Mother Goose School

  • Mother Goose School has been serving families of San Francisco and the Bay Area since 1951.
  • Mother Goose School is open to all children between the ages of two and seven.
  • The primary focus of the school is to instill in each child an enjoyment of the learning process that will continue throughout the child's life.
  • The school is comprised of five developmental levels ranging from nursery through kindergarten age.
  • Mother Goose School believes that the development of the child's mind, body and character is equally important.
  • In order to educate the whole child, our daily program includes instruction that is based on a balanced, all-inclusive curriculum.
  • This curriculum is specifically intended to provide a firm foundation for each child in preparation for any public or private school.
  • Placement within the program is determined at the tour.
  • The daily program at Mother Goose School include Academics, Art and Crafts, Physical Education, and Social Skills.
  • Music instruction is shared with morning classes twice weekly.  Classrooms are equipped with child-friendly music.

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School Overview

School TypeEarly Childhood / Day Care
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-Kindergarten
Year Founded1951
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students88 students
Student Body Typen/a
% Students of Color
24%
State avg.: 44%
Students by GradeMother Goose School Student By Grade

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Mount Shasta
    I AM School
    (Christian)
    Grades: K-12
    243.5 miles
    118 Siskiyou Ave
    Mount Shasta, CA 96067
    (530)926-6263
    243.5 K-12
    n/a
  • Antioch
    Grades: 4-8 | 4 students
    40.2 miles
    600 Alumrock Drive
    Antioch, CA 94509
    (925)706-7086
    40.2 4-8
    4
  • Canoga Park
    Grades: PK-12 | 1240 students
    328.5 miles
    7644 Farralone Ave
    Canoga Park, CA 91304
    (818)340-6131
    328.5 PK-12
    1240
  • Chowchilla
    Chowchilla Sda School
    (Seventh Day Adventist)
    Grades: 2-8 | 22 students
    129.1 miles
    22310 Road 13
    Chowchilla, CA 93610
    (559)665-1853
    129.1 2-8
    22
  • El Monte
    K-step Montessori
    Montessori School
    Grades: K-2 | 127 students
    357.9 miles
    3400 Aero Jet Ave
    El Monte, CA 91731
    (626)569-2641
    357.9 K-2
    127

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