Back to San Diego Preschools

FAA Merry-Go-Around Center

9175 Kearny Villa Road
San Diego, CA 92126

Phone:
(858) 536-1008

Website:

11 parents took the survey TAKE THE SURVEY

Philosophy & Approach

School Philosophy

General Approach to Learning: Play-Based, Reggio-Emilia

Day in the Life

General School Mission

Emergent. Curriculum is developed around interests. For example when site was re-landscaped, children learned about gardening, including a visit to the botanical gardens.

A Typical Day

Good Morning
Breakfast
Outside
Snack
Class Meetings
Areas of Interest
Lunch
Rest Time
Snack
Outside
Goodbye

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