Immediate Openings

The Model School Comprehensive

5.0 Preschool 2330 Prince St South Berkeley Berkeley check_circleClaimed

Montessori-based childcare program for infants through preschool ages. Program works to promote children's curiosity-led learning and encourages parents to participate in the learning process. Room and activities focus on multicultural environments and recognize the sameness of human nature while valuing diversity. Weekly schedule includes time for dance and music, storytime, and park days during the summer. Toddler and pre-kindergarten classrooms participate in field trips. Dedicated outdoor play space is available for each age group, including age-appropriate shaded play structures.

Immediate Openings

Openings available in pre-kindergarten classroom for children between ages 3 and 5.5 years old.

  • Age Range

    3 mo - 6 yr

  • Potty Training

    Not Required

  • Monthly Price

  • Hours

    7:00 AM - 6:00 PM

  • Calendar

    Full Year

  • Schedules

    Full Time, Part Time, Drop In

  • Languages

    American Sign Language, English

Program Details

  • Morning and afternoon snack provided.
  • Enrichment activities include weekly dance class, weekly music class, storytime with Berkeley librarian Mr. Michael, and opportunity to learn American Sign Language.
  • Parent community organizes monthly parents night out, parents group meetings, picnics, and social events.

Enrollment Instructions

Licensing & Safety

The Model School Comprehensive is a licensed daycare center.

Parent Reviews


Our two kids have recently joined the Model School and we are enjoying the experience. Our 4-year-old son is thriving in the PK classroom. He dramatically improved his language and social skills after just a few weeks. It probably also helped that the teachers were running an amazing unit about the solar system that he enjoyed. I would have never expected that my shy son would become the chatty... More


We love the Model School! We have had all three boys at the school (the older two are in Kindergarten and 2nd grade) and the youngest in the toddler 1 room. The teachers are so warm and nurturing and the Montessori inspired curriculum in preK is great for preparing the kids for school. The strongest aspects of the school beyond the deep care and experienced teachers, is the flexible schedule (... More


Our two daughters attend the Model School (8 months and 3 years). This is a loving childcare center, with excellent teachers and a great parent community. The kids (even babies) have weekly music and dance classes. Older toddlers and preschoolers go on summer field trips and excursions to the local park. I am always amazed when I visit at lunchtime and see my toddler (and 10+ of her friends) si... More

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