7380 Girard Avenue, La Jolla

Gillispie School / Gillispie at Home

Introducing Gillispie at H.O.M.E. (Hands On Mindful Exploration), a lively distance cohort experience for our littlest learners.


Join an interactive community of children ages 2 through Prekindergarten and parents for a unique home learning adventure. The program includes:

  • about 3 hours worth of investigations and activities a day delivered in an easy-to-use online platform and parent-friendly binder
  • a daily virtual meet-up of 20-30 minutes with a dedicated early childhood educator featuring specialty classes such as movement, music, and yoga
  • optional parent small groups to connect with others in a similar phase of the parenting journey
  • a curated box of developmentally appropriate materials for each session, including expendable supplies and enduring items to enhance learning well beyond the length of the session.


The program consists of nine 4-week sessions that can be taken one month at a time or through a subscription plan.

  • $800/month for 1 month
  • 5% discount for a 3-month subscription ($2280)
  • 10% discount for a 6-month subscription ($4320)
  • 15% discount for a 9-month subscription ($6120)

Registration fee: $100 – includes Starter Box of materials and a virtual consultation with an early childhood educator on how to set up your home learning environment.


Monday – Friday daily live meetings at 9:00 a.m. unless otherwise noted.
Session 1 – August 24 – September 18
Session 2 – September 21 – October 16
Session 3 – October 19 – November 13
Session 4 – November 16 – December 18 (excludes November 23-27, Thanksgiving)
Session 5 – January 4 – 29 (no live class on January 18, MLKJR)
Session 6 – February 1 – 26 (no live classes on February 12 & 15, Winter Break)
Session 7 – March 1 – 26
Session 8 – April 5 – 30
Session 9 – May 3 – 28

Register for Gillispie at H.O.M.E.

Code of Conduct

The School strives to provide an environment conducive to learning. We expect students to adhere to the Gillispie Values, showing they care about themselves, each other, and the world around them by exhibiting integrity, compassion, a good attitude, respect, and effort. Students are also expected to follow the classroom guidelines as assigned by their individual teachers.

Gillispie School reserves the absolute right to dis-enroll a student at any time for any reason.

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