|Early Childhood Family Education (ECFE)
ECFE offers classes for parents and their children ages birth to age 5 years old (before Kindergarten). The Mahtomedi ECFE program recognizes families provide a child's first and most important learning environment and parents are a child's first and most significant teacher. ECFE builds on family strengths and supports parents in their efforts to raise their young children, birth to kindergarten enrollment.
Mahtomedi's Four Star Parent Aware rated preschool provides a safe learning environment building on what children have learned from their parents as their first teachers. MAP takes 3-5-year-olds through daily activities that strengthen social-emotional, physical, and cognitive development. The curriculum features exploration and discovery as a way of learning.
Early Childhood Screening is required by the State of Minnesota for all children prior to entering Kindergarten. This screening is no charge. The purpose of Early Childhood Screening is to promote healthy development, to identify children who may need further evaluation, and to connect families to resources in the community. Please click on the link to register.
Special education services are provided free of charge to children birth to age 5. Call 651-407-2446 for more information.