Hopkins Preschools

We create excitement around learning! Full-day or part-day preschool options, and extended-day care.

Register online!

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Use the "JUMP TO" button to ensure you are registering for the 2019-20 school year.

Required preschool health forms

Hopkins Preschools school-year 2019-20 online registration opens at 8:00 a.m. on Monday, Feb. 11, 2019.

There will not be a lottery this year. In-district families have priority registration until Feb. 14 at 7:59 a.m. At 8:00 a.m. on Feb 14, all out-of-district registrations will be processed on a space-available basis.

Plan now for 2019-20 preschool at Hopkins!

Meet our teachers, explore our classrooms, learn about our Reggio Emilia based curriculum, and discover flexible extended-day Stay & Explore options to build a custom schedule that fits your needs. Full-day and half-day/part week options are available. Schedule a tour today: 952-988-5000.

Kaleidoscope Preschool is our half-day, part to full-week preschool option.
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Stepping Stones Preschool is our full-day preschool option Monday-Friday, 6:45 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
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Stay & Explore: Extended-day options

Extend your child's half-day Kaleidoscope Preschool session by adding extended-day options before and/or after your child’s Kaleidoscope Preschool (options vary by site). Learn more.

Explore Hopkins exceptional preschool options:


Stepping Stones Full-Day Preschool program

Full-day, year-round preschool program

Half-Day Kaleidoscope Preschool

Kaleidoscope Preschool for 3- to 5-year-olds —half-day, 2-5 days per week plus a summer program.

Preschool Stay & Explore Extended-Day Options

Extend your child's half-day Kaleidoscope Preschool session.

Explore Hopkins Preschools at a Glance (pdf, 316 KB)

Use this comparison chart to find the Hopkins Preschool option that is right for your family!

Hopkins Preschools Health and Immunization Forms

Health forms needed to complete your preschool registration