Under Two - $210

Under Three - $185

Over Three - $175

Non Toilet Trained Three - $185

Enrollment Fee:

Single - $50

Family - $75

We can now process automated weekly ACH payments - NO more checks to write!

Tuition rates subject to change yearly  with a 30 day notice

Additional Enrollment Information

We offer 5 hold days per child per year. These are charged to you at half of the daily rate, can be used for vacations or sick days or in a block of 5 days.

Two children from the same family will receive a 15% discount on the oldest child OVER two. Three children from the same family will receive a 35% discount on the oldest child OVER two.

Two weeks tuition and enrollment fees are due at enrollment. All fees are non-refundable.

We are Wisconsin Shares friendly.

Current Openings

With our larger new location we have the following openings:

Now enrolling 4K . We are collaborating partners with the Onalaska school district.

Family Referrals

Any existing family that refers a new family to The Creative Child, will receive one free week of tuition for the oldest child. The new family will also receive one week free tuition for the oldest child. Wait period of  90 days before receiving your free week.


​Thank you so much for caring for Walter, Henry, and Evelyn. We really appreciate your support of our family throughout the years. It is especially important to me that our children have such a wonderful caretaker since my mom passed away before Walter was born, Thank you for your incredible impact on our family.

Love, Gretchen, Jim, Walter, Henry & Evelyn

Nancy, Cherrie and all of your staff at The Creative Child. Thank you so much for the wonderful care you provide Alicia 40+ hours a week. She loves going to "school" and loves all of you very much.

Ryan, Teresa & Alicia

My daughter has been receiving care from the Creative Child since she was 12 weeks old, I am so grateful that I am able to leave my daughter with the staff at the Creative Child knowing she will receive the best care and they love her like their own. I feel very confident recommending The Creative Child to anybody.


Employment Opportunities

The Creative Child is always looking for qualified talented teachers to join our team. If interested apply online at creativechild-lc.com, Indeed or our Facebook page job posing. Please include resume and cover letter.

Files coming soon.

Contact Us

The Creative Child

1052 Oak Forest Dr Suite 100, Onalaska, Wisconsin 54650, United States

(608) 519-3133 nancy@creativechild-lc.com


6:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday thru Friday