Welcome to Early Childhood Education

  • Early Childhood Education Online Bookfair

    Our Scholastic Book Fair is a reading event that brings kids the books they want to read. We'll receive a wonderful selection of engaging and affordable books for every reading level, and all purchases benefit our school! Reading for pleasure inside and outside of school has real and long-lasting benefits. Please come to our book fair and help shape your child's reading habits. Shop Now!


    District 742 Early Childhood Education offers a wide range of classes and programs for parents and young children, birth to kindergarten entrance. Hear more about why we're 742 Proud in the Early Childhood Education video!

    New Location!

    Quarryview Education Center
    800 S. Seventh St.
    Waite Park, MN 56387

    Phone: 320-370-8250, Fax: 320-370-8348.

    We welcome families living in the St. Cloud Area and surrounding communities to participate in the wonderful opportunities and services that are provided through our Early Childhood Family Education (ECFE), District 742 Preschool, Early Childhood Screening and Early Childhood Special Education (ECSE) programs. Use the links to the left to explore our many offerings.

    We are committed to providing support and services to families with young children in the St. Cloud area. Stop on by and join us on our journey!

Contact Information

  • Julie Midas

    Julie Midas, Director of Early Childhood Education

    Quarryview Education Center
    800 S. Seventh St.
    Waite Park, MN 56387

    Phone: 320-370-8250

Early Childhood Flyers

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