Arroyo Grande United Methodist Children's Center

Arroyo Grande United Methodist Children's Center


Welcome to AGUMCC!

We are so glad you are interested in our program. We hope this information will assist you in determining if our school is the "right fit" for you and your child. We offer a toddler and preschool program that values and nurtures a child's individual development while fostering family relationships. Please call our office to schedule a tour. We will be happy to show you what we have to offer.

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79th Harvest Festival Parade

Saturday, September 24, 2016, 8:30am Check-In
Arrive nolater than 9am. Thank you for showing your school spirit and wearing your AGUMCC T-shirt in the 79th Harvest Parade. Also, bring a hat, water, and possible snacks. Last year it was a bit hot. Enter from Brisco St. then drive south on West Branch Street. There is a dirt parking area off of Old Ranch Rd for you to leave your car, then walk south on the dirt path next to the West Branch Road towards Bank of America. Bring something for your child to ride; a trike, scooter, a wagon, or a stroller. Flier.

9th Annual Family Fun Day

Saturday, October 8, 2016, 11am-1:30pm
COME JOIN US! Games, Face Painng, Bounce Houses, Pumpkin Patch, Tri-Tip BBQ, Games, Trike-a-Thon and more! Special Guest: FREE Car Seat Safety Check by the San Luis Obispo County Public Health Department. Flier and Sponsorship Form.

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Hallmarks

NAEYC Accreditation In Process
Environmental Rating Scale: 6.3 (of 7)
Desired Results Developmental Profile (DRDP)
Low Child/Teacher Ratios: 4:1 Toddler, 6:1 Preschool
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Mission, Foundation, Principles

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Our Goals for Children

  • To increase a healthy self-esteem by providing a nurturing environment for growth and development.
  • To promote the child's self-direction, and encourage them to take responsibility for their actions.
  • To help children achieve a solid foundation for future academic success.
  • To help children develop an ability to express needs to others.
  • Care for others and respect people's space, body, and feelings.
  • To develop a concept of a healthy nutrition.
  • To learn that each child is valued by family, teachers, peers, and God.
  • To provide a safe environment for children.

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Thank You to the Boy Scouts!

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Curriculum Themes

Tours:

Program Tours Daily by appointment Monday through Friday 9:30 - 11:30 or 2:30 - 4:30. Please call Maddy Quaglino at 481-2223.

Brochure:

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Philosophy

The Arroyo Grande United Methodist Children's Center is a non-profit organization. We are dedicated to providing a sense of security that nurtures and values each child along with fostering family relationships. It is our goal to offer a developmentally appropriate environment for learning and exploration. While preserving the integrity of our own Christian identity. we respect diverse religions and cultural backgrounds of all people. We hope each family feels welcomed and connected to our preschool.

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