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Preschool Programs

State Preschool Enrollment

Children who are 2 years, 9 months of age are eligible to attend the State Preschool. Enrollment of qualified children is on a first-come, first-served basis.

Enrollment in the State Preschool Half-Day Program is based on income.

Enrollment in the State Preschool Full-Day and Super-Day programs is based on income and need for child care.

All enrollment is conducted at the State Preschool Program Office.

Documentation required for enrollment includes:

  • Proof of Immunizations
  • Recent physical examination results
  • Proof of family income
  • Birth certificates for all children in the family
  • Proof of need for child care (Full and Super Day only)


Preschool Site Staff Directory


Castroville Elementary School

  • Full-Day State Preschool - Carrie Triano, Teacher  831 632-2613  
  • Super Day State Preschool - Juanita Vargas, Teacher  831 632-0683  jvargas@nmcusd.org


Echo Valley Elementary School


Elkhorn Elementary School

  • Half-Day State Preschool - Jennifer Dubose, Teacher  831 633-3135 
  • Full-Day State Preschool - Jeannette Jimenez, Teacher  831 633-8227  jjimenez@nmcusd.org


Prunedale Elementary School

  • Half-Day State Preschool - Leila Stoke, Teacher  831 663-5289  lstoke@nmcusd.org
  • Full-Day State Preschool - TBA, Teacher  831 663-6129  
  • Parent Participation Coop Preschool - Kristina Torres (831) 663-2187 ktorres@nmcusd.org


Castro Plaza Family Resource Center


Central Office Staff Directory


Castro Plaza Family Resource Center

10601 McDougall Street

Castroville, CA 95012

831 633-5975

FAX 831 633-5981


Noemy Loveless, Director



Rachel Tostado Yung, Secretary/Translator



Adriana Dominguez, Community Liaison

831 633-5977



Kristina Torres, First Five Coordinator



Laura Garcia, Parents as Teachers Instructor