Best Preschools in San Diego

Why These Preschools?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored San Diego Preschools on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analyzed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best.

Reviewed Curated Top Picks 275 173 22

Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 2. Qualifications

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 4. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

Read more about our selection process

Carmel Valley Preschool

Carmel Valley Preschool provides the children of San Diego a quality educational program that promotes their physical, spiritual, intellectual, social, and emotional abilities. Curriculums include language development, dramatic plays, large and small motor development, science and nature, music and movement, arts and crafts, math and reading readiness, and cooking classes. Carmel Valley Preschool admits students of any color, race, national origin, and ethnicity.

San Diego, CA 92130


Kids' Care Club - 4S Ranch

Kids' Care Club is a NAEYC-accredited child development center that has been providing care for 6-week to 5-year-old children in San Diego since 1994. Kids' Care Club blends education and play-based early childhood education philosophies to promote social skills and school readiness at both their Rancho Peñasquitos and 4S Ranch locations. By fostering a safe and nurturing environment, children develop at their own pace amongst an engaging preschool environment. The schools are both equipped with play yards, outdoor classrooms for garden education, music stations, stages, and more! Kids' Care Club invites you to explore more of the ways in which their curriculum, teachers, and learning environment are setting new standards for early childhood education.

10414 Craftsman Way
San Diego, CA 92127