Preschool Academy

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The Portage YMCS Active Learning Preschool Academy is a 9-month program. Our dedicated teachers help children reach their full potential in an academically structured environment using Teaching Strategies Gold Curriculum and their holistic approach to incorporate all aspects of childhood development. The Y works closely with PTS Kindergarten teachers to assist us in remaining current on all the requirements your child will need for school success. *CCDF acceptance pending LLEP Certification.

The 2024- 2025 School Year runs Tuesday, September 3, 2024 thru Friday, May 16, 2025, following the Portage Township Schools Calendar for most holidays and breaks.

Students who are promoted to Kindergarten in Fall 2025, will be celebrated at a formal Graduation Ceremony on Saturday, May 17, 2025.

Every student and their families are welcome to attend the Family Field Day Picnic on Saturday, May 18, 2025, immediately following the commencement ceremony at Woodland Park, Portage, IN.

First months class fees are due by September 1, 2024 and continue monthly through May 1, 2025. A non-refundable $50 registration fee is due at the time of registration. Automatic monthly payments are required.

The Portage Township YMCA Active Learning Preschool Academy is in the process of becoming a Legally Licensed Exempt Provider which will allow us to accept CCDF Vouchers for our 3-day, 4-day, and 5-day class offerings for the upcoming school year. Stay tuned for more information!

2024-2025 School Year Calendar

2024-2025 Preschool Parent Handbook

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Amber Jones, Youth Development Coordinator