Preschool

    Preschool Registration for 2022-2023 opens to continuing students on January 24, 2022.

    Preschool Registration for 2022-2023 opens to the general public on January 31, 2022. 

    2022-2023 Preschool Registration Form


     Friendship Celebration's

     Preschool Program 2021-2022

     

    Tuition Payments:  To make a one-time payment for tuition, click here and select the fund: "Preschool".  (You may also set up automatic withdrawals here as well).

    NOTE:  We cannot accept credit card payments in the office.

    Preschool 2021-2022 Openings  (as of February 25, 2022)

    4's Monday thru Thursday AM            Full

    4's Monday thru Thursday PM             4 Openings

    M-W-F AM 4’s                                    Full

    M-W-F PM 4’s                                    Full

    T-TH AM 4’s                                        6 Openings

    M-W-F AM 3’s                                     Full

    M-W PM 3’s                                         1 Opening

    T-TH AM 3’s                                         Full

    Friday AM 2’s                                       Full


    FCLC Preschool COVID19 Safety Protocols

     We are committed to keeping your child safe at Preschool during the pandemic and every day:  (Face masks are welcomed, but not required).

      Check in and check out procedures will be as follows:

    • Students will be checked in and out of classrooms outside of the classrooms
    • Parents will not be allowed in the building at this time to keep our staff and students safe.
    • Each class will have only one teacher and teacher assistant.
    • Each child will have their own pencil box for school supplies that only they can use.
    • All classrooms and bathrooms will be disinfected on a daily basis, and in between the am and pm class rotations. 
    • We have added hands-free soap and towel dispensers to our bathroom facilities. 
    • Our snack time will be in our individual classrooms with prepackaged snacks only (no homemade snacks at this time)
    Contact our Preschool Director Lori Jensen for more information:  .

     

    Our Friendship Celebration Preschool offers quality Christian education for children who are 2-5 years old.  We offer morning or afternoon classes two, three or four-days a week.

    The Preschool building shares the same street entrance as the church from East Chinden Blvd but is located to the east of the church in the small house-like building.  

     

    Please visit the Friendship Celebration Preschool website for more information about our preschool and our teachers.

     Registration process includes:

    Registration Form for 2021-2022


    ​Registration Fee – Nonrefundable 
    Copy of Updated Immunization Records
    Copy of Birth Certificate


    Classes offered for 2021-2022 School Year:   (Please note that the afternoon classes will only be available when the morning classes are filled.)  


         2-Year-Olds:

                 Friday (AM) (1 day) 9:30-11:30 a.m.

          3-Year-Olds:
                 Monday-Wednesday-Friday (AM) (3 Days)
                 Tuesday-Thursday (AM) (2 Days)
                 Monday-Wednesday (PM) (2 Days)


         4-Year-Olds:  
                  Monday-Wednesday-Friday (AM) (3 Days)

    Monday-Wednesday-Friday (PM) (3 Days)

    Tuesday-Thursday (AM)  (2 Days)

                  Tuesday-Thursday (PM) (2 Days)
               

    Pre-K (4-5 year-old):

      Pre-K (AM) Monday through Thursday (4 Days)
      Pre-K (PM) Monday through Thursday (4 Days)

     
    Morning class hours:                   9:00 -11:30 a.m.
    Afternoon class hours:               12:30 - 3:00 p.m.
    4 day class hours:               8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
                                                    12:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

    Monthly Tuition:
    One-day Class:         $65 mo.     $50 Reg./Curriculum Fee  (2 yr. old class only)

    Two-day classes:      $130 mo.   $100 Reg./Curriculum Fee
    Three-day classes:   $190 mo.   $100 Reg./Curriculum Fee
    Four-day classes:      $250 mo.    $100 Reg./Curriculum Fee

     

    FAQ:


    *What classes do you offer?

    Two, Three & Four-day choices, both A.M. & P.M.
    Friday morning class for two year olds


    *What ages do you enroll?

    Two, Three, Four & Five year olds, with a Sept. 1st cut-off date.


    *Do you offer “before and after” childcare?


     Not at this time.

    *Do you teach Bible stories?

    Yes, an age appropriate Bible Lesson is introduced by the teacher each week, and also reviewed as a group during weekly chapel-time. 


    *What are your teacher qualifications?

    All our teachers are professionally trained in Early Childhood Education, as well as years of dedicated teaching experience.  Friendship Celebration Preschool is licensed through the State of Idaho.


    *Do you have a daily schedule?        

    Yes, each class-time is structured with the following:  Creative Play/Interest Centers; Group Time:  Bible Story, Finger-plays, Music, Calendar; Snack; Outdoor/Large Motor Activities; Share Time; Story Time. 


    *What is your curriculum?

    Academic kindergarten readiness skills are incorporated throughout our curriculum (Voyages, CPH).  Unit and theme topics include creative art projects, promoting fine motor and pre-writing/writing skills each day, along with alphabet and number concepts, social studies, science and language.  Story and share-time promote further reading and language development.


    *Do you do field trips?

    Yes, we schedule some “At Preschool” Field Trips as well as some “Away” Field Trips throughout the school year.


    *Does my child have to be potty-trained?

    Yes, we require your preschooler to be independent in the bathroom,  with the exception of the two's class


    *Is there a snack time?

    Yes, a snack will be served during each class session.  We ask that children take turns being “snack helper” for the week and bring a nutritious snack and milk to drink.  Water is always offered, as well.


    *When does preschool start?

    We start in September and run through May.