About

La Canada Preschool was established in 1949 by Kathleen Yager and today is owned by its third director, Debbie Ficarra. Debbie has been an early childhood educator for the past twenty years as a preschool teacher, director and parent educator. She is a member of the National Association of Early Childhood Educators, Pasadena City College’s Advisory Board and a local preschool directors networking group. Her vision is to provide the best environment for children to experience discovery and their sense of wonder at this magical moment in human development.