What We Do

Quality Early Learning

Ensure children are healthy and have the social-emotional and
cognitive skills to enter kindergarten ready to learn.

Social Emotional Developmental Screening OnlineAges and Stages Developmental Screening Online

We know that 90% of Brain Development Occurs in the First 5 Years of a Child’s Life

Register for the Imagination Library today and remember to Talk, Read, and Sing to your child every day.

Talk, Read, Sing.  It changes everything.

Click the logo below to register your child for the Imagination Library.  In partnership with Sonora Area Foundation , Adventist Health, and the Friends of the Tuolumne County Library,  First 5 Tuolumne is proud to offer this amazing program for your child.  All Tuolumne County children, ages 0-5, can get a free book each month mailed directly to them.  Click below to find out more and register today.

Statewide Goals:

• Increase supply of high-quality early learning programs for children 0–5.


• Embed high-quality standards in all state-funded early learning programs and support state and local efforts to meet them.

• Promote affordability of early learning programs, while ensuring fair workforce compensation.

Tuolumne County 2017/2018 Investments in

Quality Early Learning

Early Childhood educators participated in professional development

Number of hours spent on professional development

hours of coaching in social and emotional learning foundations


of Tuolumne county headstart preschools participated in quality improvement

Child Development Units Taken by Early Childhood Educators

Number of Early Childhood Education Units Earned by local childcare providers and teachers

dollars invested in quality early learning in 2017/2018

years first 5 has been serving tuolumne county