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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Pennies for Turkeys

Last Collection Day is November 23rd
AGUMCC Community Service Project 2016. It's time to collect your pennies and spare change to help the needy families in our community. Did you know that for every $1 you give it has a value of $10 at the Food Pantry? Place your spare change in this collection canister in your child's classroom by Wed., Nov. 23. 100% of your contribution will be given to the Five Cities Christian Women's Food Pantry. Our goal this year is to raise $200. Thank you for your support.

See Candy Winter Fundraiser

Order deadline is December 2nd
Help the AGUMCC Staff go to conference in March 2017. Check out the See's Candy Winter Fundraiser Order Form. Dead Line to order is Friday, December 2nd. Candy will be available for pick up by Friday, December 16th. Order 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
Advocate for Your Child

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!

Thank you to Daniel Stuart, Jed Moore, and Casey Johnston Construction: details

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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