The Sheboygan Area School District, Staff from Camp Y-Koda, and Maywood Environmental Park have joined forces to create a new 4K Preschool program, with a focus on nature. Children will spend at least 50% of the time outside among the 135 acres while learning within six diverse ecosystems, the Arboretum, four natural play areas, butterfly and hummingbird gardens, a mud kitchen, creek, and more. The first class will be in September, and will run Monday through Thursday from 8:00 to 11:00 a.m. at Maywood, 3615 Mueller Road in Sheboygan. Open enrollment registration is available to all Sheboygan County children that will be four years of age by September 1. To enroll, go to