JumpStart Information

This program is designed to provide children ages 3 - 5 (pre-kindergarten age) with an opportunity to experience a hands on learning experience through direct instruction and hands on play.

Class Information:

  • 2.5 hours per day
  • 5 days each week
  • AM Session 8:00 - 10:30(or)
  • PM Session 12:30 - 3:00
  • Transportation is available

Your child will:

  • Socialize with peers.
  • Participate in hands on learning
  • Have direct instruction in small and large group settings.
  • Go on field trips around the community.
  • Have access to support services.

In order to participate in this program, your child must take part in our Developmental Check-up. Children must be at least 3 years of age to be screened. Please contact the Elementary School at 815-928-7200 for more information.


Headstart Information

The Headstart program is run through Kankakee School District #111. Please call (815) 933-0773 for more information.

Manteno Headstart hours: 8:45AM - 3:00PM