Children's Discovery Center


Children's Discovery Center South is located at 3515 Convict Hill, Austin TX 78749, near Ben White (Hwy 290/71) and Mopac on a large, beautiful, oak-shaded lot. The newest location, CDC South, offers a home-like setting in large, naturally lit classrooms, large shaded outdoor play areas, greenbelt access for hiking and a pool for pre-K. This location enrolls children and infants aged 6 weeks and up to 5 years.  Tours are offered Tuesday-Friday, between the hours of 9:30am-12:00pm and 3:30pm-5:00pm. Please call or go to our contact page to book a tour.


Hours of Operation: 7:30am – 6:00pm

Office Hours: 7:30am - 1:00pm, 3:00pm - 6:00pm
Phone: 512-899-2267

Fax: 512-899-2987
Director: Lynne Collier

Proud to be a Texas Rising Star accredited school!

Children's Discovery Center South is proud to be a Texas Rising Star accredited school with a 3-star rating! Working with the Texas Workforce Commission provides our South Austin preschool with lots of special opportunities and grants, as well as holds our staff and classrooms to a higher standard.


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School Events


Book Fair

Our annual book fair is running all month! Check with your classroom to get the code to order books that will benefit our school. Now's the time to order your book for our annual book exchange!

November 9th

Family and Staff Work Day

Join us for our family and staff work day on Saturday, November 9th at 9am until 12pm. We will be working around the school to clean up our classrooms and playgrounds and work on some all-around improvement projects. This is a family friendly event so we hope everyone can make it!

November 13th

Family and Staff Night with Bliss Kid Yoga

Join us Wednesday the 13th at 6pm for our family and staff night with Bliss Kid Yoga!

November 25th - 29th

Closed for Thanksgiving Break

CDC will be closed Monday, November 25th through Friday, November 29th for Thanksgiving Break. Enjoy the week off!

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December 19th

Winter Wonder Jams

Join us for the last party of the year, our Winter Wonder Jam on Thursday, December 19th from 3pm to 6pm. The kiddos are encouraged to wear their pajamas all day. We will have our annual party and book exchange that afternoon. And our very own Jamy will conclude the evening with stories. We hope to see you all there for jams, jammies and Jamy!

December 20th - January 6th

Closed for Winter Break

CDC will be closed Friday, December 20th through Monday, January 6th for Winter break. We will return for school on Tuesday, January 7th. Enjoy the new year!

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Music & Movement Program

Music with Jamy

(All ages)

Our own Jamy Jordan visits each classroom on a weekly basis with a program full of fun, interactive and entertaining songs. She brings in instruments to accompany her music and introduce to the class. The kids love getting to engage with Jamy ever week!

Children's Discovery Center South Austin Preschool Nature-based Reggo Emilia Yoga

Bliss Kid Yoga

(Children 1-5 years)

Once a week Bliss Kid Yoga joins us at CDC for breath awareness techniques, yoga poses, cooperative games, meditation and more! They have an exciting and engaging program with great teachers and communication.