Welcome to CPK

The staff and teachers of Central Preschool & Kindergarten welcome you!

We are thankful you’re considering CPK for your child’s preschool and kindergarten experience. Check out registration details below. 

We’re so glad you’re here! 

Learn more about the education experiences available, age requirements and costs associated with CPK programs.

Summer Fun Registration is Now Open!

Your child will have a blast learning new skills, making new friends, and exploring all things summer related! Summer Fun mornings include hands-on learning centers, sing-along time, Bible lessons, and tasty snacks!

Each Summer Fun session meets for three consecutive weeks on Tuesday and Thursday from 9:00-11:30am. 

Session 2: July 2, 3*, 9, 11, 16, 18 *due to the 4th of July on Thursday
Session 3: July 23, 25, 30, Aug 1, 6, 8

2024-25 Registration Is Open Now

We still have open spots available for the 2024-25 school year! 

Note that all CPK programs align with the school year schedule (August-May).

Our enrollment process has been simplified into a single online form this year.

If you have any questions on registration, please email CPK Director Melissa Ludens or call (605) 336-2303.

About CPK

Our Mission

To provide quality education in a caring, Christian environment.


We Offer
  • Certified Head Teachers
  • One, two, three, four, & five half-day programs for children ages 2, 3, 4 and 5
  • Five-day Kindergarten (2 full days, 3 half days)
  • Extended Care and Summer Fun programs, indoor gym, and an outdoor playground

Please ask about the discount offered if you have more than one child attending CPK classes.

Helpful Links

Contact us with any questions.

Meet our staff.

Apply to teach with our CPK job application.

Notice of Nondiscriminatory Policy as to Students

The Central Preschool & Kindergarten admits students of any race, color, national and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs, and athletic and other school-administered programs. 

Inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policy should be directed to:
Melissa Ludens
Director of Preschool and Kindergarten
3100 W Ralph Rogers Rd
Sioux Falls, SD  57108