About Us

Welcome to Golden Gate Learning Ceneter
  • Golden Gate Learning Center is a child care and preschool located in Berkeley, California. We’re conveniently located minutes from Interstate 80, and minutes from BART.

    Golden Gate Learning Center is a play-based childcare and preschool program, providing a safe and nurturing environment for every family we serve. 


    Monday – Friday
    7:30 am – 6:00 pm
    Weekends – Closed

    School Profile

    Golden Gate Learning Center provides care for children from 18 months to 5 years old.

    Year Round Programming

    We provide year round programs including enrichment programs in Spring, Summer, Fall and Winter. We currently maintain partnerships with Music Together and Soccer Shots.

    Faculty and Class Size

    We have 6 lead teachers for each classroom. All teachers and aides have attained the appropriate Early Childhood Education units and professional training. All staff and administrators are fingerprinted and required to pass an FBI background check and live scan screening through the U.S. Department of Justice.

    Our commitment to each child’s learning keeps our class sizes between 7 – 15 students, with larger class sizes having a lead teacher and an aide.


    Golden Gate Learning Center has four spacious classrooms including a multi-purpose room used indoor gym activities, music enrichment, napping and lunchtime areas. We also have an enclosed Lanai we use for rainy and cold days to ensure that students still get fresh air, and outdoor play.

  • Why Golden Gate Learning Center?

    Thank you for your interest in The Golden Gate Learning Center! I commend you for taking the time to search for the right educational program for your child; this can be a daunting process and we look forward to easing your mind and help you and your little one transition through this journey.

    We understand the importance of finding the right preschool for your child; while there are several options to choose from, we hope our commitment a safe, nurturing and stimulating environment stands above the rest.  We believe in child-led practices, as well as learning through play based curriculum and using developmentally appropriate practices to foster individualized learning experiences, and high engagement.  We believe in building each child’s confidence, self-esteem, and a life long love of learning.

    At Golden Gate, we believe that each child is an individual and respect their levels of growth. In addition to our curriculum, we incorporate enrichment programs such as music, art, and movement for our toddlers and preschool age students to enjoy. Under the supervision of our spectacular teachers, aides and administrators our students thrive.

    We are delighted with your interest in Golden Gate Learning Center and hope to welcome your family to our community.

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  • Educational Philosophy & Curriculum

    At Golden Gate Learning Center, we provide a safe, nurturing and stimulating environment where children can interact with a variety of materials and ideas and blossom. Through play, our students begin to master fundamental skills and concepts needed for later school experiences and lifelong learning.

  • Our Team

    Our phenomenal staff are our greatest asset. Ensuring that our programs provides a safe and nurturing environment starts with hiring the best team. Meet the Golden Gate Learning Center team.