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Preschool Guide

We all want our children to learn and grow in a safe and loving environment. When it’s time for your child to start attending preschool, there are SO MANY wonderful schools in our area to choose from. To make it easier for you to see your options, we have created our comprehensive list of Scottsdale Preschools. Read about some of our sponsored schools and take a look at the tabs below for all of the schools in our area.


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SMB Sponsored Preschools

Children's Learning Adventure

Children’s Learning Adventure (CLA) offers the highest-quality infant, toddler, preschool and pre-kindergarten, before and after school, holiday and summer camp programs for ages six weeks to 12 years old. Children’s Learning Adventure’s STEAM-based curriculum ensures daily exposure to science, technology, engineering, art, and mathematics through a multiple learning environments approach. In addition to a primary homeroom, CLA provides daily small group instruction in specialty classrooms to provide authentic learning activities. Students will apply the knowledge they learned in homeroom in specialty classrooms, such as practicing math skills by measuring ingredients in a culinary class.

14775 N. Scottsdale Rd.
Scottsdale, AZ 85260


Christ Church School

Educating the WHOLE child – Mind . . .Heart . . . Spirit. Christ Church School is committed to delivering affordable and high-quality private education programs that build the foundation for a lifetime of successful learning experiences. CCS is proud to serve families in Scottsdale, Paradise Valley, and Phoenix. We offer educational programs for students 16 months through 4th Grade. They invite you to tour their beautiful campus and look forward to partnering with you in the academic, spiritual, and social development of your child!

4015 E. Lincoln Drive
Paradise Valley, AZ  85253

(602) 381-9906

New Covenant Lutheran School

Offering both half day and full day preschool programs, New Covenant Lutheran School is a place where students will be introduced to academics through a variety of appropriate lessons. Students will have instruction based on early learning common core skills, as well as Spanish lessons, Bible enrichment and weekly Chapel time. 

15152 North Frank Lloyd Wright Boulevard
Scottsdale AZ 85260

(480) 391-1264

Rancho Solano Preparatory School

Rancho Solano’s Early Learning Center is carefully designed to be a supportive environment with quality curriculum, assessment and instruction. Teachers provide students with a play-oriented environment that supports interactive and discussion based lessons. Students at Rancho Solano feel safe, loved, engaged and inspired. 

5656 E Greenway
Scottsdale, AZ 85254

(602) 996-7002

Scottsdale Children's Institute

The Scottsdale Children’s Institute (SCI) is a new, inclusive kindergarten readiness program located in North Scottsdale. SCI aims to prepare children ages 2-6, both with and without disabilities, to be successful in kindergarten. SCI’s highly trained teachers implement evidence-based curricula and deliver highly effective instruction in the areas of reading, writing, mathematics, social skills, play skills, language development, and more! Insurance, private pay, and ESA fund options are accepted (some limitations apply). 

22555 N. Miller Rd, Suite 110
Scottsdale, AZ, 85258


Scottsdale United Methodist Cooperative Preschool

Established in 1965, Scottsdale United Methodist Cooperative Preschool and Kindergarten is committed to providing a rich learning experience. The skilled faculty and staff emphasize play, enrichment through new experiences, family involvement, and sense of community in a safe and nurturing environment. They respect each family’s uniqueness, foster each child’s individuality, and empower families to be active participants in their children’s education and development. Additionally, being a cooperative preschool, they provide parents a unique participatory role, thereby allowing families to learn more about their young children, watch them grow, and actively share in their learning.
4140 North Miller Road
Scottsdale, AZ
(480) 946-0570

S.E.E.K. Early Learning Center

S.E.E.K. Early Learning Center is an early education center staffed with highly qualified professionals dedicated to providing students and families with a safe, nurturing, and inclusive learning environment. They are associated with S.E.E.K. Arizona which gives them access to more resources than most schools to enhance the student’s educational journey. These resources include therapy animals, board certified behavior analysts (BCBA), speech-language pathologists, and occupational therapists. They are also a voluntary participant in the Quality First Program. To find out more or book your tour, visit their website below.
1848 N 52nd St.
Phoenix, AZ 85008
(480) 902-0771

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