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Transitional Kindergarten/Kindergarten

Full-Day Kindergarten

Eader, Hawes, Moffett, Peterson, Smith, and Seacliff Elementary

For students who turn 5 on or before September 1

  • Students attend 5 days a week. Class ends the same time as grades 1-3.
  • A free standards-based, academic program taught by a credentialed teacher. Small group academic instruction in reading, writing, and math. Social studies and hands-on inquiry-based science. Developmental activities in creative learning centers, arts, and physical education.

For more information, please contact the Elementary School Office


Transitional Kindergarten (TK)

Hawes Elementary

Transitional Kindergarten (TK) is for students who turn 5 between September 2 and December 2

  • The first year of a two-year kindergarten program.
  • A free kindergarten standards-based academic program and aligned with the California Preschool Foundations. A year of preparation for students to have optimal success in kindergarten the following year.
  • Students attend 5 days a week. This is a full-day program.

For more information, please contact (714) 963-8302


Preppy Kindergarten (Preppy K)

Hawes Elementary

Preppy Kindergarten (Preppy K) is for students whose 5th birthday falls between July 1 and September 1, who may need the gift of time before starting kindergarten

  • The first year of a two-year kindergarten program.
  • A free developmental program taught by a credentialed teacher.
  • Founded upon kindergarten standards-based academic program and aligned with the California Preschool Foundations. A year of preparation for students to have optimal success in kindergarten the following year. Students attend 5 days a week. This is a full-day program.
  • Preppy Kindergarten enrollment is based on the space available. TK eligible birthdates are given priority.

For more information, please contact (714) 963-8302