Come and take a tour of the PJCC Early Childhood Education Center. If you are new to the PJCC please call 650.378.2670 to register.
For More Information
For more information or to set up an appointment for a personal tour, contact:
- Phone: 650.378.2670
Specialty Programs & Classes: Early Childhood Education
All programs offer age appropriate materials and activities, such as music, arts and crafts and indoor and outdoor play. Toddlers engage in lively, enriching activities geared to their interests and attention span.
Camp Yeladim and Camp K’ton ton
Discover the fun of winter, spring and summer camps during school vacations! Summer Camp Yeladim includes swim instruction and is divided into three three-week sessions. Camp K’ton ton is a nine-week program specially designed for active two-year-olds.
NEW Preschool Enrichment Classes
Sign up for some super fun classes like soccer and cooking. Which to choose?!
Babilates: 1 month - 1 year
Tone your body and get in shape as you connect and bond with your little one. Through various pilates exercises, you will engage your little one and get a great workout too! Babilates is also a great way to meet other parents and introduce your child to an active lifestyle in a social and nurturing atmosphere. Registration required. Instructor: PJCC Staff
Beginning Hoopsters: Ages 3 - 5
And the crowd goes wild! Beginning hoopsters will learn basketball basics such as dribbling, shooting and defense. Your child will thrive through positive coaching and skills will be reinforced through fun drills and actual games. Registration required. Instructor: TBD
Build It! Using LEGO Duplo: Ages 4 - 5
Every child loves to build with Duplo, so why not learn how to build fun structures, animals and vehicles that really move while learning shapes, colors and building basics? LEGO Duplo Creation is designed so students learn technology skills through fun, engaging and dynamic projects with supportive, teacher-led instruction and hands-on learning experiences. Students gain skills and confidence through creating, exploring and problem-solving. Registration required. Instructor: TechKnowHow Staff
Enrichment Fair: Newborn - Age 5
Meet instructors and get a sneak peek of the Baby and Me and preschool enrichment programs for the 2014 - 2015 school year. These programs are designed specifically to enhance your child's cognitive, emotional, social, and physical development. Early bird registration is available at the fair!
Fine Motor Fun: Ages 4 - 5
Fine motor skills are the foundation children need for successful handwriting skills and learning. Children will develop strength and coordination in the small muscles of the hand through a variety of fun fine motor games, crafts, and activities. Hand-eye coordination, trunk and shoulder stability, and object manipulation will be emphasized. Please note this class includes the use of small objects. Registration required. Instructor: Jennifer Minton, OTR/L, is a pediatric occupational therapist and the PJCC's Developmental Consultant.
Happy Feet Dance: Ages 3 - 5
Develop balance, rhythm, flexibility, coordination, and self-esteem while learning tap, jazz and ballet using fun props. Please note that this is a 50 minute program. Instructor: Laura Marsh is a staff member of Happy Feet.
Incredible Art of Cooking: Age 3 - 5
Explore healthy cooking through recipes, selecting and measuring ingredients, food preparation and tasting. $20 materials fee payable upon registration. Registration required. Instructor: Jeannie Solomon is the PJCC Nutrition and Wellness Coach and a certified chef.
Kee Tov Soccer: Ages 4 - 5
Children thrive with this non-competitive curriculum and positive coaching style in a pressure-free environment. Have fun while learning soccer basics such as kicking, dribbling, shooting, heading and goalkeeping while participating in age-appropriate games and exercises designed specifically for your child! Registration required. Instructor: Soccer and Smiles Staff
Lil Monkey Gymnastics: Ages 3 - 5
From balance beam to bars, basic tumbling and more, your lil monkey will have a blast in this introduction to gymnastics. Budding gymnasts will also develop coordination, body awareness, strength and increase self-confidence. Please note this is a 50 minute program. Registration required. Instructor: TBD
Music Together: 1 Month to 4 Years
This national early childhood music program, involves both children and parents in informal musical activities that are developmentally appropriate for very young children. Parent or caregiver must be present. Fee includes a songbook and two CD's, one set per family. Registration Required. Earn JCC Rewards points for pre-registering! Instructor: Peninsula Music Together Staff
To receive the sibling rate please call the Welcome Center at 650.378.2703.
Pee Wee Soccer: Age 3
First time preschool soccer players will develop gross motor skills, enhance coordination, promote physical fitness and increase self-confidence in a non-competitive environment. Each child will walk away from class with a passion for soccer, increased self-esteem and a smile! Registration required. Instructor: Soccer and Smiles Staff
Soccer Stars: Ages 2 - 3
Soccer Stars is a fun and positive introduction to soccer for our youngest players and their parent! Our age-appropriate and field tested curriculum engages children (and parents!) with entertaining activities that promote motor skill development, teamwork and cognitive ability as well as develop listening skills, balance, ball skills and foot-eye coordination. With a parent participating by their side, children will have fun learning basic soccer skills like chasing, running, kicking, special awareness and listening. Most importantly each child leaves class more confident, happier, healthier and thrilled to have spent time playing with their parent! Registration required. Instructor: Soccer and Smiles Staff
Tiger Tots: Ages 3 - 5
In this martial arts class, children play games and practice drills that help develop balance, coordination, strength and reflexes, as well as improve discipline and listening skills. Registration required. Uniforms optional; shirts will be sold after the first class for $15. Instructor: Twin Dragon Academy Staff
Young Rembrandts: Age 3 - 5
Young Rembrandts teaches children how to draw using an engaging method that all children can succeed with. We learn about drawing and art while developing fine motor skills and academic, conceptual, and critical thinking skills. Registration required. Instructor: Young Rembrandts staff