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School Year At-A-Glance
UC United Church
NAEYC, National Association for the Education of Young Children, started
its program accreditation system in the early 1980ís to help families
find the best care for their young children and to provide the early
childhood education field with a credible means by which to identify
and meet standards of excellence.
UCUC Preschool first attained accreditation in 1996. The preschool has
maintained continuous accreditation since 1996. At this time, our preschool
is the only one in the 92122 area with accreditation.
In the mid 2000ís, accreditation standards were updated to enhance the
quality of the education and well-being of children. NAEYC developed
10 standards that are required for accreditation. These standards are:
relationships, curriculum, teaching (relating to instructional approach),
families, community relationships, physical environment and leader-
ship and management.
For more information on accreditation, please visit the NAEYC website