Oregon Preschool Promise:
Oregon’s innovative free preschool program. Preschool Promise leverages a high-quality, local and culturally-relevant early education program and makes it available to children living at 200% of the poverty level.
The student schedule mirrors a full day student, 8-3 PM, four days a week (M, T, TH, F) with an early release on Wednesday at 11 am.
Students participate in a wide range of activities; early literacy and math, art, dramatic play centers, music as well as activities that support social emotional and motor skill development that prepare students for Kindergarten. Family collaboration is another key part of the program.
Class size is limited to 18 students that is supported by a teacher and an educational assistant.
If you would like to apply for the Preschool Promise, applications can be found HERE. Please fill out the linked application and drop it off at the Sandy Grade School Office on August 14th during our Preschool Recruitment Fair. The Recruitment Fair will be held from 10 am to 6 pm at Sandy Grade School for both Head Start and Preschool Promise.
Oregon Head Start Pre-Kindergarten:
Oregon Head Start Pre-Kindergarten (OPK) is a comprehensive high quality early childhood development program offering integrated services in:
- Education and Early Childhood Development
- Child Health and Nutrition
- Parent Education and Family Support
OPK programs serve children between the ages of three and five from families living at or below the federal poverty level.
OPK is a half day program operating Monday through Thursday. There are two morning classes and one afternoon class available.
Students participate in a wide range of activities; early literacy and math, art, dramatic play centers, music as well as activities that support social emotional and motor skill development that prepare students for Kindergarten.
Class size is limited to 18 students each supported by a teacher and an educational assistant.