Early Childhood Academy (for four year olds) is taught by a certified teacher. This successful program provides our littlest learners strong literacy and math skills that will prepare them for their kindergarten experience.
Available for children from birth through age three. The Centers follow the district’s academic calendar and are open from 6:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.
AZDHS licensed, tuition based preschool programming options for ages 3 and 4 (by August 31st) held at multiple sites across the district. Fees vary per program.
We prepare children ages birth to five, for success in school and life by providing the resources and referrals that connect and strengthen families.
Mascot Club Childcare is available before and after school, and on district recess days for students enrolled in preschool (4 years old only) through Grade 6. Mascot Club is offered at 20 sites across the district.
Payments for various testing and district programs through PVSchools.
Please note that all submitted contracts are in a pending status until approved. There are a limited number of spaces available at each site based on licensed capacity and available staff. Programs fill quickly and are staffed to ratio per Arizona Department of Health Services (ADHS) standards. Once sites reach capacity, your child will be placed on a waitlist. Removal from the waitlist takes place throughout the year as new space becomes available.
Mascot Club is a fee-based program designed to provide opportunities for children to learn and play. Trained and caring staff supervise children as they participate in a variety of activities designed to meet their special interests and needs.
Activities are aligned with Arizona Quality Standards for Out-of-School Time Programs and sites are licensed by Arizona Department of Health Services. Transportation to and from each program is the responsibility of the parent.
Arizona Department of Health Services regulates PVSchools' Community Education childcare programs. Information on licensing and inspection reports are available at the Arizona Department of Health Services' offices at
150 N. 18th Ave., Suite 400, Phoenix, AZ 85007. The phone number is (602) 364-2539.
Mascot Camp is held on district non-school recess days identified on the district calendar. Families can select individual days that care is needed.
Camp Location: Whispering Wind Academy - 15844 N 43rd St. Phoenix, AZ 85032
Camp hours: 7:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
You must register for Mascot Camp days in advance. Registration will not be accepted after noted deadline dates. Sign up early as space is limited. Staffing for Mascot Camp days is based on enrollment. All cancellations must be requested 2 business days in advance of the Mascot Camp date by 12:00 p.m. Cancellation requests received after the deadline will be billed for the full amount.
All contracts submitted for both current and new families are pending until reviewed and approved by a registrar. We will send an email confirmation after your non-school day requests have been approved. Fees are subject to change without notice.