AM & PM Preschool

We focus on the active involvement of parents in our program, both through our elected parent Board of Directors and parent classroom participation.

Our exciting and creative curriculum is child-directed, hands-on, developmentally challenging, and fun.

Preschool Session Details

  • AM Session: 9 am – 12 pm
  • PM Session: 1 pm – 4 pm
  • We accept children as young as 2.5 years old.
  • Children are not required to be potty trained.
  • Playmates Coop follows the calendar of the San Francisco Unified School District.
  • Lunch Bunch is available from 12 pm – 1 pm
  • Scholarships are available
  • Teaching & Non-Teaching positions are available
  • Separate summer program available


We offer full-time (5 days/week) and part-time (3 or 4 days/week) attendance. Our cooperative works by having parents participate in the teaching operation of the school one day per week; we have limited openings for non-teaching families.

Full day coverage, from 7:30 am to 6 pm, is available through our Extended Care services.