• Early Learning

    Welcome to Scottsdale Unified School District's office of Early Learning & Community Education


    Families –

    Check out this incredible TED talk about the importance of supporting our children, especially in the first five years of life - How Every Child Can Thrive by 5


    NEW TODDLER CLASS FOR THE 23-24 SCHOOL YEAR - We are adding a Toddler class for children who turn 2 by 8/31/23. This class will be housed at Laguna Elementary School. Please click here for additional information about this program. 


    Please email earlylearning@susd.org if you have any questions.


Early Learning Registration for the 2023-24 School Year


    Early Learning Enrollment for the 23-24 School Year



    Preliminary Early Learning registration for the 23-24 school year has closed. 

    Please click here to see which schools have availability for the 23-24 school year. Enrollment is accepted on a first come, first serve basis. These enrollment numbers are updated each Monday. Please call our office 480-484-7900 to verify availability. 

    We accept walk in enrollment Monday-Friday 7:30-2:30 (we are closed from 12:00-12:30) 

    *Summer Hours: Monday-Thursday 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.* 


    Program age requirements -

    Toddler Program- Children must be 2 years old by Aug. 31. (This program is exclusively at Laguna)

    Pre-School - Children must be 3 by Aug 31. 

    Pre-Kindergarten - Children must be 4 by Aug. 31st. 

    Please email earlylearning@susd.org If you have any questions


    To finalize enrollment in our office, please see below for the documents and fees that are required at the time of enrollment

    To finalize enrollment, families need to come to our office at 7501 E. Oak St. Scottsdale, 85257.  We accept enrollments Monday-Friday 7:30-2:30. We are closed each day from 12:00-12:30 

    *Summer Hours: Monday-Thursday 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.*


    Please read this information very carefully. If you have any questions, please email  earlylearning@susd.org or call 480-484-7900


    STEP 1: Complete the online application for the 2023-24 school year at Synergy Online Enrollment Form, You will select “SUSD Preschool” under school selection. You do NOT select a school. Your child will be assigned to the school when you finalize enrollment, Please make sure to submit the application or else we won’t be able to see it on our end. Be sure to select the 23-24 school year.



    STEP 2 : Gather all of the required documents below & bring them to our office at 7501 E. Oak St Scottsdale 85257. - THESE ARE ALL REQUIRED DOCUMENTS


    • Your child’s original,  certified birth certificate: or a passport along with an affidavit explaining the inability to provide a copy of the birth certificate. (A.R.S. §15-828)

    • Current Immunization records

    • Proof of residency (i.e., rental agreement, escrow papers or utility bill from the last 30 days.) Proof of residency must be in the name of the student’s  legal parent or guardian

    • Parent/Guardian photo identification (Drivers’ license, passport, ID card).  

    •  Completed ADHS form which can be found here - https://www.susd.org/cms/lib/AZ50000436/Centricity/Domain/354/DHS_emergency-info-immunization-card.pdf ( Please print, complete, and bring to the office when you finalize enrollment) 

    • Guardianship/Custody documentation (if applicable)


    FOR TUITION BASED PROGRAMS - Please bring cash, check, or money order in the amount of $275 (this includes $75 registration fee and $200 toward Block 1 tuition. ***The balance of $530 for Block 1 Tuition will be due June 1, 2023)

    Payment - Tuition for Pre-School & Pre-K is $730/ block ( a block is 18 school days - essentially a month)

                       Tuition for the Toddler class is $1000/block


    FOR TITLE ONE SCHOOLS -  Please bring cash, check, or money order in the amount of $75 (There is no monthly tuition at Hohokam, Navajo, Pima, Tavan or Yavapai for families who live in the boundary of one of these elementary schools)



Gifted Cluster Pre-K classes

  • *Kiva, Redfield and Tavan offer gifted cluster Pre-K classes. The program offers the best of both worlds - a developmental learning environment with typical peers and small group interactions with like-minded peers.

    For additional information on our Pre-K cluster gifted programs, please click here.

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