Early Learning Center (Early Childhood)

  • The School City of Hobart Early Learning Center is focused on Hobart's youngest citizens. The district is committed to providing opportunities for learning from the very beginnings of life!

    It provides a special school for important early childhood programs in one building. The Early Learning Center is home to Parents As Teachers, Ready Set Go Preschool Network, Early Childhood Development classes, and Full-day Kindergarten.


    • Building Brickies (formerly Parents as Teachers PAT) is a FREE & voluntary parent education and family support organization that helps families capture those windows of opportunity so that children start school ready to succeed.

    • GET READY! GET SET! GO! to Kindergarten is a collaboration of School City of Hobart teachers, Preschool and Day Care providers, on behalf of the School City of Hobart's youngest citizens.

    • Full Day Kindergarten
      The School City of Hobart offers full day kindergarten. To learn more about it, please click here.

    • Brickie Kidz Preschool
      Our preschool program is located in Hobart High School and is part of our Early
      Childhood Education Careers Program for juniors and seniors. Students learn hands-on experiences with the children as well as how to prepare lesson plans and classroom activity centers.

    • Early Childhood Development
      Our ECD preschool classrooms meet the needs of three and four year old students with disabilities. It prepares the students for kindergarten. Students learn academics, self-help skills, and social skills. If you think your child might qualify for our preschool, contact the Northwest Indiana Special Education Co-operative at 769-4000 for more information.