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Little Rails & Little Hawks 3's - Stepping Stones

Little Rails & Little Hawks 3’s Preschool is a stepping stone for young learners who want to begin experiencing preschool.  The guiding principles for the 3-year-old preschool are to develop social skills while making friends, discovering new ideas through creative play, and gaining independence. 

Children who are 3 years old by September 1st of the current school year are eligible to participate in this program.  Classes meet twice per week for 2.5 hours per day with an MDE-licensed educator and support staff.

Little Rails and Little Hawks 3’s is a 4-Star Parent Aware-rated program.  Our staff participates in continuous quality training and professional development to excel at best practices that Support Successful Learners.  To learn more about Parent Aware click on the following link.

Where can my child participate?

Proctor Early Childhood Center

202 5th Street; Proctor

Pike Lake Elementary School

5682 Martin Road; Duluth

Hermantown Community Learning Center

4333 Hawk Circle Drive; Hermantown

How do I register my child?

Our Stepping Stones programs begin registration on March 1. Registration takes place online or over the phone.

Stepping Stones Registration Online

Phone: 218.729.9563

Who do I contact with questions?

Sarah Dennis, Early Learning Program Manager | 218.729.9563

Roxy Olsen-Hurst, Assistant Director of Community Education: Early Learning | 218.626.6404