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Contacts


Mary Lisa Gonzales, Director

Maria Ruiz, Supervisor

Cecilia Padilla, Secretary


Main Office
209-556-1545
2611 Garrison Ave.
Ceres, CA 95307
(Entrance on Moffett Rd.)





                                     
    State Preschool Program   

    • Children 3 to 5 years old (Must be 3 by September 1st of the current school year)

    • Priority is based on age and income guidelines, not on a first-come, first-served basis

    • Eligibility extends only to families whose income is equal to or less than the amount shown
           
    • Priority is given to children who reside in the Ceres Unified School District attendance boundaries

           
              
         Required documentation for applying:

  • Birth Certificates for all children
  • Most recent income tax return and 3 month’s current income for each parent working
  • TANF(passport to services) or SSI Statement (if applicable)
  • Immunizations
  • 2 Proof of address
  • Copy of IEP/IFSP (if applicable)

 

Schedule of Income Ceilings (70 percent SMI) for Initial Certification

Family Size

Family Monthly Income

Family Yearly Income

1-2

$4,173

$50,077

3

$4,502

$54,027

4

$5,256

$63,083

5

$6,098

$73,177

6

$6,939

$83,270

7

$7,096

$85,163

8

$7,254

$87,055

9

$7,412

$88,948

10

$7,570

$90,840

11

$7,727

$92,733

12

$7,885

$94,625


Schedule of Income Ceilings (85 percent SMI) for Recertification

Family Size

Family Monthly Income

Family Yearly Income

1-2

$5,067

$60,808

3

$5,467

$65,604

4

$6,383

$76,601

5

$7,404

$88,857

6

$8,426

$101,113

7

$8,617

$103,412

8

$8,809

$105,709

9

$9,000

$108,008

10

$9,192

$110,305

11

$9,383

$112,604

12

$9,575

$114,902



Preschool sites include
:
 Carroll Fowler Elementary, Caswell Elementary, Don Pedro Elementary, La Rosa Elementary, Lucas Elementary, Virginia Parks Elementary, Walter White Elementary, and Westport Elementary.

For more information call 209-556-1545

  



There are no transportation services for the
Preschool Program.