Looking for a high-quality preschool? Building Kidz of Scotts Valley is here for you!
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Building Kidz provides an experience that allows children to develop their confidence, commitment, and character through creative academic experiences. Our program serves children 18 months – 5 years, and specializes in performing arts including music, dance, and theater. Our high quality arts education creates a supportive climate for active and self-directed learning that engages students in meaningful academic pursuits. Our staff is committed to help build upon each child’s own abilities and advance academically.
At Building Kidz, Academics and Performing Arts are in our DNA. Building Kidz is unique in that our unparalleled proprietary curriculums, references, and highly qualified faculty combine a world-class academic setting with a specialization in Performing Arts. Our creative philosophy is stitched throughout our curriculum, which we customize to meet the specific needs of every child by delicately balancing our time between structured elements and play.
We offer weekly lessons in music, dance, and theater embedded in our daily routine. We deliver an exceptional readiness for kindergarten program. Toddlers as young as 24 months gain a basic introduction to letters, phonics, numbers, shapes, colors, and motor skill development. Preschoolers develop reading and writing skills. Kindergarteners learn logical thinking and basic math.
Our campus is open from 7AM to 6PM (Monday – Friday)
Building Kidz of Scotts Valley is conveniently located right off of CA -17 (Granite Creek Rd, Exit), which allows parents to quickly drop their children off before they go to work.
We create a foundation for children’s healthy development and school readiness. We work with children to foster: a love of learning; literacy and numeracy skills, social and emotional development; curiosity, exploration and creativity; cooperation and collaboration; problem solving skills; and respect for self, family, community and the environment. We are proud to maintain the highest standards for our centers. Each member of our teaching staff is: (1) Interactive and engaged in each child’s learning; (2) CPR and First Aid certified, and trained in the latest Health and Safety practices; (3) Health screened, TB tested, and fingerprinted with clearance as required by Community Care Licensing.
We are a dynamic team of educators, offering 1:1 tutoring in all subject areas for grades Pre-K through 12.
We support students based on their individual academic needs and cater instruction to their learning style. Our tutors teach with motivation by building confidence to achieve success both in and outside of school. We offer Pre-K/Kinder readiness: a fun, interactive head start, teaching the basic concepts for kindergarten success. We support students with study skills/learning strategies, enrichment/homework help. We also offer specialized programs in reading/spelling & writing. Expressive Learning is an approved vendor for Ocean Grove Charter School. Centrally located in Scotts Valley, within walking distance from SVMS. We teach in a comfortable, positive environment and take pride in connecting with our students by putting the enjoyment in learning.
Kumon is an after-school math and reading enrichment program that unlocks the potential of children, so they can achieve more on their own. As a comprehensive program, Kumon serves children in preschool through high school. Founded in Japan in 1958, the learning method uses an individualized approach that helps children develop a solid command of math and reading skills. Through daily practice and mastery of materials, students increase confidence, improve concentration, and develop better study skills. Kumon has over four million students enrolled in nearly 25,000 learning centers in 55 countries and regions.