About Gilbert Public Schools Preschool Programs
At Gilbert Public Schools we offer a range of preschool programs where young children learn social skills in real time, in a supportive environment, surrounded by qualified staff. At GPS we believe that high-quality preschool programs nurture warm relationships among children, teachers, and parents.
Explore the variety of GPS Preschool Programs which all offer flexibility, choice, affordability, and fun for your child!
Registration for the 2022-2023 school year is closed
Registration for the 2023-2024 school year opened November 1, 2022
Building Blocks Preschool Program Overview
Building Blocks Preschool Program is designed to help prepare young children for Kindergarten by promoting confidence within an elementary school environment.
Kindergarten Prep Preschool Program Overview
Kindergarten Prep is a 20 student program taught by a certified teacher with a classroom assistant, designed to give your child a jump start on becoming a prepared and eager Gilbert Public Schools student ready for the rigors of Kindergarten! Kindergarten Prep curriculum focuses on literacy and academic content in an intentionally developed preschool environment. It is aligned with the Arizona Department of Education Early Learning Standards, and is supplemented with: Fundations, Handwriting Without Tears, We Thinkers! Social-Emotional curriculum, STEM and Unplugged Coding activities.
TOYBOX Early Learning Center Program Overview
TOYBOX Early Learning Center is a program established as a laboratory setting on high school campuses incorporating a full teaching curriculum. All lessons are objective driven, guided play, and designed using the Arizona Early Learning Standard.
Advantage Preschool (formerly Amanecer) Program Overview
Advantage Preschool (formerly Amanecer) is a guided play program aligned with the Arizona Department of Education Early Learning Standards with a focus on critical thinking skills and social-emotional development.
Preschool Screening: Early Intervention & Developmental Delays Information
Preschool Immunizations Information
Preschool Online Enrollment Steps (Registration, Payment, & Annual Update Information)
Contact Gilbert Public Schools Community Education Office
Office Hours: Monday–Thursday 8:00 am–4:30 pm & Friday 8:00 am–12:00 pm (closed Fridays in June/July)
Note: Gilbert Public Schools Community Education Department has computer terminals available to use at our office at 6839 East Guadalupe Road in Mesa, Arizona, for preschool enrollment for families without online access.
Directory of Preschools Offered by School Location
|Ashland Ranch Elementary||1945 S. Ashland Ranch, Gilbert, AZ||4||X||X|
|Augusta Ranch Elementary||9430 E. Neville Ave, Mesa, AZ||X|
|Boulder Creek Elementary||8045 E. Portobello, Mesa, AZ||X|
|Burk Elementary||545 N. Burk Street, Gilbert, AZ||X|
|Campo Verde High||3870 S. Quartz St., Gilbert, AZ||X|
|Canyon Rim Elementary||3045 S. Canyon Rim, Mesa, AZ||4||X||X|
|Carol Rae Elementary||3777 E. Houston Avenue, Gilbert, AZ||3 & 4||X|
|Desert Ridge High||10045 E. Madero Ave., Mesa, AZ||X|
|Finley Farms Elementary||375 South Columbus Drive, Gilbert, AZ||3 & 4|
|Gilbert Elementary||175 W. Elliot Rd., Gilbert, AZ||3 & 4, Spanish Immersion||X|
|Gilbert High||1101 E. Elliot Rd., Gilbert, AZ||X|
|Greenfield Elementary||2550 E. Elliot Rd., Gilbert, AZ||X|
|Harris Elementary||1820 S. Harris Dr., Mesa, AZ||X|
|Highland High||4301 E. Guadalupe Rd., Gilbert, AZ||X|
|Highland Park Elementary||230 N. Cole Dr., Gilbert, AZ||X||X|
|Islands Elementary||245 McQueen Road, Gilbert, AZ||4|
|Meridian Elementary||3900 S. Mountain Rd., Mesa, AZ||3 & 4||X||X|
|Mesquite Elementary||1000 E. Mesquite Rd., Gilbert, AZ||3 & 4||X|
|Mesquite High||500 S. McQueen Rd., Gilbert, AZ||X|
|Neely Traditional Academy||500 E. Houston Ave., Gilbert, AZ||X|
|Oak Tree Elementary||505 W. Houston Ave., Gilbert, AZ||X|
|Patterson Elementary||1211 E. Guadalupe Rd., Gilbert, AZ||X|
|Pioneer Elementary||1535 N. Greenfield Rd., Gilbert, AZ||X|
|Playa del Rey Elementary||550 N. Horne St., Gilbert, AZ||3 & 4||X|
|Quartz Hill Elementary||3680 S. Quartz Street, Gilbert, AZ||X||X|
|Settler's Point Elementary||423 E. Settlers Point Dr., Gilbert, AZ||X|
|Sonoma Ranch Elementary||601 N. Key Biscayne Drive, Gilbert, AZ||3 & 4||X|
|Spectrum Elementary||2846 S. Spectrum Way, Gilbert, AZ||3 & 4||X||X|
|Superstition Springs Elementary||7125 E. Monterey Avenue, Mesa, AZ||3 & 4||X||X|
|Towne Meadows Elementary||1101 N. Recker Rd., Gilbert, AZ||X|
|Val Vista Lakes Elementary||1030 N. Blue Grotto Dr., Gilbert, AZ||X||X|