Have questions about our new 3YO program? Please read below!
Q: What days do you offer?
A: We offer 2 (Tuesdays and Thursdays), 3 (Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays), and 5 days.
Q: What will be the student/teacher ratio for the 3YO class?
A: Max of 16 students: 3 teachers (one early childhood certified teacher with two aides) in one classroom on each day.
Q: Does the student have to be potty trained?
A: Yes, all of our 3YOs must be potty trained. No diapers or pull ups allowed. However, we will assist where needed (i.e. wiping).
Q: What are the school hours for the 3YO program?
A: 8:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Q: What curriculum is used?
A: In conjunction with our Pre-K program, we will be using a curriculum called Mat Man (Pre-K uses Handwriting Without Tears). A lot of the activities will be hands-on learning (age-appropriate activities) with an introduction to colors, shapes, letters, and numbers. Most importantly, our students will be trained in social-emotional, physical, language, and cognitive development.
Q: What is the schedule for the day?
A: Students will travel to PE teachers everyday. Lunch and recess will soon follow. After these activities, the students will have a nap time before ending the day.
Q: Will there be BeforeCare and/or AfterCare?
A: We will offer BeforeCare from 7:00-7:30 AM (in the LCES gym with Pre-K through 4th graders). AfterCare will be offered beginning at 2:45 PM inside the classroom. At 3:25 PM, the 3 year olds will be dismissed to the 3 year old, Pre-K, and Kindergarten AfterCare program. 1st-4th will have their own separate AfterCare.
Q: Attendance policies--how does that work?
A: The 3YO program will follow the district’s attendance policy program laid out in the Family Handbook.
Q: Will Staff Childcare still be offered to staff?
A: Yes, Staff Childcare will still be an option. Staff Childcare run 7:15 AM - 5:15 PM daily (Monday-Friday).
Q: What is the tuition rates for each class?
A: Please visit our “admissions/tuition and fees” page for more information.
Still have questions that did not get answered, please call the Enrollment Office at 918-234-8150!