STEVENS POINT – Stevens Point Area YMCA will once again offer state licensed preschool for ages 2 ½ – 4 years old (must be potty trained), ongoing September – May 2024.
Registration is available for Y members and the general public. Class 1 will be be held on Tuesdays and Thursdays, 9 a.m. – 11:15 a.m. for children ages 2 ½ – 4 years old. Class 2 will be held Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, 9 a.m. – 11:15 a.m. for children ages 3 – 4 years old. Children must be the age listed for each level by the first day of attendance. Class 2 has an age appropriate swimming component (children must be 3 years old to swim).
Each class level provides social and educational experiences for children to gain confidence in the world around them and enhance their self-esteem.
YMCA 4-year-old kindergarten
The YMCA state-licensed 4-year-old kindergarten program, free to children in the Stevens Point Area School District, focuses on positive socialization skills and preparing for success in kindergarten. The 4K readiness program offers age-appropriate activities that help children develop academically, grow socially, master skills, make friends and become comfortable in a classroom setting.
The Y, in conjuction with the Stevens Point School District, provides two sites for 4-year-old kindergarten:
Stevens Point Area YMCA 4K
1000 Division St., Stevens Point, WI 54481
Good Shepherd Church, 2000 Roosevelt Drive, Plover, WI 54467
For current openings and registration materials, visit www.spymca.org/child-care-center or call the child development office at 715-342-2999. Financial assistance is available.