All Schools Closed
1/23/18 6:40 a.m. - Due to the hazardous conditions, all schools will be closed on Tuesday, January 23. All before and after school activities are canceled. School Age Care is closed.

Debido al mal tiempo, todas las escuelas estarán cerradas el día de hoy. Todas las actividades antes y después de las clases también se han cancelado.

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 is ongoing until classes are filled. The second semester brochure is posted below.  Registration begins on January 5 and classes begin the week of January 22. Please see below for registration information.



Click here to register!

Registration for the Winter-Spring Semester begins on Friday, January 5th. 

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.