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Pacifica Co-op Nursery School

548 Carmel Ave
Pacifica, CA 94044-6207

Phone:
(650) 355-3272

Website:

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Philosophy & Approach

School Philosophy

General Approach to Learning: Co-op

Day in the Life

General School Mission

"We believe that together as parents and staff we can enhance growth, development and selfesteem,
and promote a deeper understanding and respect of each child's unique qualities."
Excerpted from the preschool's website

A Typical Day

"AM Session PM Session
8:45 12:45 Doors Open. Sign In.
8:45 - 9:30 12:45 - 1:30 Children go to table activities, dress-up or outside;
supervised by Quiet Room, Snack, Support, and
Outdoor parents.
9:00 - 9:30 1:00 - 1:30 Seminar with Director to talk over day's activities for
Large Motor, Varied & Art areas.
9:30 - 9:50 1:30 � 1:55 Circle Time: What's happening at school today.
9:50 - 10:30 1:55 � 2:35 Activity Time: Children participate in activity areas of
their choice.
10:30 - 10:40 2:35 - 2:45 Clean up of activity areas and set-up for snack.
10:40 - 10:55 2:45 � 3:00 Snack time.
10:55 - 11:15 3:00 � 3:20 Children go outside with Outdoor, Quiet Room &
Support parents
11:15 - 11:45 3:20 � 3:45 Last Circle Time: Sharing time, songs and Goodbye.
11:45 3:45 Sign Out.
12:01 4:01 Late pick-up."
Excerpted from the preschool's website

Home-School Connection

Parents Say They are Encouraged to:

  • Sit on the board of trustees
  • Hold social events at the school to build community
  • Fundraise
  • Are required to make donations ourselves
  • Are able to visit the school anytime we want
  • Go on field trips
  • Volunteer in the classroom
  • Receive newsletters

Modes of Communication

  • Notes
  • Phone Calls
  • Voice Mail
  • Email
  • Special Meetings
  • Two or More Regular Conferences
  • Drop-Off
  • Pick-Up
  • Regular newsletter/printed updates circulated to the whole school