Stockton Unified School District

Early Childhood Education/School Readiness Department

(209) 933-7380
(209) 469-7291

Families must meet income eligibility requirements.


Stockton Unified School District's Early Childhood Education/School Readiness Department operates 53 State funded preschool classes, 37 Head Start classes, and three First 5 classes. Stockton Unified uses Frog Street curriculum and offers a program where children can develop intellectually, socially, physically and emotionally in a nurturing setting.

The Raising a Reader Take Home Book program is offered in many classes. SUSD offers many services to children and families enrolled in the preschool program.

These services include:

  • Health and dental screenings
  • Nutrition and healthy lifestyle programs
  • Social services case management
  • Behavioral intervention services
  • Summer bridge programs.

First 5 funded classes are located at Fillmore, Henry, and Hong-Kingston Elementary Schools. Families must live within the school attendance zone to attend these preschools.

If you are interested in enrolling your child in one of the programs listed above, please contact the SUSD Early Childhood School Readiness Department located at 1144 East Channel Street, Stockton, CA 95205 (209) 933-7380. ext 1358 or 1353.

Monday through Friday 7:30 a.m to 4:00 p.m.
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1144 East Channel Street
Stockton, CA  95205
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