Bridges Child Development Center

500 N State St
Hemet, CA 92543-0951
Tel: (951)658-3354
Grades: K-6 | 26 students
Bridges Child Development Center's aim is to stimulate and develop three elements, spirit, soul & body in young children by immersing them in nurturing surroundings.
Kids are encouraged to engage in creative free play rather than playing computer games because those activities get in the way of using all five senses to absorb and actively engage in life.
We strive to create a comfortable, homelike environment that offers children plenty of opportunities to freely imitate what they see and to indulge in creative play.
Daily activities range from painting, coloring, singing, and reciting poems to modeling with beeswax, baking bread, building houses out of boxes, sheets, and boards, and dressing up and pretending to be parents, kings, and magicians.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten-6

Student Body

Total Students 26 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade Bridges Child Development Center Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 1 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 26:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Desert Valley Hope Academy (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Desert Valley Hope Academy (0.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Humc Welcome School (1.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Hemet
    Desert Valley Hope Academy
    Special Education School
    Grades: 1-12 | 36 students
    0.6 miles
    145 N Tahquitz Ave
    Hemet, CA 92543
  • San Jacinto
    Grades: K-12 | 62 students
    0.9 miles
    2363 S. San Jacinto Ave
    San Jacinto, CA 92583
  • Hemet
    Humc Welcome School
    Alternative School (Methodist)
    Grades: PK-12 | 34 students
    1.1 miles
    530 S Buena Vista St
    Hemet, CA 92543
  • Hemet
    Grades: K-12 | 270 students
    1.3 miles
    26089 Girard St.
    Hemet, CA 92544
  • Hemet
    Trinity Lutheran Church Early Childhood Dev Ctr
    Daycare / Preschool (Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (formerly AELC, ALC, or LCA))
    Grades: K | 75 students
    1.6 miles
    191 S Columbia St
    Hemet, CA 92544

School Reviews

My daughter attended preschool at Bridges and is about to begin Kindergarten there. She loves going to school! The teachers are all wonderful, very nice and always sensitive to ALL of the children''s needs. It is truly amazing how much my daughter has learned while attending Bridges. They study all different subjects, while making it fun for the children so they want to learn. If the school continued beyond Kindergarten, I would continue to keep my daughter there. I would highly recommend Bridges.
- Posted by Parent, 07/27/12

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