Enriching our Days
A collection of fun and educational activities to supplement a stellar preschool experience.

Parent-friendly Technology

Smart Technology
Technology helps NCP staff and keeps parents connected with their child's activities.

Diverse Community

A reflection of our world
Learn about NCP's welcoming atmosphere by reviewing our diversity statement.


our foundation
Why our school believes Christian education is important for the development of the child.


to our preschool

Julie KennedyI want to welcome you to NCP!

Executive Director, Julie Kennedy

Julie Kennedy joined Neighborhood Christian Schools as the Executive Director of the San Jose campus (NCP) in August of 2014. Born and raised in Washington State, Julie began her early childhood ministry in 1991 serving in 1 of only 2 Intergenerational programs in the United States. After completing her undergraduate work she moved to the Bay area to finish college and began serving at Santa Clara Christian School as both a teacher and the Children’s Ministry Director.  Julie’s journey has included serving at Sunnyvale Christian School teaching and developing programs, Bethel Church of San Jose directing their private school and serving in ministry positions, teaching and training at Ohlone College, and presenting at Early Education conferences. Julie has a heart for those that serve children and continues to mentor and train her team as well as administrators and teachers outside of NCP.

• M.A. Concordia University – Curriculum and Development – Specialization in Leadership
• M.A. Saint Mary’s College – Early Childhood Education – Specialization in Supervision and Leadership
• B.A. Saint Mary’s University – Business Management
• California Child Development Permit – Program Director
• Certification – PITC/Environmental Rating Scales/California State Permit Process

Digital Library

Learning & resources