LOCATION

790 Folsom St. San Francisco, CA, 94107

At Yerba Buena Gardens, the heart of San Francisco's downtown cultural district.

WhaT IS AT This LOCATION?

  • Yerba Buena Gardens Child Development Center
  • SOMACC Administration Offices
  • SOMA Family Resource Center (FRC)

DAYS & HOURS OF OPERATION

YBG CDC

Monday–Friday, 7:30am - 6:00pm

ADMINISTRATION OFFICES

Monday–Friday, 7:30am - 6:00pm

SOMA FRC

Monday–Friday, 8:00am–5:00pm, plus evenings and weekends by appointment

 
 

 

Early Care & Education Programs

INFANT PROGRAM

Ages: 3 to 18 months
Ratio: 1:3 (plus an anchor teacher)
Classroom: 1
Class Name: Caterpillar
Maximum Capacity: 9 infants

Continuity of Care: 
primary teacher moves with the group
to the Toddler Program

TODDLER PROGRAM

Ages: 18 months to 2.5 years
Ratio: 1:4 (plus an anchor teacher)
Classroom: 1
Class Name: Ladybug
Maximum Capacity: 12-13 toddlers

PRESCHOOL PROGRAM

Ages: 2.5 to 5 years
Ratio: 3:16 (ratio includes an anchor teacher)
Classrooms: 4
Classroom Names: Bumblebee. Butterfly, Cricket, Dragonfly
Maximum Capacity: 16-17 preschoolers per classroom

* All incoming preschoolers MUST be fully potty-trained. 

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Environment

Our learning environments are tailored to help young children develop critical skills needed to enter elementary school and reach their full potential.

Our classrooms are welcoming, intimate environments furnished with an abundance of carefully selected age-appropriate materials and equipment.  The preschool classrooms have adjacent balconies/gardens which are incorporated into the curriculum.  Our outdoor play areas are spacious and furnished with high quality age-appropriate play equipment. 

The Yerba Buena Gardens neighborhood is also a place for learning and exploration for us.