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Child Care Coordinating Council of San Mateo County

2121 S. El Camino Real A-100
San Mateo, CA 94403

(650) 655-6770


Philosophy & Approach

Day in the Life

General School Mission

"Expand opportunities for a broad base of community stakeholders to invest in quality care for every child.

Expansion of volunteer involvement
Implementation of a Marketing Plan to increase community understanding of child care/early education issues and the work of the 4Cs, and a Fundraising Plan to diversify and strengthen our funding base.
Redesign and further enhance 4Cs' core services, focusing first and foremost on customer needs.

Increased parent awareness of, access to and utilization of a full range of services.
Creation of collaborative relationships with all Peninsula Partnership sites.
Assignment of providers to specific staff support persons in order to meet the provider's individual needs.
Ensure that parents and child care providers are full participants in shaping universal preschool and kindergarten readiness intiatives for the holistic development of each child.

Facilitation of the communication between parents, providers and policymakers about these issues.
Development and implementation of a needs assessment to identify parent and provider preferences and priorities around school readiness, and communication of these findings to policymakers.
Empowerment of parents and providers to advocate on their own behalf."
Excerpted from the preschool's website