+ Hilliard/Ray Patch Family YMCA

Half Day - Ages 3–5*

At YMCA Preschool, we carefully design every activity to expand their imaginations and encourage lifelong, positive values. We follow the nationally recognized Creative Curriculum® and focus on kindergarten readiness skills. Our preschool follows guidance from local school districts and the Ohio Department of Health during the COVID pandemic. Our schedule and rates may be adjusted accordingly.

*All children must be potty trained prior to enrollment in any session.
 

Hilliard - Half-Day Programs


HALF-DAY PM PRESCHOOL

Monday, Wednesday, Friday
12:30pm-3pm 

Cost
$64.50 Weekly
$75 Yearly Registration and Technology Fee



HALF-DAY Summer Kindergarten Jump Start (AM and PM)

Summer session July 18- August 12

Monday-Friday
9:00am-11:30am

Cost
$87.50 Weekly
$75 Yearly Registration and Technology Fee  (waived for those who attended our school year preschool)

 
Monday, Wednesday, Friday
12:30pm-3:00pm 

Cost
$64.50 Weekly
$75 Yearly Registration and Technology Fee (waived for those who attended our school year preschool)

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+ Jerry L. Garver YMCA

Half-day Programs - Ages 3-5*

5 Star Step Up to Quality Rated

YMCA Preschools carefully design every activity to expand your child’s imagination and encourage lifelong, positive values. We follow the nationally recognized Creative Curriculum® and focus on kindergarten readiness skills. Our preschool follows guidance from local school districts and the Ohio Department of Health during the COVID pandemic.  Our schedule and rates may be adjusted accordingly.
Grant opportunities are available for no cost and reduced cost preschool options. Please email our preschool coordinator at preschool@ymcacolumbus.org for more information and to register. 

*All children must be potty trained prior to enrollment in any session.
 

HALF-DAY AM PRESCHOOL

Monday-Friday
8:45am - 11:30am 

Cost
$87.50 Weekly
$35 Yearly Registration Fee

Income based Grant opportunities available


 

HALF-DAY PM PRESCHOOL

Monday-Friday
12:30pm -3:15pm

Cost
$87.50 Weekly
$35 Yearly Registration Fee

Income based Grant opportunities available


 

Summer-Kindergarten Jump Start

5 Star Step Up to Quality Rated

Our Kindergarten Jump Start program makes the most of the summer to get your child kindergarten ready! Our state licensed program is led by qualified teachers and designed to equip preschoolers with the skills they need for kindergarten. Our curriculum includes academics such as reading, writing, math and science as well as social skills. We offer two summer sessions. While one is Literacy focused and the other is Math focused, other academic components will also be covered.  All preschoolers and kindergarten children are welcome. 

Grant opportunities are available for no cost and reduced cost preschool options. Please email our preschool coordinator at preschool@ymcacolumbus.org for more information and to register. 


HALF-DAY Summer Kindergarten Jump Start (AM and PM)

Session 1 - Focus on Literacy: June 6 - July 8 (no classes June 20 and July 4)
Session 2 - Focus on Math: July 11 - August 12 

Monday-Friday
9:00am - 11:30am 
12:30pm -3:00pm

Cost
$85 Weekly
$35 Yearly Registration Fee (waived for those who attended our school year preschool)

 

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+ Virtual Preschool
Virtual Preschool

Our Virtual Preschool program uses a combination of real time virtual instruction, recorded instructional videos, at home activities that are individualized for your child, Hatch software and Khan academy kids, which are all located within a bitmoji classroom to make it a user friendly experience!

To receive updates on the 2022-23 school year please send an email to our preschool coordinator at preschool@ymcacolumbus.org or complete our Preschool Interest Form. 

  • Ignite by Hatch is a powerful, research based learning platform that engages early learners with interactive experiences, objectively assesses skills in seven domains of development, and individualizes learning for each child. The Ignite by Hatch app can be loaded on nearly any device with a touch screen. 
  • We use the Teaching Strategies Gold communication app where you can easily share activities that are aligned with the creative curriculum, videos, files, photos, and texts between teachers and families.
  • Khan Academy Kids allows teachers to assign individualized learning games for children to complete at their own pace.
  • Our virtual program still follows the nationally recognized Creative Curriculum® which aligns with the Ohio Department of Education’s Early Learning Content Standards, helping to ensure your child is Kindergarten ready!

Cost:
$6 Weekly
$20 Registration Fee
 

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