Early Learning Preschool

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                            2024-25 School Year Preschool Early Learning Program

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The award winning St. Louis Park Early Learning Preschool program offers flexible half day preschool options for children ages 33 months – 5 years old.

  • Professional, highly-qualified teachers
  • Preschool tuition assistance is available (see below)
  • Research-based Big Day for Pre-K curriculum, Bridges in Mathematics, and the Second Step Social-Emotional Curriculum
  • Conveniently located at Central Early Learning Center (6300 Walker St.)
  • Morning and afternoon sessions available
  • Voted Best Preschool in St. Louis Park by the Sun Sailor’s Readers’ Choice Awards
  • Parent Aware 4 Star Rated Program

As part of the St. Louis Park Schools, the Early Learning Preschool program offers our city’s youngest learners a chance to learn with future elementary school classmates.

A typical preschool school day includes:

  • Open play/choice time
  • Large group time
  • Small group guided instruction
  • Art, music, and dramatic play
  • Curriculum guided literacy, math, and science activities
  • Gym and playground large motor time
  • Snack
Children who are 33 mos. old by September 1, 2024 are eligible to be in a 3’s class. 
Children who are 4 years old by September 1, 2024 are eligible to be in a 4’s class. 



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 Preschool Tuition Assistance 2023-2024

Tuition assistance for preschool is available. Reduced tuition rates are generated using an income eligibility chart based on annual family income. Submission of documents that provide proof of income are required to receive assistance. 

Household Size Annual Family Income

(95% Discount)
Annual Family Income

(70% Discount)
$ 22,648
$ 28,548
$ 40,626
$ 34, 450
$ 49,626
$ 40,352
$ 57,424
$ 46,254
$ 65,823
Each additional family member:
$ 5,902
$ 8,399


These forms must be received by our office prior to your child’s start of school.

  1. Immunization form – Immunization Form
  2. PowerSchool form – PowerSchool Form
  3. Emergency/Health form –  ELP-Emergency Health Form
  4. Release form – Student Release Form

The Early Learning Preschool is a four star rated Parent Aware program. For more information about our Parent Aware Ratings call (888) 291-9811 or visit www.parentaware.org.

Contact Information: 

Central Early Learning Center – Door 3
Early Learning Preschool Programs  – 6300 Walker St., St. Louis Park, MN 55416
Phone: 952.928.6777
Fax: 952.928.6728