KuemperCares 3-Year-Old Preschool

** Registration for the 3-Year-Old Program for the 2023-2024 school year is currently full.  If you register, you will be placed on the waitlist.  Please get in touch with Trish Tigges at [email protected]  with questions. 

For questions regarding tuition or registration fees, contact Hannah Heiman at [email protected] or 712-792-3313.

Who: Any child who will turn three on or before September 15th, 2023. Only 32 total spots are available! There will 4 sections with only 8 children in each section. 

What: The KuemperCares 3-Year-Old Preschool program helps develop a child's mind, body, and soul through creative play in an educational setting.

Where: First floor of Kuemper High School, next to the other KuemperCares rooms.

When: Currently serving 3-year-olds in our program

Why: To develop lifelong Christian disciples and to fulfill a critical need for childcare and child development programs in the community. 

2023-2024 3-Year-Old Preschool Registration 
Registration will open on Wednesday, January 4th, 2023 at 10 A.M. 

A link to register through Brightwheel will be available HERE at 10 A.M. January 4th, 2023.   The link to sign up is https://schools.mybrightwheel.com/sign-in?redirect_path=forms/8a8419c1-f8be-49d6-b2d8-b57636f3d5ff/self-service

Please follow these directions to sign up!  The link will lead you to create an account on Brightwheel, our attendance/accounting software for KuemperCares.  You will then be able to register your child and pick preferences. When you have that completed expect to receive an email from Brightwheel with a link to pay the non-refundable registration fee of $50. 

We will assign children to sessions based on a first come first serve process once the registration fee is paid.  Once we have 32 slots filled, we will stop the registration process and start a waiting list.  

Tuesday/Thursday Mornings: 8am-11am
Tuesday/Thursday Afternoons: 12pm-3pm
Wednesday/Friday Mornings: 8am-11am
Wednesday/Friday Afternoons: 12pm-3pm

Tuition: $130/month
Registration fee: $50 non-refundable  
Families provide school supplies

Questions? or to add your name to our inquiring list:
To be added to the inquiring list, please click HERE:  you will be sent an email in the spring when registration starts.
Contact Trish Tigges at [email protected]  with questions. 
For questions regarding tuition or registration fees, contact Hannah Heiman at [email protected] or 712-792-3313.

Will KuemperCares have a "wraparound" program for the 3-year-old preschool program like they do for the 4-year-old program?
No. At this time, there will be no extra child care beyond the normal preschool times for the 3-year-olds.

Is transportation provided for 3-year-old preschool?
No. This is an entirely optional program and state-funded busing is not provided.

The Warren H. Timmerman Charitable Foundation Grant of $15,250, the Community Foundation of Carroll County Grant of $20,000, and the Future Ready Iowa Childcare Challenge Grant of $80,000 helped make the launch of the KuemperCares 3-Year-Old Preschool program possible. Thank you for helping us fill a critical need in the community!