Our Program
 
The program is carefully planned and supervised to meet the needs of each child in these developmental areas: physical, cognitive, social, and emotional.
 
Our program includes:
  • Supervised indoor and outdoor free and organized play
  • Creative expression through various art media
  • Storytelling and dramatization
  • Music appreciation
  • Science and discovery
  • Special events and field trips
  • Small class sizes
  • Promotion of good habits and daily routine
  • Creation of a loving and caring atmosphere
  • Understanding guidance for behavior situations
  • Academic readiness activities that are age appropriate
PARENTS/GUARDIANS ARE WELCOME TO VISIT THE SCHOOL ANY TIME WE ARE IN SESSION.
 
Information & Resources
 
Program Specifics for the 2022 – 2023 School Year
 
Calendar
School is conducted four days a week (Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday). No school days generally correspond with the Minneapolis Public Schools. Home visits with your child’s classroom teacher will be scheduled in the first week of September, 2022.
 
Times
The morning session is from 9:00 a.m. until 12:30 p.m., Monday – Thursday.
 
Extended Day Option
Beginning in October, this optional program is offered to preschoolers from 12:30-1:45 pm on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays, allowing them an extended playtime with school friends. 
 
Eligibility
Children from three to five year-olds up to the time of their entrance into Kindergarten may enroll. A current health form is required of each child.
 
Conferences
Your first conference is a home visit that is scheduled before school begins in September. Two conferences are offered during the school year, usually in November and in March. Parents/guardians may arrange a conference with their child’s teacher or with the Director at any time to keep in contact with their child’s development. Written observations will be provided at each conference.
 
Tuition
Tuition for the 2022 – 2023 school year is $5650.00 for the year. Tuition may be paid in advance or payments can be paid in ten equal installments. The first payment of $565.00 is due by June 25, 2022, or upon enrollment and is non-refundable. Automated invoices are sent and families can securely pay online using brightwheel. Payments are due on the 25th of each month; the second payment is due by September 25, 2022. A non-refundable registration fee is due with each application. Partial scholarships are available.
 
Enrollment
We have limited availability for the 2022-23 school year. Check out the Enrollment Info page or call the Preschool for more information and set up a tour 612-926-8043.