Miss Priyanka Bansal
Owner/ Program Director/Enrollment Coordinator
- Degree: Bachelors and MBA from USA , ECE credentials from UCSC extension.
- Experience: 9 years
Encourages children and parent participation for any program, passionate about working with children especially 2 year olds, loves staff, understands children need love and attention and then education. Has strong focus on basic needs of children like water, nutrition and emotional balance.
Statement: we cannot have everything but whatever we have is precious. Our children are our future, I wanted to start a place where children feel like second home with second parents (teachers) . I feel love and care can teach anything to anyone. I am proud owner of precious moments preschool and with the support of my adorable daughter and husband I relish working here.
Miss Rajinder Chadha
Class Teacher -3- 4 year old class, in charge of facility safety
- Degree: Bachelors ( India) and ECE credentials (USA)
- Experience: 13 years
Problem solver, encourages children to become independent but supports in every step of the way to do so, understands age appropriate activities and has a step by step approach to learning process. Dedicated to work, responsive to parent queries, children love her company. Hardworking teacher with ethics and has a lot of love to give.
Statement: I enjoy working in Precious Moments preschool because it matches my philosophy and gives me a chance to work with my classroom at my children’s pace. I prepare children for next level of education with the coordination and support of parents. I love talking to them and am very proud to accomplish each day what I plan for my class. I love engaging them in unique activities like chess, carom other board games and have ways to teach math, science, language through practical engagements.
Miss Gowri Mahesh
Class Teacher 2- 3 years old, In charge of handling emergencies
- Degree: Bachelors (India) ECE credentials (USA- UCSC extension), experience 3 years working with children
Patient, loving, caring, child reader, has great observation of students. A great teacher who knows how to deal with emergencies, prompt others and ensure safety of children. Thrilled to come to classroom and teach children, her favorite activity is circle time. Guides children to next step every step of the way and stands by for encouragement. Everyone will desire a friend like her.
Statement: I love to work in Precious Moments Preschool, I haven’t seen schools and daycares paying attention to water or nutrition, this is one school that understands the relation of development and what children take in whole day. Children are given enough love and place feels like home with spacious classrooms and lot of engagement ideas I love taking my class. My co- teachers are always ready to support and we have good day in all.
Site Director / Class teacher-Pre K program- 4 -6 years old, site manager
- Degree: Bachelors in ECE (San Jose state Univ.)
- Experience: 18 years
Creative thinker, curriculum planner, materials manager, has unique skill of managing children and responding to challenging behavior. She knows how to engage children and keep them stress free. Her unique way of communication to children explains them to choose what is right and do the right thing. She knows how to transition her class from program or activity to another. Has tools and resources for site to work in great shape and makes sure things are on schedule.
Statement: Precious Moments preschool has a student capacity of 36 students, our small school knows how to personalize the care and maintain lower ratios. The quality program helps build skills sooner than expected and children become quick learners. Children make progress in behavior because teachers get time to make them understand. I love working here with great staff and parents.