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Preschool Programs in Surrey

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The City of Surrey delivers affordable excellence in licensed preschools and recreation programming for children ages five and under. The City of Surrey’s high quality, play-based preschool and registered programs run from September to June and are designed to promote healthy growth and development throughout a child’s early years.

With a variety of engaging activity options, your child will benefit from programs that encourage creativity, imagination, language, literacy, confidence and independence. Come grow with us!

Supported by the British Columbia Early Learning Framework, preschool programs are based on a responsive curriculum, encourage creativity, promote sharing and problem solving, and guide speech and language development.

"I am very pleased with the preschool programs my daughter has taken through The City of Surrey. The staff are amazing and I feel comfortable knowing that my daughter is getting the best care possible." - Chelsea L.

Registration for 2019/2020 Preschool Programs is Now Open

How to Register:

Register Online

Ages for Preschool Programs

Preschool programs are available for children aged 3 to 5. All children must be either 3 or 4 years old by December 31, 2019.

  • Preschool Year Long Licensed (age 3 to 4)
  • Pre-Kindergarten - Extended Hours (age 4 to 5)

Programs Offered

  • Parent Participation
  • One Day Wonders
  • Skating and Aquatics
  • Sports
  • Arts and Heritage
  • General Interest
  • Music and Dance
  • Nature Preschool
  • Day Camps

Financial Assistance

Our hourly rate for care is one of the lowest in the city. We also offer financial assistance Affordable Child Care Benefit for licensed programs and provide monthly payment plans. If you require additional assistance, families can find out if they qualify for the Leisure Access Program.

We also offer Stay & Play, Preschool Play Day, and Parent Participation activities for children ages 0 to 5 years. View more in the Surrey Recreation Guide.


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