Early Learning Programs

Sunshine Kids Programs

Now Accepting Applications for Enrollment

Sunshine Kids Preschool - 1721 W. 10th Street

Enrollment Form ~ Formulario de inscripción

Sunshine Kids Bilingüe

Flyer - English Folleto - Español

Call Teresa Manzo, Administrative Assistant, for more information - (541) 506-2242

Early Learning Department Handbook -COVID-19 Procedures

Columbia Gorge ESD Early Learning:

  • aligns with Oregon’s Early Learning and Kindergarten Guidelines for school readiness and is based on early learning theory. 

  • serves both preschool and pre-kindergarten children of all abilities. 

  • supports parents and families.

  • is an inclusive program following the Learning Experiences and Alternative Program for preschoolers and parents (LEAP) preschool model. 

  • offers dual language development and strategies that support dual language learners.

  • provides an enjoyable and fun learning environment and supports children’s social and emotional needs.

Delays and Closure Information

We follow the North Wasco County School District delays and closure schedule.

Class Information

Sunshine Kids Preschool
AM Classes are Monday through Friday

8:45 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.

PM Classes are Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday
12:45 p.m. to 3:45 p.m.

Sunshine Kids Bilingüe
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday
9:00 a.m. to 3:15 p.m.
Wednesdays 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

2022/2023 School Calendar


Letter to Parents (English/Spanish

October Newsletter (English/Spanish)

Links & Resources

Early Learning Preschool Handbook

Early Learning Staff

Web Resources

Operational Blueprint

Sunshine Kids Preschool / Wasco County

Early Intervention/ Early Childhood Special Education