Celebrating 42 Years
610 South Frederick Avenue
Gaithersburg, MD 20877-1297
Preschool & Kindergarten News:
THANK YOU FOR VISITING OUR WEBSITE!
SCHOOL OFFICE-CLOSED FOR THE SUMMER
The Preschool, Kindergarten AND the SCHOOL OFFICE are closed for the summer.
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 hours.
We look forward to hearing from you!
HAVE YOU REGISTERED FOR SEPTEMBER?
Registration is open for the 2018/2019 school year! We have openings for September 2018 in most classes. Email from this site or call the school office for more information!
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 like!
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 information or 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
GPP&K 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 -
www.scholastic.com/bookclubs. You place your order through the school, GPP&K, DO NOT use a specific teacher's name. The GPP&K code is - H29YX.
CLICK HERE TO CHECK OUT OUR
GPP&K MERCHANDISE PAGE!
NEWEST COLOR TEE SHIRTS -ORANGE!!
GPP&K IS A NUT-FREE SCHOOL!
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 labels!
INFORMATION FOR PARENTS PURCHASING AN EPI-PEN
You 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. https://www.buzzfeed.com/carolinekee/how-to-save-money-on-epipens?utm_term=.slEAJZQ36y#.qjmgbeMBEo
PARENTS - FOR YOUR INFORMATION
If you are submitting a tax form #2441 you will need the school EIN which is: 52-0819028