During the month of January, the students all enjoyed investigations into winter, snow, ice, and all things COLD! We played with ice, enjoyed a snowball target practice outside, and learned about winter animals. After just a few short days of cooler weather, winter has seemingly come and gone here in SoCal (sigh!).
We are now moving into the month of LOVE here at preschool! Classrooms will be colored with red, white and pink while students learn about loving others, God’s love for them, friendship, and the holiday of Valentine’s Day. Many classrooms will be celebrating with a special party, so be on the lookout for details from your child’s teacher.
NEWS, NOTES & MORE
Mark your calendars: Just a reminder that there is NO SCHOOL on February 9th (teacher in-service) and February 19th (Presidents’ Day). Enjoy the extra time with your precious little ones!
ONLINE RE-ENROLLMENT HAS BEGUN! – You should have received your child’s online re-enrollment packet via email from Betty St. Peter. Please check your child’s assigned schedule for accuracy prior to opening the package. If you need to make a change to your child’s schedule, please be sure to email Kristin PRIOR to opening the package firstname.lastname@example.org
Online re-enrollment and the annual registration fee a is due MARCH 1st.
SUMMER CAMP REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN! Summer registration forms were place in mailboxes and emailed to you this week. Students are guaranteed their current space until March 8th. Changes to schedules can usually be accommodated during the summer, but submit early to ensure you get the space you desire as they are processed in the order they are received. 🙂
KINDER CAMP – Kinder Camp is open to all students entering TK and/or Kindergarten in the fall. Due to the nature of the program, Kinder Camp is only available in 2 4-Week sessions (not weekly). Kinder Camp is held on the PCS campus (in the TK, First Grade and Kindergarten classrooms). Should you need weekly care, your child may join us at the preschool for one last hurrah before heading off to “big” school ;-).
Valentine’s Parties: Check with your child’s teacher for more information on classroom parties. Just a friendly reminder that we support a
Moonlight Magic – March 16th – 6:00 – 9:00 pm – Calling all night owls! Moonlight Magic is an evening where the parents can go out for a night on the town and the kiddos get to enjoy pizza, a movie, and flashlight dance parties here at school with our amazing teachers. Registration required. Please register through the front office.
PARENT TEACHER FELLOWSHIP (PTF):
We are looking for AUCTION BASKET donations for the upcoming PCS Gala! Please contact your child’s room parent or Taryn Johnson if you have an item you could donate.
CLASSROOM TEACHER TREATS:
February 16 – Parents of Room 1
March 16 – Parents of Room 2
HAPPY BIRTHDAY, TEACHERS!!!
February 10 – Mrs. Nora
CALENDAR OF EVENTS
Friday, February 9 – Teacher In-Service Day – No Students
Monday, February 19 – Presidents’ Day – School Closed
March 9 – Teacher In-Service Day – No Students
March 16 – Moonlight Magic – Registration Required
March 20 – PCS Observation Day
March 29 & 30 – Easter Break – School Closed
April 2 – 6 – PCS Spring Break – PRESCHOOL OPEN!
April 14 – PCS Gala – We hope you can attend!
April 16 – 20 – Week of the Young Child – Details to follow
April 27 – Open House @ 6:30 – MINIMUM DAY
May 19 – Preschool Family Picnic 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
May 24 & 25 – Preschool Pizza Parties
May 28 – Memorial Day – No School
May 30 – Preschool Promotion Ceremony @ 6:30 Rooms 1 & 2 – MINIMUM DAY
May 31 – LAST DAY OF SCHOOL! – MINIMUM DAY
June 1 – June 5 – Teacher Prep Week – No Students
June 11 – August 3 – Summer Camp (registration required!)
August 6 – August 17 – Vacation and Teacher Prep Week – No Students
August 20 – First Day of School (tentative)