Location: 2276 Calle Barcelona, Carlsbad, CA 92009 | Phone: 760-436-2797 Admissions.lcvpk@gmail.com

La Costa Valley Preschool and Kindergarten

We encourage creativity and self expression. Our school’s mission is to provide a nurturing, safe, enriching learning environment for children. Through academic based and whole child learning experiences we seek to foster their inborn sense of wonder as they explore, create, make friends and conquer the many academic tasks before them.

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Early Learning Exploring Concepts

A place where academics, natural curiosity and imagination lead to exploration and discovery placing your child on solid footing on their educational path.
Registration now open for La Costa Valley Preschool and Kindergarten Kindergarten/1st Grade Boot Camp and Kindergarten & Transitional Kindergarten - enroll today

Admissions - School Tours - Whole Child Based Learning

Inquire About Enrollment at La Costa Valley Preschool and Kindergarten *Class Size is Limited- Early registration is suggested.

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Testimonial – Review: My son attends La Costa Valley Preschool and Kindergarten, and is in the Butterfly classroom with Ms. Rita. The school is absolutely beautiful, and feels quaint and homey. The staff is outstanding and provides a warm and caring environment for the children. My son adores Miss Rita, whose classroom is simply magical. He loves going to school everyday. He has flourished in her classroom, and the knowledge he brings back on a daily basis delights us….  Read our parent testimonials

Lindor S.

Academic Programs Preschool To Kindergarten

Preschool - Kindergarten Preparatory

Year Round Preschool - Kindergarten Preparatory

Preschool – Kindergarten Preparatory program for children 2-6 years is offered. We offer a flexible school schedule for your preschool, pre-kindergarten child. You may choose 2, 3, or 5 days a week based on your personal schedule & needs. Half-day or customized program schedules may be selected during our school hours of 7:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

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Kindergarten & Transitional Kindergarten Academy - early entry and transitional kindergarten

Kindergarten & Transitional Kindergarten Academy

Our Kindergarten & Transitional Kindergarten Academy is a two-year early-literacy based program that is available for children not meeting the California kindergarten age requirement of 5 years old by September 1st.  Enrollment in our program is for children who have demonstrated academic and social readiness.

Kindergarten & Transitional Kindergarten Academy

Kindergarten - August thru June session

Kindergarten - Aug - June

Our kindergarten program is approved by The California Department of Education, Department of Social Services and is nationally accredited for children turning 5 years old by September 1st that demonstrate the developmental and academic readiness skills necessary for classroom and personal success. Our kindergarten program follows a traditional  August thru June schedule.

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Specialty Enrichment Programs

At La Costa Preschool and Kindergarten we also offer a specialty enrichment classes where your kids can study and learn Spanish, Art, Athletics, Funastics to Computer and Yoga. Our Fun Enrichment Programs are open to children from the community as well as La Costa’s current student body.


Spanish Class

Spanish Class for Kids.  Fun and engaging,  your kids will love learning Spanish through whole child learning via art, music, games and vocabulary play.


Athletics & Sports

In our athletic program students will learn the basic fundamentals and mechanics of 9 different sports while also building self-confidence, practicing teamwork and more.


Gym On a Bus

Zip, balance, climb and play,  Gym on a bus is a full size air-conditioned child size gym.

Enrichment Classes

Open to all kids 2-6 years old, community or students alike.

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Admissions & Registration

At La Costa Valley Preschool & Kindergarten we believe the best time to start preschool is when the family is ready to start; that’s why we offer a year-round program. We make it convenient for families to enroll at any time, provided there is space and we are the best fit for your family.

Tuition Assistance: Outreach & Military Families

We provide information and resources for families who meet certain financial guidelines as well as for our active Military families we work with NACCRA, CCR&RS  .

Parents & Student Corner

Exciting Faculty News- Meet Ms. Mary

Ms. Mary has joined us and will be working with our Butterfly classroom team as a supervising lead teacher. Ms. Mary will be working part time through July and then begin full time in August. Ms. Rita, Ms. Juanita and Ms. Kathy are  looking forward to collaborating...

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Exciting Faculty News- Meet Ms. Mary

Ms. Mary has joined us and will be working with our Butterfly classroom team as a supervising lead teacher. Ms. Mary will be working part time through July and then begin full time in August. Ms. Rita, Ms. Juanita and Ms. Kathy are  looking forward to collaborating...

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About La Costa Valley Preschool and Kindergarten

We look at early childhood learning as a whole child educational experience. From inspiring creativity, expression and health to helping students develop an interest and excitement in building their educational foundation for ongoing school success.

La Costa Valley Preschool and Kindergarten - School in Carlsbad CA

Accredited Learning

Opening in 1991, our school is accredited by the Academy of Early Childhood Programs. The Academy is a division of the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC). the nation’s largest organization of early childhood programs.

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Teachers & Staff

All the teachers and staff love nurturing and growing young minds with the goal of helping our students achieve and succeed in their educational careers but also at the same time nurture their “whole person growth” though enrichment experiences .

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 School Location

2276 Calle Barcelona

Carlsbad CA 92009

Phone: 760-436-2797

School Hours: 7:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

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