Early Childhood

Welcome to the Bourbonnais Township Park District Preschool. We are thrilled that you have chosen us to become part of your child’s education and developmental process. It is our intention to provide your child with a safe and stimulating environment that will help him/her develop to their fullest potential. Our focus is to accept each child as an individual and to consider all areas of their growth: physical, emotional, social, and intellectual.

Ever wonder what we teach your child?
Our curriculum reflects Illinois State Standards for Early Learning. Our goal is to incorporate the Seven Domains of Learning within the curriculum and focus on the development of the whole child.

The Seven Domains of Learning:

  1. Personal and Social Development
  2. Language Arts
  3. Mathematics
  4. Science
  5. Social Science
  6. Fine Arts
  7. Physical Development and Health


Requirements that we want you to be aware of:

  • Proof of residency
  • Birth certificate
  • Completed background forms
  • Health form
  • Immunizations required for DPT, Polio, TB, MMR competed by a physician
  • Must be 3 or 4 years of age by September 1, and toilet independent, no exceptions

A non-refundable $40 registration fee is required at the time of registration if registered before September 13. After September 13, registration fee is $50. Please schedule a time to stop in to see the facility, classrooms, teachers, and to pick up information packets and information folder.

Our preschool programs fill up fast so please call or stop in the check availability!

Let us care for your preschooler before, after, or in-between their preschool session.  Activities planned will include, games, art, circle time, centers, and more.  Ask us about transportation to and from area schools. There is a $2 per day transportation fee.

pdf Handbook

Enjoy a day at the Recreation Station by playing games, singing songs, and learning about new and fascinating things. Not only will your little one be socializing and engaging with hands on learning processes but there will also be mini lessons and art projects are done daily.  This class can include field trips and many other outdoor activities.

pdf Preschool Camp Manual