State Preschool

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Main Office

(209) 556-1545
4295 Central Ave.
Ceres, CA 95307


Contacts
Director
Mary Lisa Gonzales

Assistant Director
Christine Cardoso

Office Manager
Cecilia Padilla

Secretary 
Marisol Pantoja 

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2021-2022 Contact list

Other Resources
Watch the Video Preschool Orientation Video






Ceres State Preschool

The Preschool Office is open to the
public weekdays from 8 am to 4 pm. 

Registration for the 2021-2022
school year begins on April 26, 2021.



CERES PRESCHOOL IS NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS
ONLINE FOR THE 2020-2021 SCHOOL YEAR
Click Here to Apply Now!

CERES PREESCOLAR AHORA ESTÁ ACEPTANDO SOLICITUDES
EN LÍNEA PARA EL AÑO ESCOLAR 2020-2021

 
In person applications are also accepted by
appointment. 

Steps to apply in person: 


1
Click Here OR
call our office at: (209) 556-1545.

2
Please complete a registration application prior to your appointment. You can pick one up at our office located at: 4295 Central Ave. Ceres, CA. 95307 Bld. C-3 or You can print the application below
 
Printer Icon Print English Application-
Imprima la solicitud en Español 

Incomplete applications will not be accepted.

Visitors must wear a protective face mask.


admission

First Priority: Three and four-year-old children who are recipients of child protective services or who have been determined to be neglected, abused or exploited or at risk.

Second Priority: Eligible four-year-old's. Children who will have their fourth birthday on or before December 1 of the fiscal year in which they are enrolled, in the following order:
(1) Eligible children who were enrolled in CSPP as a three-year-old child.

(2) Children whose families have the lowest income ranking based on the most recent Schedule of Income Ceiling eligibility table at the time of enrollment.
(3) When two or more families have the same income ranking, according to the most recent Schedule of Income Ceiling eligibility table, the child with exceptional needs will be admitted first.
(4) If there are no families with children with exceptional needs, the family that has been on the waiting list for the longest time shall be admitted first.

Third Priority: Eligible three-year-old: Children who will have their third birthday on or before December 1 of the fiscal year in which they are enrolled, in the order described in section 1-4.

Fourth Priority: Children whose families have adjusted monthly incomes that are no more than 15 percent over the 85 percent of the state median income threshold, limited to 10 percent of total contract enrollment. Priority is given to four-year-old children before three-year-old children.

Fifth Priority: Over-income families whose children has exceptional needs. Priority is given to four-year-old children before three-year-old children.
Sixth Priority: Four-year-old children whose families reside within the school boundaries of a qualified FRPM school.


Income Ceiling Eligibility Table



Before coming in please:

 Complete and review your application and

come prepared with the documentation listed below.

Scroll down for more information!

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Ceres Preschool Times & Locations

Morning: 
8:00am to 11:15am 
Afternoon: 12:00pm to 3:15pm 

 Carroll Fowler Elementary -  
2611 Garrison St, Ceres, CA 95307
 Caswell Elementary -  1800 N Central Ave, Ceres, CA 95307
 Don Pedro Elementary -  2300 Don Pedro Rd, Ceres, CA 95307
 La Rosa Elementary -  2800 Eastgate Blvd, Ceres, CA 95307
 Lucas Elementary -  3500 Rose Ave, Ceres, CA 95307
Patricia Kay Beaver Elementary School 4927 Central Ave, Ceres, CA 95307
 Virginia Parks Elementary -  1021 Moffett Rd, Modesto, CA 95351
 Walter White Elementary -  2904 6th St, Ceres, CA 95307
  *Westport Elementary -  5218 S Carpenter Rd, Modesto, CA 95358
*Westport morning class is from 8:15am to 11:30am


Our office is located at: 4295 Central Ave. Ceres, CA, 95307
Office Hours: Monday - Friday | 8:00 AM to 4 PM


Handbook
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       There are no transportation services for the Preschool Program.
Ceres Preschool Classrooms