CDSA is pleased to be able to offer you childcare on-site at Beacon Hill International. Our Beacon Hill preschool program serves children ages 4 and 5, and is part of the city of Seattle’s Step Ahead/Early Learning Network kindergarten readiness program. If you are interested in visiting or enrolling in our preschool, or before and after school Beacon Hill programs please contact our Center Director.
National Accreditation (NAEYC)
CDSA at Beacon Hill is in the process of acquiring national accreditation by the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC). To learn more about CDSA’s accreditation process and NAEYC vist our accreditation page.
Nicole - Center Director
Nicole is a born and raised Seattleite recently returning from a short adventure of living in the Bay Area of California. Prior to her time in California, Nicole worked as the Center Director for Highland Park CDSA for over a year and is excited to be returning to a new adventure as the director at Beacon Hill CDSA.
Nicole has her Masters of Education in Curriculum and Instruction from Lesley University and her Bachelors of Arts in Education from Western Washington University. Additionally, Nicole holds a Washington State teaching certificate with dual endorsements in Elementary Education and Early Childhood Education. Prior to joining the CDSA team Nicole taught grades K-5 for Shoreline, Everett, and Seattle school districts.
Outside of work, Nicole spends a majority of her time with her boyfriend Brian, and adorable kitties, Lloyd and Lucille. Nicole loves to cycle, hike, and spend time with friends and family.