Early Childhood Development and Education

Barbara Scholl, Director
Michele Wilson Manos, Assistant Director
Lynnette Turner, Administrative Assistant
 Julia Longstaff, Office Specialist
15250 Avenue of Science, San Diego  CA  92128
Registration Information: 858-521-2846 ♦ General Information: 858-521-2847 ♦ FAX:  858 485-1937

2020-2021 Registration will begin on 2/1/2020 right here by submitting a Registration Request.  Waitlists do not rollover each year.  If you are currently on a waitlist you will need to submit a new request on 2/1. 

2019-2020 Registration Information

How to register:

Submit Registration Request form.  CLICK HERE!

  • The Registration Request form for each school year becomes LIVE on February 1st.  Waitlists do not rollover.
  • The Registration Request form provides basic student information and a 1st and 2nd choice of preschool class.
  • See below to choose your site preference and program option (part day, full day, parent participation, etc.).
  • This is a request only, not an actual registration. If your child is selected by our lottery, a link to our enrollment packet will be sent to you.
We are still taking Registration Requests.  
  • We will continue to fill vacancies from the registration requests through the Fall as spots become available. 
  • Priority is given to returning students, siblings of students who attended a PUSD preschool and 4 year olds within the PUSD boundaries.  
  • No longer accepting waitlist entries:  Adobe Bluffs, Creekside, Del Sur, Design 39 Full Day, Monterey Ridge, Valley 3's and 4's, Westview and Willow Grove​
  • If you received a notification that your child is on a waitlist, you will remain on the waitlist unless you tell us otherwise.
  • ​We will continue to fill vacancies from the waitlist and families will be notified by email if selected.  

Preschool is designed to be a two-year path prior to entering Transitional Kindergarten or Kindergarten. The following chart is helpful to determine enrollment in Preschool.  Children need to be 3 years old to enter preschool.
  3's Class  Birthdate on or between 12/3/15 to 12/2/16
  4's Class  Birthdate on or between 12/3/14 to 12/2/15
  3's Class           Birthdate on or between 9/2/16 and 12/2/16 can start on 3rd birthday  

Children whose 5th birthday between 9/2/19 and 12/2/19 will be eligible for Transitional Kindergarten.  See TK website for more information.


Parent Participation/Non Participation - License Exempt Information (click here): Chaparral, Deer Canyon, Del Norte, Del Sur, Garden Road, Morning Creek, Shoal Creek, Stone Ranch, Sunset Hills, Tierra BonitaTurtleback, Valley*,
Part-day starts August. 21, 2019 (4s), August 22, 2019 (3s)
*Valley Part-day starts August 2, 2019 (4s), August 1, 2019 (3s)
 Full Day: Adobe Bluffs,  Creekside, Del Norte*, Del Sur*, Design39C, Highland Ranch, Monterey Ridge*, Park Village*, Stone Ranch,  Rolling HillsWestview High*, Westwood,  Willow Grove*

10 month Full Day starts August 21, 2019
*12 month Full Day starts June 19, 2019, priority given to this start date 
State Preschool (registration starts in late April):  Del Norte, Los Penasquitos, Sundance, Pomerado, Rolling Hills, Valley

A Physician's Report is required for all Full Day classes.  Click here for a printable copy to take to your doctor.

TOURS:  To arrange to tour a school site, you must arrange your visit with the teacher by clicking on the link(s) below:
Adobe Bluffs Del Sur - Full Day Rolling Hills-Cormier Turtleback
Chaparral Del Sur - Part Day Rolling Hills-Nitti Hill Valley
Creekside Garden Road Rolling Hills (State-funded) Valley (State-funded 2)
D39C - Full Day                 Highland Ranch Shoal Creek Valley (State-funded 7)
D39C - Exp. Day
Los Penasquitos Stone Ranch - Part Day Westview
Deer Canyon Monterey Ridge Stone Ranch - Full Day Westwood
Del Norte -Full Day Morning Creek Sunset Hills Willow Grove - Exp. Day
Del Norte Part-day Park Village Tierra Bonita Willow Grove - Full Day
Del Norte HS (State-funded) Pomerado    
Preschool Staff Directory
Title Name Phone Email
Director Barbara Scholl 2851
Assistant Director Michele Wilson Manos 2855
Administrative Assistant Lynnette Turner 2847
Office Specialist Julia Longstaff 2846
Office Assistant II Marcella Flores 2231
Preschool Supervisor Regan Hartman
Preschool Supervisor Kristie Spillane

Billing Information
Accountant II Laura Attard 2233
Accounting Assistant Jackie Lin 2228

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