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Article 10 California Preschool Program. California State Preschool Program.   

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California State Preschool Education Program funds be directed at children of low-income families. Preschool classes may be operated by any public agency or any private agency which meets eligibility requirements Classes may be operated without regard to specific school sites, but preferably should be established in target areas to serve children who reside within the attendance areas of school eligible for ESEA, Title 1, or State Compensatory Education funds.

In order for children to be eligible for entrance into a State Preschool Education Program, the children must have reached their third birthday and have not yet reached the legally eligible age for kindergarten.

Authority Cited:

Education Code 54004-54005

Reference:

Education Code 8390