CHLD 130 Science & Math for young children

The following organization are approved for Service Learning CHLD 130, and all Public Schools (Grades: Kindergarten) within the County Office of Education.

Agua Hedionda Lagoon Foundation

Website:http://lagoon.aguahedionda.org
Contact Person: Jessica Salgado (jessica@augahedionda.org)
Contact Phone: (760) 804-1969
Address: 1580 Cannon Road Carlsbad CA 92008
Volunteer Needs: The Foundation serves as an advocate for the Lagoon and strives to preserve its natural healthy ecosystem and habitat including wildlife and marine life, while at the same time balancing the need for public access, trails and recreational opportunities. Volunteers needed 9am-1pm Monday-Friday, 2pm-5pm Tuesday-Friday, and 12pm-4pm Saturday and Sunday. Volunteers will maintain the trails, Discover Center maintenance. Assist in the Critter Care, and school program. Filing, data entry, customer service, gift shop upkeep and event planning.

Before and After School Enrichment (BASE Programs)

Website:http://baseprograms.com
Contact Person: Corie Slali (cslali@baseprograms.com)
Contact Phone: (760) 859-6005
Address: PO Box 2657 Oceanside CA 92051
Volunteer Needs: Volunteers needed Monday - Friday 2:00pm - 6:00pm (Wed. 12:30 - 6:00). No specific requirements for volunteers. No fingerprints or background checks required.

Bethlehem Community Early Childhood Center

Website:http://www.blcenc.org
Contact Person: Gail Winterbourne (bcpresch@blcenc.org)
Contact Phone: (760) 753-2471
Address: 925 Balour Drive Encinitas CA 92024
Volunteer Needs: Assist teacher in classroom with child development activities. *TB test is required, background check and fingerprinting if volunteering more than 10 hours per week.

Buena Vista Pre-Kindergarten Program

Website:http://buenavista.schoolloop.com/
Contact Person: Debbie Basom (dbasom@carlsbadusd.net)
Contact Phone: (760) 331-5073
Address: 1330 Buena Vista Way Carlsbad CA 92008
Volunteer Needs: Assist in special needs preschool class. Monday-Thursday 8:00-11:00 and 12:00-3:00. Opportunity to work with speech therapist, adaptive PE teacher, and OT. *TB test required

Center for Community Solutions

Website:http://www.ccssd.org
Contact Person: Corinne Sylvestre (csylvestre@ccssd.org)
Contact Phone: (858) 272-5777 ext. 145
Address: 240 S. Hickory Suite 110 Escondido CA 92025
Volunteer Needs: Leaders of Children's Activities needed at North County Domestic Violence Emergency Shelter, Hidden Valley House. Residential Assistants/Hotline volunteers (shelter intake, support to residents, needs assessments, crisis intervention, information, referrals) are also needed in North County. Residential Assistants/Hotline volunteers must complete 60 hour training and commit to 6-12 months. References, clear background check and negative results for TB are needed.

Children's Atelier Center

Website:http://www.qcsteam.com/sandiego.php
Contact Person: Doris Roldan or Brisa Diaz (childrensatelier@gmail.com)
Contact Phone: (760) 942-3240
Address: 1508 Windson Road Cardiff CA 92007
Volunteer Needs: Plan and implement appropriate age activities for children. Introduce vocabulary words and engage in conversations with children. Music and movement activities, songs and games. Work with teachers and make materials for children. Fifteen hour week commitment required, TB test required for students volunteering 15+ hours. Monday-Friday 8:00-4:30.

City of Vista

Website:http://www.cityofvista.com/departments/parks/adobe.cfm
Contact Person: Rob Anderson (randerson@cityofvista.com)
Contact Phone: (760) 726-1340 x1576
Address: 200 Civic Center Dr. Vista CA 92084
Volunteer Needs: Assistance is needed in the following areas: pre-school programs, marketing, special event assistant, sports programs, sports management, coaching, elementary aged educational programs, program development, gift shop service, research genealogies, and more.

Del Mar Heights Elementary School

Website:http://www.dmusd.org/
Contact Person: Tracy Polivka (tpolivka@dmusd.org)
Contact Phone: (858) 755-9367 x3323
Address: 13555 Boquita Dr. Del Mar CA 92014
Volunteer Needs: Tutoring, classroom assistance, physical education activities, help with school garden and many more activities. Minimum of one hour per week. *TB test required Contact Tracy Polivka by email for more information.

Del Rio Elementary - Preschool Program

Website:http://delrio.oside.us/
Contact Person: Janis Jones (Janis.Jones@oside.k12.ca.us)
Contact Phone: (760) 901-7300
Address: 5207 E. Parker Oceanside CA 92057
Volunteer Needs: Assist in preschool program.

First Presbyterian Preschool

Website:http://www.fpcoceanside.org
Contact Person: Julie Faumuina (jfaumuina@fpcoceanside.org)
Contact Phone: (760) 757-5120
Address: 2001 El Camino Real Oceanside CA 92054
Volunteer Needs: Volunteering in a preschool classroom under the direct supervision of teachers.*TB clearance required. Hours are Monday-Friday 7:00-5:30.

Foussat Elementary School

Website:http://foussat.oside.us/
Contact Person: Linda Adelman (linda.adelman@oside.k12.ca.us)
Contact Phone: (760) 721-2200
Address: 3800 Pala Road Oceanside CA 92058
Volunteer Needs: Foussat is a large school and there will be opportunities to volunteer in grades kindergarten through 5th grade. Volunteers can assist the classroom teacher in a variety of activities; this could include language arts, physical education, math, science or social studies.

Garrison Elementary School

Website:http://garrison.oside.us/
Contact Person: Martina Boeck (martina.boeck@oside.us)
Contact Phone: (760) 901-7600
Address: 333 Garrison St. Oceanside CA 92054
Volunteer Needs: Garrison Elementary is a school for the Visual and Performing Arts. Volunteers are needed to assist teachers with classroom activities for kids in preschool-5th grade.

Garrison State Preschool

Website:http://garrison.oside.us/
Contact Person: Nellie Maya and Kathleen Kimsey (nellie.maya@oside.k12.ca.us; kathleen.kimsey@oside.k12.ca.us)
Contact Phone:
Address: 333 Garrison Street Oceanside CA 92054
Volunteer Needs: State funded program that requires an 8-1 ratio, this preschool is located at Garrison Elementary School in Oceanside. Volunteers are needed to assist teacher in a preschool environment. A current T.B. clearance is required. A.M class is from 8:30-11:30 and P.M. class is from 12:30 -3:30 (Wed. 12:15 - 3:15).

Ivey Ranch Elementary School

Website:http://www.ivey.oside.us/
Contact Person: Stephanie LoCascio (stephanie.locascio@oside.us)
Contact Phone: (760) 967-9720
Address: 4275 Via Rancho Rd Oceanside CA 92057
Volunteer Needs: Volunteers will work assisting classroom teacher with individuals or a small groups of students in a classroom setting. Help students succeed in reading or math activities. Easy, enjoyable, meaningful work, great experience for aspiring teachers. TB test is required.

La Costa Heights Elementary School

Website:http://www.eusd.k12.ca.us
Contact Person: Lillian Volkening (lil.volkening@eusd.net)
Contact Phone: (760) 944-4375
Address: 3035 Levante ST Carlsbad CA 92009
Volunteer Needs: Projects include: kinder play time at recess, small group reading activities, 6th grade leadership team. Call to schedule, sign in and wear visitors badge.

Lake Elementary

Website:None Listed
Contact Person: Alison Owen (alisonowen@vistausd.org)
Contact Phone: (760) 945-5300 x 4870
Address: 4950 Lake Blvd. Oceanside CA 92056
Volunteer Needs: Tutors needed for after-school "Homework Club" for students in our ELD program. No preparation necessary. A group of 10 or more students required to volunteer with this program. Grades 1-5. Reading, writing, spelling and math. Volunteer days: Wednesdays and Thursdays (1:45-3:00). May volunteer one or both days. Spanish not necessary. Session 1 Sept. 25- Oct.31. Session 2 Dec. 4-12 &Jan 8-30. Session 3 Feb. 10-March 20. Session 4 April 9-May 15. Must commit to an entire session for one or both days per week.

Laurel Elementary - Preschool Program

Website:http://www.laurel.oside.us/
Contact Person: Alexander Duarte (alexander.duarte@oside.k12.ca.us)
Contact Phone: (760) 966-4200
Address: 1410 Laurel St. Oceanside CA 92058
Volunteer Needs: Assist in preschool program.

Libby Elementary - Preschool Program

Website:http://www.libby.oside.us/
Contact Person: Liliana Gonzalez (liliana.gonzalez@oside.us)
Contact Phone: (760) 901-7000
Address: 423 W. Redondo Dr. Oceanside CA 92057
Volunteer Needs: This preschool is located at Libby Elementary School in Oceanside. Volunteers are needed to assist teacher in a preschool environment. A current T.B. clearance is required. A.M class is from 8:15-11:15 and P.M. Class is from 12:30 -3:30.

MAAC Project Head Start Carlsbad

Website:http://www.maacproject.org/main/impact/child-development/headstart/
Contact Person: Tracey Astorga (tastorga@maacproject.org)
Contact Phone: (760) 720-4378
Address: 3368 Eureka Place Carlsbad CA 92008
Volunteer Needs: Assist in a child development environment with 3-5 year olds, help is needed in the classroom, office, sorting community donations, and custodial help. Willing to work with students of different disciplines/majors to create projects that meet student needs. TB clearance is preferred. Must complete a volunteer packet. Hours are Monday-Thursday 7:00-5:00, and some Fridays.

MAAC Project Head Start Oceanside II

Website:http://www.maacproject.org/main/impact/child-development/headstart/
Contact Person: Pamela Peyton (ppeyton@maacproject.org)
Contact Phone: (760) 941-7616
Address: 2322 Catalina Cr. Oceanside CA 92057
Volunteer Needs: Assist lead teacher, co-teacher and director to implement the curriculum through educational play and age appropriate interaction with children ages 3-5. Monday-Friday 7:30-5:00. *After 16 volunteer hours, TB test is required.

MAAC Project Head Start Vista 1

Website:http://www.maacproject.org/main/impact/child-development/headstart/
Contact Person: Jane Fabrigas (jfabrigas@maacproject.org)
Contact Phone: (760) 726-4272
Address: 739 Olive Avenue Vista CA 92083
Volunteer Needs: Assist Lead Teacher, Co-teacher and Director to implement the curriculum through educational play and age appropriate interaction with the children in the program. After 16 hrs. TB test and fingerprints are required. Hours: Mon.-Fri. 7:30-5:00

MAAC Project Head Start, Old Grove

Website:http://www.maacproject.org/main/impact/child-development/headstart/
Contact Person: Karen Case (kcase@maacproject.org)
Contact Phone: (760) 433-7589
Address: 235 Via Pelicano Oceanside CA 92057
Volunteer Needs: Volunteer will assist in the classroom under the direction of the Lead Teacher. College students will interact with preschool children with indoor and outdoor activities. The program serves children from low income families and children with disabilities. Volunteers working less than 16 hours a week must complete an application, and bring proof of TB clearance.Call before visiting school to make sure staff are present and not in trainings (760) 433-7589.

Magdalena Ecke Family YMCA

Website:http://ecke.ymca.org
Contact Person: Catriona Macdonald (cmacdonald@ymca.org)
Contact Phone: (760) 942-9622
Address: 200 Saxony Rd Encinitas CA 92024
Volunteer Needs: Assist with various youth programs and services. Monday-Wednesday 1:00-5:00, Thursday and Friday 12:00-5:00 and Saturday 8:00-3:00. *A volunteer application, background check (no cost) and child abuse training (online) is required. Some positions require a minimum of 10 hours and some require a minimum of 20 hours.

MiraCosta Child Development Center

Website:http://www.miracosta.edu/instruction/childdevelopmentcenter/index.html
Contact Person: Mark Whitney (mwhitney@miracosta.edu)
Contact Phone: (760) 795-6662
Address: MS 2 Oceanside CA
Volunteer Needs: Assisting with children's activities. *TB test is required.

Mission CDC, Quality Children's Services

Website:http://www.qualitychildrensservices.org/sandiego.php
Contact Person: Doris Roldan or Gabriella Romero (missioncdc@aol.com)
Contact Phone: (760) 967-1370
Address: 3870 Mission Avenue D6 Oceanside CA 92058
Volunteer Needs: Assist teachers in the classroom and on the playground in a Montessori environment. TB test required and volunteers must bring identification. The center is open 6:30-5:00.

Mission Elementary - Preschool Program

Website:http://mission.oside.us/
Contact Person: Gloria Martinez (gmartinez@oside.k12.ca.us)
Contact Phone: (760) 966-8700
Address: 2100 Mission Ave. Oceanside CA 92058
Volunteer Needs: Preschool assistance.

Mission Elementary School

Website:http://mission.oside.us/
Contact Person: Andy Domingo (adomingo@oside.k12.ca.us)
Contact Phone: (760) 966-8700
Address: 2100 Mission Ave Oceanside CA 92058
Volunteer Needs: Classroom assistance. *TB test required.

Noah's Ark Learning Center

Website:http://www.noahsarkvista.com
Contact Person: Peggy Hughes (noahsarkvista@aol.com)
Contact Phone: (760) 724-5445
Address: 1410 Foothill Dr. Vista CA 92084
Volunteer Needs: Help teachers supervise children 12 months to 6 years. TB test required (within last two years). Monday-Friday 6:00am-6:00pm.

North County Community Services

Website:http://www.sdnccs.org/
Contact Person: Abby Weglarz (volunteer@sdnccs.org)
Contact Phone: (760) 471-5483
Address: Various locations in North County
Volunteer Needs: North County Community Services operates North County’s Food Bank, six preschools for income qualified families, and a garden program to grow food for our preschools. We have volunteer opportunities in all of these programs and the administrative office. Preschool volunteers may assist in our kitchens preparing meals, in the classroom attending children, or maintaining preschool gardens. Office volunteers may assist with copying, filing, data entry, and other office tasks. Garden volunteers help planting, harvesting, weeding, and watering. Preschool volunteers must have a current TB test and be able to pass a background check. All volunteer opportunities need to be scheduled ahead of time, no drop-ins.See North County's Food Bank listing for more information about this program. To sign up for one-time volunteer opportunities go to: http://www.handsonsandiego.org/HOC__Volunteer_Opportunity_Search_Page?Org=001i000000SllHMAAZ&p=orp

North Terrace Elementary - Preschool Program

Website:http://www.nt.oside.us/
Contact Person: Denise Fennell (Denise.Fennell@oside.us)
Contact Phone: (760) 901-7505
Address: 141 Santa Rosa Dr. Oceanside CA 92058
Volunteer Needs: Assists with preschool children. Current TB test and 3-4 hours per week commitment is required.

North Terrace Elementary School

Website:http://www.nt.oside.us/
Contact Person: Denise Fennel (denise.fennel@oside.us)
Contact Phone: (760) 901-7505
Address: 141 Santa Rosa Dr. Oceanside CA 92054
Volunteer Needs: Tutoring, after school program, and assisting with preschool, working w/small groups k-5 math, reading. *TB test clearance and 3-4 hrs/wk commitment required.

Olive Elementary School

Website:http://www.vusd.k12.ca.us/es/olive/Pages/default.aspx
Contact Person: Susie Rivas-Hagler (susierivas@vistausd.org)
Contact Phone: (760) 724-7129
Address: 740 Olive Avenue Vista CA 92083
Volunteer Needs: Assist teachers in K-5 classes during school hours or during the after school tutorial program. Volunteers can also help with the garden club that meets after school on Fridays. TB test and volunteer application required. Students must also commit to one hour per week. For a schedule of time slots available, please contact the Service Learning Office.

Olivenhain Pioneer Elementary School

Website:http://www.eusd.net/SchoolSites/olivenhain-pioneer-elementary-school/Pages/default.aspx
Contact Person: Elaine Feuer-Barton (elaine.feuer-barton@eusd.net)
Contact Phone: (760) 943-2027 or (760) 943-2000
Address: 8000 Calle Acervo Carlsbad CA 92009
Volunteer Needs: Need help with this tutorial program (Everyone a Reader) where tutors work with 4 elementary students on a one on one basis for about 90 minutes per week. The program lasts through early June with breaks for school holidays. *Volunteers must attend a 2-3 hr. training and provide references. Interest in education is desired, but anyone interested in helping kids are welcome. *M-Th. 8:25a-9:40a or M-Th. 9:55a-11:10a.

Palmquist Elementary School

Website:http://www.palmquist.oside.us/
Contact Person: Charlene West (charlene.west@oside.k12.ca.us)
Contact Phone: (760) 901-8500
Address: 1999 California Street Oceanside CA 92054
Volunteer Needs: Students are needed to assist with the Best Foot Program, a literacy program. Interview kindergarten and first grade students & ask them questions about what they have read. *1 hr./wk. required. Mon.. Tues. Thurs. & Fri.. 8:55-3:35 and Wed. 8:55-12:35.

Paul Ecke Elementary School

Website:http://www.eusd.net/SchoolSites/paul-ecke-elementary-school/Pages/default.aspx
Contact Person: Joan Whitley (joan.whitley@eusd.net)
Contact Phone: (760) 944-4323
Address: 185 Union Street Encinitas CA 92024
Volunteer Needs: Work side by side with teachers to make classroom observations, work with small groups of students, and do one to one tutoring. The best way to contact Joan Whitley is via email.

Pilgrim Children's Center

Website:http://www.pilgrimchildrenscenter.com/
Contact Person: Dominique Gary (pilgrimchildctr@sbcglobal.net)
Contact Phone: (760) 729-4464
Address: 2020 Chesnut Ave. Carlsbad CA 92008
Volunteer Needs: Assist teachers with classroom activities for children ages 2-5 years of age. Center hours are 7am-6pm. Volunteer hours are flexible.

Poinsettia Elementary School

Website:http://www.pes.cusd.ca.schoolloop.com/
Contact Person: Silvia Clary (sclary@carlsbadusd.net)
Contact Phone: (760) 331-6500
Address: 2445 Mica Rd. Carlsbad CA 92009
Volunteer Needs: Assist teachers in transitional Kindergarten (4 year olds)and K-5th grade classrooms. Duties include making copies, helping students, grading, helping with art, music, science, and other small group instruction. Students can also help create/implement educational games, activities, etc. Bilingual students can provide translation help in the classroom. Hours are Mon., Tues., Wed., & Fri. from 8:15-2:30 and Thursdays from 8:15-1:15. Must complete a volunteer application (available in the Poinsettia office) and obtain a TB test.

Santa Margarita Elementary School

Website:https://smarg-ousd-ca.schoolloop.com/
Contact Person: Donna Wilkins (dwilkins@oside.k12.ca.us)
Contact Phone: (760) 430-7110
Address: 1 Carnes Road Oceanside CA 92054
Volunteer Needs: Listening to students read, tutoring in reading, writing, and math. Hours-M,T,Th,F 8:15am-2:55pm & W 8:15am-1:05pm. *TB Test required.

South Oceanside Elementary School

Website:http://southo.oside.us/
Contact Person: Heather Hurley (heather.hurley@oside.us)
Contact Phone: (760) 435-2100
Address: 1806 S. Horne Street Oceanside CA 92054
Volunteer Needs: Assist teachers with individual students or small groups of students, grades kindergarten and first grade. *TB test required, appropriate attire, and a minimum of 1-2 hours per week for the semester. Hours are Mon-Tues and Thurs.-Fri. 8:15-2:30(kdg.), 8:15-2:55 (1st grade) and Wed. 9:00-1:00.

St. Francis Preschool

Website:http://sfs-vista.org
Contact Person: Jennifer Paino (jpaino@sfs-vista.org)
Contact Phone: (760) 630-7964
Address: 525 W. Vista Way Vista CA 92083
Volunteer Needs: Classroom aides needed. Includes play yard supervision. Program hours M-F 8am-12pm, and M-F 2:30-5:00pm. TB test required. Fingerprinting not required if working less than 10 hours per week. Looking for a commitment of at least 2 hours/wk. for each semester.

St. Mary, Star of the Sea Preschool and Elementary

Website:http://www.stmarystars.org
Contact Person: Debbie Shapiro (debdirect2@hotmail.com)
Contact Phone: (760) 722-7475
Address: 515 Wisconsin Avenue Oceanside CA 92054
Volunteer Needs: In the preschool setting volunteers will assist teachers in preparing classroom environments, implementing curriculum plans, and working with children constructively while they play. In the kindergarten setting, volunteers will work one-on-one with students who are in need of special attention during class time, with an emphasis in fine motor skills and early pre-math and reading. In physical education, volunteers can assist PE coaches in setting up and implementing curriculum for K-8th grade students. Volunteers are also needed to help in our school garden and Computer tech lab. Hours vary by day and grade setting. All volunteers must present proof of current TB (not older than 4 years) and must obtain a background and fingerprinting check, processed through "Choice Point" and paid by St. Mary Star of Sea.

Temple Solel Early Childhood Center

Website:http://www.templesolel.net/index.php?submenu=AboutUs&src=directory&view=interiorpages&srctype=detail
Contact Person: Cathy Goldberg (cgoldberg@templesolel.net)
Contact Phone: (760) 944-1285
Address: 3575 Manchester Ave. Cardiff by the Sea CA 92007
Volunteer Needs: Activities include: classroom assistance, designing developmentally appropriate learning activities, interacting with young children, and working with teaching team. Monday-Friday 9:00am-3:00pm. *TB test required.