Preschool Summer Camp

Kids in the Kitchen July 10-14 With fresh fruits and vegetables from Mountain Bounty Farm and other organic ingredients, kids will be taste-testing, creating their own recipes and eating their own creations.  All recipes will be modified for any dietary needs.     Music w/Teacher Brooke! July 17-21 Experiencing music from classical, to folk, to rock, [...]

Preschool Summer Camp2016-04-05T18:23:31+00:00


Thank you so much for your interest in Papoose!  Below are some of the resources that Papoose uses daily. Teacher Tom has the time and talent to blog about what really matters in preschool and beyond. How to Talk so Kids will Listen...    We love this book and use it's techniques DAILY.  Truly a [...]


5 out of 5 Nevada Co. Quality Stars!

Papoose Preschool has recently been awarded 5 out of 5 Quality Stars from Nevada County!  Read more below: TRUCKEE PRESCHOOLS GET TOP MARKS       Two Truckee preschools recently received Nevada County’s highest rating for Quality Childcare Environments.  Papoose Preschool and Christine’s House Preschool both participated in a pilot program designed to evaluate quality child [...]

5 out of 5 Nevada Co. Quality Stars!2010-05-19T22:45:51+00:00


Papoose offers two specialized programs for young children: a Preschool room for3 to 5 year olds and an Infant Care room for ages 4 months to 3 years old. Many families have a child in both programs, and enjoy a sibling discount of 5% that is applied to their monthly bill as well as the [...]



pa•poose [pa-poos, puh-],  n. 1634, from Narragansett (Algonquian) papoos "child," literally "very young." Truckee Preschool teaches Tools that Grow With Your Child At Papoose we develop the whole child. Through hands-on activities, natural kid-powered toys, thematic units and child-centered learning, our literature-rich environment includes Spanish and American Sign Language (ASL).  Everything is  designed to help [...]