Early Wonders Preschool

Early Wonders Website Banner - WideEarly Wonders provides all day, year-round preschool for children ages 2 1/2 to 5 years. Our program is licensed, accredited by the National Association for the Education of Young Children, and has received a 4-star rating from Minnesota’s Parent Aware Rating Tool. Early Wonders features the High/Scope curriculum and is inspired by the Reggio Emilia approach to early childhood education. That means we focus on the interests and interactions of each child, guiding and motivating their individual social, emotional, and cognitive growth.

Program Features:

  • All day, year-round preschool
  • Degreed and licensed Early Childhood teachers in small classes; teacher to child ratio 1:7
  • Onsite playground and gymnasium
  • Monthly family nights
  • Parent education services
  • Free field trips
  • Individual help for parents needing additional resources
  • Partnership with Minneapolis Public Schools



Early Wonders welcomes full-time (4-5 days a week) enrollment on an ongoing basis. Part-time placements are made only in exceptional circumstances. Limited tuition assistance is available to families whose incomes are less than $40,000. Early Wonders accepts county assistance and other assistance programs.

Early Wonders is open from 7:30 AM – 5:30 PM, Monday-Friday. Children must be at the center by 9:30 AM.


PPL Bethlehem Community Center, 2539 Pleasant Avenue South, Minneapolis, MN 55404


Contact us with any questions or to request registration materials.

Katie Crofoot, 612.872.2764, katie.crofoot@ppl-inc.org

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