a space for children to explore, grow, and flourish

Our Pre-K Programs nurture children and support healthy social-emotional and academic development.

Family Connections’ preschools are Early Learning San Francisco (ELS) centers with the SF Department of Early Childhood. Your family may be eligible to receive free or subsidized childcare and preschool, including ELS.

Learn more about Early Learning San Francisco and how to apply:

Excelsior: Full-day Pre-K Program

Mondays – Fridays, 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
5016 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA 94122

Portola: Full-day Pre-K Program

Mondays – Fridays, 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
2565 San Bruno Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94134

To inquire about enrollment in Pre-K, please complete the Interest Form using the button below.
Please contact us at prek@fccenters.org or 415.715.6746 for questions about Pre-K.

Program Information

  • Teacher-to-Child Ratio
    Low ratio, one teacher per ten children, for individualized instruction
  • Pre-K Curriculum
    • A play-based program that prepares children for kindergarten
    • Multilingual teachers lead activities in math, science, literacy, arts, and enrichment
    • Trips to local libraries, take-home books, and workshops support literacy education
  • Bright, Clean, & Dynamic Learning Spaces
    • Bathrooms and sinks located within the classroom
    • Outdoor space for children to run, explore, and engage in nature-based learning
    • Well-equipped space that supports different learning styles

Policies & Admission Information