WPENS Readathon Nov. 1-21

November 1, 2017

Fall Into Reading! Nov. 1-21, 2017 Join our effort to build strong readers and to support WPENS – Westside Parent Education Nursery School, a parent co-op preschool that has been a community treasure for over 47 years. WPENS is hosting a Read-a-thon as part of the National Education Association’s Read Across America program. As President […]

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Woodstock’s Pizza Fundraiser: Nov. 9 from 4pm – 8pm. Fundraising Never Tasted So Good

November 1, 2017

Next Week, fundraising never tasted so good.  Woodstock’s is hosting a pizza fundraiser for WPENS on Thursday November 9th from 4pm until 8pm at 710 Front St, Santa Cruz, CA 95060. Mention WPENS at checkout (no flyer necessary) and a percentage (up to 25%) of your purchase will go to WPENS.  The fundraiser is for […]

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WPENS Art Fundraiser

October 18, 2017

Help Support WPENS, a local nonprofit parent cooperative preschool supporting Santa Cruz families since 1970. Local artists have generously donated their art to WPENS. 100% of proceeds go directly to WPENS. Help support WPENS and get a great value on exceptional local art. We have over 52 items to sell! Art and Wine Flyer Check […]

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WPENS Fall Potluck Picnic September 23rd

September 20, 2017

Join us for a potluck picnic with the entire WPENS community at Garfield Park from 3pm until 5pm on Saturday September 23. We still have space available for children from ages 2 until 3 1/2 in our Tuesday Thursday classes, morning or afternoon. Contact us through our enrollment page for a school visit. 

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School starts September 5th! Sign up today!

August 7, 2017

School is starting September 5th! Classes are filling up but we have a few openings for our upcoming school year in our Tuesday Thursday classes for 2 to 3 1/2 year olds, age as of September 1 and Monday Wednesday Friday afternoon class for 3 1/2 to 5 year olds.  Come join WPENS, voted Best […]

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Enrolling Now for 2017-2018 School Year

May 19, 2017

We are now accepting applicants for the September 2017 to June 2018 school year. WPENS (wee-PENS) [Westside Parent Education Nursery School] is celebrating 47 years of building strong families and a brighter future for children! Preschoolers and their parents participate in a comprehensive preschool program that brings out children’s ideas and creativity with an emphasis […]

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Open House Monday May 8th from 3:30pm until 5pm

April 26, 2017

Join one of the leading preschools in Santa Cruz! Affordable too. Preschoolers and their parents participate in a comprehensive preschool program that brings out children’s ideas and creativity with an emphasis on emergent literacy. Award-winning instructors teach effective parenting techniques through seminars, observation and discussion. Adults develop their parenting skills and build friendships with other families […]

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WPENS Spring Picnic & Raffle! Sat, April 29th 11am-2pm

March 27, 2017

Save the date for the annual WPENS Spring Picnic & Raffle. Bring a picnic and join us at Wilder Ranch for Planting Day, wagon rides, and other fun activities. The WPENS Raffle will begin at 1pm.

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WPENS Open House Mon, Mar 20 2017, 3:30 – 5:00 PM

March 10, 2017
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WPENS Readathon Nov. 1-21

November 6, 2016

Join our effort to build strong readers and to support Westside Parent Education Nursery School (WPENS), a parent co-op preschool that has been a community treasure for over 46 years. WPENS is hosting a Read-a-thon as part of the National Education Association’s Read Across America program. As President Obama expressed, books unlock the potential that […]

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