Concord Preschool Information

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Registration for this Preschool Program is only taken at the following location:
Registration Office
Willow Pass Community Center
2748 E. Olivera Rd.,
Concord CA 94519

Registration Must be Done in Person
10:00 am - 12 noon & 1 pm - 3 pm

Our preschool program is a positive first school experience for the young child. We offer programs for two, three and four year olds. Throughout these early years the children will:

  • Gain confidence and self-esteem
  • Develop listening skills
  • Take turns and follow directions
  • Develop social skills
  • Learn academics through play
  • All class curriculum includes: Indoor & Outdoor Play, Circle time, Arts & Crafts, Snack Time

By the time they graduate, they will be ready for Kindergarten and be well on their way - with many fond memories of preschool.

Preschool Locations and Hours of Operation

Centre Concord Preschool Baldwin Park Preschool
5298 Clayton Road
2 year olds - Beth Severa
MWF mornings & afternoons
TT mornings & afternoons

3 year olds - Shannon Cervantes
TT afternoons
MWF afternoons

3 year olds - Sean (Michelle) Berry
TT mornings
MWF mornings

4 year olds - Sonja Stanley
MWF mornings & afternoons
TT mornings & afternoons
2790 Parkside Circle
3 year olds - Melissa Gardner
MWF mornings
TT mornings.

4 year olds - Gina Flores
MWF mornings
TT mornings

4 year olds - Melissa Gardner
MWF afternoons

MWF: Monday Wednesday Friday
TT: Tuesday Thursday
Morning Classes: 9 am - 11.30 am
Afternoon Classes: 12 pm - 2.30 pm
The school-year program runs from September- May.

Preschool Requirements

  • 2 year olds must be 2 by September 1, 2014
  • 3 year olds must be 3 by September 1, 2014
  • 4 year olds must be 4 by September 1, 2014
  • 3 and 4 year olds must be potty trained.


Nonrefundable First Month's Tuition and $35 Processing Fee

  • Processing Fee: $35
  • Monthly Tuition Fee for School Year 2014-2015 (Annual Fee broken down into 9 month tuition payments)
    • 2-day classes $125/month Concord residents $130/month nonresidents
    • 3-day classes $189/month Concord residents $194/month nonresidents
  • The Non-Refundable Registration Fee and First Month's Tuition is due upon registration. Future payments are due by the 20th of the month from September through April.
  • Parents are asked to provide snack for the whole class once a month

Preschool Instructor Biographies

Preschool Intructors

Sean (Michelle) Berry
Sean has been teaching preschool for over 20 years in Concord. In her classroom children are encouraged to learn through exploration. Children participate in hands on activities that will enhance and develop their natural love of learning. Curriculum will cover social skills, problem solving, early literacy, numbers, color, shapes, cooking, and music & movement.

Shannon Cervantes
Shannon has been teaching for two years. Her philosophy is for the children to learn through play as well as engaging activities in a safe and fun environment. In her class children learn important social skills such as sharing, following directions, and how to engage with their peers. They are also introduced to early literacy, colors, shapes,fine motor skills number concepts, music and movement.

Melissa Gardner
Melissa has been working with the 4 yr. olds for 12 yrs. (This is her first year teaching her own class) During the year they will be learning their Colors, Shapes, Numbers, Letters, and motor skills getting them ready for kindergarten.

Gina Flores
Gina has been a teacher for over 19 years. She offers a structured program that prepares your child for Kindergarten. They work on fine motor skills through writing activities and other hands on projects. Her broad curriculum covers the alphabet, numbers, music, science, cooking, drama and more.

Beth Severa
Beth has been teaching for over 16 years. Her philosophy is for each child to have an opportunity to explore, learn and play in a safe environment. Beth brings to this class a positive experience for your child with an emphasis on sharing, socializing and developing confidence away from home. 3's class will be exposed to colors, numbers, and other pre-academic activities. Potty training is also encouraged.

Sonja Stanley
Mrs. Sonja has been teaching at Center Concord for over 13 years. She loves working with the 4 year olds, watching them learn and grow into children ready to walk into kindergarten. Sonja works with each child developing skills in learning and writing letters and numbers, motor skills, science, and social skills.


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