Bethlehem Community Early Chil

925 Balour Dr,
Encinitas, CA, 92024-0920
Tel: (760)753-2471
Grades: NS - PK | 220 students
Our NAEYC accredited preschool offers a balanced program wtih opportuity for your child to grow as an individual in all areas of development.
The first steps away from home are made comfortable, with caring adults who are trained to meet your child's individual needs- in a safe, healthful environment.

School Overview

School Type Early Childhood / Day Care
School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association for the Education of Young Children
Religious Affiliation Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (formerly AELC, ALC, or LCA)
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - Prekindergarten
Year Founded 1974

Student Body

Total Students 220 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 15%
State avg.: 41%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 12 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Please contact school for tuition info.
Admissions Director Gail Winterbourne
Admissions Associate Karen Wise

School Notes:

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Pacific Academy (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St John Catholic School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St John Catholic School (0.4 miles away)
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  • Encinitas St John Catholic School
    (Roman Catholic)
    1003 Encinitas Blvd
    Encinitas , CA , 92024
    (760)944-8227
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.4  mi  |  474  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Encinitas
    Santa Fe Christian School Ctr/ear
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Christian)
    845 Santa Fe Dr
    Encinitas , CA , 92024
    (760)753-4952
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Christian)
    0.4  mi  |  122  students  |  Gr.  PK-K
  • Encinitas
    Edison Academy    
    Special Education School
    910 Encinitas Blvd
    Encinitas , CA , 92024
    (760)942-2011
    Special Education School
    0.6  mi  |  37  students  |  Gr.  3-8
  • Encinitas
    Rancho Encinitas Academy
    910 Encinitas Blvd
    Encinitas , CA , 92024
    (760)942-2011
    0.6  mi  |  56  students  |  Gr.  K-8
  • Encinitas
    Montessori School Of Encinitas
    Montessori School
    141 S El Camino Real Ste E
    Encinitas , CA , 92024
    (760)632-5433
    Montessori School
    0.6  mi  |  45  students  |  Gr.  K

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