Early Learning Statement and Philosophy

  • Mission Statement
    The West Contra Costa State Preschool Program is committed to providing a rich learning experience for each child in preparation for early success in school.

    Vision Statement
    Guided by high expectations, our preschool staff will provide students with a wide range of educational opportunities that will increase student success rates. The WCCUSD Early Learning Program will promote the development of students building literacy, math, goal-setting, and critical thinking skills. In addition to engaging early learners in experiences that will enrich each child's social-emotional, physical, and creative abilities.

    All students will be provided with a classroom environment that supports the development of:

    • A safe, nurturing educational experience
    • Critical thinking skills
    • Cultivating a love of learning and building problem-solving skills
    • An appreciation for cultural differences and to enter Transitional Kindergarten or Kindergarten with the necessary skills to promote lifelong learning

    The philosophy of the WCCUSD State Preschool Program is to provide and promote experiences that meet the individual needs of all children.

    Program Goals
    Children are encouraged to participate in a variety of activities to prepare them:      

    • To be personally and socially competent
    • To be effective learners
    • To become critical thinkers
    • To demonstrate physical and motor competence
    • To be safe & healthy

Contact Us:

  • Office of Early Learning Department

    Phone: (510) 307-4585
    Email: preschool@wccusd.net

    Mrs. Ajayi

    Early Learning Program Coordinator: Mrs. Lanre Ajayi M. Ed.

    Early Learning Office Supervisor: Demi Branch

    Early Learning Project Assistant: Dr. Peter Aloo

    Health Aide: Jeny Aguirre

    Office Typist Clerks: Maria Guerra, Rosa Alba, Claudia Hernandez

    Teacher on Special Assignment: Anna Wirsig

    Graduate Tutors: Doris Hernandez, Yolanda Lopez

    Early Learning Program Staff Directory

    Please Click To Access  WCCUSD Early Learning Program Staff Directory



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