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    A quality educational journey starts at a PVSchools preschool.

    A world of learning opportunities awaits your young learner at a PVSchools preschool.
    Space is limited – complete the inquiry form below and get started today.

What's Offered?

  • At PVSchools, our youngest learners receive the foundation and building blocks needed to prepare them for success in elementary school. PVSchools offers many preschool programs to fit the learning needs of your child because we know there isn’t a “one size fits all” model.

    Gifted Preschool

    PVSchools is one of the few public schools districts in the nation to offer Gifted Preschool. The program provides accelerated learning opportunities, embeds critical and creative thinking processes and integrates technology into daily instruction. Classes are taught by teachers who are Early Childhood Certified and hold a Gifted Endorsement.

    Montessori Preschool

    Children learn in a specially created environment designed to enhance and develop natural curiosity, creativity and intelligence. The class is taught by an experienced Montessori-certified teacher. Class size is limited to 22 students.

    Mini Scholars Preschool and Little Scholars Pre-K

    The Mini Scholars Preschool programs for 3-year-olds and Little Scholars Pre-Kindergarten programs for 4-year-olds. These programs guide students through hands-on and engaging activities to prepare them for academic success. Mini Scholars at Pinnacle Peak Preparatory is taught by a certified teacher and has a class size of 13, and the program at Pinnacle High School has a class size of 17.

    The Little Scholars classes are taught by certified teachers and have a maximum of 22 students in the class.

    Mandarin Chinese Enrichment Preschool

    Students in the Mandarin Enrichment preschool program at Whispering Wind Academy benefit from innovative programming using the Core Knowledge® Curriculum, play-based learning, and weekly instruction in Mandarin Chinese language and culture.


    What our parents say icon In the state of Arizona, The Paradise Valley Unified School District is the best preschool through 12th grade school district to meet my daughters’ diverse social confidence-building and academic achievement needs.
    - Tami A. Carpenter, parent


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Why Choose PVSchools?

    • Our preschool programs have been so successful that we have been able to add new programming offerings and additional locations.
    • Our teachers are 100 percent certified and highly qualified, and we have one of the highest concentrations of National Board Certified Teachers in the Valley.
    • 90 percent of parents* agree or strongly agree that the classroom learning activities are relevant and engaging.