​The New School-West Preschool

12731 Venice Blvd. LA CA 90066 (310) 313-4444




Tour to Apply

This fall the tour will introduce you to Roleen, our school founder along with a currently enrolled parent representative. You'll (virtually) walk through the classrooms to see and hear teachers and children in a typical day. Making an RSVP for a tour is the first step toward application. Choose the link to 'Tour' at the top of this page.



Learn more about our teaching philosophy

Take a look at the online learning offered by Reggio Children

Join our our Co-Director, Kristin Sherman who is also an instructor at UCLA extension to learn more about the Reggio Approach in the American Context.

Join our our Founder and Co-Director Roleen Heimann who is also an instructor at SMC to learn more about the Reggio Approach ECE 51

Learning Continues during COVID_19


In accordance with Childcare Licensing, LADH and the CDC The New School-West offers on ground preschool in a stable grouping of teachers and children.


We are now accepting masked visitors indoors  in compliance with the strong recommendations from our governing agencies. We encourage unvaccinated adults or adults living with unvaccinated children to plan any visits to our school five days after travel. We want to continue our presence in the community so please connect with us - stay safe everyone!

Contact Information:

phone (310) 313-4444

email info@newschoolwest.com