Learning Ladder Preschool

Learning Ladder Preschool is a preschool program for children ages 3-5 years old. This program is located at the Good Shepherd Lutheran Church on route 50 in Glenville. We offer full day and partial day options. The full day program is open daily 7:00am to 5:30pm. The partial day program runs 9am – 12pm daily.

We are Hiring!

We have full-time, part-time, and seasonal positions available in multiple departments in branches across Capital District YMCA.

What We Have To Offer

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Full Day and Partial Day Preschool

Learning Ladder Preschool is a full-day preschool with a limited number of half-day spots.  We provide 19 Universal Pre-Kindergarten (UPK) spots for 4-year-olds in the Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake School District.

The Learning Ladder Preschool program offers time for individualized instruction with their teacher, choice time, large group discussion, gross motor development in the gym or outside on the playground, and social-emotional and problem-solving skill development.

Learning Ladder has five classrooms, a gym space, a playground, and an outdoor classroom.

Learning Ladder Pricing


Age & CategoryWeekly Member RateWeekly Non-Member Rate


Learn and Play Pricing


Age & CategoryDay of WeekMonthly Member RateMonthly Non-Member Rate
3 Year Olds (9:00am - 12:00pm)T/Th$200$220
4 Year Olds (9:00am - 12:00pm) 


Please contact our Childcare Coordinator, Kathleen Rutledge.