Pre-Kindergarten opportunities in USD 308

With spring upon us, we know many of our families are looking for opportunities for their pre-school students.

Hutchinson USD 308 has several options for early education services. We offer:

  • Head Start and Early Head Start for birth to age 5. Early Head Start is primarily a home-based program while Head Start is center-based at the Hutcherson Center and McCandless Elementary School. You can contact Head Start at 620-615-5750 and Early Head Start at 620-665-8648. More information is available at
  • Parents As Teachers also is an early childhood program for children from birth to age 5. The program is based at Avenue A School but provides services primarily in the home. Call 620-615-5771 for more information or go online at
  • We also have a full-day program specifically for at-risk program 4-year-olds, based at Avenue A School. You may get more information by calling Avenue A School at 620-615-4950. For a brochure on the program, click here.