Pre-K Enrichment

Our PreK Enrichment Programs will supplement your child's formal Pre-K instruction through participation in our play-based experiential learning program and provide extended day programming after school for working families. Supporting the Pre-K curriculum with engaging activities that feature a strong emphasis on school readiness skills, environmental literacy, and healthy lifestyle development.  This foundation affords endless opportunities for exploration in STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts, and math), SEL (social emotional learning) and HEPA (healthy eating and physical activity).   

Enrollment requirements:  

*Children must be enrolled in a SMSD PreK class and meet all SMSD requirements

*Children must be fully toilet trained

*Parents must submit all required paperwork and forms prior to their child starting our program.


Registration NOW OPEN! Spaces are limited.

You will find our JCPRD enrollment links below.  To enroll, you will click on the ENROLL HERE link by the school you wish to enroll your child in.  This will take you to Active Net where you will select "Enroll Now" and create an account for your family/child. You will then be able to select program options for your child: Early Care (7-8am), PreK Enrichment (AM/PM sessions will be determined at this time), and After School (3-6pm).  You will add your program options to your cart, check out and pay the $50 Registration fee.  

 Spaces will be filled on a first come, first served basis.

Brookwood PreK Enrichment-FULL

Merriam Park PreK Enrichment- FULL

Rhein Benninghoven PreK Enrichment- FULL

Rising Star PreK Enrichment-Only Morning PreK Enrichment spots available

Trailwood PreK Enrichment- ENROLL HERE

(FULL programs please call to be placed on a waiting list)

You will receive an email from ePact within 24-48 hours to set up an account (these emails often times go to junk folders).  This is where you will complete all the necessary forms to complete your child's file with us.  This must be completed before they start our program.  You will need to upload a copy of your child's school physical and immunizations to ePact so please save a copy.

ePact Instructions Here

For information on the Shawnee Mission School District PreK enrollment fees and processes please visit their webpage:  

Pre-Kindergarten - Shawnee Mission School District ( 

You must be enrolled in the Shawnee Mission School District PreK classes to use our JCPRD PreK Enrichment Program and meet all the requirements to attend, including being fully potty trained.  If you need to contact the SMSD Early Childhood Department, call 913-993-6441 for assistance.


2023-24 PreK Enrichment Locations

Brookwood Elementary

Rhein Benninghoven Elementary

Trailwood Elementary

Merriam Park Elementary

Rising Star Elementary


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For a glimpse of our programs, check out this video!


                                                 2023-24 PreK Enrichment Fees

Program Enrollment Full Time Weekly Rates
      (4 days or more)
Part Time Weekly Rates
        (3 days or less)
PreK Enrichment & After School $115 $102
PreK Enrichment Only $90 $73
Early Drop Off (7-8am)
​ only at schools with enough interest
Seasonal Registration Fee
After July 1st, 2021
Declined Payment Fee$30.00
Program Options Change Fee$15.00
Late Pick-Up Fee$1.00/minute

**Fees are subject to change if programming is presented with extenuating circumstances that increase the cost of programming.

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2023-24 Family Handbook

Change/Drop Request Form 

To make a request in current Programming options or to drop from the program, please complete this form.  You will be contacted within 48 business hours to verify your requests.   Must request a change at least one week in advance.