GENESIS PRESCHOOL 2019-2020 CALENDAR OF SPECIAL EVENTS

  • All children visit our onsite Library once a week. They take a book home to read with their family.
  • Chapel time is provided by Deacon Diana (Our Director of Children and Youth Faith Formation), once a month.
  • Gross motor play occurs daily in our large community room or fenced in playground.

 

September

Meet the Teacher Days


October

Stay and Play Begins (Every Wednesday 11:30-2:00)

Farm and Forest Field Trips

Harvest and Dress-Up Party

Closed Columbus Day

Fall Picture Day


November

Food Drive to Support our Local Food Bank

Thanksgiving Celebrations in Classrooms

Thanksgiving Holiday Break


December

Creating Christmas Creations for Saint John’s Home-Bound Individuals

Christmas Family Gathering in Classrooms

Christmas Holiday Break


January

Pajama/Movie Day

Closed Martin Luther King, Jr. Day


February

Noah’s Ark Fund Raiser (To Assist with Classroom Supplies and Learning Material)

Valentine’s Day Celebrations in Classrooms

Closed President’s Day

Family/Teacher Conferences for 3’s, 4’s and Pre-K classes

New Family Open House

Hearing Screenings


March

Wacky Week (Celebrating the Literary Works of Dr. Seuss)

Spring Picture Day

Field Trip (To be Determined)


April

Speech and Vision Screenings

Easter Celebration and Egg Hunt in classrooms

Easter Bonnet/Hat Parade (For Families)

Easter Holiday Break

Museum and Planetarium Field Trips

Annual Fund Raiser…Art Show, Lunch Buffet and Book Sale


May

Mother’s Day Tea

Donuts for Dad’s

Graduation


A Sample of Study Topics/Curriculum for our Four Year Old’s

  • September-A New Place to Be/New Things to Do, God Made Me, and Meeting New Friends,
  • October-Exploring God’s World in Fall, Discovering Trees, and Fire Safety
  • November-Thankful for My Home, Family and Food/Nutrition, and Discovering Music
  • December-Jesus is the Reason for Christmas, and Exploring Christmas Through our Five Senses
  • January-Exploring God’s World in Winter, Winter Science, and Animal Adaption
  • February-Helpers in our Community (Mail Carrier, Pediatrician, Dentist, Librarian, Author/Illustrator)
  • March-Exploring God’s World in Spring, Growing Things, Baby Animals, and Bugs and Crawly Things
  • April-Easter, Ocean Life, and Fun at the Beach
  • May-Going to the Zoo


A Sample of the Daily Schedule for our Four Year Old’s

  • 8:55-      Arrival and Table Activities
  • 9:20-      Circle Time (Music, Counting, Written Message or Question, Introduction to the Days Agenda)
  • 9:40-      Learning Centers, Small Group, Small Group Art, Blocks, and Dramatic Play
  • 10:25-    Clean-Up and Gross Motor Play
  • 10:55-    Transition Activity, Hand Wash and Snack
  • 11:15-    Shared Reading
  • 11:30-    Dismissal

 

Other Important Information…

  • We follow the Wilson School District Schedule in regards to holiday and weather closures.
  • We offer two Summer Camps: June 1-5 and July 27-31 from 9:00-12:00   CLICK FOR INFORMATION
  • Vacation Bible School is the week of July 13-17 from 9:00-12:00