Preschool Program

Registration for 2021-2022 season is open. Register today to meet the preschool teachers and see the classrooms!

Upcoming Preschool Open Houses:
June 23rd, 4:00P – 7:00P
August 11th, 4:00P – 7:00P

Discover what our preschool has to offer at one of our Preschool Open Houses held twice per year at Centennial Recreation Center. Bring your little one with you to meet the teachers, learn about our curriculum, see the rooms, and have your preschool-age child experience a little of what our program offers. Preschool registration for 2021 – 2022 is open. For the current flyer, click HERE. Download pdf

2-Year Old Preschool

This program provides an opportunity for 2-year-olds to enhance their social, physical, and creative development. 2-year-old preschoolers will be introduced to letters and number association, as well as learning about the calendar and the seasons. There is also a strong emphasis on the development of socialization skills and becoming comfortable in a classroom environment. Fine motor skills and listening skills will continue to progress in this class through crafts and songs. Children must be 2 years old on or before September 1, 2021. Pull-ups™ are allowed. 

3-Year Old Preschool

Children will grow socially and emotionally through creative art, activities, songs and cooperation.  3-year-old preschool emphasizes color recognition, shapes, letters, numbers, social play, the calendar, weather, days of the week and physical coordination.  Children must be 3 years old on or before September 1, 2021. Pull-ups™ are allowed. 

4-Year Old Preschool

Prepare your child for kindergarten!  Emphasis is on positive self-images and preparation for future learning.  Structured and unstructured activities will prepare your child socially, emotionally and physically.  Children will begin writing their names and learning letter sounds. Children must be 4 years old on or before September 1, 2021. Children must be potty trained.

Preschool Enrichment Programs

The Preschool Enrichment Programs offered by the Addison Park District are an opportunity to extend a learning day for children enrolled in the park district preschool classes. Throughout the school year, the programs will reinforce and enrich subjects the children are learning during their preschool classes. This is an opportunity to extend the preschool experience by over an hour to 12:30 P.M. Preschool enrichment programs are only offered to current preschool enrollees. 

Please see seasonal park district brochure for upcoming enrichment programs.

Code of Conduct

No eligible participant shall be limited in the exercise of any right, privilege, advantage or opportunity on the basis of race, sex, creed, national origin, activities, service or benefits. BEHAVIOR: Participants are expected to exhibit positive behavior at all times. The following guidelines have been developed to help make Park District programs safe and enjoyable for all participants. Additional rules may be developed for particular programs and athletic leagues as deemed necessary by staff. Participants shall:

  • Show respect to all participants and staff.
  • Take directions from staff.
  • Refrain from using abusive or foul language.
  • Refrain from causing bodily harm to self, other participants or staff.
  • Show respect to equipment, supplies and facilities.

Discipline Procedure

A positive approach will be used regarding discipline. Staff will periodically review rules with participants during the program session. If inappropriate behavior occurs, a prompt resolution will be sought specific to each situation. The Park District reserves the right to dismiss a participant whose behavior endangers the safety of himself/herself, or others. 

PRESCHOOL LOCATION

Centennial Rec Center
1776 W. Centennial Place
Addison, IL 60101
Phone: (630) 233-7275, option 3

A Wheelchair Accessible FacilityCentennial Rec Center is a wheelchair accessible facility.

CONTACT

Amy Housley

630-656-6208 ahousley@addisonparks.org

David MacDonald 

630-656-6209 dmacdonald@addisonparks.org