2014 Best Of San Diego: Family

Special thanks to those who go above and beyond when it comes to taking care of San Diegans’ kids and family members.

 

Horizon Prep  Preschool
Horizon Prep’s Biblically- and Montessori-based classrooms provide a prepared environment to maximize independent learning and exploration under the guidance of nurturing, experienced teachers. 858.756.5599, horizonprep.org

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Santa Fe Christian  Private School
No stranger to this category, Santa Fe Christian Schools offers an exceptional learning environment dedicated to pursuing excellence in Christ by expanding minds, building faith, and enriching lives. (858.755.8900, www.sfcs.net)

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Canyon Crest Academy  Public School
In 2012-2013, Canyon Crest Academy once again earned the highest public school Academic Performance Index in San Diego County and saw an improvement in state test scores in every area. Beyond the classroom, CCA students earn accolades in diverse extra-curricular activities as well. (858.350.0253, cc.sduhsd.net)

 

Boys & Girls Clubs  Children’s Activity Center
The mission of Boys & Girls Clubs is to enable all young people, especially those with the most need, to reach their full potential as productive, caring, responsible citizens. (www.bgca.org)

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Geppetto’s  Toy Store
Play time is now even more accessible all over San Diego County with the addition of Geppetto’s ninth location at The Headquarters at Seaport District. (www.geppettostoys.com)

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Seaside Staffing Company  Nanny/Domestic Staffing Company
Year after year, families count on Dara Green and her staff, dedicated to creating mutually rewarding relationships by finding the perfect match for each unique family household. (619.384.5505, www.seasidestaffingcompany.com)

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Dara Green

 

La Costa Glen  Retirement Community
This idyllic community offers residents the opportunity to secure their future with financial protection, access to long-term care, fulfilling activities, and the chance to live happier and healthier — for longer. (760.704.1000, www.lacostaglen.com)

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Coast Pediatrics Del Mar  Pediatrician
Coast Pediatrics offers families a boutique medical practice where old fashioned pediatrics meets today’s modern technology. Its membership-based program allows the team to form long-term relationships with families and really get to know each child. (858.794.7337, www.coastpediatrics.com)

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Dental Specialty Associates  Pediatric Dentist/Orthodontist
At Dental Specialty Associates in Encinitas, Terrie Yoshikane, DDS, MS utilizes the newest technologies including Invisalign, Damon braces, and more. In the field of pediatric dentistry, Patrick Davis, DDS, MS and Matt Davis, DDS focus on premier dental health and treatment. (760.942.1132, www.dsadental.com)

Terrie Yoshikane, DDS, MS of Dental Specialty Associates

Terrie Yoshikane, DDS, MS of Dental Specialty Associates