Child Development Lab

Parent Only Information Night 2019-2020
Parents interested in enrolling into one of our preschool programs for the upcoming school year are encouraged to stop by to see what we have to offer and let our outstanding staff answer any questions you may have.

• Child Development Lab Preschool
Monday, February 4, 2019; 5:30-7:00 pm
Rockford Senior High School, 4100 Kroes, Rockford, MI
Directions:  From Kroes St., turn on to Alles Dr. at the west end of the high school, (between the high school and the tennis courts) around to the back of the building

• Community Education Preschool
• Montessori
• Preschool Enrichment (Full Day Preschool) Child Care

• Spanish Preschool

  • Tuesday, February 5, 2019; 6:00-7:30 pm
    Rockford Public Schools Administration Building, 350 N. Main Street
    Directions: Enter off from Lewis St., use the Community Services entrance.
  • Online enrollment for this program at www.rpssignmeup.com will begin Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2019, at 6:00 p.m.  Additional enrollment information will be available at the Information Night.   A non-refundable deposit is required to register. If you cannot attend, contact the Preschool & Child Care office, 616.863.6560.

 

Children have many opportunities to learn independence, make decisions, develop creativity and practice social and kindergarten readiness skills in an environment of caring, qualified instructors and students.  Curiosity and a love of learning are developed through experiences with nature, art and family focused activities.

This program is located at Rockford High School and utilizes high school students enrolled in child development and life skills classes in this program.  Classes meet 2 ½ hours each M/W/F or T/TH, morning or afternoon.   All of our staff are trained in CPR and first aid.  Visit us on Facebook.

 

2018-19 Important Dates (Updated 11.30.18):

Dec. 24 – Jan. 4, 2019 – Closed – Christmas Break

Jan. 1, 2019 – Tuition Payment Due

Jan. 7 – School Resumes

Community Education Preschool

Parent Only Information Night 2019-2020
Parents interested in enrolling into one of our preschool programs for the upcoming school year are encouraged to stop by to see what we have to offer and let our outstanding staff answer any questions you may have.

  • Community Education Preschool
  • Montessori
  • Preschool Enrichment (Full Day Preschool) Child Care
  • Spanish Preschool

Tuesday, February 5, 2019; 6:00-7:30 pm
Rockford Public Schools Administration Building, 350 N. Main Street
Directions:  Enter off from Lewis St., use the Community Services entrance

 

• Child Development Lab Preschool
Monday, February 4, 2019; 5:30-7:00 pm
Rockford Senior High School, 4100 Kroes, Rockford, MI
Directions:  From Kroes St., turn on to Alles Dr. at the west end of the high school, (between the high school and the tennis courts) around to the back of the building

Online enrollment for this program at www.rpssignmeup.com will begin Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2019, at 6:00 p.m.  Additional enrollment information will be available at the Information Night.   A non-refundable deposit is required to register. If you cannot attend, contact the Preschool & Child Care office, 616.863.6560.

 

Our Community Education preschool has earned a 4-Star rating through Great Start to Quality, a governing organization that has established high program standards of quality for early childhood programs in Michigan.   This program helps children develop the ability to work and play together in an enjoyable group setting that utilizes a developmentally appropriate kindergarten readiness curriculum.   Students are exposed to and practice social and cognitive skills with a focus on environmental topics.

This program is for children three and four years old.  All of our staff are trained in early childhood, CPR and first aid.  Visit us on Facebook.

 

2018-19 Important Dates (updated 11.30.18): 

December 19 – Family Event – 4 year old class (last day before holiday break)

December 20 – Family Event – 3 year old class (last day before holiday break)

January 1, 2019 – Tuition Payment Due

January 7 & 8 – School Resumes

                                                              

Montessori

Parent Only Information Night 2019-2020
Parents interested in enrolling into one of our preschool programs for the upcoming school year are encouraged to stop by to see what we have to offer and let our outstanding staff answer any questions you may have.

  • Community Education Preschool
  • Montessori
  • Preschool Enrichment (Full Day Preschool) Child Care
  • Spanish Preschool

Tuesday, February 5, 2019; 6:00-7:30 pm
Rockford Public Schools Administration Building, 350 N. Main Street
Directions:  Enter off from Lewis St., use the Community Services entrance

• Child Development Lab Preschool
Monday, February 4, 2019; 5:30-7:00 pm
Rockford Senior High School, 4100 Kroes, Rockford, MI
Directions:  From Kroes St., turn on to Alles Dr. at the west end of the high school, (between the high school and the tennis courts) around to the back of the building

Online enrollment for this program at www.rpssignmeup.com will begin Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2019, at 6:00 p.m.  Additional enrollment information will be available at the Information Night.   A non-refundable deposit is required to register. If you cannot attend, contact the Preschool & Child Care office, 616.863.6560.

 

The Montessori program has earned a 4-Star rating through Great Start to Quality, a governing organization that has established high program standards of quality for early childhood programs in Michigan.

This program introduces children to practical living skills, sensory education, language, math, science, cultural activities, art, music and movement.  Hands-on activities are designed to help children develop a sense of order, concentration, coordination and independence in this child-centered environment.  A mix of ages is a key premise of the philosophy.  All of our staff are trained in CPR and first aid.  Visit us on Facebook.

2018-19 Important Dates (updated 11.30.18):

Dec. 20 – Last Day before holiday break

Jan. 1, 2019 – Tuition Payment Due

Jan. 7 – School Resumes

Spanish Preschool

Parent Only Information Night 2019-2020
Parents interested in enrolling into one of our preschool programs for the upcoming school year are encouraged to stop by to see what we have to offer and let our outstanding staff answer any questions you may have.

  • Community Education Preschool
  • Montessori
  • Preschool Enrichment (Full Day Preschool) Child Care
  • Spanish Preschool

Tuesday, February 5, 2019; 6:00-7:30 pm
Rockford Public Schools Administration Building, 350 N. Main Street
Directions:  Enter off from Lewis St., use the Community Services entrance

• Child Development Lab Preschool
Monday, February 4, 2019; 5:30-7:00 pm
Rockford Senior High School, 4100 Kroes, Rockford, MI
Directions:  From Kroes St., turn on to Alles Dr. at the west end of the high school, (between the high school and the tennis courts) around to the back of the building

Online enrollment for this program at www.rpssignmeup.com will begin Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2019, at 6:00 p.m.  Additional enrollment information will be available at the Information Night.   A non-refundable deposit is required to register. If you cannot attend, contact the Preschool & Child Care office, 616.863.6560.

 

This blended program for three and four year olds introduces the Spanish language through hands-on learning, preschool games, songs, read alouds and movement activities.  Each month focuses on a different theme such as colors, numbers, animals, etc.  Children must be 3 and/or 4 by September 1 of the current school year.  All of our staff are trained in CPR and first aid.  Visit us on Facebook.

 

2018-19 Important Dates (updated 11.30.18)

December 21 – Last Day of Class before Christmas Break

January 1, 2019 – Tuition Payment Due

January 7 – School Resumes