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2018-2019 Preschool Registration

Spots still available in our Terrific Threes and Pre-K classes! 

Register today! 


Preschool Classroom

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:
                                           Rose Park
                                           530 S. Williams Avenue
                                           Palatine, IL  60074


  • Open registration until classes are filled.
  • Registration is open to all ... you do not need to be a Salt Creek resident!
  • Child must be appropriate age by September 1, 2018.
  • Child must be toilet independent.
  • $25 deposit at time of registration is non-refundable.
  • Classes begin the week of Labor Day.

Meet our Preschool Teachers!

(From Left to Right)

Emily Ratajczak, Kathy Schneider, Gail Walker,

Terrific Threes

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. 

Code Options Day Time Fee
501100-01 2 Day TU/TH 9-11:30am $125NR/$115R
501100-02 3 Day M/W/F 9-11:30am $180NR/$165R


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.

Code Options Day Time Fee
501100-03 2 Day TU/TH 12:30-3pm $125NR/$115R
501100-04 3 Day M/W/F 12:30-3pm $180NR/$165R
501100-05 4 Day M/TU/W/TH 12:30-3pm $225NR/$205R

Early Childhood Programs

Snow Science

Children will conduct simple science experiments while exploring snow and ice. The scientific method will also be investigated. Each child will make a basic project to take home.

Location: Rose Park Preschool 

Code Day Date Time Fee
101125-02 Th 12/27 9:30-11:00am $18NR/$16R

Lunch Bunch

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

Code Day Date Time Fee
101152-02 M 2/4-4/22 11:30am-12:30pm $50
101152-04 Th 2/7-4/25 11:30am-12:30pm $55

Enrichment Classes for Pre-Kindergarten

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 

Session II- 3,2,1,Blast Off!

Come explore outer space with us! Students will learn about the different planets, spaceships, astronauts and much more! 


Code Day Date Time Fee
101150-02 W 1/23 & 1/30 10:30am-12:30pm $20NR/$18R

Session III- Zoo Animals

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! 

Code Day Date Time Fee
101150-03 W 2/20 & 2/27 10:30am-12:30pm $20NR/$18R