Reggio Emilia inspired program: providing a true Learning-Through-Play educational experienceWe are a non-profit organization, we are looking forward to a peaceful world by helping each other to join hands together to bring a better future for all children.

About Us

Our Beliefs

We inspire a child-centred fully engaged playtime with less transitions and interruptions.

Nature, science and arts curriculum: inspiring projects, experiments, and art to simulate young minds.

Nature Preschool, everyday: we celebrate nature and the natural environment both inside and out because we believe children thrive in nature.

Inspiring monthly parent education: topics such as parenting stratagems, technology safety, childhood anxiety, and the importance of outdoor play to name a few.

What People Say

Thank you for being such a bright shiny light on E’s preschool journey. We will look back on the past two years with so much fondness.

Our daughter will be carrying the gifts and lessons you shared with her for the rest of her life.  

 -Jess & Lucky

Thank you for your strong leadership, dedication, engagement and traditions. We feel so fortunate that both our children had this preschool experience that was so rich with memories to last a lifetime.

– Kristin & Rob


What’s happening at Gonzales?

Gonzales Preschool Wreath Fundraiser

It’s that time of year again!  To raise money for our cooperative school, we’re selling beautiful wreaths and ‘door swags’ from Wildwood Evergreens, a Vancouver Island family-run business. You have ONE WEEK left to order! Wreaths are 22” wide and undecorated, for $25. Door swags are 24” long and decorated with cones, for $22. Order deadline is Wednesday, November 10th, with pickup … Continue reading Gonzales Preschool Wreath Fundraiser

Inclusion Educator position available

Job Description – Inclusion Educator Summary: The Inclusion Educator will provide care and instruction to assist in the integration of the children requiring extra support in the preschool Duties and Responsibilities: Work with child/ren toward meeting specific developmental goals laid out in Individual Program Plans  Establish and maintain effective working relationships with children, parents, co-workers … Continue reading Inclusion Educator position available

Waitlist being taken for 2021-2022!

We are excited to have our waitlist open for the 2021/2022 preschool year. If you are interested in our 3’s or 4’s class for September 2021 please click HERE to fill out our waitlist form and have our preschool contact you. 


Gonzales Co-op Preschool prides itself on our inviting indoor and outdoor classrooms.