FCLC Preschool FAQs


*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-years-old by by a September 1st of the year of enrollment.
*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 on-campus and off-campus field trips. Families are responsible for providing transportation for their own student for any and all off-campus field trips. 
*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?
The school year begins in September, after Labor Day, and concludes in May, before Memorial Day.

*Snow Day Policy
We follow West Ada School District's snow day policy. If they announce a snow day for the district, preschool will also be cancelled for the same day.