Classes

"Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.". Nelson Mandela
2-Year Old Preschool Class


Two-year-old's meet three days a week for 2.5 hour sessions.  They meet Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday.

3-Year Old Preschool Class

Three-year-olds meet three days a week for 3-hour sessions. They meet Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday with an optional  2-hour extended day on Wednesday.

4 Morning Pre-Kindergarten Class

 

Four-morning Pre-Kindergarten class meets Monday through Thursday for 3-hour sessions.

 

Extended Pre-Kindergarten


Extended Pre-Kindergarten class meets Monday through Friday for 5-hour sessions.

General Class Information

Daily Schedule:

  • The daily schedule includes circle times, snack time, bathroom time, gross motor time, craft time, Imaginations at Play Room (STEAM) and center/free play time.

 

Field Trips:

  • Field trips will be taken during the school year.   The students go to various places such as the public library,  a bowling center, a city park and the planetarium.

 

School Calendar:

  • The preschool follows the Vigo County School Corporation school calendar for weather delays, and most holidays and breaks.  Preschool begins in early September and ends before Memorial Day.

Parent Participation:

  • Parents are welcome to visit or to help in the classroom.  Parent helpers are greatly appreciated for field trips, holiday parties, and special events.

Spanish

  • The Pre-K students have a weekly Spanish class where they learn beginning Spanish.

 

Minds-In-Motion

  • Memorial Preschool has implemented the research-validated program Minds-In-Motion.   The children go through an obstacle style course that is designed to stimulate a child's visual processing,  and auditory processing, as well as their motor skills.