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Gail NadalGail Nadal

ECE Director


Genet TelahunGenet Telahun

Program Administrator


Maria CardenasMaria Cardenas

Administrative Secretary



For additional information to register your child please contact Nicole Castrejon at 530.668.5160

Enrollment Brochure

For school locations check out our map.

Welcome to Our Early Education Program

Welcome to the Yolo County Office of Education Early Childhood Education Department!

The Early Childhood Education Department along with our Head Start/Early Head Start and State Preschool programs supports early care and education initiatives providing positive opportunities including play experience, kinder readiness and primary care for all qualifying children which will allow these children to have opportunities to be successful in school and in life.  The Yolo County Office of Education Head Start/Early Head Start and State Preschool program is committed to assisting our community to raise children who are healthy and ready to learn.

We hope you enjoy your visit to our website and find the information that you are seeking.  Please feel free to contact us for more information.

All the Best,

Gail Nadal

Director of Early Childhood Education

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HHS POVERTY GUIDELINES FOR 2018 The 2018 poverty guidelines are in effect as of January 13, 2018. See also the Federal Register notice of the 2018 poverty guidelines, published January 18, 2018

Poverty Guidelines