programs

Balboa Children’s Center

Preschool Daily Schedule

6:30-7:15 Preschool begins: greetings and small group table activities
7:15-7:45 Free structured play as a group
 7:45- 8:30 Outside play
8:30-9:00 Breakfast
9:00-9:30 Circle time
9:30- 10:00 Center rotations (Spanish, science, writing, math)
10:00-10:15 Wash hands and morning snack
10:15-11:00 Outside play
11:00-11:30 Art
11:30- 12:00 Campus walk
12:00-12:30 Clean up and lunch
12:30-12:45 Wash hands, bathroom and quiet reading time
12:45- 2:45 Nap time/quiet time
2:45-3:00 Wake up time
3:00-3:15 Afternoon snack
3:15-3:45 Small group activities
3:45-4:15 Group game outside
4:15-4:45 Open centers
4:45-5:00 Clean-up/Preschool ends

General Information

  • Children ages 2-5 years old
  • Licensing number: 376700883
  • Enrollment questions: contact SAY Preschool Program Director Melanie Gelinas by email or phone at 858.565.4148 x235 or fill out the Reservation Inquiry Form below.

Other Important Resources             

Fee Schedule & Reservation Inquiry Form

Please complete the form below to be placed on the waitlist. You will be notified by email if or when an opening becomes available.

Monthly Tuition Preschool
5 Day $825
3 Days as space is available $542
2 Days  as space is available $370

Tuition is subject to change. The center follows SDUSD traditional calendar. The tuition does not include school holidays or vacations.

Tuition includes:

  • AM and PM snack (children bring lunch from home)  (Peanut and Tree nut free classrooms)
  • Potty training
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