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Decorah's preschools are holding registration this week

Posted: Sun, Mar 4, 2018 8:21 AM

Decorah preschools this week are holding registration for the 2018-2019 school year.
The Decorah Community School District is currently part of Iowa's Statewide Voluntary Four-Year-Old Preschool Program. The purpose of this program is to provide an opportunity for all young children in the state of Iowa to enter school ready to learn by expanding voluntary access to quality preschool curricula.  Preschool students need to be four on or before September 15th.
List of Decorah preschools:
--Kinderhaus has begun registration and will also be holding an Open House from 10:00 a.m. until noon Saturday.  Contact Rachel Breitenbach-Dirks at (563) 379-7303, or visit
--Nisse Preschool has begun registration and will also be holding an Open House from 5:30 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. Tuesday.  Contact Michelle Orvis at (563) 382-4794, or visit
--Decorah Child Development has begun registration.  Contact Joan Nelson at  (563) 382-8436, or visit  
--NE Iowa Montessori has begun registration.  Contact Rachael Buresh at (563) 382-6491, or visit
--St. Benedict Preschool has begun registration.  Contact Steve Haluska at (563) 382-4668,, or visit                                                                                 
--Sunflower Child Development Center has begun registration.  Contact Dee Christophersen at (563) 382-5717, or visit                                                                               
--West Side Early Childhood Center holds registration from 5:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. Tuesday, with a quick presentation at 5:00 p.m.  Contact Rick Varney at (563) 382-4451, or visit

If you have general questions about Decorah's Voluntary Preschool Program, please contact Decorah Voluntary Preschool Coordinator Rick Varney at (563) 382-4451.