Frequently Asked Questions - Prekindergarten

Frequently Asked Questions

How old does my child need to be to qualify for PreKindergarten?

Children must be at least 3 years old on or before December 1 of the academic year in which they wish to enroll.

How do I know if I qualify for subsidized tuition?

Please call the Early Education Enrollment Office under Contact Us to find out if you qualify.

If I have applied through Early Learning SF (, do I still need to turn in a separate application to SFUSD?


If I live OR work outside of San Francisco, can I still apply my child for SFUSD PreK?


Do I need to provide address verification to enroll in SFUSD PreK?


We're here to help.

If you have more questions, please contact the SFUSD Early Education Enrollment Office at one of two locations:

1520 Oakdale Avenue, Room 30
San Francisco, CA 94124

Civic Center
555 Franklin Street, Room 100EED
San Francisco, CA 94102

This page was last updated on December 1, 2022