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 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