Child Development Center

Open 6am-6pm, Monday through Friday

Ridgewood CDC is a ministry of Ridgewood Baptist Church.

Ages Accepted

Providing care for children ages 6 weeks through 12 years old.

Ages are divided as age appropriate into ratio-dependent classroom settings. 


All child care staff members complete a minimum of 15 hours of training every year. Continuing education is crucial for keeping up with new developments, policies, and ideas. Many staff members have obtained their Child Development Associate Credential (CDA). and others are taking it further by obtaining their Director's Credential, Associate Degree and even their Bachelor Degree.

Director: April Baker

Childcare Center Director

April began as Interim Director on October 4, 2021 and then became permanent director at the end of 2021. April has over 25 years of experience in Childcare. She is a Louisville native, has two daughters and one granddaughter. April enjoys spending time with her family, football (especially the Green Bay Packers), shopping, and reading.

Kentucky All Stars

Ridgewood Child Development Center participates in the KY All STARS program. This program goes above and beyond State Licensing standards to ensure that your child will receive a quality education and have fun doing so. 


On the first Wednesday of each month, Pastor Molly offers Chapel. They share silly songs, a Bible story, Birthday blessings (for children who have birthdays that month), and a prayer time. See Pastor Molly's note about Chapel by clicking here. 

Current Monthly Rates

Effective January 29, 2024

Infants: 6 weeks – 1 year $210

Toddlers: 1 – 2 years $210

Preschool: 3 – 5 years $190

School Age:

Before & After School         $150

Before OR After School $125

JCPS Breaks/Full Day Care $185

Registration Fee $25

Returned Check Fees $25

Multi Child Discount 10% off

Our CDC uses Brightwheel to assist families and staff in communication and payment. Brightwheel allows for touchless check-in for children, as well as credit card billing and real-time updates for daily reports for children. For more information, contact April Baker, Director, at