Child Development / Preschool

Child Development Programs

The Yorkville Parks and Recreation Department provides several programs that will provide children with intellectual stimulation and social interaction in a clean, safe, and healthy environment through meaningful, appropriate, and playful experiences! Below are a few of the many programs and classes we offer. To learn more about specific classes and to see a complete list of our offerings please go to our registration website.

NEW!  2022-2023 Future Foxes Preschool Registration

The Yorkville Parks and Recreation Department has partnered with Yorkville Community Unit School District 115 to present this new Preschool program to our community!  This program will included everything you love about the previously named, Parker's Preschool, with some new and exciting elements that enhance the overall experience and best prepare your preschooler for Kindergarten.  For more detailed information about this new and exciting Preschool program click HERE!

Registration begins on Tuesday, February 22 for all students currently enrolled in the Parker's Preschool 2021-2022 Program and Tuesday, March 1 for all new students.  Registration is accepted on a first come, first serve basis and can be completed by going to Yorkville.il.us/PreschoolRegistration.  


2021-2022 Parker’s Preschool 

The Yorkville Parks and Recreation Department is currently offering both a 3 Year Old and 4 Year Old Preschool Program.  Both programs run through May.  Please contact the Parks and Recreation Department at recreation@yorkville.il.us to inquire about availability.  For more information about the current 2021-2022 Parker's Preschool Program click HERE!

Ready, Set, Go Program

This program is designed to introduce children ages 2-3 to the daily and weekly routine of preschool utilizing curriculum based on Parker’s Preschool, but adapted to meet the needs of this younger age group.  Contact the Parks and Recreation Department at recreation@yorkville.il.us to confirm availability for the current 2021-2022 School Year.

Click HERE for more information about our Ready Set Go Programs.

Schedule a Visit

If you would like to visit Parker’s Preschool or Ready Set Go, please contact the Recreation Office to schedule an appointment.  Please note, tours of the new Future Foxes facility will not be available until the renovations are completed the Summer of 2022.


Emergency Closings

Parker’s Preschool and Ready Set Go classes will be cancelled in the case of inclement weather and follow the lead of the area’s schools. Parents will be notified via Remind and the email listed on the household account. You may also check our Facebook page or email the Yorkville Parks and Recreation Department.


Withdrawals

The Yorkville Parks and Recreation Department understands that circumstances may arise that require you to withdraw your child from the program. Please use the electronic form below. Please note all cancellation policies do apply as outlined in the tuition contract.