Preschool Programs

2017-2018 Programs

Our Language Enriched environment and curriculum is developed to support the Department of Education frameworks.  Our daily programs provide structured and unstructured exploration using children’s literature science, math, dramatic play and movement, art, music, cooking, outdoor play and games all appropriate to the child’s development level.

***NEW TO OCP BEGINNING SEPTEMBER 2017!***

“Monday Funday”

In lieu of Monday Lunch Bunch in the fall we are offering an extended Lunch Bunch called “Monday Funday” which runs from 11:30am – 2:00pm and will include lunch bunch.  Following lunch, each session we will introduce a new Foreign Language word and will do craft relating to our new word!  We will have fun exploring words in Spanish, French and Mandarin!  This program is multi aged and offered to both Nursery and Pre K children.  Space is limited.  Enrollment is either monthly or yearly.  $25 per weekly session.

Pre K:   Children must be 4 years old by September 1

Monday, Wednesday, Friday: 8:30am-11:30am
Monday-Thursday: 12:30pm-3:30pm
Tuesday-Thursday: 12:30pm-3:30pm
Monday, Wednesday, Friday (older 4’s/5’s includes enrichment) : 11:30am-3:00pm

Nursery:  Children must be 2.9 years old by September 1

Tuesday/Thursday 8:30am-11:30am
Tuesday/Thursday 12:30pm-3:30pm
Monday, Wednesday, Friday 8:30am-11:30am
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 12:30pm – 3:30pm (Tues/Thurs)
11:30am – 3:00pm (Fri) lunch bunch included

Science/Literature Exploration and Bridge to Kindergarten: (Pre K)

Our enrichment programs are an extension of our A.M. and P.M. Pre K programs and are designed to enhance and further explore skills.

  • Science Exploration provides children age appropriate science and nature activities as well as numeric awareness and to discover how things work through hands-on experimentation.
  • Literature Exploration provides activities relating to literature through dramatization, story-telling, sequencing, phonics and phonemic awareness and pre-reading and pre-writing skills.
  • Bridge to Kindergarten explores the skills required for pre-reading, pre-writing and numeric awareness through clinically researched based programs such as Reading with TLC, Handwriting Without Tears, as well as game playing and skill building activities.
Choose 1 or 2, or 3 days Monday, Wednesday, Friday 11:30am-3:00pm

Nursery Friday Afternoon Explorers (space limited)

Nursery Friday Afternoon Explorers  is offered every Friday and is an extension of our Nursery Programs offering art projects, music, stories and outdoor play.  Bring lunch.

Friday 11:30am-3:00pm

Lunch Bunch    

Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday 11:30am-12:30pm

Monthly After School Workshops:

Each month a theme related workshop will be held from 3:30pm-6:00pm.  Crafts, songs, stories and pizza dinner will be included.  Sign-up sheets will be located on the office bulletin board.

Rates and fees for all programs are posted on the office bulletin board.