We inspire

At Catalyst Kids we offer inclusive programs that teach, inspire, and promote self-guided learning opportunities that let your child shine. We serve children from infants to school-age in our Before and Afterschool, Preschool, and Camp programs.

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Our unique research-based programming encourages discovery, independence, and growth.


We serve families and they serve us too! We welcome family input and insight. It strengthens our impact.


Community is at the heart of everything we do. Our programming exists because of the communities we serve.

Latest Stories

Nutrition Highlight – Summer Salsa Recipe!

July 25, 2022

Cool off with this fun summer salsa recipe from CACFP that is sure to be a hit at any poolside event or potluck!

2021-2022 End of Year Roundup

June 24, 2022

As we head into the summer and prepare for the upcoming school year ahead, we look back at the year that brought us further away from a masked and locked-down world. We were able to bring back many in-person events for our families and communities to enjoy. We’re pleased to see so many smiling faces…

Del Mar Lincoln Spring Break Cooking Class – Strawberry Avocado Salsa

May 11, 2022

Chef Stephanie, Del Mar Lincoln chefs, and Miss Christy whipped up Strawberry Avocado Salsa for snack time!