BURIEN COOPERATIVE PRESCHOOL
"At BCP we ignite curiosity, inspire creativity, and facilitate social and emotional development. We foster a lifelong community of support as our families and children learn through the magic and wonder of play."
BCP passionately envisions an environment in which children learn together through a diverse community. We ensure all families reach their fullest potential where:
Play-based experiences are child-led and unique to their development
Parents feel included, valued and empowered
Children have a voice in problem solving, risk taking and conflict resolution
The foundation is set for joyful, life-long learning
Burien Cooperative Preschool offers play-based classes for 0 to 5-year-olds. Our families work together to run every aspect of our school, from assisting in the classroom to fundraising, to event planning. Our families share their skills to create a community bonded by a common goal of creating a space where our children are supported in whatever stage of development they may be.
2 and 3 year-olds
Birth to 1 year
Orca students' elective
Megan Rettenmaier is our wonderful 3's and 4's teacher and Danielle Doll is our amazing 1's and 2's teacher.
Hello! I'm Teacher Megan and I'm completely honored to be a part of the BCP family. I started at Burien Co-op as a parent and immediately connected with the philosophy of the school.
My name is Danielle and I use she/her pronouns. I was introduced to BCP in 2016 as a nanny to an attending family. I have wanted to be a part of BCP ever since! The joy, growth and learning that happens through play, tinkering and friendship is magical.