Preschool and day care

Three community preschools

Two community preschools called "Tigerland" are operated by our Battle Ground Community Education program. One is on the campus of Captain Strong Primary, 1002 N.W. Sixth Ave., Battle Ground. The other is on the Yacolt Primary campus, northeast of Battle Ground. The third community preschool is Prairie Preschool at Prairie High School. All are for children ages 3-5.

For more information about:

  • Tigerland, call the Battle Ground Community Education office, (360) 885-6584 or click here for its website. 
  • Prairie Preschool please click here or call (360) 885-5004.

Six preschools for children with special needs

Battle Ground Public Schools also offers early intervention programs and services for children ages 3-5 who are identified for special services. Those preschool classrooms are at Prairie High, Daybreak Primary, Maple Grove K-8 school, Tukes Valley Primary, Capt. Strong Primary and Yacolt Primary.


If you have a child who you think might have a disability requiring special education services, please call the special education office at (360) 885-5318 for screening and program information. To learn more about the district's overall special education program, click here.


Day care

Prairie child care provides full-time care for ages 18 months to 5 years. It operates from 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. during the school year at Prairie High School. Phone: (360) 885-5016. 


Links to other child-care resources in Clark County: