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Childcare & Preschool

3K & 4K Childcare

Pacelli Catholic Elementary School-St. Bronislava offers a 3K & 4K Childcare Program that allows children to learn social skills in a safe and loving environment. The program is exclusively available to students enrolled in 3K or 4K at this location and promotes spiritual, cognitive, and physical development in each child through play-based activities.

3K & 4K Childcare enrollment includes breakfast, lunch, and snack when children are in attendance at those times. Statements are sent home weekly and payment is due upon receipt of statement.


The educational program is designed to provide developmentally appropriate learning experiences for the children throughout the day. Learning is enhanced in the following areas: large and small muscle development, arts and crafts, science, math readiness, self-help skills, emotional and social development.


7am-5:30pm | Monday-Friday

3K Preschool

Pacelli Catholic Schools offer a well-established and innovative preschool program with a Catholic emphasis for children ages 3-4 taught by highly qualified staff at PCES-St. Bron’s in Plover. Low student/teacher ratios and classroom aides allow teachers to focus on faith development, literacy, social and readiness skills. Students in the three-year-old programs must have attained the age of three by September 1st in order to be enrolled. They must be toilet trained.


The 3K preschool program follows the school year calendar for Pacelli Catholic Schools. You will receive a calendar during the first week of school. Your child can attend two days a week (Monday/Wednesday or Tuesday/Thursday) or three days a week (Monday/Wednesday/Friday or Tuesday/Thursday/Friday) from 9am-11:30am.

4K Preschool

PCES-St. Bron’s 4K as part of the Stevens Point Area Public School District. The program follows the Wisconsin Model Early Learning Standards which specify developmentally appropriate expectations for children. The standards address a child’s health and physical development, social and emotional development, language development and communication skills, and cognition and general knowledge. By using these standards as a guide, the programs are all able to utilize a play-based exploration model that is child initiated.

The mission of the 4K program is to provide equal access to high quality early childhood education and learning experiences for all children.

For registration information: 4K Registration

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4K Extension Program

Looking for a way to give your child a leg up for kindergarten? The NEW Pacelli Catholic Schools 4K Extension Program provides just that! Enroll your child full time and they’ll receive supplemental academic and faith based lessons, in addition to all they learn through the 4K program. The 4K Extension Program will focus on things like intentional play based learning, letter recognition, math concepts, and elements of our Catholic faith with assessments and progress reports designed to gauge your child’s academic advancement ensuring they meet developmental standards and milestones.

Before & After School Care

Parents may choose to enroll their K-4 children in the Pacelli Catholic Schools Before & After School Care program on days school is in session. This program provides a well-organized, safe, secure, and caring Catholic setting with time for snacks, homework, rest, play, and other activities.

Hours of Operation

Before Care: 7-7:45am
After Care: 3-5:30pm