About Us

Welcome to Bloomington Early Learning Services, a four-star Parent-Aware rated program encompassing early childhood family education (ECFE), early childhood screening and preschool programming for three-year-olds and four-year-olds. Through these programs, we aim to ensure our youngest learners are kindergarten-ready and have a strong foundation for lifelong learning. 

ECFE programming is offered at Pond Center and Southwood Center, with preschool classes offered at Pond, Southwood and eight Bloomington elementary schools: Hillcrest Community School, Indian Mounds, Normandale Hills, Oak Grove, Poplar Bridge, Valley View, Washburn, and Westwood.


952-681-6200 - English
952-681-6219 - Español
952-681-6269 - Soomaali

Pond Center
9600 3rd Ave Ave
Bloomington, MN 55420

Sarah Moline
Early Learning and Youth & Family Services Director

Sue Forster
Early Learning Services Manager

Beth Beebe
Pond Center School Board Ambassador

ELS office staff