Our Lady of Mercy School
Serving the Faithful Community Since 1955 WCEA/WASC Accredited

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Preschool Information

Preschool Information

Admission Policy
Our Lady of Mercy School is a Catholic parish school, co-educational, grades preschool through eighth grade. Our Lady of Mercy admits students of any race, color, national or ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. It does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of color or national and ethnic origin in the administration of its educational policies, admission policies or any other school-related policies or programs.

A child must be 2.5 months to 4.5 years of age when accepted to the preschool. Before beginning preschool at Sr. Claire’s Preschool, children must be ready to separate from parents and caregivers, and interact positively with other children and adults. If a child does not show these signs of readiness, he/she will be asked to withdraw and re-enroll at a later date.

Please complete the Preschool Application Form and send to the address on the form or deliver to the School Office. Please include the required documentation as listed in the form, along with your payment of $70 for the Application Fee.

There is a yearly registration fee.

Schedule Plan / Tuition

The 2023 - 2024 Tuition Schedule is now available.

The School Day begins at 7:30 am.
All tuition fees are on a monthly basis. Tuition must be paid by the 5th of the month.
Tuition Schedule 2023-2024
Daily Schedule for 2023-2024 

7:30-8:45 Children Arrive, Quiet Activities
8:45-9:00 Clean Up/Snack Time
9:00-10:00 Outdoor Play
10:00-10:15 Circle Time/ Music and Movement
10:15-11:30 Free Choice Activities/Centers
11:30-11:45 Clean up/Set up nap mats
11:45-12:15 Lunch
12:15-12:30 Transition to nap time
12:30-2:30 Nap time
2:30-3:30 Afternoon Circle Time/Center Activities
3:30 - 5:00 Extended Care Program 

*Full Day Dismissal
Preschool Address:
7 Elmwood Drive
Daly City, CA 94015
Preschool (650) 756-4916
OLM School (650) 756-3395
Ms. Julie Picardal, Preschool Director
Mr. Jeffrey Burgos, School Principal