Preschool Place 15
Early Childhood Family Center
18900 Cedar Drive NW
Oak Grove MN 55011
Office Phone: 763-753-7170
Fax Number: 763-434-3821
Absentee Line: 763-753-7183
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This program is for families with children age 3 to kindergarten. Preschool Place 15 provides a safe environment where young children of all abilities can grow and experience success and their parents can be partners in learning. The program addresses development in all areas with particular attention to early literacy and social skills. A sliding fee scale and scholarships are available.
Preschool Place 15 School Readiness
Preschool Place 15 School Readiness is a program for families with children age 3 to kindergarten that is Parent Aware 4-Star rated. Preschool Place 15 provides a safe environment where young children of all abilities can grow and experience success, and their parents can be partners in learning. The program addresses development in all areas with particular attention to early literary and social skills. Programming takes place September through May.
Kindergarten Here I Come
This is a one day a week semester preschool class for children who will begin kindergarten in the fall. Children may register for one or both semesters, either as an individual class, or as a supplemental class. Children will experience a variety of activities especially geared toward children entering kindergarten in the fall. Activities will focus on emergent reading, math skills and social skills with lots of music and art included.
Designed to ease the transition from home to preschool! Stepping Stones preschool classes are offered for the winter semester. Children attend Stepping Stones preschool without their parents. Pebbles Early Childhood Family Education class is perfect for fall semester where children and parents attend together and have parent/child time and parent discussion with a parent educator.
Frequently Asked Questions
How long is the school year?
Preschool Place 15 classes begin in September and end in May. Kindergarten Here I Come has a fall and a winter semester session. Stepping Stones takes place winter semester.
How long are the classes?
Preschool Place 15 offers one, two, three and four day per week classes year long. Kindergarten Here I Come and Stepping Stones are one day each week and children are enrolled a semester at a time. Morning, afternoon and evening classes are 2-2.5 hours in length.
Is transportation available?
Transportation is available (based on space availability) within the school district boundaries for an additional fee. Transportation is not available for the Stepping Stones program.
Are there fees?
Preschool Place 15, Kindergarten Here I Come and Stepping Stones are funded by tuition and Minnesota state funding called School Readiness which provides sliding fees for eligible families. Pathway I and II Scholarships are also available for Preschool Place 15. The sliding fee scale can be found in the Know & Grow registration booklet.
How can I be an involved parent?
There are parent/child or parent only events through the year beginning with Peek at Preschool. Weekly Early Childhood Family Education classes and special events are other opportunities.
- Parents are welcome to join the Early Childhood Advisory Council
- The council meets periodically to recommend, plan and evaluate childhood opportunities
- Call 763-753-7171 for more information