Unit 5 offers a fun and exciting Pre-Kindergarten program for qualifying students ages three to five.  This program is available free of charge to eligible students living within District boundaries.  Pre-K staff determine eligibility and student acceptance into the program.  Placement is based on student need. Currently, there are two sites with Early Learning classrooms: Brigham and Sugar Creek.
The purpose of Unit 5's Early Learning program is to provide a stimulating and nurturing environment for young children.  Students are given the chance to become successful and build self-confidence.  This program is designed to increase student opportunities, help prepare for future achievements, and meet individual needs and goals in eight domains of learning. 
  • Language Arts
  • Mathematics
  • Science
  • Social Studies
  • Physical Development and Health
  • Fine Arts
  • Foreign/ Primary Language
  • Social/ Emotional 
These domains of learning are part of the Illinois Early Learning State Standards.
2016-2017 Early Learning Hours:
AM session:   7:45-10:15
PM session:   11:45-2:15 
Early Learning Staff: (click on name to email)
CPC School Community Rep- Beth Kelley 
Screenings are for students living within the Unit 5 school boundaries that are 3 or 4 years.
Call 309.557.4411 to schedule an appointment for May 23, 2016. 
Early Learning Open House for enrolled students is on
August 19, 2016 from 8-10 a.m. and/ or 12-2 p.m.  
Come meet your teachers!
August 3, 2016    3-6:45 p.m. Registration for qualified/ accepted students
August 19, 2016   Early Learning Open House: come anytime between 8:00-10:00 or                                  12:00-2:00 to meet the teachers
August 22, 2016   First day or early learning classes at Sugar Creek and Brigham
Morning session: 8:00-10:30
Afternoon session: 11:45-2:15 
Bus routes:
Routes and bus numbers can be seen in your family access of skyward at any time throughout the school year.  Please make sure you check this information regularly for any changes.
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