Language(s) spoken with children by staff: Part-time Spanish speaking assistant
Social-emotional learning (SEL) curriculum or approach: Yes
Culturally specific program: We are a very diverse preschool.
Educational philosophy or approach: It is the philosophy of our program to provide children with a safe, loving, healthy environment where they feel at "a home away from home" and safe. Where they can learn to the best of their ability. While we encourage children's learning by providing them with developmentally appropriate learning experiences where they can succeed. We use Creative Curriculum and offer hands on daily activities. We also encourage families to share ideas, culture, and volunteer when possible. We value families values and cultures and incorporate them into our program. We want to build bonds with the children and families, so we can better serve the children.
Years in operation: 20
Other services provided: Home visiting, parenting education, family nights, parent volunteer opportunities, referrals to service providers such as WESD, Early Head Start. We are also a nut-free facility.
Type of program setting: Family/in-home preschool
Mode of learning: Hybrid (in-person & distance learning)
Bilingual preschool program: No
Extended care (before and/or after the Preschool Promise day) available: Yes
Experience or specialized training: Children with complex medical needs, children with developmental delays or disabilities, children who have experienced trauma/ACEs, dual language learners, children with sensory needs, children with specialized diets or feeding, children in foster care