Kirkham Child Care Center at Parnassus
Licensed for 91 children.
Ages served: 24 months to 5 years
Open since 2010 and operated by Bright Horizons Family Solutions, the Kirkham Child Development Center is conveniently located at the south end of UC San Francisco’s Parnassus Campus at 4th and Kirkham Streets in San Francisco.
Full day, two, three or five day a week preschool and Kindergarten prep program schedules are available to parents, providing age-appropriate multi-disciplinary environments that promote individual skill-building and socialization, while nurturing a lifetime love for learning. For more information about curriculum and staff at this location, visit Bright Horizons.
For younger children, the Marilyn Reed Lucia Child Care Study Center at Parnassus serves infants and toddlers from 3 months-24 months. Children in this program transition to the Kirkham Child Development Center on Parnassus when developmentally appropriate and space becomes available.
10 Kirkham Street
San Francisco, CA 94143-0926
Click here for a Parnassus map.
7:00 am-6:00 pm, Monday-Friday
Mickey Alvarado, Director
Nancy Trinh, Assistant Director
Nathalie Larsen, Executive Director, UCSF Child Care Centers
Jill Cohn, UCSF Priority Access and Enrollment Liaison
2017/18 Rates & Policies (Effective September 1, 2017)
*Community rates apply when an enrolled family’s UCSF affiliation concludes.
Contact the Site Director to inquire about community rates.
Community Enrollment: If you live in the immediate neighborhood surrounding Kirkham Street (including Kirkham Heights), 6th Avenue, Parnassus Avenue and 4th Avenue, and are interested in joining the Kirkham Center wait list, please contact the Site Director to learn about limited enrollment for non-UCSF affiliate neighbors.