our story

Welcome parents! We are delighted you are thinking of us for your child’s first learning experience. Christ Church by the Sea Children’s Center works in partnership with Christ Church by the Sea, established in 1932. Our Children’s Center opened in 1972 as a way to provide quality programing for preschool and school age children in our community of Newport Beach. 


At Christ Church Children’s Center we provide a safe place for children to learn, play and grow at a pace that is suitable for them. We provide a loving Christian atmosphere that facilitates kindness and a sense of joy and wonder in learning.

Mission statement

The mission of the Children’s Center is to provide a developmentally rich program offering enhanced learning in a safe and nurturing environment benefitting children, families and the community.