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Welcome to Bruce Vento Full Day Pre-K!

Our Pre-Kindergarten Program provides preschool education for children the year before kindergarten to prepare them for school success. Here at Vento we have three full day Pre-K classrooms and one Enrichment classroom. 

Classes focus on teaching children to:

  • See themselves as capable learners
  • Develop reading, writing and math skills
  • Work well with other children and adults

Each classroom is staffed with one licensed teacher and an assistant. Up to 20 students can be enrolled into each classroom. 

Students are enrolled for an entire school year, Monday through Friday. Our school hours are 7:30 a.m.- 2 p.m. 

To be eligible for Pre-K, your child must be: 

  • Four years old by September 1st and
  • Living in St. Paul

For more information, visit The Office of Early Learning

To apply, call the Saint Paul Student Placement Center 651-632-3760 or apply online at Bruce Vento.

Early Childhood Education Services

In Pre-K, additional services are available for students who qualify. These services include Special Education, Speech, Occupational Therapy. 

All students participate in an Early Childhood Screening before they start school. To schedule a screening visit SPPS Early Childhood Screening