Preschools

Nurturing Environments Give Your Nestlings the Building Blocks of Education

Research says that children who attend preschool do better in their academic careers. Willamalane preschools serve kids from ages 3-5, both part-time and full-time. With five options to choose from, we’re sure that there’s a Willamalane preschool that’s right for your child.

Register now online, or by appointment at Bob Keefer Center. Proof of age and current immunization records required.

Happy Hummingbirds

Ages 3-4, entering kindergarten 2018-19

M-F

7:30am-6pm

$700/mo.

Singing Sparrows

Ages 4-5, entering kindergarten 2017

M-F

7:30am-6pm

$675/mo.

Ready Robins

Ages 4-5. Age 4 by Sept. 9

M-Th

11:30am-3:15pm

$284/mo.

Friendly Finches

Ages 3-4. Age 3 by Sept. 9

M-Th

8:15-10:45am

$189/mo.

Jumping Jays

Ages 3-5. Age 3 by Sept. 15.

M-Th

9-11:30am

$180/mo.

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+ Happy Hummingbirds

Happy Hummingbirds

Willamalane Center

Ages 3-4 (entering kindergarten 2018). Kids learn through play in a structured, nurturing environment designed for the young preschooler. Story time, early literacy programs, snacks, art, fine and gross motor activities, and imaginative play round out this full-day program. The ratio of staff members to children is 1-to-9.

7:30am-6pm Monday-Friday Monthly fees in-district . . . $700 Annual registration fee. . . $30
Download the school supply list
Download the annual calendar

Register now    

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Singing Sparrows

Willamalane Center

Ages 4-5 (Entering kindergarten 2017). Children expand academic skills in preparation for kindergarten. Story time, early literacy programs, snacks, art, fine and gross motor activities, and imaginative play round out this full-day program. The ratio of staff members to children is 1-to-10.

7:30am-6pm  Monday-Friday

M-F . . . Monthly fees in-district . . . $675
Annual registration fee. . . $30

Download the annual calendar

Download the school supply list

Register Now

 

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Friendly Finches

Willamalane Center

Age 3 by Sept. 9. A nurturing introduction to preschool. Children enjoy story time, early literacy programs, art, creative movement and imaginative play. The ratio of staff members to children is 1-to-8.

8:15-10:45 a.m.

Ages 3-5     8:15-10:45am            M-Th                                       $189/mo.

Annual registration fee. . . $30

Fees for June are prorated.

Download the school supply list

Download the annual calendar

Register Now

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+ Ready Robins

Ready Robins

Willamalane Center

Age 4 by Sept. 9. This class meets the growing needs of students who are ready for more time in class, focusing on the skills necessary for success in kindergarten. Children expand reading, writing, science and math concepts. Children also enjoy art, creative movement and imaginative play. The ratio of staff members to children is 1-to-9.

Ages 4-5 (Entering kindergarten 2017)                                         11:30am-3:15pm

M-Th           $284/mo.

Registration . . . $30

Fees for June are prorated.

Download the school supply list

Download the annual calendar

Register Now

 

+ Jumping Jays

Jumping Jays

Located at First Baptist Church of Springfield, 1175 G St. Age 3 by Sept. 15. Willamalane and Early Childhood CARES jointly offer this inclusive learning environment. Skilled teachers prepare children for greater success in kindergarten by focusing on academic components as well as teaching critical social-emotional skills. Education consultants provide regular support. The ratio of staff members to children is 1-to-8. Program follows the Early Childhood CARES service schedule. Ages 3-5     9am-11:30pm                 M-Th                                       $180/mo.

Registration . . . $30

Fees for June are prorated.

Download the annual calendar

Register Now

 

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Registration Info

All children must be toilet trained prior to entering the program.

Register in advance online. Please note you will be charged a $30 registration fee for each child, a portion of which goes toward classroom materials. Please bring a birth certificate and current immunization records for each child.

Payments
Payments for each month are due by the first of the month. Fees must be paid in full in order for a child to participate. Please see the Parent Handbook for more information.

Scheduled Payments
Register your child for the entire school year. Your credit or debit card will be charged each month, beginning the second month after initial registration. A two-week notice is required to withdraw.

Discounts available
• Sibling discount: 20 percent for children registered in the same program. Discount does not apply to siblings in separate programs.

• Download the parent handbook
• Immunization report
 Demographics form
Early Childhood Parent Agreement