Gainesville Resources

Education and Child Care


Alachua Country Public Schools

Outstanding academic achievement and innovative, high quality educations programs are the hallmarks of Alachua County Publics Schools.

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Alachua County Private Schools

There are over 30 private schools in Alachua County, FL serving over 4,000 students.

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Child Care

Florida Department of Children & Fmailies

One of the most important decisions you will ever make as a parent is choosing quality child care for your child. Use this website to help you find child care providers in your area.

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child care

Baby Gator

Baby Gator Child Development Centers offer high quality care to children ages six weeks to five years. Children grow and learn in a safe and healthy environment with a caring and attentive staff of well-trained early childhood educators.

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Getting Registered in Gainesville

Urgent Care

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Resident Recommendations

  • Primary Care Physicians
    • Dr. Melanie Hagen
    • Dr. Katherine Huber
    • Dr. Daniel Rubin
    • Dr. Carolyn Stalvey
  • Dentists
    • Dr. Alicia Skipper
    • Millhopper Family Dentistry
    • Dr. John Samarkos
  • OB/GYN
    • Dr. Shireen Madani-Sims
  • Haircuts
    • Chelle Williams, 338-7763
    • Christina at Sixth Street Station, 372-4568
    • Jennifer at Great Clips in Haile
    • Michael at Ciao Bella salon downtown
    • Salon Interbeaute
    • Vena at Mia & Maxx (threads eyebrows)
  • Lawn service
    • Scenic Landscape Design (386) 462-2798
  • Home service
    • Pest control: Florida Pest Control
    • Wallpapering: Brittany Rain of Rainovations
    • Cleaning: Molly Maids


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