LA Unified needs to keep Palisades Preschool open to better care for children in the Los Angeles school district
STATE BUDGET CUTS Over 100 preschools could be closed Loss of Jobs Children’s education is at risk
High Quality Learning Provide building Promotes social and blocks for future emotional achievement. development A structured Children learn to environment share, play with others, listen to teachers.
Mission- To serve the community by offering a preschool experience for children and families that celebrates diversity, creativity and kindness. Offer one hundred different language focus groups. Focus on all areas of development Voted one of the best California Preschools by parents.
Resources/ Supporters To make quality preschool available to every 4 year old in California. The program assists children in becoming personally, socially, an d physically competent, effective learners, and ready to transition into kindergarten
Attain more More likely to drop education out of high school Higher incomes More likely to have More likely to have criminal records health care More likely to have alcohol/drug related problems Children that DO NOT attend Children That DOAttend Preschool Preschool
Minimize the days and hours offered by preschools instead of closing completely. If parents and teachers would like more hours or days then become a non profit organization.
Research shows that a child’s brain develops most dramatically in the early years of life. Some things should not be cut or taken out of a budget, especially our education.
An important part of our state’s effort tonurture and protect our most preciousresource – our children Kris Perry