Programs and Services » StrongStart


Hello Peden Hill Families, 

StrongStart drop in hours are from 9 am - 12 pm, Monday - Friday. 

Gentle reminders: 

- Please bring indoor shoes for your child(ren) and yourself. 😊 

The entrance for StrongStart is at the back of the school building by the green and blue playground. The door has a sign on it that says StrongStart door.

We look forward to seeing everyone!


SD57 is committed to providing quality, equitable, and inclusive Early Learning experiences and opportunities for young children and their families.  Schools, families and communities can work alongside children to provide rich learning experiences.  SD57 acknowledges children as strong, capable and full of potential and active participants in their own learning journey.  


SD57 has 14 StrongStart locations: 

  • 8 programs that run 5 days per week – Harwin, Heather Park, Morfee (in Mackenzie), Nusdeh Yoh, Peden Hill, Quinson, Ron Brent, Spruceland Community School of the Arts
  • 6 Outreach Programs – Beaverly, Malaspina, McBride Centennial, Nukko Lake, Pineview, Valemount 

    StrongStart is:  
  • Free for children aged 0-5 with their parent or caregiver 
  • Guided by Early Childhood Educators and the Early Learning Framework