Young Naturalist Preschool 

2018-2019 School Year REGISTRATION & Open House Information:

Group 1: Current YN Students, Siblings of Current YN Students and Siblings of YN Alumni. Applications are due by 3 pm December 15, 2017 (no fee required at this time). Contracts will be mailed and must be returned by January 11, 2018 with $65 registration fee & the first of ten tuition payments to secure space.

Group 2: Children of Museum Members (Members by February 15, 2018 at Family Level or above). Applications are due by February 15, 2018 (no fee required at this time). Contracts will be mailed and must be returned by March 8, 2018 with $65 registration fee & the first of ten tuition payments to secure space. Young Naturalist Open House: February 8th, 3:30 – 6pm (snow date, February 9 th, 3:30 – 6pm)

Group 3: Open to the General Public. Applications will be accepted at any time (no fee required with application). Contracts will be written after March 8th if space is available. Spaces will be filled on a first come first served basis as contracts are returned. Contracts must be returned with $65 registration fee & the first of ten tuition payments to secure space. Young Naturalist Open House: February 8th, 3:30 – 6pm (snow date, February 9th, 3:30 – 6pm)


The purpose of this unique program is to provide an early childhood experience that meets the developmental needs of each child through interaction with the environment and engaging the child’s sense of wonder with the goal of developing a lifelong appreciation and relationship with the natural world.
— Young Naturalist Preschool mission