Where childhood is a journey, not a race!

Northwest Co-op Preschool offers play-based learning rooted in nature and creativity, surrounded by a supportive community of families. Your child will learn in a safe and experience rich environment, with an excellent student-teacher ratio, all while being supported by a teacher with over 25 years experience.

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Come to an Open House

Come meet our teacher, learn about our play-based curriculum, partnership with Blandford Nature Center, and how a co-op may be the best first educational choice for your whole family! Children and parents are welcome to explore the classroom and meet some of our current students and their families.

Tues. January 28th, 6-7:30pm

Wed. March 11th, 6-7:30pm

Thurs. April 16th, 6-7:30pm

In partnership with Blandford Nature Center

Our students get outside on a regular basis to connect their experiential learning to the wonders of the great outdoors!

“Play is often talked about as if it were a relief from serious learning. But for children, play is serious learning. Play is really the work of childhood.”

Fred Rogers

Our Teacher

Mrs. Kathryn Wilson has been teaching at the Northwest Co-op Preschool for more that 25 years. She brings to the classroom rich experience in child development, creative play learning and great imagination.

Enrollment for the 2024-25 school year begins January 8th, 2024

For questions regarding the application or enrollment process, or to schedule a school tour, please contact our Membership Chair, Leann, at 616-730-1830.