Celebrating 42 Years
610 South Frederick Avenue
Gaithersburg, MD 20877-1297
& Kindergarten News:
THANK YOU FOR VISITING OUR WEBSITE!
Preschool, Kindergarten and School Office are open Monday
through Friday from 9:00
a.m. till 2:45 p.m. and closed
daily for lunch from 11:30 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.
Your emails and calls are
very important to us!
We can be reached by emailing from any page on
this site or by leaving a phone message at
You will get a timely response, generally
within 24 hours, Monday through Friday during school
We look forward to
hearing from you!
HAS BEGUN FOR THE 2018/2019 SCHOOL YEAR!
please be advised that we cannot let anyone in the
building before 8:55 a.m. or 12:15
p.m. for afternoon classes.
please be sure to pick your child up on time to
avoid upsetting your child when all the other
children are gone and they are the only one left
waiting for you.
YOU REGISTERED FOR SEPTEMBER?
Registration is open for the 2018/2019 school year! We
have openings in most classes. Email from this site or
call the school office for more information!
THREE & FOUR YEAR OLD CLASSES
For the remainder of September, ALL 2+1/2
hour classes will meet for their entire 9-11:30 a.m.
or 12:15-2:45 p.m. class times.
ENRICHMENT MEET AND
enrolled in the Enrichment Program will receive
your Enrichment letter later this week, naming
your teaching staff, enrichment room number and
general information regarding Enrichment. You will
also be invited to a brief Meet & Greet on
Thursday 9/27 & Friday 9/28 at the 11:30 a.m.
pick up time for about 15 minutes. Please also be
reminded to begin including your Enrichment
tuition amount to your monthly tuition beginning
with your October 1 payment going forward.
2018 PARENT HANDBOOK
your emailed Parent Handbook. On the last page,
please print & sign the last page and turn
that form into your child's teacher.
If you have questions about your tuition
payments or your PIN, please contact our bookkeeper,
Jan Rex by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or
by phone, 301-977-5729. When mailing your tuition
payment to the school address, please mark payments
to the attention of Jan Rex, bookkeeper.
For families seeking a school, we invite you
to get an 'inside look' at the Preschool &
Kindergarten by viewing recently taken photo's of the
inside of the building, classrooms and the
outside/playground areas. Please click on the 'Inside
Look' and then click each picture to see what we look
WHAT IS THE ENRICHMENT PROGRAM?
The Enrichment Program is designed to extend the
time at school by an hour and a half (from
11:30 am to 1 pm) with extra curriculum and LOTS of
FUN!!! Children eat lunch together, enjoy another
circle time, story and planned activities such
as a game, art project, community caring project,
and indoor or outdoor large motor skill activities.
The children have a Theme or an 'Author of the
Month' for Enrichment in addition to their 9-11:30
a.m. curriculum. There are still openings in
both the Tuesday/Thursday & Wednesday/Friday
enrichment classes. Please email from any page of
this website for more information or to sign up! The
Afternoon 'Plus' classes have the option of signing
up for 'Lunch Enrichment' on T/T and/or W/F from
11:30 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.
Please email or call the school office for more
to sign up!
M/W/F 4 YEAR OLD CLASS
We have openings in our 'optional fourth day' for your
pre-kindergartener! The Thursday class offers a busy
day working on lots of curriculum items that may need
extra review as well as offering lots of new and
exciting activities and topics! This class is a
wonderful compliment to your M/W/F class and helps to
better prepare your child for Kindergarten next year.
The children will have the opportunity to meet a few
new friends as well as classmates from their M/W/F
class. The tuition to add Thursday from 9-11:30 is an
additional $70 per month. You can add enrichment on
Thursday from 11:30 to 1 pm with extra curriculum as
well for $40.
SCHOLASTIC BOOK CLUB - SEPTEMBER DUE DATE: Thursday
offers parents the opportunity to order quality
children's books at a good price. You can find
information on the Welcome Desk as you enter the
school with flyers for a variety of ages and the
monthly due date posted. Please help
yourself!! Orders may be placed by completing
the order form and putting in the tuition box with
your check payment or you may order on-line at
place your order through the school,
GPP&K, DO NOT use a specific teacher's name.
The GPP&K code is - H29YX.
HERE TO CHECK OUT OUR
NEWEST COLOR TEE SHIRTS -ORANGE!!
WE DO NOT ALLOW PEANUT BUTTER OR NUTS OF ANY
KIND IN THE SCHOOL.
Please remember when
PACKING LUNCHES, or baking for class parties to read
INFORMATION FOR PARENTS PURCHASING
may want to review the attached article with
suggestions for parents facing the high cost of
purchasing an Epi-Pen for their child. We hope you
might benefit from the advice given in this article
from a local allergist.
PARENTS - FOR YOUR INFORMATION
If you are submitting a tax form #2441 you
will need the school EIN which is: 52-0819028