Celebrating 42 Years
610 South Frederick Avenue
Gaithersburg, MD 20877-1297
& Kindergarten News:
THANK YOU FOR VISITING OUR WEBSITE!
BAD WEATHER CLOSURE POLICY
Emergency Closure policy can be found in your Parent
Handbook, page 7.
for Montgomery County Alerts*
If MCPS are CLOSED - GPP&K WILL BE CLOSED!
If MCPS Delay Opening - GPP&K Opens at 10
If MCPS Close Early, GPP&K Closes at
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
You will get a timely response, generally
within 24 hours, Monday through Friday during
We look forward to
hearing from you!
December 20 through January 1, 2019
Wednesday January 2, 2019
Parents, please be sure to label anything your
child brings to school, such as coats, jackets,
rain gear, school bag, and lunch bag. This ensures
that your child comes home with the correct items!
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.
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
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
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.
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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
are submitting a tax form #2441 you will need the
school EIN which is: 52-0819028