Early Childhood • Overview

The Wheaton Park District offers various types of Early Childhood programs:

• Athletics
• Fun & Games
• Kidz Kingdom Childcare Service
• Music & Movement
• Nature & Animals
• Safety City

See the "Early Childhood" section of your Wheaton Park District Program Guide for current programs.

early childhood program spotlight
wide horizons preschool programWide Horizons Preschool

Emphasizes school readiness through play and skill development. These goals include social, language, emotional, creative and gross/fine motor experiences – all aimed at enriching the total child.

A typical day includes circle time, free play, language arts, music and movement, arts and crafts, science and snack time.

Space is limited so register soon!

Register Online for Wide Horizons Preschool Programs »


Before and After Preschool Care

Extended Day Childcare Program: Kidz Kingdom offers a variety of options to expand your child’s preschool day with a childcare option. Childcare for ages three to five is offered before or after morning and afternoon preschool sessions on a month by month basis to offer you opportunities that best fit your busy schedule. Kidz Kingdom offers quality childcare along with unstructured play time, crafts, games, gym time, outdoor activities (weather permitting) and more. Based on the time of care, please bring a nut free lunch and beverage.

Before and After Child Care (PDF) >

Questions or interested in touring the facility?
Contact our Childcare Coordinator, Sheri Rovansek at 630-510-5136 or srovansek@wheatonparks.org.