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!
Preschool registration is open for the 2020–2021 school year! In-person on-campus preschool will begin August 17th.
Our Building Blocks 3 and 4, Kindergarten-Prep, Toybox and Amanecer will be offered in-person on-campus with a range of preventative measures in place.
- Drop-off/pick-up provided with curbside procedures.
- Smaller class sizes are anticipated due to lower numbers
- Frequent breaks and washing of hands between rotations
- Within classes students stay in groups of five
- Regular hand washing and hand sanitizing stations available in every classroom
- Individually assigned manipulative and instructional materials, as possible
For an extensive list of preventative measures that will be in place on our elementary school campuses please visit our Preventative Measures On Campus page.
Kindergarten Prep Preschool Program Overview
New Traditional K-Prep for 2020–2021 has been added! 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
School Closure Screening Information
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||4||X|
|Campo Verde High||3870 S. Quartz St., Gilbert, AZ||X|
|Canyon Rim Elementary||3045 S. Canyon Rim, Mesa, AZ||3 & 4||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||4||X|
|Houston Elementary||500 E. Houston Ave., Gilbert, AZ||X||X|
|Islands Elementary||245 McQueen Road, Gilbert, AZ||4||X|
|Meridian Elementary||3900 S. Mountain Rd., Mesa, AZ||3 & 4||X|
|Mesquite Elementary||1000 E. Mesquite Rd., Gilbert, AZ||3 & 4||X|
|Mesquite High||500 S. McQueen Rd., 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||4||X|
|Settler's Point Elementary||423 E. Settlers Point Dr., Gilbert, AZ||4||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|