FIRST 5 Santa Clara County’s Early Learning Initiative is a comprehensive, integrated, systematic approach to improve the quality of early learning and increase school’s readiness to meet the needs of children in Santa Clara County. The initiative is built on the following principles that all children deserve access to.
Quality Matters Annual Snapshot
This program is a community partnership focused on increasing the quality of licensed early learning programs serving children ages birth through 5 in Santa Clara County.
Universal Access Pilot Snapshot
The Universal Access Pilot is a macro-level prevention framework involved in the development, implementation, and testing of an integrated resource navigation approach intended to close the achievement gap for families in the Franklin-McKinley and Alum Rock districts.
School Readiness Program