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Preschool Programs

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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.  Priority is given to four year old children who attend the five-day program.  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 2018-2019 school year, please contact your school of residence.  

  

Families interested in enrolling their child in the half-day preschool program for the 2019-2020 school year are asked to go to the Child Development Program at their school of residence during the week of February 25 - March 1, 2019.  If you have questions, please contact the Site Supervisor at your school of residence. Please see below for program locations and phone numbers.

Families interested in enrolling their child for the full-day preschool programs at Emblem or Rosedell for the 2019-2020 school year are asked to go to their preferred site during the week of February 25 - March 1.  If you have questions, please contact Mary Gilbert, Site Supervisor, at Emblem (661) 294-5317, or Rosedell (661) 294-5337.

Locations & Programs 


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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. Priority is given to children who attend the five-day program.  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 income eligible 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.