• Payton
    I can measure in apples!
  • Matthew
    A clay model of the Earth's layers.
  • Koa
    Taking care of baby.
  • Ayden
    Dr. Ayden on duty!
  • Mary
    Taking a closer look!
  • Singing
    "The more we get together."
  • Kate
    Building and assembling
  • Ronan
    Exploring color through paint.
  • Callie
    Stack it higher!
  • Gabe
    Working with both hands.
  • Ava
    Tactile exploration.
  • Harrison
    Releasing a butterfly into the wild.
  • Zoe
    Zoe creating with wet clay.
  • Field Trip
    Kindergarten field trip to Rosario Beach.

Multiple Intelligences

The Theory of Multiple Intelligences was developed in 1983 by Dr. Howard Gardner, Professor of Education at Harvard University. Dr. Gardner proposes eight different intelligences to account for a broader range of human potential in children and adults.
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Kindergarten/First Grade

Developed by experienced, certified teachers, our kindergarten/first grade programs engage children in activities and extensions that emphasize higher level thinking skills, creative thinking, academic skill development and imagination to help children learn and grow in an educational, dynamic and nurturing environment.
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Learning Centers

Math, Reading, Language Arts, Snack, Cooking, Listening, Creative Arts, Block Building, Construction, Home, Dress Up, Science, Discovery, Technology, Science, Puzzle, Problem Solving, Music, Geography, Legos, Sensory, Puppetry, Practical Life, Painting, Wet Clay, Animal Rescue, Cafe, Sign Language, and Hospital
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Accreditation

The National Association of Private Schools is an independent educational agency founded for the purpose of recognizing educational excellence in the private, non-traditional educational environment.
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Summer at MIA

Join us at MIA this summer! Call us at 425-322-3179 for more information on our all-day care and themed summer camps.


  • Your skill and experience with building an appropriate curriculum, coupled with your ability to effortlessly juggle multiple curricula to meet the needs of all of your students, is truly impressive. Lucky are parents and children who have the opportunity to learn from you.
    Leasa and Brian Mayer
  • Jackie is so energetic and has a great way of engaging all of the kids in her classes. She has a profound effect on the kids and all the effort that she puts in rubs off on the children. Her classroom is a bee-hive of activity. The Multiple Intelligence approach allows every child to learn in a way that is comfortable for them.
    Lisa Kittilsby
  • Jackie's curriculum vitae can tell you volumes about her years of experience in the field of education. She is a woman of seemingly boundless energy. The flow of creative thinking on a daily basis in her classroom is astounding and dedication to her students is immediately obvious.
    Nancy Lorusso
  • M.I. Preschool has made a huge and difference in our son's life. It is a perfectly equipped environment. It's a great place where everyone grows from the inside out.
    Nancy and Eric
  • M.I. Preschool is a wonderful learning environment for our son. He is developing both mentally and socially through a wide variety of experiences. As parents, we love having him in a nurturing and caring setting that is also fun and educational. As for our son, he doesn't want to leave.
    Teri and Jim O'Brien
  • My son has been enrolled at M.I. Preschool for 2 years now. The teachers always encourage the students to think independently and provides multiple opportunities for engaging learning in a safe and loving environment. M.I. Leaning Center’s facility is set up in an organized fashion that is conducive for students to make personal choices about their activities.
    Jenny Mukai
  • I researched preschools in depth for my daughters and the ONLY school I found to offer everything I wanted was MI Preschool. The curriculum, the teachers, the school...everything fit our family needs perfectly! Since Quinn and Clara started last spring they have grown leaps and bounds and now have a great outlet for their creative energy.
    Kirstie
  • MI preschool is a wonderful learning environment for our daughter. She loves to go to preschool and has grown in so many areas of development – physical, social, cognitive, and language. Ms. Jackie and Ms. Noel are amazing teachers that are able to meet each child at their level of development. We are so happy that we have found this preschool for our daughter.
    Kristen and Rick Capka
  • My daughter graduated from M.I preschool this summer and will attend kindergarten this fall. Our experience at M.I. was exceptional. I had never seen anything like it. My daughter thrived with Ms. Jackie and Ms. Noel. Our daughter is socially and emotionally, loves to practice her letters and is ready for kindergarten which I attribute much of her preparedness to M.I.
    Chris Steinat
  • MI Preschool is exactly what I was looking for in a preschool. All you have to do is walk in the door to see that MI is 100% geared toward the preschooler. Ms. Jackie and her staff are wonderful teachers, they really get to know the kids and are able to gear the lessons to the abilities of each child.

    Shelley Friend
  • Jackie Wotipka is one of the best teachers that I have known in over thirty years. She is truly a find for any school.
    Patti Weber , Director of Staff Development and Curriculum

Our Facilities

[print_gllr id=322] Our preschool themed classrooms are very well equipped to make academic preparation fun for everyone.  We have
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Jackie Wotipka

Jackie Puppe Wotipka is the, Director and owner of MIA. Working with children is one of the greatest joys in my life. I have had m
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Curriculum

Language Arts Break the Code – kindergarten phonics program Happily Ever After – preschool program Super Kids- kindergarten
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