Part of Apple Valley United School District's state-funded Early Childhood Education program offering free preschool education to qualifying residents. Program is located at Mariana Academy. Students follow a curriculum that encourages learning through play and daily learning centers include hands-on activities that teach literacy, music, reading, math, outdoor play, science, art, and life skills. The primary goal is to ensure that children participate in an early education program that prepares them for success in elementary school. Children may enroll in morning or afternoon programs.