Small Wonders Preschool

  • About Small Wonders Preschool

    Small Wonders Preschool is dedicated to providing an exemplary early childhood program and committed to fostering the continued growth and development of each child on a cognitive, physical, emotional and social level. Since children learn best through active involvement, Small Wonders provides an enriched, stimulating and safe environment that encourages exploration and experimentation. Children are guided to question, hypothesize, solve problems and express themselves creatively. Teachers at Small Wonders Preschool respect and understand the uniqueness of each child.

    Quick Facts

    Ages: 3-­6
    Founded: 1986
    Enrollment: 560

    School Hours: 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
    Arrival times: 9:00 a.m. or 12:30 p.m.
    Dismissal times: 11:30 a.m. or 3:00 p.m.

    Contact Information

    Preschool Manager: Lisa Piller

    Coordinator: Ann Skokan

    Crystal Lake Education Center
    16250 Ipava Ave.
    Lakeville, MN 55044

    School Office: 952-232-3000

    Health/Attendance Office: 952-232-3019

    Register Now for Small Wonders Preschool

    Lakeville Area Community Education has an online registration system called Eleyo. You will need to create a new account in order to register for classes. Please click the link for Small Wonders Registration Instructions below. Please read both pages of instructions. The first page explains how to set up a family profile. Once you have set up your family profile you will be able to register for classes. Once you have created your account, Eleyo will send you an email requesting you verify your email address.

    PLEASE NOTE: Even though you are registering your child for the class you must first create an account for yourself, and then add profiles for your child and/or spouse.  If you already have an account profile do not create a new one. Go directly to registration.

    Helpful tip: Print the instructions below prior to clicking on the link within the document, so you can follow along as you proceed through the registration process.



  • To learn more about the Small Wonders Preschool, Summer or School Year programming, or to answer any questions, please contact: Ann Skokan at or 952-232-3001.

  • Small Wonders Location

    Crystal Lake Education Center
    16250 Ipava Ave.
    Lakeville, MN 55044

Small Wonders Achievements

  • Small Wonders Preschool Earns NAEYC Accreditation

    NAEYC logo Small Wonders Preschool has earned accreditation from the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) – the nation’s leading organization of early childhood professionals. We’re proud to have earned the mark of quality from NAEYC, and to be recognized for our commitment to reaching the highest professional standards. NAEYC accreditation lets families in our community know that children in our program are getting the best early learning experiences possible. Less than 10 percent of all preschools and other early childhood programs have earned NAEYC accreditation – Small Wonders Preschool is proud of this recognition.


    Small Wonders is Parent Aware Rated!

    Parent Aware logo Small Wonders received the highest rating of 4 stars!