Our Vision
As a Catholic preschool, we live out Jesus' message of love and acceptance. We strive to include every child wherever they may be in their development. It is our mission, along with the family, to guide the child in their intellectual, physical, language, social, emotional, and spiritual development, encouraging each child to succeed to the best of their ability.

Applications for 2024-2025 are OPEN!

Online Application Fee: $25 (new students only)*
Registration Fee for ALL classes upon acceptance: $200 (all students)*
All fees listed above are per student and non-refundable

Preschool Class - 5 days a week:
(3 years old & potty trained by September 1st)

​Catholic Half Days - $385.00 monthly/ $3,850 annually*

NonCatholic Half Days - $404.00 monthly/ $4,040.00 annually
PS: Class time is from 8:00am - 11:30am

PreKindergarten Class - 5 days a week**:
(4 years old & potty trained by September 1st)

Catholic ​Full days - $650.00 monthly/ $6,500.00 annually*

NonCatholic Full days - $682.50 monthly/ $6,825.00 annually*
PK: Class time is from 8:00am - 3:00pm

* Monthly rates shown are based on a 10-month payment plan (Aug-May). 12-month payment plans (June-May) will have a lower monthly payment amount.

​Contact Preschool Director for more information.

Preschool Tuition Payments

All tuition is paid through FACTS Tuition Management.  There is an annual fee of $55 per family for their services, which is paid directly to FACTS.  Families may select tuition payments to be made on the 1st or the 15th of each month by credit/ debit card or automatic deduction from their checking account. A returned fee of $30 will be charged for any non-sufficient funds of payment, and a $25 Late Fee will be applied. 


If you are interested in applying for our PreSchool or PreKindergarten classes for the 2024-2025 school year, we are taking applications. If the class is full and you would like to be placed on the waiting list, please click the button below to be taken to our enrollment application form.  If you have any questions, please contact Jennifer Dalen, Preschool Director, or call our Preschool line at 209-823-3959.  

Apply Now - Online Application

More Questions?

Contact the Preschool Director

2024-2025 Parent Preschool Handbook

Preschool - Physicians Report - State of CA

Catholic Tuition Rate

​We are pleased to offer families who are active members of parish life an opportunity for a different tuition rate. To be considered for the Catholic Tuition Rate, students must be enrolled in the Preschool Program at St. Anthony's Catholic School, and families must meet the following requirements:

  • The attending student is baptized at St. Anthony's Catholic Church or another Catholic Parish

  • Student will continue to receive sacraments

  • Families volunteer for parish activities

  • Families attend Mass regularly

  • Families contribute in a consistent manner to support the parish 

St. Anthony's Preschool admits students of any race, color, national and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs, and athletic and other school-administered programs.