School Readiness/Preschool


2017-18 School Year

Cooperating and collaborating, Lac qui Parle Valley School District through the School Readiness program and Prairie Five Head Start, offer preschool experiences for children who are at least three years old by September 1, 2017.  There are classrooms in Appleton at the `52 Wing and in Madison at the elementary school. There is a four-tiered fee schedule using the hot lunch program guidelines. School bus transportation is provided. Call Lac qui Parle Valley Community Education 752-4844 or toll free 1-877-889-4153 for more information. 

Let Child Care Resource & Referral help you:

Child Care Resource & Referral is a service funded by the Department of Human Services. It is a service that provides information and support on child care issues to licensed child care providers, parents and the general public. The basic referral service provided will assist parents in locating licensed child care and/or preschool programs that meet individual family needs.

Individualized referrals will be made to match specific family child care needs. Resource materials and guidelines for selecting quality care are included in referral packets given to clients. If you are a parent looking for licensed child care providers in your area please call 866-511-2244 and talk with a referral counselor. If you would like information on child care issues or becoming a licensed child care provider please call 320-269-8727 or 800-292-5437.

Child Care Resource & Referral is a program of Prairie Five CAC, Inc.

                                                              2017-18  PRESCHOOL REGISTRATION

Registrations for the 2017/18 school year were held with Laura Nelson, Prairie Five Head Start and Steven Sterud, LqPV School Readiness along with Preschool teachers.  If you were unable to attend and want to register your child for preschool, contact Prairie Five Head Start 320-598-3118 or Steven Sterud 1-877-889-4153