Preschool Programs

Preschool Programs Overview

The CDP Fun for Threes and Fours Preschool Program is a community based early childhood program with goals to provide quality education and services for the families and children who are enrolled.  The preschool classrooms are licensed through the Department of Social Services, Community Care Licensing Division and serve children who reach four years of age by September 1st of the current school year.  If space permits, children who reach three years of age by September 1st of the current school year may also be enrolled.
 
If you are interested in enrolling your child for the 2017-2018 school year, please go to your school of residence the week of February 27 - March 3, to complete a Preschool Interest Card. 
 
Admission Policy
In accordance with the guidelines established by the Department of Social Services, Community Care Licensing Division, the following eligibility requirements have been established for the CDP Preschool Programs.

Fun for Threes & Fours

Saugus Union School District's Fun for Threes and Fours is an early childhood program that provides a developmentally based pre-academic curriculum that promotes the child's cognitive, social, emotional, and physical development in preparation for kindergarten.
  
If you are interested in enrolling your child for the 2016-2017 school year, please contact your school of residence for availability.
 

 
 
Admission Requirements
Children must be four years of age on or before September 1st of the current school year, toilet trained, and live within the SUSD boundary. If space permits, children who reach three years of age by September 1st of the current school year, and are toilet-trained may also be enrolled. Enrollment at each site is limited and is determined by lottery basis. Please contact the site supervisor of the Child Development Program at your home school. They will provide you with detailed registration information.
 
Emblem & Rosedell Full-Day Preschool Programs
The Saugus Union School District is now enrolling for full-day preschool at Emblem Academy & Rosedell Elementary . The programs are open from 6:30 - 6:00, Monday-Friday. We offer a two, three, or five-day option. If you are interested in more information, please contact Mary Gilbert at (661) 294-5317 or (661) 294-5337.
 
Contract Preschool Programs
A state preschool program option is available for three and four old children from low-income families. This program is contracted through the State Department of Education, Child Development Division and is available on the campuses of Cedarcreek, Rio Vista, and Santa Clarita Elementary Schools. For additional information, please contact the site supervisor of the Child Development Program at Cedarcreek (661) 294-5311, Rio Vista (661) 294-5331 or Santa Clarita (661) 294-5341.
 
Staff
Preschool Instructors are qualified and educated Early Childhood Education professionals, who provide a nurturing and safe environment for your children. Teachers are encouraged to continue their education and are given an opportunity to attend seminars and workshops to further develop their skills. Each site maintains a low adult to child ratio (1:8 - 1:12) per class. All programs adhere to Title 5 and Title 22 guidelines.
 
Program Hours
Fun For Three and Fours operates 3.5 hours per day Monday - Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. A multi-day option may be available.