Sign Language and More! - Online
Join sign language interpreter Gretchen Toay to learn some basic American Sign Language (ASL) phrases and some jokes in sign language! A guest also will share about being part of the deaf community - bring your questions. Have a great time interacting! Bonus: You will receive access to videos reviewing ASL signs and the manual alphabet from previous classes.
Mixed age (Three and Four Year Old) five day per week preschool program done completely online, with no in-person classes. Flexible hours with live and prerecorded activities.
Preschool SAFARI is designed for families who desire an early learning education experience with a childcare component available. There will be a licensed preschool teacher giving preschool instruction for 2.5 hours during the day with a paraprofessional.
Preschool Safari - Is a brand new mixed age (Three and Four Year Old) five day per week (half-day) preschool program with before and after care available at Hillcrest Community School, Normandale Hills, Westwood, and Poplar Bridge Elementary.
Preschool for Four's is a five day per week (half-day) preschool for four yr olds and is taught by a licensed preschool teacher. Transportation is available. General education tuition uses a sliding fee scale and is based on family size and income.
Preschool for Three's is a two or three day per week (half-day) preschool for three yr olds and is taught by a licensed preschool teacher. General education tuition uses a sliding fee scale and is based on family size and income.
Step into Preschool is designed for children who turn 3 between September 1, 2020-January 31, 2021.
Preschool summer programming is a tuition free four-week language and literacy rich preschool experience for children who will be in preschool in the fall. Classes will be held July 6 - 30, Monday - Friday.
Camp/Summit SAFARI is full-day childcare for youth entering Kindergarten through 6th Grade. *Space is limited, site is not guaranteed.*
Early Camp SAFARI is a full-day childcare for 3, 4 or 5-year olds that are currently enrolled in ELA for the 2020/21 school year.
Early Learners Academy is an early education experience for 3, 4 or 5-year olds. It's designed for working families who need full-day child care and desire a Kindergarten readiness experience for the Bloomington Public Schools Kindergarten curriculum.
During Distance only education, we are providing care for Tier 1 workers in two locations, Poplar Bridge and Indian Mounds Elementary Schools. The general school population will be able to enroll if not all spots are filled by Tier 1 families.