Registration for 2017-2018

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Dec 212016
 

We will begin registration for 2017-2018 on January 21 at 10AM for St. John’s Church members and alumni families.  Registration will open community wide at 11AM on January 21.  All currently enrolled students will be able to turn in registration forms on January 19 & 20.  REMEMBER- all registration is first come first serve. See class pages to get class time and tuition information. 

Please call the office to schedule a tour of our preschool.  We encourage everyone to visit the preschool they are considering to enroll in.

A few openings left for Fall 2016

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Jun 022016
 

We have afternoon openings in our 2B, 3B, PK4B, and PK5’s classes.  If you are looking for a great preschool, I highly reccomend these afternoon classes.  Children really do great in afternoon classes, if yor schedule can allow it.  Give us a call or email to set up a time for a tour and meet with our Director.

2016-2017 Registration is coming soon!

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Dec 092015
 

Forms and information packets are being put together to register for the 2016-2017 preschool year.  Yes, the Bloomington/Normal community begins registering for the fall start in January.  Noah’s Ark Preschool will begin accepting registration forms on January 23, 2016.  At 10:00am we will accept forms from Noah’s Ark Alumni familes or St. John’s Lutheran Church members.  Then at 11:00am we will accept forms from the community at large.  Please call the preschool with any questions or to set up a tour of the preschool.  We look forward to meeting you.

Is Dressing Up for Halloween Different than for Pretend Play?

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Oct 192015
 

As Halloween is approaching, have you thought about the difference between dress up and halloween costumes?  Read this short article to learn about the perspectives of NAEYC.dress up

http://Is Dressing Up for http://families.naeyc.org/learning-and-development/child-development/dressing-halloween-different-pretend-play#sthash.fKbmoiBp.dpuf

 

2015-2016 Registration

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Dec 092014
 

We are preparing for Registration time!  Can you believe Bloomington/Normal area preschool begin registration a full 9 months before Preschool starts in the fall?  Please call with questions and come to visit our preschool.  All forms and policy information has been updated on our website.  You may print off the forms, fill out and bring to registration on January 24, 2015.  We will accept Noah’s Ark alumni and St. John’s church members at 10:00am and open to the community at large at 12:00 noon.  Along with the registration form, we will need $75 registration fee and the first month’s tuition fee for the class you wish to register for.

Another site to know…

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Sep 152014
 

http://www.state.il.us/dcfs/docs/407.pdf

This website is where you will find all the standards our preschool must uphold to meet the minimum level of care for your children.  Noah’s Ark Preschool is NAEYC accredited, so not only do we meet IL DCFS standards we meet the high standards of NAEYC for quality care and education for your children.

Toy recall site

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Sep 152014
 

Did you know there is a site you can visit to get the full listing of all children’s (as well as everything else) products that have been recalled?

www.CPSC.gov  is the site to check for for recalls.

Facebook Fanpage

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May 052014
 

Many of our parents have liked our Fanpage on Facebook, however Facebook has changed how fanpage posts reach people.  Our posts no longer automatically post to your newsfeed.  Posts need to be liked and shared to spread out to people.  You can go to our fanpage and click on the arrow next to “liked” and select get notifications to receive all posts to our page.  Something to do with all your favorite fanpages!

Parent/Teacher Conferences coming

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Jan 172014
 

Teachers will meet with each parent on Tuesday, January 21 or Wednesday, January 22.  During these conferences there will be no classes for the preschool children.

Welcome to 2014!

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Jan 072014
 

We are so excited to be back  to preschool onWednesday!  I’m not sure who is more excited, me or the children!  Three cheers for Preschool!!