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PreSchool Family

Registration for the fall is now open, check out the classes offered here.

We now have tours scheduled in July. Sign up for a tour here or sign up to chat with one of our teachers.

If you have questions about enrolling in our fall classes or would like information about PSF, please contact the PreSchool Family office at Greendell on 650 856 0833 or email fgersh@pausd.org. Our office is currently closed for the summer break. We will reopen on July 30.

Our Program

PreSchool Family is a parent education program serving families with children ages birth through five years. The program began in 1946 and is part of the Palo Alto Adult School under the auspices of the Palo Alto Unified School District (you do not need to be a resident of Palo Alto to attend PSF). The program is designed to offer parents an opportunity to learn about parenting and to actively participate in their child's education. For children, the program offers a developmentally appropriate, play-based, educational experience.

Our Mission

To serve parents and young children in a way that nurtures, respects and educates each individual in a developmentally appropriate environment in order to build strong families and communities.

Our Philosophy

PreSchool Family serves parents and young children in a way that nurtures, respects and educates each individual in a developmentally appropriate environment. Our program welcomes preschool children from all families, cultures, and religions. Each child and parent is treated with respect for their individuality and unique potential.