Early Learning Program

Early Learning Program

  • This program is for children who will be 3.8 – 4.7 years of age on or before September 1st of the upcoming school year.
  • Early Learning programs are not funded by Alberta Education so there is a fee for children to attend. The cost is $50/month or $500 for the year. 
  • Children are required to be fully toilet trained with some exceptions made for children with identified delays or medical needs.
  • Registration for this program is done online through your local community school.
  • A child who qualifies for PUF and is 3.8 to 4.7 years of age will be eligible for specialized supports and fees will be covered for this program through PUF.
  • If you have questions about your child qualifying for PUF, please contact the Early Learning Supervisor/Coordinator or your Community Preschool Teacher.


Westwind offers Early Childhood Programs in six locations: Cardston Elementary SchoolMountain View SchoolSpring Glen Elementary SchoolMagrath Elementary SchoolRaymond Elementary School and Stirling School.

For information regarding a specific program please contact the school closest to your home address.


Questions regarding children experiencing developmental delays prior to kindergarten entry should be directed to:

Sandi Letioa, Early Learning Supervisor,  (403) 653-5634 (Cardston, Mountain View, Hillspring, Glenwood, Magrath)

Sue Heggie, Early Learning Coordinator, (403) 752-3004 (Raymond & Stirling)