Palatine Park District offers state licensed preschools for children ages 3, 4, and 5, providing a warm, accepting environment where learning is fun. Experienced teachers offer a variety of developmentally appropriate activities designed to help children learn and grow socially, emotionally, physically, and intellectually. Opportunities are provided to allow each child to reach their potential. Creativity and curiosity are encouraged, helping to foster a love of learning in the students enrolled in the program.
A Preschool Preview night will be held on Thursday, January 31 from 6:00pm to 8:00pm at the four school locations:
- Birchwood: 435 W. Illinois Avenue
- Maple Park: 3216 N. Winston at Anderson
- Parkside: 262 E. Palatine Road in Community Park
- Eagle Park: 1425 N. Oak Street at Home Avenue
Preschool Preview provides parents and children with the opportunity to learn more about Palatine Park District’s state licensed preschools. Preschool staff members will be on hand to answer questions about the program, and children are welcome to attend and explore the classroom. For those who register during Preschool Preview, a discounted registration fee will be available for $20; the regular registration fee is $45. This discount is for new students only who register during Preschool Preview. A copy of the child’s birth certificate is required for registration.
Preschool for the 2013-2014 school year will be held from September 9, 2013 through May 24, 2014. Morning and afternoon options are available for various age groups throughout the week. Registration for Palatine Park District residents begins February 4, 2013 at Birchwood Recreation Center, Community Center, and Falcon Park Recreation Center. Open registration for non-residents will be held at Birchwood Recreation Center only beginning February 18, 2013.
For complete Preschool Program details including times and fees, visit www.palatineparks.org. For program availability, call 847-991-1960. For more information about Palatine Park District Preschool, contact Preschool/Tots Coordinator, Karen Rude, at (847) 496-6239 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The mission of Palatine Park District is to provide a variety of safe, enjoyable and affordable parks and recreation facilities and activities that will enhance the quality of life by promoting good health and well-being for all residents and visitors of the Palatine Park District.
Local Voices contributor Joan Scovic is the Marketing & Sponsorship Coordinator for Palatine Park District.