Preschool Options

  • Everett Public Schools offers two preschool options within the district:

    • Developmental Preschool for children ages 3 to 5 who have been identified through Child Find as having a developmental delay or disability. For more information, please see the Child Find information page.
    • ECEAP, a free preschool program funded by the state of Washington. It serves low-income families and children who have environmental and developmental risk factors. For more information, please see the ECEAP information page.



    For other preschool options, you may wish to contact:

    Child Care Aware of Washington

    Child Care Aware provides information about licensed preschool and child care programs in our area.  They may be reached at 1-800-446-1114. Their Resource Specialists will assist you in your search free of charge.

    Or use their online database of all licensed child care programs in Snohomish County and across the state of Washington at

    Head Start

    Head Start is a federally funded free preschool program for children and families. 
    Head Start is designed to foster healthy development in low-income children.  Program grantees and delegate agencies deliver a range of services, responsive and appropriate to each child's and each family's heritage and experience, that encompass all aspects of a child's development and learning.
    Head Start Location within Everett Public School's Boundaries:
    Tomorrow's Hope
    5910 Evergreen Way
    Everett, WA 98203
    For program information and more site locations, call Snohomish County Head Start at 425-712-9000 or visit their website.