The Open Door Community Center offers Christian-based education in a licensed preschool for children ages 3-5. The Preschool operates on a full day basis from 8:15 a.m. through 5:30 p.m., Monday through Friday. This includes after preschool care, and is included in the preschool fee. The Open Door Preschool follows Bismarck Public School’s schedule. Click here for their schedule.

Our Curriculum

Our curriculum promotes communication, pre-academic, gross and fine motor, and social/emotional skills development, and is based on ND Early Learning Guidelines.

Pricing & Fee structure

The Open Door charges competitive fees that are typically well below the average fees charged in the Bismarck - Mandan area. Full day preschool 5 days a week, 8:15 a.m. through 5:30 p.m., including lunch, snacks and after preschool care=$670 per month. An additional fee of $30 is charged for before school care - 7:30 a.m. to 8:15 a.m. The Open Door also accepts Child Care Assistance Program payments for eligible families.

A nutritious noon meal is provided to full day Preschool children. The cost is included in the fee. Snacks are also provided.