• The MPCSD Early Learning Center serves children 2.9 (3 by December 1st of the school year) to 5 years old at Laurel's lower campus and Oak Knoll Elementary School.


    During the Coronavirus Pandemic, the ELC will be operating in two mixed-age classrooms at Laurel and two mixed-age classrooms at Oak Knoll Elementary.


    Our curriculum is play-inspired with an eye towards Kindergarten readiness. 


    We offer full-fee and sliding scale tuition options for our students.


    MPCSD’s Early Learning Center is licensed by and follow all regulations of the California Department of Social Services Community Care Licensing. Our facility number at Laurel is 414004466 and at Oak Knoll is 414004568.


    Please find more information about curriculum, schedule, philosophy and tuition by scrolling through the tabs on this site.


    For further information, please contact

    • In English: Jessica Mihaly, Director, Early Learning Center jmihaly@mpcsd.org 650-463-1236 x 3 
    • En Español: Sandra Guevara, Admin Assistant and Family Engagement Specialist sguevara@mpcsd.org 650-463-1236 x 0


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