Guide to South Bay Preschools

Guide to South Bay Preschools

There’s no denying that an early education can be a great way to jumpstart your child’s development, but with so many choices in the South Bay area,  picking a great preschool can be challenging. Everyone wants the best support for their children, but different schools will fit the different needs of all kinds of families. Does your child learn best through teacher guided activities or are you aiming for a preschool that focuses more on building life skills through play? Are you looking for a Montessori preschool? You might be looking for a school where you can participate in a tight knit educator-parent relationship or a curriculum that sets the foundation for your preschooler’s trust in educators as a whole. Maybe you want a school that aligns with your religious beliefs or perhaps your child has more advanced needs than some schools are equipped to provide?   

Balancing all these factors when picking the perfect South Bay school for your little one sometimes feels like an overwhelming task. To make things a little easier for all the moms and dads out there, we’ve broken down  a list of all the preschools that we’ve seen recommended in our South Bay Mommies and Daddies group on Facebook over the years. Please keep in mind that the following lists are purely to make your research easier. We do not endorse any of these schools and are simply providing you with easy to use compilations of contact information. It’s important to check out any school you might be considering over the phone and in person whenever possible. Here’s a handy Checklist to Choosing a Preschool for Your Child to get you started.

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El Segundo Preschools

Beach Babies
2161 E Grand Ave, El Segundo, CA 90245
Phone: (310) 322-8900
https://www.beachbabies.com/

Beach Babies
2270 E El Segundo Blvd, El Segundo, CA 90245
(310) 322-8902
https://www.beachbabies.com/

St Michael’s Children’s Center
361 Richmond St, El Segundo, CA 90245
(310) 322-7522
www.stmichaelschildrenscenter.com

Eagles’ Nest Preschool
641 Sheldon St, El Segundo, CA 90245
(310) 615-2650 ext. 209
https://eaglesnestpreschool.weebly.com/

El Segundo Pre-School
301 W Grand Ave, El Segundo, CA 90245
(310) 322-0807

Beach Cities Montessori  
2233 E. El Segundo Blvd.  El Segundo, CA 90245
(424) 360-0166
https://beachcitiesmontessori.com

St Anthony’s Preschool
205 Lomita St, El Segundo, CA 90245
(310) 322-4218 ext. 329
http://stanthonyes.com/education/saint-anthony-preschool/

Manhattan Beach Preschools

Manhattan Beach Preschool
1431 15th St, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266
(310) 546-7655
https://mbp.mbusd.org/

South Bay Family Tree
1600 Pacific Ave. #50 Manhattan Beach, CA 90266
(310)  376 6211
http://www.southbayfamilytree.org/

CHALK Preschool Manhattan Beach
2926, 1114 22nd St, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266
(310) 546-1700
www.chalkpreschools.com/

Journey of Faith Church
1243 Artesia Blvd, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266
(310) 372-4641
www.journeyoffaith.com/ 

Creative Kids Preschool
1203 N Sepulveda Blvd, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266
 (310) 546-6540
www.creativekidsmanhattanbeach.com/

Der Kinder Garden Preschools
1843 10th St, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266
(310) 318-3838
www.derkindergardenps.com/

del Sol School
1700 Manhattan Beach Blvd, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266
(310) 376-1223
https://sites.google.com/delsolschool.org/delsol/home

Circle of Love
1100 N Poinsettia Ave, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266
(310) 545-5653
https://www.circleoflovemb.org/

Manhattan Academy
1740 Manhattan Beach Blvd, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266
(310) 374-1804
www.manhattanacademy.com/

Trinity Lutheran Preschool
1340 11th St, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266
(310) 379-7413
www.besidethesea.org/preschool/trinity-lutheran-church-preschool

Beach Babies 
1775 Artesia Blvd, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266
(310) 376-9533
www.beachbabies.com/

Beach Babies
540 Rosecrans Ave, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266
(310) 546-4622
www.beachbabies.com/

Shalem Early Childhood Learning Community
1829 N Sepulveda Blvd, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266
(914) 224-5882
www.shalempreschool.org/

Hermosa Beach Preschools

O K Corral Child Care Center
739 Longfellow Ave, Hermosa Beach, CA 90254
(310) 376-7088
okcorralpreschool.com/

Ocean View Academy
1063 Aviation Blvd, Hermosa Beach, CA 90254
 (310) 372-3399
www.oceanviewacademy.com/

Redondo Beach Preschools

Lincoln Childrens Center
2223 Plant Ave, Redondo Beach, CA 90278
(310) 798-8647
https://www.rbusd.org/

Alta Vista Child Development Center
815 Knob Hill Ave, Redondo Beach, CA 90277
(310) 316-6956
https://www.rbusd.org/

Tulita Child Development Center
1520 S Prospect Ave, Redondo Beach, CA 90277
(310) 798-8648
www.rbusd.org/

Growing Garden Preschool
2108 Vail Ave, Redondo Beach, CA 90278
(310) 214-4999
www.growinggardenpreschool.com/

Sand Tot’s Nursery School
2227 Artesia Blvd, Redondo Beach, CA 90278
(310) 370-4300
http://www.sandtots.com/

The Village Children’s Center at Riviera United Methodist Church
375 Palos Verdes Blvd, Redondo Beach, CA 90277
(424) 452-6066
www.thevillagerivieraumc.com/

Beach Cities Child Development Center.
Franklin Campus: 850 Inglewood Avenue Redondo Beach, CA 90278
Prospect Campus: 514 N. Prospect Ave, Redondo Beach CA, 90277
(310) 370-4966
www.beachcitiescdc.com/

Leap and Bound Academy Preschool – Redondo Beach
601 Pacific Coast Hwy, Redondo Beach, CA 90277
(310) 543-7650
leapandbound.net/

St James Catholic Preschool
126 Pacific Coast Hwy, Redondo Beach, CA 90277
(310) 376-5550
www.saintjames.church/preschool/

Tuvia School of Temple Menorah
1101 Camino Real
Redondo Beach, CA. 90277
(310) 316-8997
www.TuviaSchool.org

My Escuelita
1603 Aviation Blvd, Redondo Beach, CA 90278
(310) 227-9422
www.myescuelita.com/

Valor Christian Academy
525 Earle Ln, Redondo Beach, CA 90278
(310) 798-5181
valorchristianacademy.org/

Peninsula Montessori School
907 Knob Hill Ave, Redondo Beach, CA 90277
(310) 540-9742
www.pvpms.com/

Riviera Hall Lutheran School
330 Palos Verdes Blvd, Redondo Beach, CA 90277
(310) 375-5528
www.rivierahall.org/

Torrance Preschools

La Primera North Preschool
22902 Ocean Ave, Torrance, CA 90505
(310) 373-2229
www.laprimerapreschool.com/

Southwood Preschool
22422 Palos Verdes Blvd, Torrance, CA 90505
(310) 540-9084
southwoodpreschool.com/

Tutor Time of Torrance
2850 Sepulveda Blvd, Torrance, CA 90505
(310) 539-4890
www.tutortime.com/

Noah’s Ark Preschool & Extended Program
17661 Yukon Ave, Torrance, CA 90504
(310) 327-3083
https://sbcog.org/noahs-ark/

Torrance Tykes Preschool
17800 Van Ness Ave, Torrance, CA 90504
(310) 972-6490
https://www.tusd.org/schools/tykes

Leap & Bound Academy Preschool – Torrance
22410 Palos Verdes Blvd, Torrance, CA 90505
(310) 543-7650
https://leapandbound.net/

Leap & Bound Academy Preschool – Torrance – Walteria
23805 Hawthorne Blvd, Torrance, CA 90505
(310) 543-7650
https://leapandbound.net/

First Lutheran School
2900 W Carson St, Torrance, CA 90503
(310) 320-9920
https://www.flchurch.org/

The Children’s Place Montessori School
1215 Crenshaw Blvd, Torrance, CA 90501
(310) 328-6313
http://www.childrensplaceschool.com/

Michelle’s Montessori
3823 187th St, Torrance, CA 90504
(310) 225-6705
https://www.michellesmontessori.com/

Playhouse Preschool Kindergarten
18213 Prairie Ave, Torrance, CA 90504
(310) 371-1231
http://www.playhousepreschoolkindergarten.com/

Palos Verdes Preschools

Portuguese Bend Nursery School
Beach School Trail, Rancho Palos Verdes, CA 90275
(310) 377-4788
http://pbns.org/

Rolling Hills Covenant Church Preschool
2222 Palos Verdes Drive North Rolling Hills, Palos Verdes Estates, CA 90274
(310) 519-9406
https://www.rollinghillscovenant.com/preschool

Town and Country Nursery School
2200 Via Rosa, Palos Verdes Estates, CA 90274
(310) 375-2829
https://www.townandcountrynurseryschool.com/

The David Preschool
5721 Crestridge Rd, Rancho Palos Verdes, CA 90275
(310) 544-7725
https://www.thedavidpreschool.com/

Palos Verdes Montessori Academy
28451 Indian Peak Rd, Palos Verdes Peninsula, CA 90274
(310) 541-2405
http://www.palosverdesmontessori.com/

Discovery World Early Education Center
Located in: Promenade On The Peninsula
550 Deep Valley Dr #217, Rolling Hills Estates, CA 90274
(310) 265-6650
https://www.discoveryworldschools.com/

Peninsula Montessori School
Located in: Golden Cove Center
31100 Hawthorne Blvd, Rancho Palos Verdes, CA 90275
(310) 544-3099
https://www.pvpms.com/

Rolling Hills Estates Preschools

New Horizons Child Development Center
26945 Rolling Hills Rd, Rolling Hills Estates, CA 90274
(310) 377-4349
https://www.canewhorizons.com/

Rolling Hills United Methodist Church Preschool
26438 Crenshaw Blvd, Rolling Hills Estates, CA 90274
(310) 377-6771
https://rhumc.org/preschool/

Rolling Hills Covenant Church
2222 Palos Verdes Drive North Rolling Hls, Palos Verdes Estates, CA 90274
(310) 519-9406
https://www.rollinghillscovenant.com/preschool

Lomita Preschools 

Brighter Beginnings Learning
2332 Lomita Blvd, Lomita, CA 90717
(310) 326-7526
http://www.brighterbeginningspreschool.net/

LePort Montessori Lomita
2342 Pacific Coast Hwy, Lomita, CA 90717
(310) 341-7488
https://www.leportschools.com/los-angeles/lomita/

The Learning Tree Preschool
2157 245th St, Lomita, CA 90717
(310) 539-3991
http://www.learningtreelomita.com/

Future Stars Lomita
2320 Pacific Coast Highway, Lomita CA 90717
(310) 530-0256
https://futurestarspreschool.com/lomita/ 

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Guide to South Bay Preschools

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