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Welcome To Torrance Tykes!
A Place Where Every Child Learns, Plays, and Grows! 

Welcome to Torrance Tykes Preschool!

Torrance Tykes Preschool is a State sponsored Preschool Program that is offered for free to income-qualified families. Program classes are located on one of the following TUSD elementary campuses:  Arlington, Arnold/LAUNCH, Carr, Lincoln, Torrance Elementary and Wood. 

Enrollment Age/Requirements:

  • Children must be 3 years old by December 1st to enroll.
  • Children that turn 4 years old by December 1st is given priority.
  • Children who have their third birthday on or after December 2 of the fiscal year, may be enrolled on or after their third birthday.  
  • We ask that all children all children are toilet-trained. *Exceptions may be made for students with Special Needs 

We are still accepting applications for the current 2023-2024 school year!  Enrollment is where we have space available
Please click here for the preliminary application form.  Although we begin enrollment for 2024-2025 in mid-June, you can submit your completed application in early Spring of 2024!  

Enrollment is finalized via an appointment

Please call or email us today to schedule an appointment

Phone (310) 972-6490 

Fax (310) 972-6234
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Please submit your application to tykesenrollment@tusd.org 

*Torrance Tykes Preschool Programs is sponsored by the California Department of Education and the Torrance Unified School District. We are a non-profit 501-c and are licensed through CCL, LIC #197412159.

Bienvenidos al preescolar Torrance Tykes!

Torrance Tykes es un programa preescolar patrocinado por el Estado que se ofrece de forma gratuita a las familias que reúnen los requisitos de ingresos. Las clases del programa están ubicadas en uno de los siguientes campus de primaria de TUSD:  Arlington, Carr, Lincoln, Torrance Elementary y Wood. SÓLO aceptamos niños que han sido entrenados para ir al baño a nuestro programa.

Edad de inscripción:

  • El niño(a) debe tener 3 años el 1 de diciembre para poder inscribirse.
  • El niño(a) que cumpla 4 años el 1 de diciembre tiene prioridad.
  • El niño(a) que cumpla 3 años el 2 de diciembre del año fiscal o después, podrá ser inscrito en su tercer cumpleaños o después.

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Teléfono (310) 972-6490   Fax (310) 972-6234

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Quick Links

Tykes Events


Hispanic Heritage Month

Start: Sep 15, 2024 End: Oct 15, 2024

Multi-Day Event


Native American Heritage Month

Start: Nov 1, 2024 End: Nov 30, 2024

Multi-Day Event


Black History Month

Start: Feb 1, 2025 End: Feb 28, 2025

Multi-Day Event

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