City of Irvine
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, PRESS RELEASE #14-02-19
Providers to support child care program at Portola Springs Elementary School
Contact : Public Information Office 949-724-6077, firstname.lastname@example.org
IRVINE, CA (February 19, 2014): The Irvine Child Care Project, a joint power authority between the Irvine Unified School District and the City of Irvine, is requesting proposals from licensed nonprofit child care providers interested in operating a school-aged child care program at Portola Springs Elementary School beginning September 2, 2014. Portola Springs will be temporarily located at Westwood Elementary for one year.
The selected provider will operate a program providing child care services for children from kindergarten through sixth grade, utilizing leased space from the Irvine Child Care Project. The program will operate at the temporary location beginning September 2, 2014 through summer 2015, and serve between 40-70 children daily (70 maximum licensed capacity). The program will move to the permanent site and open for care with the beginning of the 2015-16 school year and serve between 70-105 children daily (105 maximum licensed capacity).
Applications will be available beginning Monday, February 24 at the Child Resource Center, located at 14341 Yale Avenue, Irvine, or online at cityofirvine.org/iccp. For more information, contact Traci Stubbler at 949-724-6635.
Completed applications must be submitted by 5 p.m. on Friday, March 21 to:
Irvine Child Care Project
Child Resource Center
14341 Yale Avenue
Irvine, CA 92604-1901
Since its incorporation in 1971, Irvine has become a nationally recognized city, with a population of 231,117, spans 66 square miles and is recognized as one of America’s safest and most successful master-planned urban communities. Top-rated educational institutions, an enterprising business atmosphere, sound environmental stewardship, and respect for diversity all contribute to Irvine’s enviable quality of life. This family-friendly city features more than 16,000 acres of parks, sports fields and dedicated open space and is the home of the Orange County Great Park – the first great metropolitan park of the 21st century. For more information, please visit cityofirvine.org.