Waldorf Preschool in Chico, California

Poppy Garden Preschool in Chico, California

Welcome! Poppy Garden Preschool is the best Waldorf based first school experience you can imagine in Chico! We offer a sweet and nurturing Waldorf program that is a wonderful bridge between home and school.

Set on a flag lot away from the street, the children will have the opportunity to work with the garden as well as enjoy the beautiful Waldorf preschool experience that includes watercolor painting, beeswax modeling, other natural art and craft projects, handworking (sewing and finger knitting), cooking, and bread baking, circle songs, games, finger plays, dance and movement, Spanish introduction, stories and puppet shows as well as seasonal celebrations with our community.

We provide a beautiful setting indoors and out with all natural toys and supplies where possible. We provide healthy snacks and beverages that are both local and organic when possible.

Please fill out the information below to be added to our list of interested families.

We look forward to hearing from you!

Kindest Regards,



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