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.
Registration packets are available at Simkus or Fountain View Recreation Centers and also online. Bring your completed registration packet and copy of student’s birth certificate to either Fountain View or Simkus Recreation Center to complete registration.
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. Online registration available for this program.
Summer preschool is located at Elk Trail Recreation Center.
For ages 3-4 years
Monday, Wednesday, Friday
$45 resident, $65 nonresident
K-2 Camp is a program for students entering Kindergarten through entering 2nd grade. This program will follow weekly themed with activities planned by staff. A local field trip will take place as well, schedules will be emailed out the week prior with activities and field trip information. Online registration is available for this program, or you can register at Simkus or Fountain View Recreation Center.
K-2 Camp is located at Elk Trail Recreation Center
$66 resident, $86 non-resident
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.
To register, fill out registration packet available at csparks.org, Fountain View or Simkus Recreation Centers. Registration not available online. Submit copy of 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 firstname.lastname@example.org or call 630-784-6140.
Non-Refundable Enrollment Fee: $55