Burlington Preschool

A high-quality early care and education experience contributes to the overall well being of all children. Our early childhood programs offer developmentally appropriate activities in nurturing, respectful environments, while meeting the needs of families. All programs incorporate health and wellness into the curriculum to ensure children are developing healthy habits that will shape a lifetime of wellness.

Our long-established Burlington program has received 5 STARs from the State of Vermont Quality Rating and Improvement Scale and is NAEYC accredited.

Program Highlights:

• A play-based, emergent curriculum developed using Vermont Early Learning Standards & NAEYC criteria
• Licensed teachers
• Gym class & swim lessons
• Field trips to the Flynn Theater, Shelburne Farms, apple and pumpkin picking & more!
• Free Y membership for enrolled child, providing discounted member rates on youth programming, and discounted membership for entire family.
• Opportunities to participate in other Y programs and events throughout the year

Financial Assistance:

State child care subsidies accepted. Y financial assistance available to eligible families.

Have questions? Contact Danielle Harris, Director of Early Childhood Programs, by email at dharris@gbymca.org or by phone at 802-652-8149.

Interested in Y preschool? Please complete this form to let us know.

Preschool Locations

Pomerleau Family Y

Address: 298 College St. Burlington, VT, 05401
Ages: 3-5 years
Hours: Full day
Contact: Danielle Harris , dharris@gbymca.org or 802-652-8149

Preschool Rates

2020 - 2021

Program Full Weekly Rate ELP Weekly Rate (first 35 wks. of school yr.)
5 Full Days $356 $258


Pomerleau Family Y
298 College Street
Burlington, VT 05401
802 862 9622 (YMCA)

Camp Abnaki
1252 Abnaki Road
North Hero, VT
802 372 9622 (YMCA)

Additional Program Sites
in Vermont

Franklin, Grand Isle, Washington and Chittenden Counties