Birth to Age 5

Welcome!  The early childhood years from birth to the start of kindergarten are an important time of rapid growth. A variety of helpful programs for parents and their children are available.

Parent Aware Rated - Four Stars of Excellence: We're one of the first preschool programs in the state to earn a four-star Parent Aware rating - the highest possible!  This system helps families find programs focused on high quality early learning and kindergarten readiness.



Duluth Preschool: Duluth Public Schools offer several options in collaboration with School Readiness, Head Start, Voluntary Pre-Kindergarten, Early Childhood Scholarships and Early Childhood Special Education funding sources. 

Apply for 2019-2020 Duluth Preschool

 If you would like to apply for this current school year, please call our office at 218-336-8815 

Early Childhood Family Education (ECFE): Duluth Public Schools offer classes for parents and children ages birth through 4 years old.  
If you would like to apply for this current school year, please call our office at 218-336-8815, option 1.

Early Childhood Screening offers free developmental screenings.  It is recommended children are screened during the year they turn three and it is required for kindergarten entrance. To schedule a screening appointment: Phone: 218-336-8816 or Email