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Children's Center Preschool Los Altos, California
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2020-21 school year

Thank you for considering the Children's Center Preschool. Our class offerings and enrollment process will be a little different this year. Review the information below and please contact us with any questions by phone (650-941-5411) or email (

2nd Semester In-Person:

  • January 4/5 through June 7/8, 2021
  • Stable groups of 13 or less for 2’s, and 14 or less for 3’s & Pre-K
  • Enrollment is on a first come first serve basis and contingent upon sufficient demand. Registration forms
  • Early Care and Lunch Care is available for 3’s and Pre-K in the same stable classroom groups. Extended Care
  • In-Person 2nd Semester Tuition Payment is due on Monday, November 2, 2020. Parents will be charged through their Smart Tuition Portal. Please reference the payment schedule.

2nd Semester Zoom/Take Home Packet Program:

  • January 4/5 through June 7/8, 2021
  • Zoom classes will be small groups of 14 children or less.
  • Enrollment is on a first come first serve basis and contingent upon sufficient demand. Registration forms
  • 40-45 minutes of online learning each day with an instructional packet.
  • Three’s Zoom classes will meet on Tuesday and Thursday afternoons from 1:15-2:00PM.
  • Pre-K Zoom classes will meet on Monday, Wednesday and Friday afternoons from 1:15-2:00PM.
  • For tuition information and payment deadlines, please reference the payment schedule.
  • Each child will receive a weekly instructional kit, which will consist of an art and cognitive project for each day of instruction, which the children will complete with their teaching team via Zoom. During the Zoom sessions the children will also experience Zoo-phonics, music and movement, flannel boards, story books, science, math/counting, calendar, pre-reading skills and yoga which will be age appropriate and fun.
  • Materials must be picked up by parents/caregivers every other Friday from 10:00AM-2:00PM, from the Children’s Center.

Covid-19 Protocols & Procedures

Get detailed information about Covid-19 related protocols and procedures.

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TO ENROLL, please submit:

1. Completed applicationDownload application

2. $100 Application Fee – The application fee is waived for Los Altos United Methodist Church members.

3. Registration PaymentPayment schedule

4. Register with “Smart Tuition” our financial platform (Smart Tuition instructions and FAQ)

PLEASE NOTE: All registrations are first come, first served. Classes are contingent upon sufficient enrollment. Refund and Tuition Policy

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