• 8:00am – 4:30pm Monday – Friday
  • After care available from 4:30pm-5:30pm
  • First Day: Monday June 17th, 2019
  • Closed: Thursday July 4th and Friday July 5th, 2019
  • Last Day: Friday August 23rd, 2019
  • For ages 33 months – 6 years 
  • 10 weeks of summer fun at our new location!

4409 London Road

Duluth, Minnesota 55804

  • Flexible scheduling
  • Daily picture updates
  • Pools and water play
  • Nature-based playscape
  • Gardening
  • Picnics
  • Themed weeks
  • Exploration of our new school building

8:00-8:30 students arrive

8:00—9:30 free play 

9:30 gather for story and snack

10:00 free play and activities outdoors

11:50 gather for activity, song, or story

12:00 lunch

1:00 quiet time

2:00 art projects

3:00 snack

3:15 outdoors 

4:00-4:30 students are picked up

(4:30-5:30 after care available)

2019 Summer Session Weekly Themes:

Week 1: Backyard Explorers: June 17th-21st

Jump into a week filled with running, digging, climbing, and discovering! We will play detective as we observe the plants and animals around us and the examine the clues they’ve left behind. 

Week 2: Summer Scientists: June 24th-28th

Our ever-curious preschoolers will test out their ideas and study the results as we navigate a week brimming with science experiments and sensory explorations including nature, ice, color, and simple chemical reactions. 

Week 3: Magnets and Marbles: July 1st-3rd*

Magnets. Marbles. Gravity. Ramps. Tracks. Trial and Error. Our little engineers will be very busy this week!

*closed Thursday July 4th and Friday July 5th

Week 4: Farmer's Market: July 8th-12th

It’s time for Miss Katie’s favorite part of summer: berry season! We’ll explore our food every step of the way – from a seed in the garden to an ingredient in our kitchen baking adventures.

Week 5: Things with Wings: July 15th-19th

Bees! Butterflies! Birds! We’ll be looking to the skies this week as we study the animals flying and buzzing by our school. 

Week 6: To the Beach! July 22nd-26th

Dive into 5 days of sand and water play.  We may even pay a visit to nearby Lake Superior… 

Week 7: Rainforest: July 29th-August 2nd

Adventure awaits as we “travel” all the way to South America to explore the Amazon Rainforest from forest floor to canopy. 

Week 8: A Camping We Will Go! August 5th-9th

We’ll be building our own campsite as we learn about the tall trees growing all around us. 

Week 9: Animal Homes: August 12th-16th

Join us as we search our backyard for the unique homes of our animals neighbors: from bugs under logs to birds in the treetops and everything in between! 

Week 10: Wacky Water Week: August 19th-23rd

Celebrate the last week of summer session as we build our own little Hidden Valley water park – exploring water through sensory tables, pools, science experiments, and water walls.

Daily Summer Session Payment Schedule

  • When available, we offer daily sign-ups at the rate of $42/day.
  • Payments for daily sign-ups are due in full on or before your child’s first day. 
  • You may add an extra hour of care from 4:30-5:30pm for $5/day.

Full Summer Session Payment Schedule

  • You may add an extra hour of care from 4:30-5:30pm for $5/day.
Non-refundable deposit due with application Payment due June 17th Payment due July 22nd Total Cost
5 days/week $300 $800 $800 $1,900
3 days/week M W F $200 $500 $500 $1,200
2 days/week T Th $100 $350 $350 $800

We designed our Summer Session with our families in mind.

We created flexible options to accommodate differing needs for summer care,

be it the entire summer, or just one week of “summer camp”.

If you are new to Hidden Valley Preschool, and are interested in signing up for the 2019 Summer Session, please e-mail Katie for information about availability.

Please include in your e-mail:

  • your child’s name
  • your child’s age
  • what kind of schedule you are interested in:
    • whole summer, 5 days a week?
    • whole summer, 3 days a week?
    • whole summer, 2 days a week?
    • by the week?
    • by the day?
  • any other questions you have

Students are admitted to HVP on a first-come, first-serve basis.  Priority enrollment consideration is given to re-enrolling students and siblings who meet all admissions qualifications. We do not discriminate against anyone on the basis of race, creed, religion, sex, disability, or national origin.