Seaford Community Preschool

 

December ​Newsletter

  We want to wish you and your family a blessed holiday season and a happy new year!

​​In addition to this month’s classroom learning curriculum, we are looking forward to learning about the season of winter, learning about the first Christmas, reading “How to Catch an Elf” and having a special visit from the big man from the North Pole! 

Season’s Readings:  The votes are in!!!!!  “How to Catch an Elf” was the winner of our November vote.  We will be having a book celebration party on Wednesday, December 11th for the 3x3, 4x3 and 4C classes and Thursday, December 12th for the 2x2, 3x2 and 4x5 classes.  Students may wear something RED to school this day to help make the celebration more festive! 

Christmas Parties:  Our Christmas parties will be celebrated on Thursday, December 19th for the 2x2 and 3x2 classes and on Friday, December 20th for  Two by Two, 3x3, 4x3, 4C and 4x5 classes.  There is NO Kindergarten Readiness on Friday, December 20th.    Parents/caregivers are invited to return to school by 11:00am for the classroom party.  Please see the sign up sheet on the classroom bulletin board to sign up to bring in an item for the party.

School Closings: School will be closed from Monday, December 23rd through Friday, January 3rd.   Classes will resume on Monday, January 6th.  When the children return they will have an opportunity to bring in one special item they received for the holidays for Show and Tell on Monday, January 6th for the 3x3, 4x3, 4C and 4x5 classes and on Tuesday, January 7th for the 2x2 and 3x2 classes. Children may wear their pajamas to school on their show and tell date. 

Snow Closings:  Just a reminder that the SCP follows the Seaford School District for snow closings.  Please check channel 12 news, the preschool website and the preschool Facebook page for closings and updates.

Seaford UMC Events:

Recycle Bottles: The church is collecting any redeemable plastic bottles (with the caps removed) or redeemable aluminum cans.  Contributions can be placed in the large plastic storage bin out in front of the church.  Please place your contributions in a plastic bag.  Thank you for your support of the United Methodist Church of Seaford!

Movie Night: The church will be hosting a movie/pizza night for the children in December so that parents can get some holiday shopping done.  More information on the movie/pizza night will be sent home soon.

Pancake Breakfast: The church is hosting a Pancake Breakfast with Santa on Saturday, December 7th from 9:00 am - 11:00 am. The cost is $4 per child and $8 per adult. Flyers with RSVP forms will be sent home with the children.

SCP Food Drive:  We want to thank our families who have donated food to the food drive during the month of November.  We will continue to collect food for families in need throughout the school year; the collection box is located in the preschool lobby. 

Operation Christmas Child Update: A great big thank you to all that contributed!  This is a blessing to the children that will receive your gifts!