Are you a licensed facility?
Yes. ¬†We are licensed by the California Department of Social Services, Community Care Licensing Division. ¬†License #313614186.
Are you accredited?
We are taking steps towards eventual accreditation by performing ongoing evaluations of our classroom environment, student/teacher interactions, and administrative practices.
Accreditation through a reputable organization like NAEYC is our ultimate goal.
Is there a sibling discount?
Yes. ¬†Our sibling discount is 10% off each additional child after the first.
Does my two year old have to be potty-trained?
No. ¬†We help with potty training.
Do we have to be Christian/Lutheran?
No. ¬†We teach a new Bible story each week, have daily devotion, attend Chapel, pray before meals, and base all our teaching on the Bible.
Do we have to attend Holy Cross Church?
No. ¬†We welcome all children.
What if my child has special needs?
Whenever possible we work with families to make accommodations that meet your child‚Äôs needs. ¬†Our goal is to ensure that every child has a positive experience. ¬†For example, our school takes extra steps to protect children with allergies. ¬†We are a peanut-free school.
Can I enroll my child any time during the year?
Yes. ¬†Children are welcome to start any time of the year.
Is there an enrollment fee?
We charge two registration fees, one for summer and one for the school year.
Can I try out the school for free?
Yes. ¬†We offer free half-day trials.
Does the school¬†operate year round? Is there a summer program?
Are the teachers CPR/First Aid Certified and finger printed?
Yes. ¬†All staff is CPR/First Aid Certified and cleared by the FBI and the DOJ (Department of Justice).
Are the volunteers finger printed? Are they allowed to supervise my child?
All full-time volunteers are cleared by the FBI and DOJ, but are not authorized to supervise children. ¬†Parent volunteers are required to meet state guidelines and receive a TB clearance and provide a general statement of health to volunteer. ¬†Parent volunteers are not allowed to supervise children.
Can I visit my child’s classroom during the day?
Are parents encouraged to help in the classrooms/school?
What is the teacher to child ratio?
We commit to a ratio of 1:8 in Preschool Prep and 1:10 in all other AM programs. ¬†During outside play and afternoon enrichment, the ratios may be 1:12 or lower.
How many children can your school accommodate?
Does the Kindergarten program follow the CA State Standards?
Is the Kindergarten teacher credentialed?
Do you provide¬†snacks during the day?
Yes. ¬†We serve a morning and afternoon snack comprised of two food groups.
Do you provide lunch?
No. ¬†We do not have a full service kitchen.
Do the children take naps? If so, what time?
Young children up through Pre-Kindergarten rest from 1-3 PM.
What if my child doesn’t take naps?
Pre-Kindergarten and Kindergarten children whose parents prefer them not to nap, have quiet time from 1-1:45.
Do you take the children on field trips?
We visit the pumpkin patch and¬†do on site field trips‚Ä¶really awesome ones too!
Is there a dress code?
Yes. ¬†It is explained in our parent handbook.