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Bright Beginnings Preschool

Registration for 2018 - 2019 School Year is NOW OPEN!

Start at two and we’ll get you to school...

Watch as our qualified teachers help your child grow, learn and get ready for Kindergarten through our 3-class preschool program!

As a part of the Geneseo Park District, Bright Beginnings Preschool students get an enhanced learning environment by utilizing all The Center has to offer...from the gym to the kitchen & beyond!

Plus... 2 field trips and 2 programs each year!


  • Prices are based on Member (M) or Non-Member (NM) status. You can purchase a Household Membership or a Youth Membership to receive the discounted pricing. Learn more about Becoming a Member.
  • Preschool fees are based upon a yearly rate but can be paid by the month for no additional fee.
  • Bright Beginnings Preschool follows the Geneseo School District 228 calendar for full days off (does not include early dismissals or half days). On days when Geneseo Schools are cancelled because of weather, Preschool is also cancelled. No refunds will be given.
  • Bright Beginnings will not go past the scheduled school year, even if emergency school days are used by the Geneseo School District.
  • Bright Beginnings Preschool is located through the Gym in the 1st classroom in the Growth Inc. building.
  • Bright Beginnings Preschool is not affiliated with Growth Inc. Child Care Center. Children from Growth Inc. are welcome to attend Bright Beginnings Preschool and will be picked up by the teacher on class days.
  • A waiting list is available for all full preschool classes.


Registration for 2018 - 2019 School Year is NOW OPEN!

2 - 3 year olds

Two year olds love to feel like big kids, so why not let them go to school! This structured class will get little learners ready for preschool. Classes run 45 minutes, 1 day per week. 

  • Weekly art projects
  • Colors & Music
  • Story & Theme of the week
  • FUN & PLAY with friends

FACT: Twinklebrights is the only independent two year old preschool in Geneseo. This means your child participates in this program without a parent. What this also 45 minutes each week all to yourself!



11:15am - Noon (Tuesdays or Thursdays)

FEE/MONTH: $25 Members / $50 Non-Members

TEACHER: Mrs. Ramp Kathy Ramp has a B.S. in Elementary Education from ISU with a Masters in Reading from WIU.


Registration for 2018 - 2019 School Year is NOW OPEN!

3 - 4 year olds

Our second-year preschool class offers a structured learning environment with lots of room for fun hands-on activities to help each student grow academically and socially. Classes run 2.5 hours Tuesdays and Thursdays.

  • Letter Recognition
  • Writing Letters and Numbers
  • Hands-on & Cooperative Learning
  • Numbers & Counting
  • Daily Art Projects
  • FUN & PLAY with friends


8:30 - 11:00am | TU TH Full or

12:30 - 3:00pm | TU TH

FEE/MONTH: $80 Members / $160 Non-Members

TEACHER: Mrs. Bieneman Rachel Bieneman has B.S. in Communications and a B.A. in Elementary Education from WIU.


Registration for 2018 - 2019 School Year is NOW OPEN!

4 - 5 year olds

The third year preschool class builds on what students learned in Starbrights. Classes run 2.5 hours Monday, Wednesdays and Fridays.  In a structured setting, students will continue learning...

  • Letter Identification & Sounds
  • Math Principles
  • Science Projects
  • Hands-on Learning
  • Large & Small Motor Skills
  • School Readiness
  • Daily Art Project
  • FUN & PLAY with friends


8:30 - 11:00 am | M W F Full or

12:30 - 3:00pm | M W F

FEE/MONTH: $110 Members / $220 Non-Members

TEACHER: Mrs. Nelson Sarah Nelson has a B.A. in Elementary Education from Monmouth College.

Upcoming Events

October 04


Boys New Player Tryouts Grades 4th-6th
October 4, 2018 | 6:00 pm
A team schedule will be published online the week of October 8, 2018
Games/practices start the week of October 15, 2018

October 08

FREE Special Day Swim

Come swim at The Center's Indoor Pool on your day off!
1:00 - 3:00pm

October 18


The Gym, Walking Track & Racquetball Courts are CLOSED for the Annual Geneseo Park District Foundation Parktoberfest starting 8am October 18th until Noon on October 21st.
The Gym, Walking Track & Racquetball Courts will reopen Noon on Sunday October 21st.

All Upcoming Events