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Welcome to the Kindergarten Center!

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Mission & Vision


The District 112 Kindergarten Program gives each child the opportunity to discover and learn through listening, observing, experimenting, and practicing.  Kindergarten provides exposure to concepts and skills in most curriculum areas.  We introduce children to a wide range of practical knowledge and skills, providing experiences that promote social, emotional, physical and intellectual growth.

Mission Statement

The Kindergarten Center is a community committed to fostering a lifelong love of learning through responsive educational opportunities.


Dates to Remember

March 3rd            No School - Teacher Workshop March 24 -31     No School - Spring Break

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Middle School Parent Preview Night

Parents/Guardians, Save the date for Parent Preview Night at your middle school! Watch for an invitation coming soon in your mailbox. Tour the school, meet our wonderful staff, and get answers to your questions. Chaska Middle School West: Thurs., Feb. 2, 6-8 p.m....

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Edie Stearns named district Teacher of the Year

Edie Stearns wanted to be a teacher since she was a young girl.  Twenty-five years ago her dream became reality when she started as an intern at Chanhassen Elementary School in a 1st grade classroom with teachers Carol Berg and Peggy Kaufhold. She has also spent time...

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Zanner Rowe named nation's best history teacher

Jenny Zanner Rowe, who teaches social studies at Chanhassen High School, received the prestigious Patricia Behring Teacher of the Year Award. This honor is bestowed on only one high school and one middle school teacher in the nation.  She is the first teacher in...

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