The 2022-23 School Year Application will be Available Here in
Please visit us here in November to apply for the 2022-23 school year lottery!
Due to COVID, we are not currently offering in-person tours of our classrooms, however, we will offer virtual information sessions starting in mid-October.
Although we can't give in-person tours, please view the following resources to get a feel for our program and philosophy:
We currently have a few spaces available for our full-fee program. Please contact us if you are interested and we can provide more information based on your interests. All tuition asisstance and state preschool spaces are full.
Eligible children must be 3 years old by December 1, 2021 and fully potty trained by the first day of school.
Children eligible for Transitional Kindergarten (born between September 1- December 1) are welcome to attend the ELC.
La solicitud del año escolar 2022-23
estará disponible aquí en noviembre de 2021
¡Visítenos aquí en noviembre para solicitar la lotería del año escolar 2022-23!
Debido a COVID, actualmente no ofrecemos recorridos en persona de nuestras aulas, sin embargo, ofreceremos sesiones de información virtual a partir de mediados de octubre.
Aunque no podemos ofrecer recorridos en persona, consulte los siguientes recursos para familiarizarse con nuestro programa y nuestra filosofía:
Our in-person classrooms are located on two campuses:
ELC Laurel - 95 Edge Rd. Atherton
ELC Oak Knoll - 1895 Oak Knoll Ln. Menlo Park
Engaging children through play, experimentation, friendship and perseverance to light the fire of lifelong learning.
The Menlo Park City School District’s Early Learning Center nurtures young children’s curiosity, sense of wonder, belonging, and deep engagement with the world around them, preparing them to develop the critical skills needed to enter kindergarten and reach their full potential.
Our caring and knowledgeable teachers support the development of friendships, foster positive conflict resolution skills, and ensure that children have a sense of belonging and feel safe and valued for their unique gifts.
MPCSD School Safety Plan (with COVID guidelines)
COVID 19 DATA
These data are reported monthly and will be updated by Tuesday for the previous week. Positive Covid cases are reported to San Mateo County Health, per the county's Pandemic Recovery Framework (PRF). Case notifications are provided to the appropriate cohorts and school communities. No identifying details about individuals reporting cases will be provided to the public. This data is being reported beginning the week of July 13, 2020, the week that ELC returned to in-person learning.
|Dates||# of students/staff reporting a positive Covid case||# of cohorts moved to distance learning||Date cohort(s) return to campus|
|February 1 -July 30, 2021||0||0||NA|