"At Child-Parent Centers we believe:
Children are magical and constant, curious learners;
Parents want the best for their children, and learning for themselves;
Staff bring expertise with an attitude that supports learning and development;
Learning thrives within respectful relationships;
Positive Outcomes result from appropriate and consistent learning over time; and
We All participate in life-long learning as both teachers and learners.
We value safe, healthy, nurturing and happy environments.
We value ethical leadership, high standards, and continuous improvement.
We value staff development and assist one another to find our own voice.
We value open, honest communications that acknowledge diverse perspectives.
We value integrity, personal responsibility, and a sense of ownership.
We value collaborative relationships, mentoring and teamwork.
We value the unique role of parents as their child's first and most important teacher, as a decision maker, and as a partner in teaching and learning
We value the unique contributions made by people of diverse backgrounds and perspectives
We value accountability and the efficient use of public funds to ensure positive outcomes for children, families and the community.
Excerpted from the preschool's website