Children’s Services Licensed Center Based Care
Everyday countless parents are kept out of the workforce by a lack of affordable, reliable and quality childcare. Our four centers shine as a beacon of hope to parents by offering a nurturing and educational environment for their children. All programs offer developmentally appropriate curricula, designed to stimulate, nurture and develop healthy minds and bodies. Children move on to kindergarten eager and school ready.

Davis Street operates four childcare centers in San Leandro, caring for 350 children daily, from age 2 years 9 months through fifth grade. Three of the Davis Street Centers are located at public elementary school sites.

Our Centers at 1190 and Jefferson offer subsidized slots, and we accept preschool applications year-round. Our Subsidized Child Care application is below. You can either mail, fax, or bring your application to our agency’s front desk at 3081 Teagarden Street. 

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Davis Street Child Center at Lakeside Apartments (Springlake Drive, San Leandro)
Site Supervisor: Shabriese Davis
510-357-5756
3000 Waterfall Way
San Leandro, CA 94577
License Number: 013422001

The 1190 Site is the original licensed childcare center, opened and operated continuously by Davis Streetsince 1972. Originally licensed to care for 24 children, site development enables us to increase the licensing capacity to 60 children, ages 2.9 to kinder entry. This center has limited private pay slots available. We are taking applications year-round for subsidized preschool. Please see application below.

We serve a nutritional hot breakfast and lunch daily in addition to two snacks. This center is located on our Church propriety and has a rich history, mature landscaping and a home like environment. This site is especially attractive with newly renovated buildings and a full vegetable garden designed to foster healthy development for all children. Staff is trained to deliver the high scope curriculum in a culturally and linguistically manner.

We offer subsidized and non-subsidized slots-year round. 1190 Davis Street is currently enrolling both subsidized and non-subsidized full time and part-time preschoolers. Private Pay Full Time- 5 Days $725 monthly Part-Time 5 half days $462 monthly.

Our commitment to the child extends to the family and to that end, we engage the parent(s) and caregivers, offering a variety of supportive service, both at the center and also at our Teagarden office, located less than one mile away. This support includes: food, clothing, job training/placement, mental health, free medical care, educational/nutritional workshops and a holiday basket program.

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1190 Davis Street Child Development Center
Site Supervisor: Nikki Cleveland
510-635-KIDS (5437)
Ncleveland@davisstreet.org
1190 Davis Street
San Leandro, CA 94577
License Number: 010214436

The Pre-K and After School Enrichment Program is located at Jefferson Elementary School in San Leandro, between the High School and Bayfair Mall. The center is licensed to care for 86 children, ages 2.9 to 12 years of age. This center has limited private pay slots available. We are taking applications year-round for subsidized childcare. Please see application below.

We pride ourselves on delivering quality enrichment activities that includes: Homework and Book Club. Recognizing that each child is unique, we strive to provide our services in a culturally and linguistically sensitive manner. From our specialized staff to our superior staff to child ratio, Jefferson offers quality care.  Preschool age children receive a nutritional hot breakfast and lunch.

Our commitment to the child extends to the family and to that end, we engage the parent(s) and caregivers, offering a variety of supportive service, both at the center and also at our Family Resource Center, located less than one mile away. This support includes: food, clothing, job training/placement, mental health, free medical care, educational/nutritional workshops and a holiday basket program.

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Child Development Center at Jefferson Elementary
Site Supervisor: Christina Cienega
510-483-3637
ccienega@davisstreet.org
14300 Bancroft Avenue
San Leandro, CA 94577
License Number: 013412358 and 013412359

The Pre-K and Before and After School Enrichment Program is located at Garfield Elementary School in West San Leandro, near the Marina. The center is licensed to care for 64 children, ages 2.9 to 12 years of age. This center is private-pay only.

We pride ourselves on delivering quality enrichment activities that includes: Homework and Book Club. Recognizing that each child is unique, we strive to provide our services in a culturally and linguistically sensitive manner. From our specialized staff to our superior staff to child ratio, Garfield offers quality at below market rate cost. Our Vision is to provide children with a well-rounded environment that will nurture them and provide a strong foundation for their growth and development. Our goals include:

• Providing a safe and caring childcare environment
• Hiring qualified, early childhood educated and involved staff
• Age appropriate program activities and services
• Activities for social, emotional, cognitive, and physical development
• Multicultural awareness and sensitivity
• Choices in learning and creative play opportunities
• Parent education and involvement
• Health and social service support and referrals

Our commitment to the child extends to the family and to that end, we engage the parent(s) and caregivers, offering a variety of supportive service, both at the center and also at our Family Resource Center, located less than one mile away. This support includes: food, clothing, job training/placement, mental health, free medical care, educational/nutritional workshops and a holiday basket program.

Child Development Center at Garfield Elementary
Site Supervisor: Abby Hunter
ahunter@davisstreet.org
510-567-0322
13050 Aurora Drive
San Leandro, CA 94577
License Number: 010216194 and 013419489


The Before and After School Enrichment Program is located at Roosevelt Elementary School in San Leandro, near Highway 580. The center is licensed to care for 150 children, kindergarten to 12 years of age. This center private pay only.

We pride ourselves on delivering quality enrichment activities that includes: Homework and Book Club. Recognizing that each child is unique, we strive to provide our services in a culturally and linguistically sensitive manner. From our specialized staff to our superior staff to child ratio, Roosevelt offers quality care.

Our commitment to the child extends to the family and to that end, we engage the parents and caregivers, offering a variety of supportive service, both at the center and also at our Family Resource Center, located less than one mile away. This support includes: food, clothing, job training/placement, mental health, free medical care, educational/nutritional workshops and a holiday basket program.

Child Development Center at Roosevelt Elementary
Site Supervisor: Brian Wagenseller
510-777-9317
bwagenseller@davisstreet.org
951 Dowling Street
San Leandro, CA 94577
License Number: 013415253