Preschools

Set your preschooler up for school success in a full-time or part-time preschool. Willamalane’s teachers create academic opportunities through early STEM and literacy curriculum, and help kids to develop social and emotional skills that prepare them for kindergarten. Preschools are available for kids ages 3-5.

Find summer preschool programs on the camps page. 


We’re hiring! Create a fun, nurturing environment for our youngest learners in Willamalane’s preschool programs. Apply here or check out our other jobs


Registration Information

All children must be at least 3 years old and toilet trained prior to entering the programs. 

In order to register you need:
  • A $30 registration fee for each child, which helps fund classroom materials.
  • A copy of current immunization records for each child.
  • Any legal or court documents.  

Please note that registration for preschool programs may be difficult on a mobile device. Use a desktop computer for an easier experience. 


Payments

Your credit or debit card will be charged each month, beginning the second month after initial registration. A two-week notice is required to withdraw. Fees must be paid in full in order for a child to participate Please see the Parent Handbook for more information.

Discounts Available
Sibling discount: 20 percent for children registered in the same program. Discount does not apply to siblings in separate programs.

More information:


Willamalane Preschool Programs

Full-day Preschool: Little Learners
Ages 3-5. Kids learn through play in a structured, nurturing environment. The curriculum is designed to spark creativity and build independence and social skills needed for school success. The ratio of staff members to children is 1-to-10. See the calendar here.

  • Bob Keefer Center
  • Monday-Friday, 7 a.m.-6 p.m.
  • Annual one-time registration fee: $30
  • Monthly fee: $750 in-district or $900 out-of-district
  • Daily Fee: $45 in-district or $54 out-of-district
  • Sign up for waitlist


Part-time Preschool: Jumping Jays
Ages 3-5. Skilled teachers prepare children for success in kindergarten by focusing on academics as well as teaching critical social-emotional skills. Education consultants provide regular support. The ratio of staff members to children is 1-to-8. Program follows the Early Childhood CARES service schedule.  Part-time preschools are offered in partnership with Early Childhood CARES. See the calendar here.

  • Bob Keefer Center
  • Monday-Thursday, 8:30-11:30 a.m.
  • Annual one-time registration fee: $30
  • Monthly Fee: $185 in-district or $222 out-of-district
  • Sign up for waitlist
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