Stanford Madera Grove Children's Center
Center Director: Kadie DiandaAddress:
Phone Number: (650) 721-6631
Fax: (650) 721-6675
- Kadie Dianda
- (650) 721-6632
As Center Director, Kadie’s role is to create a safe, positive and enriched learning environment for the children in her care. She is devoted to the well being of everyone in her center – children, families and teachers. She develops and maintains strong relationships with the children and their families in her center. She encourages parent involvement and establishes a sense of trust and security so that parents are comfortable at work knowing that their child is in a nurturing environment. In addition, Kadie acts as the on-site point of contact with our employer sponsor answering everyday questions and maintaining a positive relationship.
Kadie has over 10 years teaching/directing experience in infant – school-age programs. Kadie has her B.S. Degree in Child Development and is an active member of several early childhood professional organizations. Kadie believes in excellent customer service, open communication with families and staff as well as a hands on approach within the program. Therefore, Kadie can often be found in the classroom working with staff and conducting observations
The Stanford Madera Grove Children’s Center is open to Stanford affiliates (faculty, students, and staff of Stanford University). Priority is given first to faculty, then to students and post-doctoral fellows, next to staff. Part day and part week schedules are available on a limited basis. For prospective families, please contact the center director to set up a tour of the center.
Opening Hours: 7:00 AM
Closing Hours: 6:30 PM
Licensed Capacity: 102
License Number: 434410609 (Infant) & 434410608 (Preschool)
Holidays Observed: We are closed New Year's Day, Martin Luther King Jr.'s Day, Presidents’ Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, the day after Thanksgiving, Christmas, and one day in late August or early September for Staff Development Day. Please see school calendar for exact dates.