N2KIDZ Preschool & Child Care
For this month’s Shining Star the Consortium is featuring N2KIDZ Preschool and Child Care, a licensed family child care home (FCCH). This Quality Start Riverside County (QSRC) site has been serving Riverside County since 2005. The site has achieved and maintained its Tier 5 rating with QSRC since July 2015. The staff consists of 3 dedicated young ladies who are committed to a quality Early Care and Education environment for the children enrolled at the site. All staff are certified and trained in Healthy and Safety, Infant/Child and Adult CPR.
The FCCH provides services for children ages 6 weeks to 6 years old. N2KIDZ program has large inside space for the children with a main classroom that encompasses six different interest centers emphasizing Social/Dramatic Play, Science, Math, Music, and Literacy. Additionally, the outdoor space has been created to enhance learning experiences for the children by including both large motor skill activities and an outdoor classroom providing many of the same learning opportunities as the indoor space.
Furthermore, since November 2014, the N2KIDZ Preschool and Child Care has been recognized as a certified Nutrition and Physical Activity Self-Assessment for Child Care (NAP SACC) program. The FCCH is also an Asthma Friendly Program, as well as a Breastfeeding Friendly Child Care site.