Melissa Hussey

Child Development Director
507.433.1804 ext. 105

Learn, Grow, Thrive

Preschool –

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Preschool Registration opens March 15 for current families, March 20 for the Community

Our licensed program offers preschool education to children ages 33 months to 5 years. Our qualified teachers place an emphasis on social emotional development as well as preparing students academically for kindergarten. Our preschool holds a food license and offers fresh, healthy snacks daily.

Our daily routine includes free play through structured and unstructured activities which include art and science projects, large and small muscle movements, stories and music, group time, individual project work and character development activities. We strive to provide an intellectual and social experience, while also focusing on a student’s overall health and well-being. Each student enrolled in our preschool, receives access to our brand-new facility including our gym and Indoor Playground. Students also receive a session of swimming lessons at no additional cost. 


ClassAgeDay(s) of WeekTimeTuition
Sprouts33mo.-3 yrs.Thurs. & Fri.8:30am – 11:00am$100/mo.
Stepping Stones4-5 yrs.Mon., Tues., Wed.8:30am – 11:00am$137/mo.
Building Blocks (Pre-K)4-5 yrs.*Mon. – Fri.12:00pm – 2:30pm$200mo.
Fees are non-refundable and are not applied towards tuition

*MUST be 4 by 9/1/23


Fee DescriptionFee AmountDue
Registration$50at Registration
Annual Fee$100August 1, 2023
Immunization Records & Health Care Summary$0August 1, 2023


Financial assistance of up to 20% off tuition is available through the YMCA at ACRC to make sure every child has the opportunity to a preschool education. Scholarship opportunities may be available through funding received from the United Way of Mower County. Contact Melissa Hussey at 507.433.1804 ext. 105 or at for information. Financial Assistance and Scholarship allotments are based on a number of factors, including family size and income.

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