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Marathon County Headstart

720 Grant St
Wausau, WI 54403-4915

(715) 845-2947


Philosophy & Approach

Day in the Life

General School Mission

"To make a positive difference in the lives of the children and families we serve.
In striving to achieve our mission, we will:
Provide a safe, secure, and nurturing learning environment
Create partnerships with families and community resource agencies
Recruit, develop and maintain a staff that is dedicated to promoting excellence
Excerpted from the preschool's website

A Typical Day

" typical class schedule looks like this:
Welcome and breakfast/lunch
Free Choice time at learning centers
Story time
Circle/Sharing time
Music, movement, and games
Outdoor play time
Individualization/small group time
Lunch/snack time and farewell
Excerpted from the preschool's website