Encino Presbyterian Childrens Center

4963 Balboa Blvd
Encino, CA 91316-0913
     Tel: (818)788-9442
        
   
Grades: NS - K | 119 students
item which has been noted, verified.
At Encino Presbyterian Children's Center, we believe each child is a unique individual.
item which has been noted, verified.
We strive to provide a loving, nurturing, and creative environment for all children.
item which has been noted, verified.
Our philosophy is based upon the principle that play is a significant mode of learning.
item which has been noted, verified.
In our curriculum planning we strive to provide developmentally appropriate experiences that encourage growth cognitively, emotionally, socially, creatively, physically and spiritually leading to a strong sense of self-esteem within each child.
item which has been noted, verified.
We believe in providing a physical environment that is safe, clean, healthy and child-friendly.
item which has been noted, verified.
Classrooms are arranged to offer challenging play and learning choices at a range of developmental levels.
item which has been noted, verified.
EPCC’s learning centers allow children the opportunity to explore, to experience, and most importantly...
item which has been noted, verified.
to succeed.
item which has been noted, verified.
Various centers include areas for creative expression through art, music and crafts; role playing, dramatic play and socialization; storytelling; story writing; language skills; and the development of pre-reading and pre-math skills.
item which has been noted, verified.
The strength of the EPCC program is the experience, expertise and dedication of our staff.
item which has been noted, verified.
Throughout the U.S., the average annual turnover rate at child care centers is 40%.
item which has been noted, verified.
At EPCC our turnover rate has been less than 12% over the past 15 years! We support our teachers with ongoing training and resources.
item which has been noted, verified.
Our teachers create a caring and nurturing atmosphere and are truly dedicated.

School Overview

School Type Early Childhood / Day Care
School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association for the Education of Young Children
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - Kindergarten
Year Founded 1961

Student Body

Total Students 119 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 53%
State avg.: 43%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 14 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 5:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 18 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Admissions Director Cathleen Trapani
Admissions Associate Anie Kederian

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is The Learning Center (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is The Learning Center (0.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Manhattan Academy I (1 miles away)
 All Schools  | High Schools High Schools  | Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  | Preschools Preschools  | Public Schools Public Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • EncinoThe Learning Center
    Special Education School
    16944 Ventura Blvd Ste 8 C
    EncinoCA 91316
    (818)783-6633
    Special Education School
    0.1 mi | 13 students | Gr. 4-12                      
  • EncinoLos Encinos School
    17100 Ventura Blvd
    EncinoCA 91316
    (818)990-1006
    0.2 mi | 162 students | Gr. K-6                      
  • EncinoWestmark School
    5461 Louise Ave
    EncinoCA 91316
    (818)986-5045
    0.8 mi | n/a students | Gr. 3-12                      
  • EncinoOur Lady Of Grace School
      (Roman Catholic)
    17720 Ventura Blvd
    EncinoCA 91316
    (818)344-4126
      (Roman Catholic)
    1 mi | 256 students | Gr. KG-8                      
  • EncinoManhattan Academy I
    Montessori School  (Non-sectarian)
    17719 Palora Street
    EncinoCA 91316
    (818)342-4905
    Montessori School  (Non-sectarian)
    1 mi | 73 students | Gr. PK-5                      

School Reviews

1 year ago
We love EPCC!!! The teachers are so caring- our daughter loves going to school and learning! We are so happy we made the decision to attend EPCC... we wish we could keep our daughter here for elementary!
- Posted by Parent
1 year ago
We LOVE EPCC!! My son runs into class excited every morning and never wants to leave at pick up time. The teachers are all so friendly and caring. I can''t say enough good things about EPCC I just wish it went all the way through High School!
- Posted by Parent

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?          Yes    

 I give permission to post this review online for other visitors to read.

Area Statistics

Rental Market Monitor
Recent Articles
What About a Foreign Language School?
What About a Foreign Language School?
Sending your child to a foreign language school makes good sense when you have been posted to this country from abroad and in other circumstances as well.
Making the Financial Aid Process Work for You
Do you need financial aid? Not sure? Confused by how financial aid works? Here are some answers.
Interviewing the Over-prepared Teacher Applicant
Some applicants can fool you when they interview. Here is some advice on how to prevent that while at the same time keeping the interview process simple and efficient.
Request Information
I am a:      
Email:
Name of parent:
First name:
Middle name:
Last name:
Student date of birth:
Student is:
     
Currently in grade:
Seeking entry for grade:
Target start date:
Name of current school:
School type:
        
Applying for financial aid?:
        

Please describe academic, athletic, and extracurricular interests of the student.

Address:
City:
Country:
State:
Zip:

(enter "N/A" if not applicable)
Phone:

Allow other schools to send me information. Share your information with all schools on our site and let them send you brochures.

Save this data and create your user profile. Create your own user account so you don't have to re-type your user data each time you request information.You'll also be able to track your information requests, get reminded of application dates, and more!

Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in Los Angeles County, CA is $10,167 for elementary schools and $15,119 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Los Angeles County, CA is 82% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).