Illinois Valley YMCA Preschool programs

Your tiny tyke will love these classes! Warm, caring, patient teachers will promote growth in all areas.

Click here to download the Preschool Packet

Click here to download the Preschool School Calendar

Click here to download the Preschool Open House Flyer

Just for Twos

Just for Twos

A class “just for 2 year olds” that is filled with fun and socialization; activities are designed to satisfy curiosity and to help develop fine and gross motor skills. Caring teachers and a great atmosphere are also included. Not necessary to be toiled trained, but we do not change diapers.

Y Tykes Academy

Y Tykes Academy

Y Preschool is a complete program with experienced teachers and extras like tumbling, swimming and gym time. This class offers just what your 3-4 year old needs – a class that provides readiness skills such as color/shape recognition, counting, an introduction to the alphabet and fine & gross motor skills implemented through age-appropriate activities. Our Academy meets on a variety of days and includes “swim days” and tumbling days!

(must be 3 or 4 years old by 9/1/21)

Days: Monday – Thursday

Time: 9:00am – 12:00pm

Fee: $135/Month

Classes begin in August and end in May, following a calendar year similar to Peru School District. We follow the Peru Public School System for holiday days off and snow days. When in doubt for snow days, listen to WAJK/WLPO.

Registration Fee and Tuition

No registrations accepted without fees and signed forms. $75 registration and supply fee which is non-refundable.

Open House

Come and meet our preschool teachers, tour the classrooms, pool, and tumbling area; ask questions and find out more about the preschool program.