Good Samaritan Community Services

Child Development Services

Early Childhood Programs

La Escuelita and Early Head Start Classrooms follow these pillars of service:

Build positive relationships

Grow strong bodies

Challenge curious minds

Empower families


La Escuelita Early Learning

High quality early childhood services promote physical, cognitive, social and emotional development, preparing children to leave with a strong foundation for learning. La Escuelita also offers a summer camp, “Camp Good Sam Jr.” designed to prepare preschoolers entering Kindergarten for success in school.

  • Schedule

    Monday - Friday, 7:30 am - 5:30 pm Year Round

  • Age Requirement

    18 Months - 5 Years Old

  • Tuition

    Tuition Fees might apply, Child Care Subsidy Accepted

  • Meals

    Breakfast, lunch, and afternoon snack provided.


AVANCE Early Head Start

High quality early childhood services in partnership with AVANCE. This program promotes optimal child development parent education and focuses on the health of children.

  • Schedule

    Monday - Friday, 8:00 am - 4:30 pm Year Round.

  • Age Requirement

    6 Weeks - 3 Years Old

  • Tuition

    Income-based, Child Care Subsidy Accepted

  • Service Area

    Must live in zip codes: 78201, 78207, 78204, 78210, 78211, 78214, 78221, 78224, 78225, 78227, 78228, or 78237


Parents as Teachers

Parents as teachers program promotes optimal child development, parent education and focuses on the health of children. Click here to learn more about the program.

City of San Antonio
Child Care Services Accepted

Referral Partner of:

Background Checks

§745.605. For whom must I submit requests for background checks? Visit the Child Care Regulation Minimum Standards webpage.

Background checks will be submitted for the following persons who are counted in the child/caregiver ratio in accordance with relevant minimum standards, has access to children in care or provides direct care or supervision to children in care, and/or has unsupervised access to children in care;

-Owners of the operation, sole proprietor, partners, board member or officer of a governing body

-each person employed at the operation

-all directors and administrators of the operation


-each person 14 years of age or older

-and volunteers