Child Development Center - Less than 6 Years of Age

Functional ProponentG-9
COS Program/Technical ManagerChris Shepherd
Facility Lead(s)Michael Johnson Rajette Hodge
Category Code(s)74017


A CDCU6 (Child Development Center Under 6 Years of Age) is used by the Army to support readiness of families by reducing the conflict between military mission workforce requirements and parental responsibilities. CDCU6 facilities covered in this standard were developed to support the needs of children 6 weeks – 5 years of age.


Facility Size Classification Number of Children Number of Staff ​Gross Building Area (SF) ​Playground Area (SF) ​Parking Spaces
Small​ ​126 ​28 15,850 16,667 59
Medium​ ​232 ​46 26,450 23,873 104
Large​ ​338 ​62 37,300 38,311 146


Army Standards1
DD1391 Templates3
Example Projects0
Misc. Docs (VE, LCCA, LEED, etc...)13
Standard Designs7
Standard FF&E Package0