Quick Links
Skip to main contentSkip to navigation

Shenandoah Community School District


Welcome to Shenandoah Early Childhood

Welcome to the Shenandoah Public Schools preschool program!  We are proud of our early childhood program in Shenandoah. We have an opportunity to provide an educational opportunity to the youngest Mustangs and Fillies.  

We believe in unit based learning, exploratory opportunities, and of utmost importance - social/emotional learning for all students.  This is achieved through viable curricula, extensive trainings, collaborative approaches, data-driven practices, and highly qualified/certified staff.

We welcome you to visit our preschool!  Check out the QuickLinks page to learn more (information, staff, standards, etc). Please call us to set up a time to visit.


Shenandoah Schools Preschool Program

304 W Nishna Road

Shenandoah, IA 51601

(p) 712-246-1581

(f) 712-246-3722

Preschool Apple Tasting

On Wednesday, October 10th, each preschool class had the opportunity to taste test 3 types of apples.  They tasted red delicious, yellow delicious, and granny smith apples.  They colored an apple coloring page and voted . . .

read more

Article image-1

Apple Tastings

Miss Emily, Kayla VanRite, and Quentin Slater came to preschool this week to do apple tastings with us!  We learned about red, yellow, and green apples.  We tried the different apples.  We love these food tastings each month . . .

read more

Article image-2

Shenandoah Pride

Shenandoah Preschool represented Homecoming 2018 with a sea of maroon!   While we represent our Shenandoah pride, we also represent something larger; fully inclusive preschool programming for all students.   GO . . .

read more

Article image-3

Play based education

A large part of early childhood learning is integrated through play-based learning.  One of those opportunities is during "centers" at preschool.  This is an opportunity for playing well with others, taking turns, using . . .

read more

Preschool & Elementary 2018-2019 Supply List

Elem Supply List 2018-2019.pdf

read more

Tuition assistance application for 3 year old preschool program

Please click below for the application for tuition assistance for the 3 year old preschool program.  3 year old preschool tuition is $75/month for 3 hours a day, 5 days a week.   CCECA 3 year old tuition assistance . . .

read more


Registration is this week! Registration opens online on Tuesday, July 17th. Registration assistance is available in person on Thursday, July 19th from 12:00pm-8:00pm at the K8 building. All needed documents are available . . .

read more

Director's Bio

  Mrs Tiffany Spiegel joined Shenandoah Schools in July 2011.  She served as elementary principal from July 2011 to June 2018.  In July 2018, Mrs Spiegel shifted to Director of Early Childhood and Extended Learning. . . .

read more

Preschool Information

Shenandoah Early Childhood - Preschool Address:  304 W Nishna Road, Shenandoah, IA 51601        Phone:  712-246-1581          Fax:  712-246-3722   . . .

read more

Iowa Quality Preschool Program Standards (IQPPS)

Iowa school districts that operate Statewide Voluntary Preschool Programs or provide early childhood special education instructional services are required to meet approved preschool program standards.  There are three approved preschool . . .

read more

Statewide Voluntary Preschool Program for Four-Year-Old Children

The purpose of Iowa's Statewide Voluntary Preschool Program (SWVPP) for Four-Year-Old Children is to provide an opportunity for all young children in the State of Iowa to enter school ready to learn by expanding voluntary access to . . .

read more