• Family Support and Services

  • The Edina Early Learning Center supports children by supporting the whole family. We offer an array of special services to meet the needs of families who might need a little additional help. Please contact us for more information about any of these programs and services. We are here to help: 952-848-3908.


    Early Childhood Special Education

    The mission of Edina’s Early Childhood Special Education (ECSE) program is to promote active, meaningful learning in a safe, positive environment while respecting the diverse strengths and needs of each child and family. For more information about Early Childhood Special Education, click here.

    Early Childhood Developmental Screening

    Recommended at age 3, the Edina Early Learning Center provides the free, state-required Early Childhood Developmental Screening for all students before they can start kindergarten in a Minnesota public school. For more information and to schedule a screening for your child, click here. 

    All Early Childhood developmental screenings scheduled for April & May have been cancelled.  We are not scheduling screening appointments at this time.  The Edina Public Schools is waiting for directives from the Governor and the Minnesota Departments of Health and Education.

    School Readiness

    School Readiness is a statewide Minnesota program created to ensure that all children are fully prepared to enter Kindergarten.  The school readiness program safeguards that all students, regardless of family income or circumstances, have an opportunity to attend preschool. Students must be 3, 4 or 5 years old to qualify. For more information about School Readiness, click here. 

    Tax Information

    Early Learning Center Tax ID# 41-6001406

    Child Care Tax statements for All Day Pre K and Extended Learning are ready to print every January of the new year. Steps to retrieve tax information:

    • Go to our registration system, Eleyo, to get started
    • Click on the blue "Sign In" box in the upper right hand corner
    • Sign In to your account
    • Click on the account you wish to retrieve
    • Look under "Account Management"
    • Click on "Download Tax Information"

    Tax Statements for ECFE and Preschool classes:

    • Go to our registration system, Eleyo, to get started
    • Click on the blue "Sign In" box in the upper right hand corner
    • Sign In to your account
    • On the bottom of the page, click on the ACCOUNT tab
    • Go to Your History, you will see your payments by year and category

    Financial Assistance

    Fees for classes with a significant Early Childhood Family Education (ECFE) component are charged on a sliding fee scale according to family income.

Sliding Fee Scale for ECFE classes
Financial Assistance for Preschool based on Total Family Annual Household Income and Household Size
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