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Please check out our upcoming Open Houses to learn more about our great preschool opportunities for families with children from birth to five; locations listed in the Our Preschools tab; entire families are welcome to attend these.

Victory Heights Co-op - March 21st, 1:00-2:30pm

On-Campus Infant/Toddler Co-op - March 26th, 7:00-8:30pm, Rm 1405/1407 Instructional Building on NSC Campus

Co-op Teacher Job Openings

Please feel help us spread the word with anyone you think may be interested.

Meadowbrook 5's Class teacher opening for Fall 2015. Please see the flyer for information regarding the position and how to apply.
Job Posting

Sandhurst Cooperative Preschool is now accepting applications for our Toddler and 3-5ís Teacher positions beginning in September 2015. Please see the following flyers for more information on how to apply:
Job Posting
Toddler Job Description
3-5's Job Description
Also, visit the Sandhurst Website for more information.

Openings Currently Available

See Our Schools for more information on high-quality preschool, Pre-K or Kindergarten classes located on the North Seattle College Campus and throughout North Seattle. Check out the Openings and Contacts section to find out which infant, toddler, preschool, Pre-K or Kindergarten class has openings in a neighborhood near you.

Special Classes for 2014-2015

1. Online FAM 180 Class

Special Topics in Parent Education is relevant to those with children in their lives. Parents, teachers, caregivers, early childhood providers & others seeking to share, discuss, and learn with each other about topics relating to child growth and development. Different topics covered quarterly in this 5 credit class taught by North Instructors Mara Mulcahy and Shanti Connors. Learn more from the flyer and the "Online Classes" tab on the left side of this page.

2. Family University

North's Parent Education Program is excited to continue this partnership with Seattle Public Schools. This class is designed for parents with children of any age in the Seattle Public School system, with a goal of increasing their knowledge and skills in working with both their children and their children's schools to produce healthy, well-educated and college-ready children. Learn more from the flyer and the"Classes" tab on the left side of this page.

3. Avoid Emotional Meltdowns: Help Kids Deal with Disappointment

Elizabeth Crary, well-known parenting education author and educator, is offering her popular class on helping kids learn to deal with disappointment Spring Quarter, 2015. This class is designed to help parents gain skills and teach concrete strategies to their children, ages 1-8 years old, to deal with their feelings constructively. This 2 credit class meets Wednesdays, 7:00-9:30pm, April 15-May 20, in North Seattle College Instruction Building room 3416. Cost is $32, and online registration for this course #6469 is available here and returning students may enroll using their student ID number at here For more information, contact Elizabeth Crary at 206-367-6425.

Sharing Nature with your Children

Spring Quarter PAC Lecture

Sharing Nature with your Children is free and open to the public. Julie Tubbs Luthy, Naturalist will present a night filled with fun activities and nature tidbits that will amaze you and your children on April 27th from 7-8:30pm at Faith Lutheran Church Social Hall, 8208 18th Ave NE. See flyer for more information, including contact information for those needing ASL interpretations

PAC Newsletter

Check out the latest edition of the PAC Newsletter.

Register Online for Parent Ed Classes

Parent Education Students are expected to register online. The Parent Ed Program operates on the Seattle Public School schedule rather than the NSCC Quarterly Schedule. Talk with your Parent Education Instructor to find out more about the process and registration deadlines.

How to Join a Co-op:

  1. Find out how co-ops work.
  2. Decide which schools might be right for your family.
  3. Understand the enrollment process
  4. Contact the parent co-ordinator to take the next step.

NSC's Co-operative Preschools:

provide parent and early education for families with children from infancy to Pre-K.

Schools are located in North Seattle and differ from traditional preschools in that they are run by parents who work in association with the class teacher and the North Seattle College program.

The preschools are very popular and provide a community of support for children and their families.

If there is any information you need that you cannot find on the website please contact Betty Williams the program co-ordinator.

Val Donato Award for Parent Ed Instructor Recognition

Read about the Val Donato Award recognition of Parent Education Instructors.


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