UCSF at Kirkham Child Development Center

Chona R. Daycare Early Education & Preschool That's More than Daycare UCSF at Kirkham Child Development Center, San Francisco, CA

Early Education & Preschool That's More than Daycare

Welcome to our center! Our “Preschool for All” site is unique to the area and offers an inspiring learning environment for every age and stage. Your child can cozy up with a good book and develop literacy skills in our reading nook, and our library gives your child the chance to check out and bring his or her favorite books home. Our World at Their Fingertips curriculum introduces art, science, reading, and math concepts, motivates skill development, and helps your child discover his or her passions. Plus, the outdoor garden gives your child the chance to explore nature. Come take a tour and meet our team!

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Chona Roberto-Cheng - Center Director

Global Health Safety

Health, Safety, and Wellness at Our Center

Your child’s safety and wellness is our top priority. We continue to monitor state and local public health guidelines, look to our medical expert, and use our considerable experience to guide our health and safety practices. Our centers take important steps to ensure the very best for every child, and the Health and Wellness portion of our World at Their Fingertips® curriculum incorporates lessons about these essential topics into every classroom, every day.

Family fun activities| Fun movement games| Exercise for kids| Bright Horizons

Our Community

Our families come from nearby communities, creating a close-knit environment and strong parent partnerships. Whether we’re close to home or near the office, our center is ideal for busy working families and easy to get to – for pick-up and drop-off or to stop in for a visit.


Meet Our Center Team