Welcome to The Orange House

Toddlers – Preschool – Kindergarten

The Orange House family childcare offers a safe, fun, enriching home environment for children 2-5 years old. Our toddler and preschool program has been serving families since 2007, and from March 2020 to April 2021 we included kindergarten students and distance learning support while elementary schools were closed. Inquire today about our fulltime preschool program (M-F 8:00-5:30) and current or future openings.

***Enrolling now for November 1: one space for a child 3-4 years old.***



Questions & Enrollment: helen@orangehouseberkeley.com

Childcare You Can Trust

The Orange House provides safe, reliable and professional Licensed care to support working families. Our engaging, play-based preschool program includes daily outdoor and indoor playtime, art projects, music and movement activities, lots of children's literature and continuous learning through creative play and social interaction. We offer a full-time program for 12 children ages 2-5 years old. (We are not currently offering kindergarten distance learning support.) We are happy to provide references and recommendations for your review or you can read about us on Berkeley Parents Network.

Questions & Enrollment: helen@orangehouseberkeley.com

Hours and Fees

8:00-5:30 Monday-Friday

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$2,195.00 per month

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We are a full-day, 5 days per week program and do not offer reduced schedules.

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​​Arrival windows 8:00-8:45 and 9:00-9:30, pick-ups 4:30-5:25.

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Special arrangements may be made for late drop-offs or early pick-ups for infrequent events such as doctor visits.

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Year-round program, continuous enrollment as space permits.

Questions & Enrollment: helen@orangehouseberkeley.com

Our Commitment During Covid

We are proud to have remained open from the very start of the pandemic, caring for the children of Essential Workers during Shelter-in-Place. As more families return to childcare, we are here and prepared, sharing our experience and ease with the new safety protocol and procedures. Full compliance with CA Dept. of Social Services Community Care Licensing Covid-19 Health and Safety Protocol since March 2020, details available.

Questions & Enrollment: helen@orangehouseberkeley.com

Contact Us

Please send an email with any questions and to find out about our next available openings for enrollment. Thank you!

***Enrolling now for November 1: one space for a child 3-4 years old.***

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Helen Alvarez, Director

1666 Le Roy Ave Berkeley CA

helen@orangehouseberkeley.com

Lic # 013419263