Preschool & School Readiness

Exceptional learning experiences lead to success in school.

Preschool for 3-, 4- & 5-year-olds. 

This preschool program offers exceptional learning experiences for 3-, 4- and 5-year olds two years before kindergarten. Social and learning skills are stressed through play, art, music, games and other developmentally appropriate activities. Our four and five-year-old program meets kindergarten entrance expectations, focusing on readiness skills. 

Our Program Features

  • Nine months of two, three or four half-days of preschool.
  • An integrated classroom experience with ECSE (Early Childhood Special Education).
  • Both social and academic learning experiences two years before kindergarten.
  • Sliding fee scales, based on family income with nine monthly payments.

Classes begin the week of September 12

Early learning scholarships are available.

Please contact us for more information or assistance by calling
320-255-8910. If you are ready to register, let's get started by logging in and creating a new account to register.

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Hillside School | 30 South 4th Avenue, Sauk Rapids, MN 56379

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Rice Elementary | 200 NE 3rd Avenue, Rice, MN 56367

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