The Early Childhood Development Department is under the umbrella of the Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe Education Division and is comprised of the following programs:
- Leech Lake Head Start
- Leech Lake Early Head Start
- Leech Lake Child Care Services
- MN Tribal Resources for Early Childhood Care (MN TRECC)
Coordination within these programs ensures that comprehensive early childhood services are available to children between the ages of 6 weeks through 5 years old.