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FAQ's

Q. Are you affiliated with the church next door?
A. We are not affiliated with the church next door.

Q. How much does it cost?
A. To view our pricing you'll need to go to our enrollment page by clicking the enrollment link in the navigation bar. You will need to create an account. Our prices are in-line with other similar providers in the area.

Q. Can I schedule a tour?
A. Of course! Please give us a call at 916-746-9960.

Q. What programs do you offer?
A. Our Program page offers details on our programs. Be sure to check out our infographics on our playgrounds and classrooms.

Q. Do you serve food?
A. Yes, we offer healthy morning and afternoon snacks and lunch meals. For half day children, no lunch is provided.

Q. Do you have a waitlist?
A. We have no waitlist at this time, however we have limited availability in our infant program as of March 11th.

Q. Are you hiring?
A. Yes! As we grow, we are adding staff monthly. If interested in submitting an application, please call the school at 916-746-9960.

Interesting Articles

Daylighting in Schools

Why natural light improves student performance in reading competency by 26% and math by 20%.

Guided Play

How decades of research has shown guided play to be the strongest curricular approach for preschool education and leads to the best developmental outcomes later in life.

Hidden Costs of Time Off Work

How taking 2 years off from work at 30 years old can rob you of $300,000 dollars in income. Click the image to do your own analysis.

Outdoor Light has Role in Reducing Short-Sightedness in Kids

Children need to spend more than an hour and preferably at least two hours a day outside to help prevent myopia from developing and progressing, say experts.

Play: Cognitive Development

Why children learn through play and how research is begining to understand the cognitive processes behind it.

The Right Preschool = Later Success

Study of 5,000 preschoolers shows how student directed learning yields the best results.

How to Engage Your Kids

Self regulating kids, more family peace and more family hapiness? A dream right? Not so fast, at 5.5 minutes in, this TED talk gets incredible.

How the Wrong Preschool Can Lead to Crime

In a study of different preschools, one approach leads to 3 times as many felonies by the age of 23 and 4 times as many suspensions from work.

TED Talks on Parenting

There are a number of wonderful TED talks on parenting in this curated set by TED.

American River Early Childhood Education

The local community college where Play Care Learning Center keeps current on the latest research.


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