NOTE: If you are interested in having your child attend Pacific Preschool, please complete this form: 2020-21 Preschool Interest Form.
Welcome to Pacific Preschool!
Just ten miles north of Santa Cruz and less than 6 miles from Bonny Doon, Pacific Preschool in Davenport offers each child the opportunity for maximum social, emotional, physical, and intellectual growth. The program provides a rich environment wherein children experience success, practice independence and develop confidence and self-esteem.
Children, guided by their teachers, explore reading readiness activities, counting, shapes, colors, special awareness, gardening, and nature, using concrete manipulative materials. Music, movement, story-telling, 5-day Read-Aloud, and crafts bring the children together for positive group experiences The curriculum stimulates each child’s curiosity and enthusiasm and sustains a love of learning. Students receive nutritious meals as part of Pacific School's award-winning FoodLab program.
Martha Gagnier and Stacey Reynolds co-teach preschool, and are assisted by Julia Valle, our bilingual aide. All three of our teachers are highly experienced and have been running Pacific Preschool together with passion and care for many years. Teacher Stacey was honored with the Early Educator of the Year Award at the Central Coast Early Care and Education Conference.
Hours and Calendar
Students attend preschool from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and have the option to participate in after-school care from 12:30 p.m. to 2:45 p.m. Pacific Preschool follows Pacific School's Calendar.
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Preschool students watering the garden.
Pacific Preschool Teacher Stacey Reynolds received the Early Educator of the Year Award at the Central Coast Early Care and Education Conference in October of 2016.