Seaford Community Preschool

 

April ​Newsletter

In addition to this month’s classroom learning curriculum, we are looking forward to having fun with the color blue and learning about the importance of taking care of the Earth.

Photo Retake/Graduation Photos: On Friday, April 5th the Blue, Yellow and Orange Rooms will be taking Graduation Photos. The students will be taking an individual and a group photo.  You may dress your child in any outfit you wish for the photo. We will provide the graduation cap and diploma for the photo. The graduation cap will be the same color as your child’s classroom (Yellow, Blue or Orange). 

For all students in any class, if your child was absent on the date of our student photo day in November or you wish to have you child’s photo retaken, please see Miss Christine K. in the preschool office to be added to the list of students having their picture taken for the April picture day. 

Bake Sale: The SCP is having a spring bake sale!  Classes will be assigned a date to bring in baked goods for the sale.  After class on Wednesday, April 10th, Thursday, April 11th and Friday, April 12th a table will be set up on the front patio of the school to purchase a baked good item.  A detailed flyer will be sent home to all students on the sale. 

Easter Parties:  The 2x2 and 3x2 classes will have their classroom Easter party on Tuesday, April 16th.   

Parents of the 2x2 classes are invited to return to school at 10:45am for the classroom party.  Parents of the 3x2 classes are invited to return to school at 11:00am for the classroom party.  See your child’s classroom bulletin board to sign up to bring an item for the party.

The 3x3, 4x3, 4C and 4x5 classes will have their classroom Easter parties on Wednesday, April 17th.

Parents/caregivers of the 3 and 4 year old classes are invited to return to school by 11:00am for the classroom party.  See your child’s classroom bulletin board to sign up to bring an item for the party. The 1:00 3x3 classes and Kindergarten Readiness classes will be taking place following the Easter Parties.

The Easter Party for the Two by Two class will be on Friday, April 12th. See the classroom bulletin board to sign up to bring an item for the party.

Easter Breakfast/Service:
On Saturday, April 20th at 9:30am the church will be offering some Easter fun.  The children can color Easter Eggs & watching a short movie on Easter.  We invite the preschool to join in the fun with the Sunday school children.  The eggs they color will be the ones used at the Easter Breakfast celebration.

The Easter Breakfast will be served by the Church School at 9:15am on April 21st. Please use the sign-up sheet in the entrance hallway to let us know how many in your family will be attending as the church would like to purchase a sufficient, but not wasteful, quantity of food.  All proceeds after expenses, will be used for the sponsorship assistance through Compassion International, the Church School gives Astrid (a 6 year old girl) in Colombia.  Egg Hunt to follow the Easter Service (service starts at 10:30am.)

School Closings:  The SCP will be CLOSED from Thursday, April 18th through Friday, April 26th

Blue Day:  In honor of Earth Day, the preschool will be having Blue Day on Monday, April 29th for the 3x3, 4x3 and 4C classes and on Tuesday, April 30th for the 2x2, 3x2 and 4x5 classes. The children may wear something blue to school.  

Summer Adventures Summer Camp:  Applications are available for our Summer Adventures Summer Camp.  The summer camp program is a six week program for children 3 years old to children entering Kindergarten. The camp will run from the week of July 1st running through the week of August 5th. The program runs on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 9:30am-12pm (except week #1).  Each week has a theme and the children enjoy many fun activities.  There is no minimum or maximum of the amount of weeks that you can sign up for.  Applications will be available in the preschool office. 

Vacation Bible School (VBS):  Our Vacation Bible School will be held the week of Monday, August 12th through Friday, August 16th from 9am until 12 noon.  The youngest class will be for children who are at least 3 years old and have completed one year of preschool.  Subsequent classes will accommodate children who are in preschool, kindergarten and grades 1 through 5.   Registration is $50 with a $5 discount for each additional child. Register before March 31st for an additional $5 discount.  There will be a $15 fee for any applications received after March 31st . Please make payment for the camp when submitting your application.  Vacation Bible School is a week of wonderful Bible stories presented through class time, songs, games and crafts with plenty of opportunities to have fun, play and make new friends while learning about Jesus.  Many teen and adult volunteers are needed.  Students entering 6th grade and up are eligible to volunteer.  If you are interested in volunteering, please text Dominique, VBS Director at (516) 780-5600. Applications are now available in the preschool lobby or go to www.seafordumc.org to download a copy.