District 197 Early Learning Program

The Early Learning Program of the West St. Paul-Mendota Heights-Eagan Area Schools offers a variety of programming for families prenatal to kindergarten age living in the district community.

News & Events

Please see below for important registration information.  

The Benefits of Minnesota ECFE

Community Preschool
Please see the brochure posted below for Community Preschool registration information. Registration is ongoing until classes are filled. 

Class registration begins on August 18. Please see below for registration information.



Click here to register!

Please note: There will be an additional section of the I Can Do It ! class offered at Pilot Knob on Thursdays, 9:30-11:00 a.m. beginning on September 14. 

Registration Information

Financial Assistance
Information: Click here

If you believe you may qualify for assistance, please click here for an application or call 651-403-8353.

A Rating Tool for Selecting High Quality
Child Care and Early Education

A 4-Star Rating is the highest rating that a program can receive. Community Preschool received 4 stars.