State Pre-Kindergarten/Family Literacy Program

The State Prekindergarten/Head Start program is a 6-hour per day preschool program funded by a combination of funding from the State Department of Education Child Development Division and Head Start. The program offers three preschool classes in Watsonville for 3- and 4- year olds where children receive comprehensive services to ensure school readiness.

  • Free pre-k classes for 3- and 4-year old children
  • Classes Tuesday through Friday
  • Bilingual program (Spanish and English)
  • Prepares children for kindergarten by implementing a developmentally
    appropriate active learning curriculum
  • Support for literacy and math skills
  • Strong home/school connection
  • Parent workshops
  • Partnership with Monterey Bay Aquarium
  • Raising a Reader Lending Library Program
  • Healthy Beginnings Nutritional & Physical Activity Curriculum
  • Second Step Social Emotional Curriculum
  • Healthy snack provided

Call today for more information and to enroll your child: (831) 688-3802 or (831) 724-3885

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Child and Family Development Programs
225 Westridge Drive
Watsonville, CA 95076