Seaford Community Preschool

 

February  ​Newsletter

In addition to this month’s classroom learning curriculum, we are looking forward to learning about good dental hygiene, seeing what the groundhog will predict about the coming of spring, talking about the people we love, celebrating Chinese New Year and showing our team spirit.

Seaford UMC Children’s Movie Night: The congregation members of the church will be hosting another movie night for the children on February 1st from 5:30-7:30pm.  The sign-up sheet is in the preschool lobby.

Favorite Sport Team Spirit Day:  Show your support for your favorite team on Thursday, January 31st for the 2x2 and 3x2 classes and on Friday, February 1st for the 3x3, 4x3, 4C and 4x5 classes.  The children may wear to school a sports jersey, hat or any clothing item from their favorite team!

Special Guest- Dr. Dawn:  February is National Children's Dental Health Month.  We are happy to have Dr. Dawn, a local pediatric dentist, back again to talk with the children about the importance of taking care of our teeth. Dr. Dawn will be visiting the 3x3, 4x3, and 4C classes on Friday, February 1st and on Tuesday, February 12th for the 2x2, 3x2 and 4x5 classes. 

Chinese New Year- Gung Hay Fat Choy!  The SCP will celebrate Chinese New Year- the Year of the Pig on Monday, February 4th and Tuesday, February 5th.  The students will have a chance to learn about Chinese New Year traditions.    

Happy Valentine’s Day!: The children will be celebrating love with an in class Valentine’s Day celebration.  The celebration will take place during the class day on Wednesday, February 13th for the 3x3, 4x3, and 4C classes and on Thursday, February 14th for the 2x2, 3x2, 4C and 4x5 classes. 

Two by Two will have their class party on Friday, February 8th.  See the classroom bulletin board to sign up to bring an item for the party.

Valentine Balloons: An order form will be sent home to order a Valentine’s Day balloon(s).  Please submit the order form by Monday, February 11th or Tuesday, February 12th.  The balloons will be available on Wednesday, February 13th for the 3x3, 4x3, 4C classes and Thursday, February 14th for the 2x2, 3x2, 4C and 4x5 classes. Samples of the balloons are will be available in the preschool lobby. 

School Closings:
School will be closed the week of February 18th – February 22nd


100th Day of School: The 4C and 4x5 classes (Yellow and Blue Rooms) will be celebrating the 100th day of school on Wednesday, February 27th.  The classroom teachers will send home more information about the celebration.

 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.

Hats off to Reading! Read Across America:  March 2nd is Dr. Seuss’ Birthday! To celebrate this beloved author and his passion for making reading fun for children, the National Education Association (NEA) sponsors a Read Across America Day. The SCP will get into the spirit of reading fun with a week of Seussical reading activities!!!! A detailed list of the week’s activities will be sent home with your child.

Fundraisers:


The Little Caesars’ Pizza Kits Fundraiser will be delivered on Monday, February 11th and Tuesday, February 12th.  Final details about pick up will be sent home to those who ordered. 

Our spring fundraising catalog will be sent home on Monday, February 25th and Tuesday, February 26th.  Orders are due back by Monday, March 11th or Tuesday, March 12th.   Your participation in our fundraisers is very much appreciated to help support our preschool!