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You are invited to learn about one of the best educational opportunities in Tucson – free all-day kindergarten. Tucson Unified School District presents Kindergarten Open House Week March 11-15, 2013, at elementary and K-8 schools in the district.
Hear what TUSD parents and students are saying about our programs in the videos below.
Kindergartners share what they love about free all-day-K at TUSD! (Click thumbnail below to launch video.)
Come meet teachers, tour schools, and discover how to launch your child's love of learning.
Several schools will host special Parent Nights, where you can be introduced to the unique features of the school and the educational opportunities offered there. See the Schedule of Open House Events for more information.
The benefits of early childhood education are numerous. One of the most important is that attending a quality kindergarten increases the probability of a child doing better in school and finishing high school.
Kindergarten provides your child the chance to:
Selecting a TUSD school means you are opening up an abundance of opportunities for your child. As the largest district in Southern Arizona, TUSD can offer more specialized learning environments, more programs, and more activities than any other district in the region. Such opportunities allow your child to thrive in a stimulating educational atmosphere.
TUSD has certified teachers, playgrounds that meet safety codes, and healthful breakfast and lunch options.
Additionally, TUSD offers transportation to and from school for eligible students. See the Transportation pages to learn more about our service and to determine eligibility. We encourage you to register your child by May 15 to ensure transportation on the first day of school (if your child is eligible for transportation).