Three-Year-Old's -- DUE TO COVID-19, WE ARE CURRENTLY NOT OPERATING OUR 3-YEAR-OLD CLASSES. PLEASE CHECK BACK FOR UPDATES.
Children must reach their third birthday by October 1st to attend a three year old class. Children must be toilet trained, be able to take directions and be able to comfortably leave a parent. Classes are held from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Choice of days as follows:
- Tuesday / Thursday
- Wednesday / Friday
- Monday / Tuesday/ Thursday
- Monday / Wednesday/ Friday
Students enrolling in a four year old class must be four by October 1. This program is developmentally appropriate for a four-year old child and will foster skills that will help to prepare him/her for kindergarten. Approximately 98% of our children leave the program and go on to kindergarten. Those that do not meet the Parkland cutoff are able to transition into our five-year-old class. All classes are held from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 pm. Choice of days as follows:
- Monday / Tuesday / Thursday
- Monday / Tuesday / Thursday PM (runs 12:30 to 3:00 p.m.)
- Monday / Tuesday / Wednesday / Thursday
Students enrolling in a five-year-old class must have completed a four-year-old program and turn 5 by the end of the calendar year (12/31). This class is designed for children with four-year old classroom experience. Classes are offered as follows:
- Monday through Thursday 8:55 am to 11:55 am
- Monday through Friday 8:55 am to 11:55 am
Lunch Bunch is a one-hour lunchtime program open to all Asbury Preschool students on a first-come first-served basis offering your child the opportunity to have lunch with friends. Lunch Bunch is available Monday through Thursday from 12:00-1:00 p.m. The cost for Lunch Bunch only is $7.00 per session. Preschool staff are always present to assist your child.
Stay ‘n Play immediately follows Lunch Bunch. It is a program for ALL Asbury Preschool students which includes free play, an art activity, gym, snack and story. Stay ‘n Play is available Monday through Thursday from 12:00-3:00 p.m. The cost for Stay n’ Play is $20 per session and includes Lunch Bunch.
STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, Mathematics) – STEAM is offered to our students who are eligible for kindergarten the following school year. STEAM is available Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday. The cost for STEAM is $25 per session. Preschool teachers run the program. Each session the children will explore different areas of STEAM. The focus will be on questions of WHAT? For example, what happened? What did you try? What did you notice others did? What will happen if? Children can sign up for one or all three days. Children will go from their classroom to Lunch Bunch and will be picked up by the STEAM teachers at 1:00 and return to Room 104 where they will remain until pickup at 3:00 p.m.
Early Drop Off is an option that is available Monday-Thursday at a cost of $5.00 per session. Parents are welcome to drop their child off at 8:30 a.m. and a staff member will escort each child to his/her classroom at 9:00. This is a pay-as-you-go option and can be used any time.