Preschool

A Place for Early Childhood Environmental Learning. Children develop a lifelong connection with the wonder and beauty of nature while exploring Dodge Nature Center’s farm, ponds, prairies, and woodlands. 

COVID-19 update from Dodge Nature Preschool

Dodge Nature Preschool is open for the 2020-21 school year for an all-outdoors preschool experience! Applications are being accepted for the waitlist for the 2020-21 school year.

To read more about the current pandemic-related program changes, view our policy here.

We are now offering Virtual Monthly Information Sessions for the 2021-2022 school year. Please contact us with any questions.

About Us

Learn more about the Mission and Philosophy of Dodge Nature Preschool. Schedule a tour. Meet the staff and learn about the facility. Download the annual Dragonfly Publication.

About Us

School Year

Learn more about the School Year Schedule and Tuition. Download an Application. Find out How to Apply. Find the School Year Calendar.

School Year

Summer

Learn more about Dodge Nature Preschool’s 6-Week Summer Program. Download a Summer Application. Find out How to Apply.

Summer

Educators

Learn more about nature-based opportunities and resources for administrators and educators. Register for the annual Dodge Nature Preschool Learning Conference. Schedule an educator visit to observe a class. Purchase the Four Seasons Resource Guide.

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