Our purpose is to provide a positive,
environment in which children learn through a
play-based curriculum. A close connection with
parents, teachers, and the community at large
sets the stage for children to obtain confidence,
self-esteem and social skills. Silverspot is a
parent-run, non-profit co-operative nursery
school working to create a community of
encouragement and learning for families.
in a name? The Silverspot Co-operative Nursery School takes its name
from the Callippe Silverspot butterfly. Historically, this butterfly
inhabited grasslands over much of the Bay Area region but there are
only two remaining populations left, one on San Bruno Mountain in
is a member of the CCPNS
California Council of Parent
Participation Nursery Schools.