Frequenty Asked Questions

What are the ages of Dayspring students?

Our students range from 2 years and 9 months (fully toilet-trained) to 5 years old (pre-kindergarten).

Is it necessary for my child to be toilet-trained?
Yes. We would be happy to provide you with tips to assist you in helping your child’s toilet-learning skills.
How long has Dayspring been operating?

Since August 2010. 

What are the school's hours?

7 AM to 6 PM.

Full-time and part-time programs are offered between 8:30 AM and 3:30 PM.

Extended care programs are offered in the morning and late afternoon. The morning program is from 8:30 AM to 11:30 AM and the afternoon program is from 12:30 PM to 3:30 PM.

Is Dayspring a Christian preschool operated by a church?

Dayspring Preschool is affiliated with Danville Congregational Church. Like the congregation, Dayspring Preschool welcomes and honors all faith traditions. Dayspring Preschool celebrates the diversity of our community and reflects that in its curriculum.

Can I visit the school before enrolling my child?

Yes! We’d love to schedule a tour for your family to see our school and meet our staff. Head to the Contact page and submit an inquiry. Just be sure to select “Schedule a tour” as the purpose of the inquiry.

What is the school's philosophy?
Dayspring honors the WHOLE child and provides developmentally-appropriate curriculum activities that address all the learning domains (physical, intellectual, social, and emotional). Our goal is for children to develop a life-long LOVE of learning! We want our children to be self-confident and successful. We are preparing them for success in kindergarten and beyond.
What is "Inquiry Learning?"
Inquiry Learning, like play-based programs, acknowledges that children learn best when using their natural curiosity and exploring various hands-on learning materials. It provides for open-ended questions so that the child’s intellectual development is expanded, and critical thinking skills are enhanced. Inquiry Learning builds on information the child has and leads to a deeper understanding of the information content. It supports play as an important medium for brain development.
Are parents involved in the program?
Yes, the program structure allows various options for parents to volunteer in the classroom. Parent volunteers are required to have a TB test, and a training session is offered for parent volunteers.
How much are tuition fees?
There is a $75 non-refundable application fee. Tuition rates vary depending on your child’s program. For more information, see Enrollment.

Still have questions? Let us know!

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Dayspring Preschool
989 San Ramon Valley Blvd
Danville, CA 94526
925-389-2044
info@dayspringpreschool.org
www.dayspringpreschool.org

Danville Congregational Church
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with us on Sunday morning at 9:30 AM.
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