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KC Preschool

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Registration for the 2018-19 school year began January 17, 2018.

*2018-19 KC Preschool enrollment update as of February 9, 2018: KC Preschool is currently taking enrollments for the waitlist only for Blue Heron Elementary, Centerville Elementary, Centennial Elementary and Rice Lake Elementary as we are full at these locations.  Limited space is available at Golden Lake Elementary. Please contact Sara Ison at 763-792-6111 or for more enrollment information.

This full day, year-before-kindergarten program is currently held at all five of the elementary school locations (Blue Heron, Centennial, Centerville, Golden Lake,  and Rice Lake). KC Preschool is designed to help children prepare to enter kindergarten with the skills and behaviors necessary to be successful. Children who are four years old before September 1 of the current school year and are toilet trained are eligible to enroll.


Children work on listening, personal and social development, language and literacy, thinking and math skills through guided play, group time, and social interaction. Activities include language arts, math, science, art, large muscle (gym/outside), dramatic play, blocks, and music.

Children will need to purchase a lunch or bring a lunch from home. 

KC Preschool morning and afternoon enrichment is offered from 6-9:30 a.m. and 4-6 p.m. for an additional charge. Before school enrollees have the opportunity to purchase breakfast. 

For more information, please email KC Preschool Coordinator Sara Ison, or call 763-792-6111.

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KC Preschool has been awarded a four-star rating from Parent Aware. Because of this, tuition scholarships up to $7,500 per individual family are available through Pathway I and Pathway II.. Potential funding available in early summer 2017. To find out more information about Pathway I scholarships, please contact Think Small™ (formerly Resources for Child Caring) at 651-641-6604. To find out more information about Pathway II scholarships, please contact KC Preschool Coordinator Sara Ison at 763-792-6111,


Sample Preschool Daily Schedule - Second Example