SIC Code 8351 Child Day Care Services




Establishments primarily engaged in the care of infants or children, or in providing prekindergarten education, where medical care or delinquency correction is not a major element. These establishments may or may not have substantial educational programs. These establishments generally care for prekindergarten or preschool children, but may care for older children when they are not in school.

Cross References

Establishments providing babysitting services are classified in industry 7299. Head start centers operating in conjunction with elementary schools are classified in industry 8211.

Illustrative Examples

Child care centers, day care centers, child group, day care centers, child head start centers, except in conjunction with schools, nursery schools, preschool centers.

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Further Classification

6-digit SIC

  • 835101Child Care Service
  • 835102Schools-nursery & Kindergarten Academic
  • 835103Sitting Services
  • 835104Child Care Centers-consultants
  • 835105Pre-schools
  • 835106Childrens After School Programs
  • 835107Head Start

7-digit SIC

  • 8351001Child Care Services
  • 8351002Group Day Care
  • 8351003Pre-schools
  • 8351004Head Start
  • 8351005Nursery School
  • 8351006Montessori Child Development Center
  • 8351007Schools-nursery & Kindergarten Academic
  • 8351008Sitting Services
  • 8351009Child Care Centers-consultants
  • 8351010Childrens After School Programs

8-digit SIC

  • 83510000Child Day Care Services
  • 83519901Group Day Care Center
  • 83519902Head Start Center, Except In Conjunction With School
  • 83519903Montessori Child Development Center
  • 83519904Nursery School
  • 83519905Preschool Center
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