ELC Eligibility

  • Ages served

    MPCSD Early Learning Center is licensed under the California Department of Social Services to provide childcare for children ages 2.9 - 5 years old.  We accept children born by December 1st of the school year and children must be toilet trained before the first day of school.


    2019-20 Enrollment Priorities

    • Priority 1 –Current ELC students and their siblings


    • Priority 2 - MPCSD Residents and children eligible for the Tinsley Voluntary Transfer Program who qualify for an Early Learning Center scholarship and whose siblings attend MPCSD schools


    • Priority 3 - MPCSD Staff (children of ELC staff will receive first priority among staff)


    • Priority 4 - Community - Children who live outside of the MPCSD boundaries


    • Priority 5- Children whose families apply after February 15, 2019


    Spaces will be distributed as follows:

    • 75% Full fee spaces
    • 25% Scholarship spaces