All three of our centers provide year round, quality care, Monday-Friday from 7:30 A.M. - 6:00 P.M. We serve families with both full time and part time needs. Kindercourt is open to all children, regardless of race, color, creed, religion, or disability. We are a member of the Professional Association for Childhood Education, and in excellent standing with both the Better Business Bureau and San Carlos Chamber of Commerce. We have been serving the Penninsula since 1979.
Kindercourt strives to meet the needs of each individual child emotionally, socially, and academically. The ages listed below are just guidelines. We will take all necessary steps to properly place each child.
Kindercourt offers an excellent beginning to your child's school years. Our well-rounded academic program, in conjunction with warm and affectionate care giving, creates an excellent environment for your child to learn and grow. Our doors are open, and we welcome you to drop in at any time to see our centers. If you are interested in a school tour,
and would like to talk to a director or teacher, please call in advance to make an appointment. We have an extensive referral file, and we invite you to talk to one of our many satisfied clients.
We look forward to meeting you and your child, and to welcome you to the Kindercourt family.
This program offers individualized care for your baby. Our small group, with a 1:4 ratio, provides a warm, nurturing environment for your infant/toddler to grow and flourish. Our staff, specializing in infant care, will work with you and your child through each of the early stages of development. A variety of activities that stimulate individual growth and learning are offered. We also provide your child with the opportunity for a smooth transition into our 2 year old preschool group.
Our San Mateo and Laurel Street locations offer this program
Pre School Program
Our preschool program introduces your 2-3 year old child to a variety of preschool activities. These include circle time, music and movement, art, and creative expression. We offer many opportunities for play, exploration, and discovery. We also plan activities that help your child's socialization and verbal skills. These opportunities and activities provide your child with an action packed, fun filled day.
Laurel Street locations offer this program
Pre Kindergarten/Junior Kindergarten Program
A scholastic approach to prereading and number concepts will be available in this program, in conjunction with a highly sensitive approach to experiences in the creative and expressive arts. This diversity enables the child to build a positive self concept by offering a combination of academic and personal experiences so necessary for an easy transition into Kindergarten. Highlights of this program include field trips, guest speakers, and computer education
The Academy offer this program