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Degrazia Preschool Students

Early Childhood Education: Preschool & Pre-K

Affordable full & half-day sessions. Safe, nurturing, and fun!

Early Childhood Education Centers (ECE) are tuition-funded and licensed early learning facilities available for three-year-old children (preschool at theDeGrazia Elementary, Roadrunner Elementary, Estes Elementary, and Picture Rocks Elementary School) and four-year-old children (Pre-K at multiple locations listed below). Children participate in small/large group activities as well as enrichment learning activities that promote development in the arts and large motor skills. The Arizona Early Learning Standards are followed to prepare children for kindergarten.

  • Licensed by AZ Dept. of Health Services
  • AZ Dept. of Economic Security Approved
  • AZ Early Childhood Learning Standards
  • Age-Appropriate Engaging Activities
  • Cognitive, Social, Emotional, and Developmentally Appropriate
  • Lunch available for purchase
  • Partners with Quality First program 

Preschool: 3-year-old sites:

DeGrazia Elementary
Estes Elementary School
Picture Rocks Elementary (Opening Aug 2024)
Roadrunner Elementary School

Child must be 3 by August 1, 2024 and must be fully toilet trained.  

Pre-K: 4-year-old sites:

Coyote Trail Elementary
DeGrazia Elementary
Dove Mountain CSTEM K-8
Estes Elementary
Gladden Farms Elementary
Ironwood Elementary 
Picture Rocks Elementary
Quail Run Elementary
Roadrunner Elementary
Rattlesnake Ridge Elementary

Child must be 4 by August 1, 2024 and must be fully toilet trained. Preschool calendar is on the last page of the parent handbook.

Preschool Calendar

All Early Childhood Education Centers follow the MUSD school year calendar; therefore, the program is closed when MUSD schools are closed.

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Preschool Handbook

Click below to open and/or download the current Preschool handbook in PDF format.

First page of the PDF file: Preschool