Skip to content

13 Results

  • Early Childhood Family Education (ECFE)

    Welcome to ECFE: Where learning begins, and families thrive. ECFE supports parents and children (from birth to age five) on a journey of growth and discovery. What does ECFE do? Supports Growth: Helps parents and kids build a strong foundation for lifelong learning. Time Together: Classes have time for families to learn and have fun together. Independent Learning: Kids get to explore and learn on their own. Parent Support: Connect with licensed Parenting Educators and find an encouraging community with fellow parents. Join us for a learning adventure where families not only grow but thrive together! View a short video to learn more about ECFE. Ready to create lasting memories and a foundation for lifelong learning? Enroll today for an experience that lasts a lifetime. Explore these informative links to discover more about our program and the support we provide for families. ECFE Program Website: Explore the comprehensive world of our Early Childhood Family Education (ECFE) program. Learn more about our approach to early learning and parent education. Visit the ECFE Program Website. Winter/Spring 2024 ECFE Brochure: Discover the exciting offerings for the upcoming Winter/Spring 2024 session tailored for families with children from birth to age five. View the Brochure. Summer 2024 ECFE Brochure: Join us for an unforgettable journey of discovery and growth with our ECFE Summer Programs! Designed for families with children ages birth up to age 8. View the Flyer. Early Childhood Screening: Learn about the importance of early childhood screening for children aged 3 to 5 years old. Schedule an appointment to ensure your child's developmental milestones are on track. Explore Screening Details. Individualized Family Education: Free, personalized support for families with children from birth to eight years old. Our licensed Parent Educators support you on your parenting journey while sharing connections to valuable resources in your community. Submit a request today and start this enriching journey together. Free Scheduled Transportation: We understand the importance of accessibility. Free scheduled transportation is available to families in need. For more details or to arrange transportation, call us at 763-391-8777. Winter/Spring 2024 Brochure Summer 2024 Flyer ECFE Locations: Arbor View Early Childhood Center: 9401 Fernbrook Ln N - Maple Grove, MN 55369 (Link to Google Maps) 763-391-8777 Willow Lane Early Childhood Center: 7020 Perry Ave N - Brooklyn Center, MN 55429 (Link to Google Maps) 763-585-7330 Office Hours: 8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Monday through Friday If you have questions about how to register or need assistance, please call us at 763-391-8777 or email: ecfe@district279.org
  • Early Childhood Screening

    About Early Childhood Screening Early Childhood Screening is a free service for children ages 3 to 5 years old. Screening includes: A check of vision, hearing, height, weight and developmental progress. A review of immunizations records and family information. An individual review with parents/guardians of their child's progress and needs. Early Childhood Screening identifies needs that may require special attention before a child enters school. IN-PERSON APPOINTMENT: Parent/guardian requests an in-person screening appointment for their child at a school location. Parent/guardian brings child to school for in person screening appointment with a district screener. Approximately 1-hour time commitment. To learn more watch this video Screening Video
  • Four Star Express

    Coming soon, registration opens on January 9th at 9am for the 24-25 school year. 2024-2025 Four Star Brochure 2024-2025 Four Star Terms and Conditions 2023-2024 Four Star Brochure 2023-2024 Four Star Tuition Calendar 2023-2024 Four Star Terms and Conditions
    Child Care Program
    View more info
  • Kidstop

    Coming soon, registration opens on March 5 at 6 a.m. for Kidstop Summer 2024 and Kidstop School Year 2024-25. *School Year - Before and/or After School Child Care K-5 *Summer - Child Care entering K-5 Kidstop Summer & School Year Family Handbook 2024-25 Kidstop Summer 2024 Brochure Kidstop School Year 2024-25 Brochure Kidstop Shool Year 2024-25 Tuition Calendar Family and Student Terms and Conditions for Kidstop Summer & School Year Attendance 2024-25 2023-24 Kidstop School Year 2023-24 Brochure Kidstop School Year 2023-24 Tuition Calendar Family and Student Terms and Conditions for Kidstop Summer & School Year Attendance 2023-24
    Child Care Program
    View more info
  • Child Care Program
    View more info
  • Osseo Area Schools Employee Giving Campaign

    Osseo Area Schools Employee Giving Campaign will take place from October 2 through October 13. During the campaign, you have an opportunity to voluntarily make a fully tax-deductible donation to District 279 Foundation and/or Greater Twin Cities United Way. Both of these organizations serve children and families who live in the communities served by our school district. District 279 Foundation enhances Osseo Area Schools dedication to all scholars by funding innovative projects and recognizing the achievements of scholars and staff at the annual Investment in Youth celebration. Greater Twin Cities United Way believes when we unite as changemakers we can disrupt systems and address the challenges no one can solve alone. Together, we will create a more equitable community where all people thrive regardless of income, race, or place. There is also an option to designate a non-profit of your choosing through Greater Twin Cities United Way. Osseo Area Schools has a history of being one of the highest performing school districts in the Greater Twin Cities United Way service area. Last year, Osseo Area Schools employees raised over $43,000 to support District 279 Foundation and the Greater Twin Cities United Way. As a changemaker, you have the power to transform our community. Your support will continue the spirit of giving that is prevalent in our school district community. View these videos to learn more about the impact of your contribution. District 279 Foundation Greater Twin Cities United Way
  • Preschool / PreK - 2023-2024

    Preschool/PreK Classes for 3 to 5 year-olds Thank you for your interest into Osseo Area Schools Early Childhood Programs! View Preschool/PreK Registration information for 2024-2025. School year 2023-2024: Is open. Completed registrations are place first come/first served. 23-24 Preschool/PreK Brochure Osseo Area Schools Early Childhood & Family Education offers a variety of affordable Preschool and PreK programs designed to support your child's development, and create a foundation for your child's future academic, emotional and social success. Our curriculum and activities focus on building confidence, independence, academic, and social skills so your child enters kindergarten ready to continue learning and has received a 4-STAR (highest possible rating) from Parent Aware. SY2023-2024 Preschool/Pre-K Age Requirements: Preschool for 3s & 4s and 3 to 5s: Children must be the age of 3 or older by September 1, 2023. No exceptions. Pre-K for 4s & 5s: Children must be the age of 4 or older by September 1, 2023. No exceptions. Registrations will remain in a pending status until the contract has been approved. State funded scholarships are available for SY2023-24 on a limited bases. If a child is awarded a scholarship, it will cover your child’s tuition for the entire school year. Here is a video tutorial of how to register online: Registration Tutorial Video If you have questions or need assistance, please call us at 763-391-8777 or email ecfe@district279.org En Español, Lus Hmoob, Bằng Tiếng Việt: 855-938-0586.
    Child Care Program
    View more info
  • Preschool / PreK - 2024-2025

    Welcome to Osseo Area Schools Early Childhood & Family Education (EC&FE) Preschool and PreK programs! Osseo Area Schools Early Childhood & Family Education offers a variety of affordable Preschool and PreK programs designed to support your child's development, and create a foundation for your child's future academic, emotional and social success. Our curriculum and activities focus on building confidence, independence, academic, and social skills so your child enters kindergarten ready to continue learning. Important dates for 2024-25 enrollment: Jan. 24, 2024 - Lottery registration begins Feb. 29, 2024 - Lottery held View and download the 2024-25 Preschool & PreK Brochure online. (English) Vea y descargue el folleto de preescolar y prekínder 2024-25 en línea. (Español)
  • Child Care Program
    View more info