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Illume Pursuits WeeCare Daycare

Director: Peter Hernandez
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Ages 3 yrs - 6 yrs

Operating Days Mon - Fri

Teacher to Child Ratio 1:4

License Number 304311557

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CA license #304311557, background checked, curriculum-based, real-time parent updates

Program

Illume Pursuits WeeCare's mission is to build and nurture children by designing academic and social learning experiences that inspire faith, hope, and love. In a developmentally-appropriate way, our curricula prepare children for the 21st century focusing on foundational skills from reading to social, learning to code, and more. We also share the truths of the bible and encourage Christian character development in a loving environment.

The Basics

Hours: 07:00 AM - 06:00 PM
Schedule: Full Time
Snacks Provided: Yes (organic)
Meals Provided: No Meals
Potty Training Provided: No
Government Subsidy Accepted: Yes
Highlights: CPR and First Aid Certified, Teaching Certificate, Masters in Education

Teachers

Peter - Director

For over 27 years, I walked in covenant faith in ministry, marriage, and family. I had the privilege to believe and work with kindergartener children for over 23 years as a public school teacher. I have field-tested and established the creation of Symphony Reader and cMath, the most effective, innovative, and fun-filled learning programs that ensure academic success, confidence, and a love for learning. These programs are patented and exclusive to Illume Pursuits WeeCare. Peter administers academic education at Illume Pursuits while working as a credentialed public school teacher in Santa Ana. I have a bachelor's from NYU and a Masters from USC.

Fun Fact: Every year at my school, I love participating in retirement skits and playing Santa Claus.

Daniel - Teacher

In 2019, I earned my Masters Degree in Education from the University of Notre Dame. As part of my courses, I held full-time teaching responsibilities as a fourth-grade teacher in Tucson, Arizona, for two years. I am excited to lead the implementation of every course offered and to meet the individual needs of every student based on best practice.

Fun Fact: In my 8th-grade school play "King Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table," I played Merlin.

Chris - Teacher

In 2019, I completed my undergraduate courses at the University of Southern California and graduated with a degree in Business Administration. During all of my four years, I interned with CDW learning about the integration of technology in higher education. Here at Illume Pursuits WeeCare, I am excited to help integrate our Coding course on our iPads, oversee our management software, and manage our website. Additionally, I will be assisting with teaching all of our courses and supervise the students. I am also the lead designer of our Discipleship curriculum.

Fun Fact: When I was younger, I wanted to be an Archaeologist because of Indiana Jones.

Rachael - Instructional Assistant

In 2015, I graduated from the University of California, Santa Barabara, with a Bachelor's Degree in Psychology with a minor in Education and Applied Psychology with Honors. I also received an Associates Degrees with Honors in Psychology and Liberal Arts: Humanities, Social & Behavioral Sciences, and Math & Sciences. After graduation, I worked as a Respite Care Worker for children and young adults with special needs and mental disorders. I also worked as an Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) Therapist for children with special needs. At Illume Pursuits WeeCare, I am excited to be assisting with the instruction of the curricula, from planning lessons to helping and assessing students individually.

Fun Fact: In grade school, I played clarinet for 8 years for both the concert and marching bands.

Tuition

Weekly Tuition Packages

3 years to 6 years

3 days/week 7:00am-6:00pm: $173
4 days/week 7:00am-6:00pm: $207
5 days/week 7:00am-6:00pm: $230

One-time Fees

Deposit Amount: $25

Location

The Home

We have a curated environment for children to strive in their learning and imagination. Our home is cozy with plenty of room for children to explore. There is a huge backyard with lots of age-appropriate toys. Our daycare is a safe and beautiful place for your family to call home, and I am delighted to welcome you and your family.

The Neighborhood: Irvine

Our neighborhood resides in graceful WestPark neighborhood. Culverdale Elementary School is a few minutes away from us. We are waking distance from WestPark Village One Association Park and a few minutes from the San Diego Fwy.

Weekly tuition
$173 - $230

Contact Peter

WeeCare verified provider

CA license #304311557, background checked, curriculum-based, real-time parent updates
Illume Pursuits WeeCare
Irvine, CA 92614