Finding a quality program for your child(ren) is an important decision for all parents. We encourage all parents to visit the program and get all of their questions answered before making their decision. Once you have made the decision to enroll your child at River Hills Early Childhood Center, we will make the process as simple and seamless as possible. In order to enroll your child in our program you will need to: 1) pick up an enrollment packet and 2) pay the $75.00 non-refundable registration fee.


Infant (6 weeks to 16 months)

  • Full time – $360
  • 4 days – $325
  • 3 days – $290

Toddler (16 months to 3 years)

  • Full time – $315
  • 4 days – $285
  • 3 days – $262

Preschool & Prekindergarten (3 years to 5 years)

  • Full time – $295
  • 4 days – $269
  • 3 days – $243
  • 2 days – $200

Traditional Preschool Monthly Rates (4 Years to Kindergarten)

  • 3 days – $220
  • 4 days – $300
  • 5 days – $350 Monthly Rate

Full Time and Part Time Weekly Rates

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Tuition is due on Friday by 6:00pm for the upcoming week. A $5 late fee will be applied for tuition paid after 6:00pm and for each day after Friday.

Full-time families with multiple children will receive a $25 sibling discount when more than one child is enrolled in the center.

Each family will receive 50% discount off of one week of tuition for a week that their child(ren) do(es) not attend M – F one time every 12 months. This discount can be used after the child(ren) has been enrolled at the center for 6 consecutive months.

** Tuition for Traditional Preschool is due the 1st of each month.

Meals & Menus

Please see our closing calendar for the days RHECC will be closed. 

Closing Calendar

Summer Program

Family Resources

There are a variety of online resources that we find helpful … and you might, too! From learning standards, licensing requirements and screening details, be in the know.

Child Care Aware



MN Human Services

Help Me Grow Minnesota

Washburn Center for Children

Early Childhood Screening

Rosemount, Apple Valley, Eagan District 196

Prior Lake, Savage District 719

Burnsville, Eagan, Savage District 191

Lakeville School District 194

Employment & Volunteer Opportunities


Please click on the following application form. When completed, please mail or fax form to us:

Volunteer Opportunities

Please click on the following link to see the volunteer opportunities available:

Volunteer App

Please download and print the Application for Volunteer Opportunities:

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