Lake Harriet United Methodist Preschool

4901 Chowen Avenue South   Minneapolis, Minnesota 55410  (612) 926-8043

General Enrollment Information

We are pleased that you are considering enrolling your child in Lake Harriet UM Preschool. Our Enrollment Process is explained here. Please feel free to contact us if you have any questions.

2019-2020 Application Information

Currently enrolled families and members of Lake Harriet UM Church - applications are due by December 31, 2018 to hold a spot for the 2019-2020 school year. Applications are available from the Preschool or the website.  Please talk with Andrea if you want to hold a spot but have not submitted an application.

Families new to Lake Harriet UM Preschool - applications for the 2019-2020 school year are due by January 31, 2019 to be part of our random selection process.

We will continue to accept applications for the 2019-2020 school year with your child being placed on our wait list. We enroll students from our wait list through out the summer.

We begin tours in November.  Tours are available by scheduled appointment only. Please call or email us to schedule.

Enrollment Process Guidelines


Applications for Enrollment can be picked up at the preschool or downloaded from this site. The application may be dropped off or mailed to 4901 Chowen Av. S., Minneapolis 55410.

A check for $50 must accompany each application. If sending in more than one application for your family, one check may be sent for the appropriate amount.

We will send you an email to verify that we have received your application. If you have not received it within two weeks, please call 612-926-8043.

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Child must be 3 years old before September 1, 2019 and must be fully toilet trained. Children enrolled in Kindergarten may not be enrolled in Lake Harriet UM Preschool.


A random selection process occurs in February for families new to Lake Harriet UM Preschool and families are notified prior to end of February of either acceptance or wait list status.


If you have any questions or would like to schedule a tour, please call us at 612-926-8043 or email us.