Preschool & Early Childhood

Exceptional Classes and Programs for Young Children

Preschool & Early Childhood, Exceptional Classes and Programs for Young Children

Preschool & Early Childhood


Our early childhood and preschool programs offer exceptional programs, classes and events for the preschool age child. For over 45 years the Elk Grove Park District Preschool has had the pleasure of providing an outstanding early childhood education for the families of the community. Our curriculum is based on the Illinois Early Childhood Learning Standards. Our excellent well-educated staff has a combined 200+ years of experience and includes specialized music and gym teachers. The Elk Grove Park District Preschool is housed in the Al Hattendorf Center. Come and join the fun! 

Preschool Curriculum

We follow the Get Set For School Pre-K curriculum. Elk Grove Park District Preschool is fully accredited by NECPA - National Early Childhood Program Accreditation.

For specific dates and times of our programs, activities and events, visit our online registration or view the Seasonal Activity Guide.

Early Childhood Links

Links to very useful information on topics such as Separation Anxiety, Preschool Nutrition, Back-to-School Stress, etcetera.

Preschool and Early Childhood Center
225 E. Elk Grove Blvd
Elk Grove Village, IL 60007
United States

Business Hours:

Monday - Friday from 7:00am - 6:00pm 

COVID-19 Update:

Customer Service at the Hattendorf Center is closed until further notice due to the pandemic. Please visit customer service at the Pavilion or register for programs online. 

The park adjacent to the Hattendorf Center is not available to the public from 7:30am-5:30pm, Monday through Friday due to program use.

Additional Details

Bathrooms, Features / Slides, Parking Lot, Picnic Area, Playground, Support Shelter
Classification: Community