• Preschool

    Interested in preschool for the 2020-21 school year? Registration will begin January 27, 2020 - see links to the left. A variety of classes will be offered including:

    • two to three day, morning and afternoon classes,
    • four day, five-hour classes
    • evening classes
    • Saturday classes
    Anoka-Hennepin Schools Preschool serves as an introduction to the school experience. By exposing students to a comfortable and inspiring classroom environment, students are eager to continue to learn and grow in kindergarten and beyond. 
    Children gain important skills and experiences: 
    • Learning to follow routines and rules
    • Learning to get along with other children
    • Literacy, introductory reading, and writing
    • Math and number sense, science, art and music


    Why choose a preschool program through the school district?

    As a parent, you want to be sure that your child is ready for kindergarten after attending preschool. Licensed preschool teachers attend joint staff development sessions with teachers teaching students in kindergarten - grade three to closely align curriculum goals and academic progress. In addition, Anoka-Hennepin School District early learning and preschool programs use a common assessment tool to evaluate student learning, which is aligned with district-wide kindergarten-readiness benchmarks.

    The preschool curriculum provides students with a wide variety of learning experiences:

    • Social skills
    • Art and music
    • Science
    • Dramatic play
    • Writing
    • Library and books
    • Math and number sense
    • Large muscle
    • Pre-kindergarten skills
    • Strategic thinking skills with blocks, games, and puzzles

    Instructional focus

    Licensed teachers work with students to practice and target the following learning areas:
    • Social-emotional development
    • Physical development
    • Language skills
    • Cognitive development
    • Literacy
    • Math 
  • Contact

    Preschool office
    2727 N. Ferry Street; Room 167
    Anoka, MN 55303
    Phone: 763-506-1500
    Office hours:
    Monday - Friday  
    8 a.m. - 4 p.m.