Preschool

Early Bird discounted preschool registration for 2017/18 is now available.

Keep your 3-4 year old busy this summer with Summer Preschool! Scroll down to see more.

Through education, recreation and fun, our preschool program offers a balanced play-based learning approach perfect for first-time students! Our well-experienced staff and private and secure preschool facility create a safe and welcoming learning environment for all students.

Creative daily lesson plans focus on the development of your child’s necessary prekindergarten skills such as letter and name recognition, printing, cooperative play, socialization skills, listening and more. Come learn and play with us today!

Since 1977, the Carol Stream Park District Preschool program has been a community tradition for over 35 years! Through education, recreation and fun, our preschool program offers a balanced play-based learning approach perfect for first-time students! Structured and unstructured activities provide stimulating hands-on learning experiences to promote your child’s physical, emotional and intellectual growth. Our creative daily lesson plans focus on the development of your child’s necessary pre-kindergarten skills such as letter and name recognition, printing, cooperative play, socialization skills, listening and more. Our well-experienced, passionate and enthusiastic teachers are committed to working together to provide your child with the most enjoyable learning experience possible! Our program follows the D93 calendar from September-May.

Now Enrolling 2017-2018!

Priority Registration for the 2017-18 school year for current Preschool Families began in March 2017. Early Bird registration for 2017-18 for any family began on April 3, 2017! Registration packets are available at Simkus or Fountain View Recreation Centers and also online. Bring your completed registration packet, copy of student’s birth certificate and copy of current immunizations to either Fountain View or Simkus Recreation Center to complete registration.

Summer Preschool

The summer preschool program provides a creative and enriching environment for children to enjoy the summer months in the company of friends old and new. Children learn the importance of sharing, listening and cooperation through crafts, games, stories and other activities. Student must be potty trained. Program is held both indoors and outdoors. Must complete registration packet.

Summer preschool is located at Elk Trail Recreation Center.
For ages 3-4 years
Monday, Wednesday, Friday
9-11am
$45 resident, $65 nonresident

June 5-9 10445
June 12-16 10446
June 19-23 10447
June 26-30 10448
July 3-7 10449
July 10-14 10450
July 17-21 10451
July 24-28 10452
July 31 – Aug 4 10453
Aug 7-11 10454

Join the Fun

Enjoy Our Private Preschool Facility

The Carol Stream Park District Preschool classes are held at Elk Trail Recreation Center, our private preschool center which neighbors the open fields, recreational trails and ponds of Mitchell Lakes Park. Each large classroom is customized specifically for our preschool program and exits out to a fenced-in play yard with a variety of early childhood playground equipment, picnic tables and a large grassy area. The friendly neighborhood setting of our preschool center creates a safe and welcoming learning environment for all students! Elk Trail Recreation Center is located at 160 West Elk Trail, Carol Stream, IL 60188.

Interested in taking a tour of our facility? Want to learn more about our program? We accept registration throughout the school year! Call 630-784-6140.

Check Out Elk Trail Recreation Center

Registration

Registration

To register, fill out registration packet available at csparks.org, Fountain View or Simkus Recreation Centers. Registration not available online. Submit copy of immunization record and birth certificate. Our program follows the District 93 school calendar year September – May. Parents/caregivers are asked to follow drop-off and pick-up procedures. Questions about the school year? Email preschool@csparks.org or call 630-784-6140.

Fees

Non-Refundable Enrollment Fee: $55

Print 2017-2018 Priority Registration Packet

“It truly is a wonderful program. It is amazing to see what they accomplish in a short time. Thank you for two great years.”

— Carol Stream Parks Regular