We, the Anishinabeg, the people of Odaawaa-Zaaga’iganiing, the Lac Courte Oreilles Band, will sustain our heritage, preserving our past, strengthening our present, and embracing our future. We will defend our inherent sovereign rights and safeguard Mother Earth. We will provide for the educational, health, social welfare, and economic stability of the present and future generations.


The Lac Courte Oreilles Daycare facility has the capacity for 100 children, ages 2 weeks to 12 years old, no matter what race or ethnic background.

Full-Time, Part-Time, & Drop-In Definitions

A full-time enrolled child is defined as a child attending the Center for more than four hours and no longer exceeding twelve hours.

A part-time enrolled child is defined as a child attending the Center for no more than four hours.

A drop-in enrolled child is defined as a child who does not have a set schedule, the parent/guardian has to call the office prior to drop off to make sure there is availability. Drop in children do not have a reserved slot and priority is given to our full-time and part-time scheduled enrolled children.


The LCO Daycare Center’s mission is to strive for excellence while providing a safe, healthy, and culturally sensitive program. They understand that a strong connection with a child’s language and culture helps to create a confident and competent future leader. Their programming will reflect the language and cultural aspects of the Lac Courte Oreilles Band of Ojibwe as they continue to improve their understanding of the needs and rights of families in their community.


8871 N Trepania Road, Hayward, WI 54843
Phone: 715-558-7404

Days in operation: Year Round, only closing for major holidays
Hours: Monday – Friday |  7 am to 6:00 pm