• Apple pie offers a full day or half day preschool program.  We are located on the Captain Cooper Elementary School Site.  The Preschool is open on school days from 8:30 - 4:00.  Tuition assistance is available for families who qualify.  Please contact Laura Dunn at Carmel Child Development Center for more information at the following email:


    (831) 624-8047



Degrees and Certifications:

Cristina Hernandez - Head Teacher

Cristina started working at Apple Pie in 2020.  

Phone: (831) 667-2921


Degrees and Certifications:

Margaret has an Associates Degree in Early Childhood Education and a Bachelors in Liberal Studies. She holds her California State Child Center Teaching Permit.

Margaret Lopez - Teacher

Margaret began working at Apple Pie in October of 2018.  She has worked in local preschools since 2016 as she was completing her education at CSU Monterey Bay.