Frequently asked questions are provided for families to learn more about BCCDC and its curriculum. If you have any other questions, fill out the
form on the Contact Us page or call us at 310.370.4966.
What are the enrollment requirements? Our program is operated on a non-discriminatory basis according to equal
treatment and access to services without regard to race, color, national
origin, religion, sex or disability status. Children must be in good health.
What are the qualifications of the teaching staff? The members of our teaching staff are adults who enjoy and understand how children learn and grow. All our teachers have at least an equivalent of an AA degree from an accredited institution of higher learning and are experienced educators of young children. Staff training is an on-going process. Our teaching staff is required to attend various in-service training, workshops and conferences throughout the year. Each member of our staff is CPR and First Aid certified..
What are typical Teacher/Child Ratio?
18 months - 2 years: 1:6*
2 years - 3 years: 1:9
Preschool Rooms: 1:11
*18 months to 2 years only at Franklin Campus
Are parents required to volunteer at the Center? Parent participation is an important component of our school's program.
Many opportunities are available for parents to be involved in their child's
school life. Parents may volunteer their time in various different capacities.
What are the observed holidays?
3 staff development days (Center will post 30-day notice)
Thanksgiving Day and
New Years Day
Beach Cities Child Development Center•Main: 310.370.4966 Franklin Campus: 850 Inglewood Avenue Redondo Beach, CA 90278 •Prospect Campus: 514 N. Prospect Ave, Redondo Beach CA, 90277