Information for Parents about Santa Monica CA Child Care

Teacher Conferences at Santa Monica Child Care Centers and Preschools

Parent teacher conferences for your child's child care in Santa Monica CA offer the opportunity for you to get detailed and constructive feedback about your child and his/her progress. Bring a notepad and pen so you can take notes. Initially it helps if you can build a rapport with the preschool teacher, and this will also help with future communications. Your Santa Monica child care teacher should be able to discuss your child's skills and strengths, however more importantly be able to recommend areas where further development is required. Of particular importance are your child's social skills because these can have a direct impact on how well your child learns. Be sure to ask the teacher at your preschool and child care in Santa Monica CA how well your child gets along with other students and participates in class. Also, be sure to inform the teacher of any changes at home or family that could impact the behavior of your child in the classroom. Before you leave your Santa Monica child care or daycare parent teacher conference, prepare an action plan and a way to communicate and follow up with the daycare teacher going forward.You will find that most centers that provide child care in Santa Monica CA offer many opportunities for parents to become active and involved with daycare activities. Some centers will have a mandatory requirement for parent involvement, while others do not. All Santa Monica childcare centers are however conscious of the work and schedule demands of parents, and will try to schedule activities to cover a wide variety of hours and levels of involvement. Progress reports are important element for parents and daycares in Santa Monica CA. Formal progress reports are issued on a periodic basis, and daycare parent teacher conferences are also made available. Also, if you have a question or concern, be sure to talk to your child's teacher. The Director at Santa Monica child care centers will be available for questions or concerns as well.
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Bright Horizons at The Watergarden 
(310) 449-0047
1620 26th Street #1020, Santa Monica, CA  90404
Child Care Director: Mary Jane Escorpiso
Bright Horizons Family Solutions is the world's leading provider of high quality childcare and early education. Our programs empower children from infancy through kindergarten to become  ...
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Trinity Baptist Children's Center 
(310) 395-3282
1019 California Avenue, Santa Monica, CA  90403
For child care in Santa Monica parents should always visit the center, preferably with your child before making a choice. In most cases you should call ahead to schedule a tour and to meet the directors and staff. ...
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Gan Israel Preschool 
(310) 394-3200
1341 9th Street, Santa Monica, CA  90401
Summer camps are often a great way for kids to spend their summer breaks. Many local preschools and daycare centers that provide child care in Santa Monica will have well-organized camps with appropriate adult supervision. ...
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Bright Start Learning Center 
(310) 315-9353
1501 17th Street, Santa Monica, CA  90404
Some centers offer potty training, however an extra fee may be involved. For local Santa Monica child care centers, parents should ask about potty training requirements and whether children who are not potty-trained will be accommodated. ...
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Lighthouse Church Preschool 
(310) 264-8328
1424 Yale Street, Santa Monica, CA  90404
Some centers offer potty training, however an extra fee may be involved. For local Santa Monica child care centers, parents should ask about potty training requirements and whether children who are not potty-trained will be accommodated. ...
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Pilgrim Lutheran Church CDC 
(310) 829-4113
1730 Wilshire Boulevard, Santa Monica, CA  90403
There are many safety and security features to protect your children at Santa Monica child care centers and preschools. Some of these include sign in/out sheets, automatic locking doors with key code access, security cameras and background checks for staff. ...
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First Step Child Care Center 
(310) 399-8118
2650 2nd Street, Santa Monica, CA  90405
For child care in Santa Monica it is important to ensure that your child will be receiving an organized and challenging curriculum, a warm, clean and safe environment, and teachers who are experienced. ...
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The First School 
(310) 452-0095
1733 Ocean Park Boulevard, Santa Monica, CA  90402
Before visiting a Santa Monica child care center, parents should make a checklist of all the items they would like to cover during the center tour. There is a checklist available in the Resources section of the ChildCare Smiles website. ...
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Circle of Children Preschool 
(310) 393-7731
1227 Montana Avenue, Santa Monica, CA  90403
There are many safety and security features to protect your children at Santa Monica child care centers and preschools. Some of these include sign in/out sheets, automatic locking doors with key code access, security cameras and background checks for staff. ...
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