Daily Routine


Our day begins at 7:00 a.m. with early arrivals.  The early morning program is designed to ease into the day quietly.  By 9:00 a.m. everyone is ready to greet the morning nursery school class and together begin the more structured part of the program.  This program follows the general schedule outlined below. The morning Activity Choices time block includes Art, Science, Math, Dramatic Play, Library Time, Block Building, Movement Room, and snack.

9:00 - 9:10     Arrivals and Greetings

9:00 - 9:20     Quiet Choice Activities

9:20 - 9:40     Circle Time (small group with primary teacher)

9:40 - 10:30   Activity Choices 

10:30- 10:45  Clean-up and Bathroom

10:45- 11:15  Outside Program

11:15- 11:30  Wrap-up Meeting

11:30             Departure for some, lunch preparation for others

11:45- 12:00  Wash-up and Bathroom

12:00- 12:30  Lunch and preparation for quiet time


Early Afternoon and Late Afternoon

After lunch, all preschoolers have quiet time.  Those who need to sleep, rest on their own cot in a resting room and supervised by a teacher. 

12:30 -12:45  Wash-up and Bathroom

12:45 - 2:00   Nap time for some, quiet time for others

2:00 - 3:00     Activity Choice and Snack

3:00 - 4:30     Outside Program

4:30 - 5:00     Activity Choices, inside and outside

5:00 - 6:00     Clean-up, table time activities, and departures

Looking forward

to Spring!