Madelia Has Excellent Childcare Options
Moving to Madelia means you can access reliable childcare options if you have children. “Our childcare providers really care about the kids. It’s been a wonderful experience for our family,” said one Madelia resident. A working group is considering ways to continue expanding our childcare resources.
Free PreK in Madelia for 3 & 4-year-olds
Madelia Public Schools has a School Readiness Preschool located in Madelia Elementary School. “Our philosophy is based on the premise that each child is an individual, unique in many ways with his/her strengths, weaknesses & developmental schedules.”
The Goals of the School Readiness Preschool are to:
- Provide a positive environment with trust, love, and respect.
- Help children develop a positive self-image by teaching them the skills needed to build happy and trusting relationships with their peers & adults.
- Provide preschool experiences that assist parents in nurturing the physical, intellectual, social, and emotional development of their young children.
- Include parents in their child's educational development by keeping the lines of communication open & providing opportunities for them to enhance learning at home.