Program Description

The Pointer Pup Preschool offers 3 and 4-year old preschool.  The preschool program serves a diverse population in an age-appropriate program taught by certified teachers.

Mission Statement

Pointer Pup Preschool is coordinated through Center Point-Urbana Community Schools and provides a caring and safe environment in which all children are able to develop socially, emotionally and academically.  Children learn and practice the social skills necessary for future success in school.  Our preschool also encourages children to become aware of and identify positive character traits such as patience, caring, respect, self-confidence, and problem-solving.


The Pointer Pup Preschool will provide a high-quality preschool program with opportunities for your child to develop readiness skills for kindergarten through appropriate activities and experiences. 


At Pointer Pup Preschool, students are offered a variety of age-appropriate activities that stimulate the Sensory, Social and Academic development of children.  Our programs meet or exceed Iowa Early Learning Standards.

  • A sense of self
  • Responsibility for self and others
  • Personal behavior
  • Gross motor skills
  • Fine motor skills
  • Problem-solving skills
  • Logical thinking
  • Responsive and symbolic thinking
  • Listening and speaking
  • Reading and writing