His Growing Grove Preschool and Child Care Center is First Presbyterian Church of Hayward’s non-profit ministry providing full time preschool and all-day care and education for children infancy through the year before kindergarten. The purpose of His Growing Grove is to partner with parents in nurturing and instructing the whole child in a secure environment centered on the love and teachings of Jesus Christ. Our goal is to meet the developmental needs of and enhance the sense of self worth in every child. We strive to be a family strengthening service providing for the needs of the children as well as their families. His Growing Grove offers low child to teacher ratios, professional Christian staff and developmentally appropriate activities, all recognized indicators of high quality early childhood programs.

Excellent Care

You will find His Growing Grove is competitively priced with similar preschools and child care facilities. Please keep in mind tuition includes all meals. Our additional value comes from

  • Low teacher/student ratios
  • High security features
  • USDA accredited nutrition program – breakfast, lunch and snacks (not served during COVID-19)
  • Strong Christian values
  • Large, clean, well-designed, and well-maintained facilities

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At this time, we are unable to provide in-person tours due to COVID-19 procedures. We invite you to check out our Facebook page for photos of what we’re up to!

Let us know if you’d like to know more or have questions that were not answered on our site. Our staff can fill you in on our center’s policies, procedures and philosophy. We hope you’ll choose us to partner together in getting your child ready for ‘big kid’ school.

Use this contact form. Staff will respond to your message within 2 business days.

We hope you choose to become a part of the His Growing Grove Family.

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