Kathleen bueso, director

Kathleen is a dedicated Director, committed to fostering and nurturing a progressive learning atmosphere, that involves teachers, students, and families. Her love of the children can be seen and felt every time she steps into the classroom, and she is committed to providing a high-quality environment for everyone here at Christ Church Children's Center.  

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.

  • Miss Kianna

    Years Teaching: 2nd year

    College: Cal State Fullerton

    If I wasn’t a teacher, I would be a: Child Life Specialist

    The best thing about teaching is:

    Finding that special connection to each child

    Favorite hobby: Travelling

  • miss jade

    Years Teaching: 34th year

    College: Vanguard & Pacific Oaks
    If I wasn’t a teacher, I would:
    Own a children’s book shop with vintage

    items & fresh flowers. End Human Trafficking

    The best thing about teaching is:

    Every day is different. Helping children find success in areas they struggle, building on their gifts, rejoicing with families in their child’s victories.

    Favorite hobby:
    Creating beautiful environments with little money, thrift & antique shopping

  • miss jen V

    Years Teaching: 10th year

    College: Saddleback

    If I wasn’t a teacher, I would be: An Ophthalmic Medical Tech
    The best thing about teaching is:

    The everyday gift of watching the learning happen

    Favorite hobby: Crafting

  • miss jeannie

    Years Teaching: 8th year

    College: Orange Coast
    If I wasn’t a teacher, I would be: Personal Trainer
    The best thing about teaching is:

    To challenge them and share in their learning experience. Watching their amazing creativity. And, just to listen to what they have to say.

    Favorite hobby: Working out, water sports & snow skiing

  • miss jen M

    Years Teaching: 12th year

    College: Orange Coast

    If I wasn’t a teacher, I would be: A Movie Star

    The best thing about teaching is: The kids!

    Favorite hobby:

    Cooking and watching my kids play sports/activities

  • miss perla

    Years Teaching: 4th year

    College: Santa Ana

    If I wasn’t a teacher, I would be: A performer or artist

    The best thing about teaching is:

    When I teach something new to a child- academic/social/emotional; the love kids give me; memories I’m making with the children.

    Favorite hobby: Watching movies/series, crafts

  • miss sonia

    Years Teaching: 7th year

    College: Santa Ana

    If I wasn’t a teacher, I would be: A Photographer

    The best thing about teaching is: Helping a child be successful!

    Favorite hobby: Crafting, crocheting

  • miss janelle

    Years Teaching: 8th year

    College: Cal State LA
    If I wasn’t a teacher, I would:
    Own a vineyard farm & raise plants & grapes...or Library Science

    The best thing about teaching is:

    I love the interactions with young children especially their directness & honesty
    Favorite hobby: Playing piano, reading, my roses & plumerias

  • miss bailey

    Years Teaching: 4th year

    College: Cal State Long Beach
    If I wasn’t a teacher, I would: Be a nurse

    The best thing about teaching is: The kids!  

    Favorite hobby: Going to the river