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Sister Daycare

2118 Clarke Ave, Palo Alto, CA

Starting at $485/wk

!!!!!!! WE ARE OPEN !!!!!! CDC Regulations on! Childcare Services are essential

Sorry no wait list. The quality works!!

Sister Daycare is a bilingual childcare and education program for children ages 6 months-5 years old. Our "home-based" licensed facility offers a safe and nurturing environment with a daily routine and activities to help children thrive and develop socially, emotionally, physically and intellectually.
In our program, you will find a good balance of structured and free play activities. Each day is intentionally planned to offer variety of experiences that build skills across multiple domains such as: language, math, science, art, physical development and social skills. The result is a meaningful learning experience where children build a foundation for lifelong learning. Love: it's a fundamental here.
Reviewed by Serafina P 5/5 stars
My son has been coming to Sister Daycare for six months now and I could not be happier! In this time I have witnessed his language and communication blossom, he's becoming bilingual, his social-emotional skills are expanding, and his independence blows me away. This is all thanks to Isabel and all of the wonderful, loving educators at Sister Daycare. I know with certainty that my son is safe, his every need is being met, he is developmentally stimulated, and that he is having a great time. Their facility is incredibly well organized and clean, they are excellent about following CDC guidelines and staying safe during this pandemic, their equipment and toys are really high quality and appealing, and their care and love for young children is genuine and nurturing. My family and I are forever grateful for Isabel and Sister Daycare!

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Au P'tit Monde

1980 Clarke Avenue, Palo Alto, CA

Starting at $1900/mo

Au P'tit Monde de San Francisco and Au P'tit Monde de la P ninsule are two French Immersion Preschools for children 2-5 year olds. The lessons in the "Petite Ecole" and "Grande Ecole" take place entirely in French. Because of the way the brain develops in a child's early years, children are able to learn foreign languages much easier at a younger age. From day one, APM Classes are taught using French immersion. Teachers utilize a combination of visual and verbal indicators when speaking, and students begin to understand and speak French right away.

The children at Au P'tit Monde come from many different cultures and backgrounds. Through stories, songs and games children learn to understand and express themselves in French. More than half of our students come from families where little or no French is spoken. Learning a language is easiest for young children and parents are often surprised how quickly their children pick the language up and bring home songs and poems from school.
The school is in a beautiful brick building on a tree lined street, where the many windows enhance our many rich learning environments. The classrooms are large with bright, spacious areas that give a holistic feeling of a home away from home. Each classroom has a mini atelier, a reading area/meeting area, building area, light table and dramatic play area.

The school is conveniently located five minutes away from freeway 101, the International School of the Peninsula and IKEA.

APM Program at a Glance

*Our school day runs from 8:30am to 4:00pm.
*We offer an optional extended day program from 8:00am to 6:00pm.
*Parents may opt to enroll their child in the 2-day, 3-day or 5-day program.
*The school provides homemade, organic and wholesome meals.
*No prior French language is required.
*Children ages 2 to 3 do not need to be potty trained to attend.
*Program open to children ages 2-5.

Please feel free to contact us with any questions you may have about your child's education. We also love to meet with prospective parents and students and answer any questions while providing tours of the school.
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FAQs for finding day cares in Palo Alto

In 2021 what type of day care can I find near me in Palo Alto, CA?
There are a variety of daycares in Palo Alto, CA providing full time and part-time care. Some daycares are facility-based and some are in-home daycares operated out of a person's home. They can also vary in the degree of education and curriculum they offer. Additionally, some daycares offer bilingual programs for parents that want to immerse their children in multiple languages.
How can I find a day care near in Palo Alto, CA?
If you are looking for day care options near you, start several months in advance of when you need care for your child. has 117 in Palo Alto, CA as of October 2021 and you can filter daycares by distance from Palo Alto or your zip code. From there, you can then compare day care rates, parent reviews, view their specific services, see their hours of operation and contact them through the website for further information or to request an appointment.
What questions should I ask a day care provider before signing up?
As you visit day care facilities in Palo Alto, CA, you should ask the providers what their hours are so you can be prepared to adjust your schedule for drop-off and pick-up. Ask what items you are responsible for bringing for your child and what items you may be required to provide that will be shared among other children or the day care staff. Also, make sure to check directly with the business for information about their local licensing and credentials in Palo Alto, CA.