Palo Alto Unified School District offers a full-day kindergarten program. This gives kindergartners and their teachers more time for free-choice, play, exploration, social interaction, connectedness, language development, singing, reading stories, small group work, outdoor activities. The program also provides more time to accrue social-emotional behavioral skills, including self-regulation, attentiveness, self-confidence, and interpersonal skills. However, parents can choose to opt-out of full-day kindergarten by completing the form below.