PreK 4 Programming

  • PreK 4 provides an engaging and educational environment to prepare your child for Kindergarten. Classes are taught by licensed early childhood education teachers and administered by Columbia Heights Public Schools. PreK 4 curriculum is aligned with the Kindergarten curriculum and the Minnesota Early Learning Standards. Bussing is provided for PreK 4 families who live within District boundaries. Early Childhood Screening is required for all PreK 4 students. PreK 4 classes are held Monday-Friday and located at Highland, North Park and Valley View Elementary Schools. Space is limited. Register early for this program. Our half-day programming is a great way to break up your child’s day with community and education!


    7:55-10:25 a.m. 


    11:45 a.m.-2:15 p.m.

    Full Day*

    7:55 a.m.-2:15 p.m.

    To register your student for PreK 4, visit or visit the Placement Center.
    *Full-day PreK 4 at each school is only available to residents who live within their respective school boundaries.

    Need transportation? Download the PreK 4 Transportation Form
    Transportation is provided to students who live within the boundary of the school they are scheduled to attend. Space is limited.