Child Development & Early Learning
The Millcreek Township School District provides Preschool and Before/After Care programs to students ages 3 through grade 5. If you would like more information or would like to schedule a tour of our programs, please contact the Child Development & Early Learning Program Office at 814-836-6090.
Pre-K Classrooms at Asbury, Belle Valley, McDowell, Walnut Creek, and Westlake.
The Pre-K programs have been designed to provide MTSD families with high quality early learning experiences for their three through five-year-old students.
Families may choose to send their children for Pre-K only which provides academic programming for 4.5 hours per day for two, three, or five days per week at Asbury, Belle Valley, McDowell, Walnut Creek, or Westlake. Extended daycare is available for families who are in need of child care before and after the Pre-K program. Families can drop off their children as early as 7 a.m. and pick up their children as late as 6 p.m.
The curriculum focuses on the whole child by providing opportunities for social, emotional, and cognitive development along with math, science, arts, and physical development in preparation for kindergarten.
Pre-K students participate in a stimulating environment which emphasizes a love for learning by utilizing a curriculum aligned with the Pennsylvania Early Learning Standards and the MTSD Kindergarten curriculum.
The goal of the MTSD Pre-K Program is to facilitate an environment that sparks your child’s curiosity for learning and help each child reach his/her fullest learning potential.
Before/After School Care at Asbury, Belle Valley, Chestnut Hill, Grandview, and Tracy
Before and After School Care programs are designed to provide MTSD families of students kindergarten through fifth grade a safe, educational, and recreational environment before and after school hours.
- Before School Care opens at 7 a.m.
- After School Care runs until 6 p.m.
Families find their children are surrounded by caring staff members who are available to assist with homework, as well as provide students with the opportunity to be involved in creative art activities and recreational games on a daily basis.