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Summer 2020

Lakeville Area Community Education is pleased to share an update on what you can look forward to this summer for child care, camps, classes and programs. Based on health and safety guidance from the Minnesota Department of Health and Department of Education, we are continuing to plan for online and limited in-person programming this summer. Here is a look at what we have planned for you and your family:


Small Wonders Preschool

Small Wonders Preschool offers age appropriate creative curriculum that captivates children’s attention, creating a strong foundation for learning. The hands-on approach to preschool stimulates the learning process which encourages children to imagine, discover, create and learn. 

Small Wonders Summer School Programs

Small Wonders offers summer preschool (Alphabet Adventures) and one time summer camp classes. Many options with flexible scheduling.  Open to all area children ages 3-6.


Small Wonders School Year Enrichments

Monthly stand alone classes opened to all children ages 3-6. Student not required to attend Small Wonders Preschool. Sign up monthly for hands-on theme classes!  Kids in the Kitchen, School of Science, and LEAP (Literacy Engagement at Preschool).

Small Wonders Preschool - Early Childhood Special Education

2019-20 School Year

Small Wonders Preschool - School Readiness

2019-20 School Year

Early Childhood Family Education (ECFE) 

Summer Programs 2020

ECFE offers summer courses to families in a variety of formats including in-person and online.  Whether you are looking for parent education or opportunities for interaction we are here to help all families with children from birth to kindergarten.  Our licensed Parent Educators and Early Childhood teachers are here to provide families with education and support.  

Early Childhood Family Education

Early Childhood Family Education (ECFE) is a public school program for ALL families with children between the ages of birth and kindergarten. The mission of ECFE is to strengthen families with young children through education and support.  ECFE provides parent-child interaction learning activities and parent education opportunities.

Wonder Zone

Wonder Zone is a child care program for ages 3-6. Wonder Zone collaborates Small Wonders Preschool to offer a full day of learning and fun. Wonder Zone focuses on social, emotional, physical and intellectual growth through enriching activities. 

Kid Zone School Age Care

Kid Zone School Age Care and Enrichment is a before and after-school program which provides child care and enrichment opportunities to children in kindergarten through 5th grade.

Adult Enrichment

Classes designed to enrich your life!  Check out the classes in Fitness, Hobbies, Creative Arts, Technology and Martial Arts.

Youth Enrichment

 Gymnastics, Art, Music, and a variety of programs right at the elementary schools before and after school are available for youth. Middle School ages have many activities to pick from including Field Trips and Service Projects.

Aquatics and Safety

Aquatics and Safety offers swim lessons for babies age 6 months through adults.  Learn to swim through our high quality program.  Certification classes are also offered such as lifeguard training and water safety assistant training.