Learning Readiness

Contact  Ms. Deb or call at 218-258-8991

Learning Readiness Class  2016-2017

Learning Readiness at the Cherry school are two full days a week for children you are 4 years old before September 1, 2016.  We will help prepare your child socially and emotionally as well as academically for kindergarten.  Our instruction is guided by not only the Minnesota Early Childhood Indicators of Progress but we also use the Creative Curriculum.  We have will have parent-teachers conferences twice per year.  Parents are also required to participate in our parent-involvement days a minimum of 2 days.

As long as we have openings, we will take registrations/enrollments throughout the year.  Children are required to be fully potty trained, to be up-to-date on all immunizations, and have participated through early childhood screening.   Questions please contact Ms. Deb at 218-258-8991 or email .

Dates for the 2016-17 School Year for special events:  


     Learning Readiness Parent Involvement Days: For current students enrolled in our preschool program, we are hosting our first parent involvement event. This is a great opportunity to come to the school and have some one-on-one time with their child. We will have special activities and games for parents to do with their preschooler. Below are the dates and times:
               April 27 and May 5.  Information will be sent home with currently enrolled students.


Mr. Ed's Farm Fieldtrip

Please join us for our last spring event! We are meeting at Mr. Ed's Farm on Monday, May 22, 6:00 - 7:30 PM. Mr. Ed's farm is a family friendly place to learn about and view domestic farm animals. The 160-acre farm has Percheron draft horses, sheep, goats, calves, chickens, pigs, ducks, geese, rabbits and border collies. The cost is $5 per person. Children 2 and under are free. We hope to see you there!!!

Address:10796 Foss Road, Hibbing.

Directions: Take highway 37 to highway 5. Head south for 3 miles to Foss Road. Turn right (west) onto Foss Road. Mr. Ed's is the first place on the left side of the road.


*** SPECIAL NOTE:    The State of Minnesota requires that all children participating in ECFE and/or Learning/School Readiness programs need to be up-to-date on all immunizations in order to attend.   Please double check with your physician that your child is up-to-date on immunizations so there are no missed school days.

Parent Resource Library:   The St. Louis County School District has an online resource library for parents.   Click on this link:  http://isd2142.net/page/3003 to access the library.