Preschool Registration for the 2019-20 school year is open.  Classes are filling fast!

  Transportation option available for all morning classes! Bus Request Form 2019-20  

FORMS REQUIRED for the 2018-19 Preschool Year (download here). All forms MUST be submitted PRIOR to school starting in addition to having your child's updated immunization form turned in. FORMS REQUIRED for the 2019-20 Preschool Year will be available soon, here.

Our catalog with preschool options is on our home page.

2019-20 Early Childhood Calendar
If you have questions about our Early Learning programs, please contact Angie McGinnis at Tilden Community Preschool, 651-480-7678 or email her at

More about our award winning preschool . . .

  • The only preschool in Hastings that is part of the Hastings Public Schools. Promotes a smooth and easy transition to kindergarten.
  • Open to ages 3-5 years
  • Conveniently located at Tilden Community Center, 310 River Street, Hastings
  • Parent Aware 4-Star-rated Program
  • Creative Curriculum – MN Department of Education approved research-based curriculum
  • MN Department of Education licensed teachers
  • Children make friends with their future classmates
  • Varied class times offered - 2, 3, or 5 days per week, morning or afternoon class options.

A typical preschool school day includes:

  • Open play/choice time
  • Meeting time
  • Guided curriculum work
  • Arts/crafts/music
  • Story time/literacy activities
  • Math and science activities
  • Dramatic Play
  • Gym/playground large muscle time

Contact information: Tilden Community Preschool, 310 River Street, Hastings, MN 55033 |  651-480-7670
Office Hours:  7:30 a.m.- 5:00 p.m.