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Enrollment & Fees

2017-18 Program Rates

Infant

  • 8-15 Hours Per Week: $69 
  • 15-30 Hours Per Week: $132 
  • 30-45 Hours Per Week: $190 
  • 45-52 Hours Per Week: $200

Toddler

  • 8-15 Hours Per Week: $67
  • 15-30 Hours Per Week: $129
  • 30-45 Hours Per Week: $182 
  • 45-52 Hours Per Week: $192

Pre-K

  • 8-15 Hours Per Week: $65 
  • 15-30 Hours Per Week: $124 
  • 30-45 Hours Per Week: $173 
  • 45-52 Hours Per Week: $183

School Age

  • Per Afternoon: $9.75 
  • Half Day/Early School Release: $22 (Not available in the summer)
  • Full Day (No School): $33

Enrollment Information

 Additional information regarding eligibility, our waiting list, enrollment and orientation are available below.

In accordance with Federal Law and U.S. Department of Agriculture policy, this institution is prohibited from discrimination. The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) prohibits discrimination against its customers, employees, and applicants for employment on the bases of race, color, national origin, age, disability, sex, gender identity, religion, reprisal and, where applicable, political beliefs, marital status, familial or parental status, sexual orientation, or all or part of an individual's income is derived from any public assistance program, or protected genetic information in employment or in any program or activity conducted or funded by the Department. (Not all prohibited bases will apply to all programs and/or employment activities.)

Families are contacted by Center staff when a classroom vacancy occurs. At the time of enrollment, families will be sent a packet containing the following forms:

  • Registration form
  • Emergency contact card
  • Health Summary & Immunization Record
  • Child Personal Information

The Children’s Center continuously accepts enrollment requests using the waiting list form. Families are placed on the waiting list by the date and time of their initial request.

Please call 507.457.2298 or 507.457.2300 or email the Children’s Center at childrenscenter@winona.edu if you would like to discuss our programs or request a tour of the facility.

Children are enrolled in the following prioritized order:

Maria Hall and Creekside Locations:
  • Siblings of already enrolled children
  • Military Veterans or family members of currently enlisted parents
  • WSU student parents
  • WSU faculty and staff
  • Greater Winona Area
Madison and WK Elementary:
  • Siblings of already enrolled children
  • Military Veterans or family members of currently enlisted parents
  • Madison/WK school attendance area or children of school staff
  • WSU students, faculty, or staff
Once enrollment materials are received, families attend a 45-minute orientation to finalize the paperwork, learn about Center programs, meet classroom teachers and share individual family practices. A $50.00 registration fee is due at the time of orientation.