West Sacramento School

Our objective is to make a positive contribution to the development of your child's full potential.  We seek to provide a learning environment that facilitates healthy growth and development.  We offer four programs at our schools: 

  • Toddler Program (2-3 Years)
  • Preschool Program (3-4 Years)
  • Transitional Kindergarten (4-5 Years)
  • School-Age Program (5-12 Years)

Meet Our Director 

Betty Warthan

Betty is co-owner of Storybook Cottage and the director at the West Sacramento Location.  She has a BA degree in child development, elementary education credential, and a Master's degree in special education.  She taught primary grades before entering the child care field and has had more than twenty years of experience operating child care centers.  

Betty is active at the Sierra Baptist Church and enjoys including Bible stories in the curriculum.  As sisters and co-owners, Betty and Shirley Witt believe that they are very fortunate to be able to work with children, somthing that they enjoy and feel passionate about.  

Loretta Welch

Assistant Director

Loretta Welch is our assistant director at the West Sacramento location. She has been teaching at Storybook Cottage for many years. She is married and has 4 grown children. She oversees the daily operation of the school and ensures that routines and schedules are flowing smoothly. Loretta is also active in her church and enjoys teaching Sunday School.



West Sacaramento School


2475 Higgins Rd West Sacaramento

Sacramento, CA 95691


(916) 371 - 4644


6:30 AM - 6:00 PM


Betty Warthan

Contact Us

Call Us:

Morse Avenue: (916) 971-1041

Lincoln Avenue: (916) 944-8992

West Sacramento: (916) 371-4644