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Companeros Del Barrio Infant Program

474 Valencia Street, Suite 145
San Francisco, CA 94140

(415) 431-9925

Philosophy & Approach

School Philosophy

General Approach to Learning: Play-Based, Montessori

Curriculum & Teaching Approach

Learning Philosophy & Tools

  Play- based mostly teacher led not formally in curriculum conducive environment
Oral language  
Nursery rhymes, poems, songs  
Storybook reading  
Emerging literacy skills  
Cognitive development
Math & number sense
Time & space
Sci. reasoning/physical world
Visual arts
Physical activity
Other subjects taught Bilingual Spanish/English curriculum. Extracted from Companeros Del Barrio Preschool's 2005-2006 Brochure.

Day in the Life

General School Mission

Companeros Del Barrio, Inc., is a private, non-profit corporation, established to provide childcare, education, and support services, for children and families. The agency focuses on infant and child development as well as family dynamics and parent services programs. We offer a Spanish/English bilingual and multicultural curriculum. It is based on the Montessori method, a program of individualized instruction. The activities and environment of the classroom are designed to maximize children's ability to develop coordination, concentration, order and independence.

Excerpted from Companeros Del Barrio's 2005-2006 Brochure.