Registration for Returning Families is Monday February 4th at 9am
Open Registration is Monday February 11th at 9am
Our program offers an opportunity for your child to develop socially, physically, intellectually and emotionally. Choose a 2, 3, or 4 day option for your child's needs.
The Salt Creek Park District Preschool is located at:
530 S. Williams Avenue
Palatine, IL 60074
Meet our Preschool Teachers!
(From Left to Right)
Emily Ratajczak, Gail Walker, Kathy Schneider
This program is designed for a child’s first experience in a structured school setting. Our program offers an opportunity for the child to develop social skills, cooperative play, and fine motor skills, sharing and listening to directions.
The 4 year old curriculum is designed to prepare your child with the readiness skills needed for entering kindergarten. Pre-K cognitive skills, small & large motor skills, socialization, and cooperative play are part of this daily process. Enrichment activities are structured to stimulate receptiveness to language, math, art, science and music. In this program your child is prepared for kindergarten and should be turning 5 years old during our school year.
This program is exclusively for current preschool students looking for an extra hour of fun. Program consists of students eating lunch, story time and activities! Students bring their own lunch.
Ages: 3-5 yrs
Location: Rose Park
Each two week session will focus on a specific themed. Different learning tools and techniques will propel students' curiosity and creativity. Participants must be currently enrolled in the Pre-Kindergarten program. Students bring their own lunch.
Ages: 4-5 yrs
Location: Rose Park
Come explore outer space with us! Students will learn about the different planets, spaceships, astronauts and much more!
|101150-02||W||1/23 & 1/30||10:30am-12:30pm||$20NR/$18R|
if your preschooler loves animals and the zoo, this is the class for them! We will learn about all the different types of animals in the zoo, read stories featuring our favorite animals, play games and create a craft!
|101150-03||W||2/20 & 2/27||10:30am-12:30pm||$20NR/$18R|
Our scientists will make hypotheses and observations as we do some simple experiments using everyday household items. Each student will take home a copy of our experiments to do at home with their families.
|206270-01||W||3/6 & 3/13||10:30am-12:30pm||$20NR/$18R|
Join us as we explore the world of bugs and insects! We will go on a bug hunt and learn how to use magnifying glasses and other scientific instruments. We will also read a story and create a craft of our favorite bugs.
|206270-02||W||4/10 & 4/17||10:30am-12:30pm||$20NR/$18R|