Tour dates listed under "Announcements" to the right
2022-23 ELC Lottery Timeline
(Updated as of 1/11/22)
Proposed schedules for 2022-23 are (times are subject to change based on district school schedules):
* Part-Day - 8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
* School-Day - 8:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
* Full-Day - 7:45 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
In addition to school tours (dates and times in Announcements, to the right), there are several resources you can access for more information about our program:
To apply for the waitlist for the 2021-22 (current) school year, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or 650-463-1236 ext 0.
Eligible children for the 2021-22 school year 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.
Application for the 2022-23 School Year (next year)
2021-22 ELC Instructional Calendar (this year)
MPCSD School Safety Plan (with COVID guidelines)
COVID 19 DATA
These data are reported regularly. 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. These data are 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|
We will be offering in-person tours of our the Early Learning center at our Laurel and Oak Knoll campuses to fully vaccinated, masked adults. Visitors must show proof of vaccination to attend the tour. If it is raining more than a sprinkle, we will cancel the tour and you can attend a future date.
Laurel - 95 Edge Rd. Atherton - Meet at school's flagpole, to the right of the school office
October 27th at 4:30
November 9th at 5:00
November 29th at 4:00
December 15th at 4:00
January 12th at 4:30
January 20th at 5:00
January 26th at 4:00
Oak Knoll - 1895 Oak Knoll Ln. Menlo Park - Meet at the school's flagpole, outside of the office
November 3rd at 4:30
November 16th at 5:00
December 8th at 5:00
January 5th at 4:00
January 18th at 5:00
January 24th at 4:30