King City CHamber of Commerce and Agriculture | 2018 Business Directory
2018 King City Chamber Directory • A Publication of South County Newspapers • 21 Education Hartnell College Hartnell College started teaching in King City in the 1990s. At first it was housed at the Gleason Center and, thanks to major funding by local donors, moved to its current location on 2nd & Broadway in 2002. Current Dean Renata Funke, oversees the pro- gramming of courses for all of South County; support staff provides one-stop services that include assessment, cashiering, counseling, some financial aid assistance, and tutoring. The King City Center offers classes Monday-Saturday and is well positioned to work with local employers, collaborate on grant projects with community agen- cies, and provide a hub for job training, preparation for university transfer, and lifelong learning. King City Union School District King City Union School District is a K-8 public school district with an enrollment of approximately 2600 students. Currently we have three K-5 elementary schools: Del Rey, Santa Lucia and King City Arts Magnet. Chalone Peaks is our middle school with grades 6-8th and the Phoenix Academy for grades 5th - 8th is our commu- nity day school. Our district has partnered with Harmony at Home and Monterey County Behavioral Health to bring counseling ser- vices back into our district. As we are fully engaged in Common Core State Standards implementation, we continue our belief that all students can learn and achieve! Please visit the district website for more information: www.kcusd.org Public Schools South Monterey County Joint Union High School District 800 Broadway St • P: 831-385-0606 King City High School Office 702 Broadway St.• P: 831-385-5461 King City Union School District Pearl St. • P: 831-385-2940 Chalone Peaks Middle School 667 Meyer Street • P: 831-385-4400 Del Rey Elementary School 502 King Street • P: 831 385-4884 Santa Lucia School 502 Collins Street • P: 831 385-3246 King City Arts Magnet 415 Pearl Street • P: 831 385-5473 Health & Wellness King City has a broad selection of locally available medical ser- vices that are easily accessible, situated right here within our town, with clinics such as Clinica de Salud which specializes in Commu- nity Health, Healthcare for the Homeless, and Migrant Healthcare. Pinnacles Healthcare offers Urgent Care, Occupational Medicine, Family Practice, Multispecialty Care, Employee Health and Physical Therapy. Our local health care professionals can meet virtually any need, even highly specialized services such as a cardiology depart- ment, in-patient dialysis and mental health services. King City is fortunate to have an excellent health care system, a continually expanding and improving hospital staffed with outstand- ing physicians, and support by a dedicated emergency medical ser- vice staff. Young and old alike will find a commitment to quality and a level of caring unmatched in Southern Monterey County. Never losing sight of its mission to deliver primary health care and access to comprehensive health services in a professional and caring environment to its community, the Mee Memorial Hospital and Clincs offers King City a full spectrum of care; offering special- ized programs including: • Family-Centered Maternity and Pediatric Care • Modern Outpatient Surgery and Diagnostic Center • Emergency Medical Services Staffed 24 Hours • Cardiac Care • Physical Therapy • Dialysis and Nephrology • Diabetes Prevention • Laboratory Medicine • Skilled Nursing Senior Options include non-profit Skilled Nursing Unit serving the needs of senior adults with caring nurses and staff that are fully committed to each and every patient. Around the clock nurses and their aides monitor each resident. In addition, Mee Memorial Skilled Nursing provides in-house Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy and Speech Therapy. Also provided is a comprehensive Wound Care program, as well as Pain Management, Restorative Nursing Care and other services. Monterey County Health Department and Monterey County De- partment of Social Services provide numerous programs from health related to training and temporary aid for limited income families.