Licensed Preschool

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Preparing Your Child For Kindergarten

North Vancouver Recreation and Culture operates three preschools. Our focus is on preparing your child for kindergarten in a positive learning environment that creates unforgettable memories and builds self-confidence and life skills. Each preschool offers unique learning experiences and is led by highly qualified, licensed Early Childhood Educators.

NVRC Licensed Preschools

Our licensed preschools provide children 3-5 years old with opportunities for social, emotional, physical and intellectual growth preparing children for the kindergarten experience. Our Preschools provide a positive, caring play-based learning environment.
Each NVRC Preschool is taught by a qualified Early Childhood Educator with a staff to child ratio of 1:10 and a limit of 20 children per class. 2020/2021 classes commence the week of September 14. Classes will follow the school schedule with breaks at Christmas and Spring Break. For more information, please call 604-987-7529. 

Open Houses

Come and meet the teachers, explore the classroom, learn about the curriculum and have your questions answered. Advance registsration is requied; register online by clicking the course number, or call us at 604-837-0956.

Delbrook Preschool 
851 West Queens Road
Open House: Wednesday, January 27, 4:30 - 5:30pm, course number: 70250
& Friday, January 29, 4:30 - 5:30pm, course number: 70251
For inquires please call 604.983.6326

Lonsdale Preschool
125 East 23rd Street
Open House: Monday, January 25, 12:30-1:00pm, course number:  71176
& 1:30-2:00pm, course number: 71177
For inquires please call 604.983.6402

Sandpiper Preschool
3590 Mountain Highway
Open House: Wednesday, January 27, 5:45-6:15pm, course number : 73605
& 6:30-7:00pm, course number: 70544
For inquires please call 604.983.6553

Preschool Registration 

Registration for the 2020/2021 school year is ongoing. Children registering in the 3 year old program for the 2020/2021 school year must be toilet trained and be 3 years old by December 31, 2020. 

Registration for the 2021/2022 school year begins on Saturday, February 20, 2021. Children registering in the 3 year old program for the 2021/2022 school year must be toilet trained and be 3 years old by December 31, 2021. 

In addition to monthly fees, there is a one-time extra fee for each child registered in the preschool to ensure that toys and equipment are replaced &/or upgraded annually. This fee is non-refundable and is paid at the time of registration.

Fee Chart 

2.5 hour classes 2020 / 2021 2021 / 2022
M / W / F $185.75 $189.25
Tu / Th / F $194.50 $196.50
M / W   $123.75
Tu / Th $130.25 $131
M   $56.50
Tu or Th or F $64.25 $65.50
W   $67.25
3 hour classes 2020 / 2021 2021 / 2022
M / W / F $222.75 $227.25
T / Th $156.25 $157


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