Sioux Center Community Hospital building

Early Childhood Center

Active Learning Preschool

Beginning this fall at the Early Childhood Center

2014-2015 Class Options: (All for 3 year olds)

  • Mon, Wed, Fri - 8:30-11:30 am
  • Tues & Thurs - 8:30-11:30 am

Preschool Fees

Registration fee is $40

Community members not enrolled in daycare: 3 day class - $160/month, 2 day class - $130/month

Daycare families: 3 day class - $60/month, 2 day class - $45/month (Also, charged daycare rate for the time they are in preschool)

Hospital employees who are not enrolled in daycare: 3 day class - $155/month, 2 day class - $125/month

If you would like to enroll your child please download an enrollment form and return to Early Childhood Center: 1070 7th Ave. NE  •  Sioux Center, Iowa 51250

If you have any questions or interested in a tour of the center, contact us at (712) 722-8270.


Early Childhood Center

Our licensed child care facility provides a positive, developmentally appropriate environment for infants to school-age children.

Our mission is to provide early childhood care and education in a way that is developmentally appropriate and responsive to the needs of the community.

  • Childcare is available from 6 a.m. - 6:00 p.m., Monday through Friday, all year long.
  • Preschool classes meet for 3 hours 2 -3 days a week during the school year.
  • School-aged care is available before and after school and all day on holiday vacation days and summers.
  • Center is closed on Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, New Year's Day, Labor Day, 4th of July and Memorial Day.
Early Childhood Center earns high quality rating

The State of Iowa awards the Early Childhood Center 5 stars in the Iowa's Quality Rating System (QRS). Early Childhood Center is committed to improve the quality of care that children receive in early care and education settings. This is the highest rating of any Sioux County Childcare/Preschool Center.For more information about the QRS, please visit the website at: