Preparing All Students for Success in College and Career

Early Childhood Programs

SAUSD offers a variety of programs to meet the needs of early childhood students

For more information on any of the Early Childhood programs, contact:

Keely Orlando

Early Childhood Education Director



Kinder Readiness

The mission of the Kinder Readiness Program (KRP) is to ensure that children enter Kindergarten healthy and ready to learn in a standards based educational environment.


Pre-Kindergarten and Family Literacy


State Pre-School

State Preschool is a state funded Preschool program administered by the Santa Ana Unified School District. Our goal is to prepare children for Kindergarten. This program serves children from 3 to 5 years of age. 


Head Start

Head Start is a Pre-Kindergarten program administered by the Santa Ana Unified School District to prepare children for Kindergarten. This program serves children from eligible families ages 3 to 5 years old.

For more information on Head Start, contact:

Charlotte Ervin

Head Start Coordinator