Registration Now Open for Barlina House Preschool 2024-2025 School Year

Mon February 5, 2024

Registration is now open for the 2024-2025 school year at Barlina House Preschool. Classes run Sept 4, 2024-May 23, 2025. Barlina House is a Crystal Lake Park District facility that is licensed by the Department of Children and Family Services and our curriculum is in line with Illinois Early Learning Standards.  Parents and students considering enrollment are invited to schedule an individual tour at Barlina House Preschool by calling Donna MacCrindle, Barlina House Director at (815) 477-5403 or emailing her at

Classes are offered 2-3 days per week morning sessions for 3-year-olds and 4-year olds have the opportunity to enroll in 2, 3, 4 or 5 days with morning sessions.  Placement available for 3–5-year-olds and is based up your child’s ages as of September 1.

Registration is accepted online at or in person at the Administrative Office at One East Crystal Lake Avenue in Crystal Lake.  A non-refundable $50 registration fee is charged at the time of initial registration. The first tuition payment will be due September 1. If registering after August 1, the $50 registration fee and first tuition payment will be due at the time of registration. Tuition is discounted 5% for second and third children of the same immediate family. A complete schedule of class dates, times and fees is available online at