About Us Board of Education Superintendent Deputy Superintendent District Map Locations and Services
Directory of Schools Bell Schedules School Boundaries My Address/My School School Accountability Report Cards Non Traditional Education Continuous Improvement
Business Services Communications Curriculum & Instruction Educational Technology Student Information System / Testing Educational Support Services Fiscal Services Human Resources Insurance Information Services Maintenance & Operations Nutrition Services Payroll CTE & Adult Education Special Education Student Services Teacher Effectiveness and Support Program Transportation Warehouse/Print Shop
Registration/Data Confirmation En Español Parent Workshops Calendars Teaching and Learning Digital Citizenship Graduation Requirements Military Resources Parent Portal Stay Connected The Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) Williams Settlement Academic Acceleration Recovery Centers Preschool Student/Parent Handbook Peachjar E-Flyers Parent Advisory Committees California School Dashboard School Messenger
Community Information LCAP Budget Bond Construction Program Developer Fees Required Postings Honorary Diploma Community Participation Stay Connected Programs School Safety and Security Information Partnerships Youth Success Week
Staff Calendars Employment CSEA Chapter 370 Pay Stub Online Aeries Support AESOP Canvas Login Secretary Handbook Teacher Portals Assessment Information Employee Safety Professional Learning


Welcome to Preschool!

Oceanside Unified School District hosts six state funded preschool sites at Del Rio, Libby, Mission, North Terrace, Santa Margarita, and Stuart Mesa Elementary Schools. In order to participate in the program, parents of enrolled children must meet income eligibility requirements as determined by the California Department of Education. Children enrolled in the program must live in the Oceanside Unified School District boundaries and be four years old on/or before September 1 of the current school year. 

Please do not register your preschool-aged child online.  You must fill out a preschool packet.

Preschool Registration

OUSD is accepting student applications for our 6 preschool programs located at Del Rio, Libby, Mission, North Terrace, Santa Margarita, and Stuart Mesa. 

Preschool classrooms have an 8:1 student to teacher ratio. All schools feature an instructional practice that is culturally and linguistically tailored to meet the social, emotional, physical and educational needs of each student. Children learn best in an environment with consistent limits they are allowed to make choices leading toward self-direction, independence, creativity and divergent thinking. Program activities include both active and quiet components, child-and teacher-directed tasks, group and individual work.

Applications will be available at all elementary schools and The Educational Support Services Bldg., 2080 Mission Avenue, Oceanside, 92058 beginning May 1st. ESS building hours are Monday through Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Registration dates: May 1st through May 31st.

State Funded Preschool Requirements:

The Oceanside Unified School District (OUSD) enrolls families in the State Preschool Program using criteria as required by the California Department of Education, Child Development Division Code.

  • Families must meet State Income Ceiling.
  • The child must be 4 years old on or before September 1, 2017.
  • Families must live within the Oceanside Unified School District boundaries.
  • Parent participates in the program one day (3 hours) per month

Registration Requirements:

Please submit an original and a copy of the following mandatory documents

  • Current proof of income (pay stubs for one month)
  • Proof of address (mortgage agreement, rental statement, or utility bill)
  • Certified Birth Certificate for child
  • Birth Certificates are required for children 18 years and younger in the family
  • Child’s up-to-date immunizations
  • Current negative TB test results for the child
  • Current negative TB test results for the parent/guardian (monthly participation)
  • Current child’s physical, not earlier than six months of start date (Feb. 15, 2017)

Schedule of Income Ceilings for Child Care and Development Programs

Family Size

Family Monthly Income

Family Yearly Income


































 Only complete registration packets will be processed.

Kasia Obrzut, Coordinator
Tel: 760-966-7813
Fax: 760-439-8095

Mona Gonzales, Administrative Assistant:
Tel: 760-966-7851


Educational Support Services
2080 Mission Avenue
Oceanside, CA 92058