Pre-registration for the 2019-2020 school year is now open.

How to register

Complete the pre-registration form and return it to the preschool. A non-refundable $50 registration fee is required to hold your spot and must be included with your pre-registration form.

Parents or guardians also need to register online using OneList Waterloo Region. See the section below for details.

For more information about Waterloo Co-operative Preschool and to see our program statement, please read through our Parent Handbook.

Using OneList

OneList is a centralized website where parents can register, review applications, and access waiting lists for all licensed early learning and child care programs.

Once you’ve created a OneList account, follow these steps to find Waterloo Co-operative Preschool:

  1. Visit

  2. Select “Waterloo Region Licensed Child Care.”

  3. Log in to your account.

  4. If subsidy support is required, click “Request Support.”

  5. Click on “Apply to Programs.” Choose “Waterloo Region Licensed Child Care.”

  6. Enter you preferred start date.

  7. On the Care Requirements page, you can opt to check the days of the week you wish to be at the preschool as well as whether you’re interested in a “Half Day AM” or “Half Day PM” program. Click “Next Step.”

  8. Once you reach the Program Selection screen, check “Nursery/Pre-school Co-op Based” under “Provider Type” at the righthand side of the page.

  9. Scroll down to find Waterloo Co-operative Preschool in the list and click “Show Programs.” Click the “Apply” button next to the program you’re interested in.

Please note, if you’re having difficulty with the OneList process, contact our membership officer for help.