Pre-K

  • Red Clay Early Years Preschool Program

    Principal: Gail Humphreys-Mackenzie Gail.Humphreys@redclay.k12.de.us

    Assistant Principal: Kelly Penoyer Kelly.Penoyer@redclay.k12.de.us

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    Early Years Program

     

    The Early Years Program is designed as an inclusive preschool setting for children ages three and four.

    All classrooms have students who have identified special education needs which are serviced through the Child Find Process and receive special education services. Students from the community participate in the developmentally appropriate classroom where all children are taught pre readiness skills in a comprehensive program that builds language and literacy skills through whole group activities, free play centers, arts and crafts, fine and gross motor activities, outdoor play, children’s books, songs and poems.

    Breakfast and lunch are provided. Before and After Care are not available for this program.

    Preschool Programs are offered at the following sites:

    Baltz Elementary, Mote Elementary, Warner Elementary and Richardson Park Learning Center (assignment to program site is based on home or day care address)

     

    • Children must be four years of age by August 31, 2017 for the four year old program.
    • Parents must provide all required registration materials.
    • Four year old program is full day.
    • Children must be 3 years of age by August 31, 2017 for the three year old program.
    • Children with an IEP must turn 3 by December 31st, 2017.
    • Parents must provide all required registration materials.
    • Three year old program is split between AM/PM sessions (AM 8:50 – 11:30) (PM 12:50 – 3:20).
    • Applications can be obtained by calling 992-5574.
    • The preschool calendar follows the same Red Clay calendar EXCEPT the start date is September 5th, 2017.
    • Tuition is $100.00/month and a $25.00 deposit is required.

     

    Transportation is only provided to all students who receive special education services.

     

    Title 1 Programs

    The Title 1 Pre-Kindergarten program is designed to provide a child-centered, developmentally appropriate experience for four-year old children to prepare them for Kindergarten. The Title 1 program is offered at Lewis Dual Language.  

    The full day program includes a pre readiness curriculum which provides children with a comprehensive program that builds language and literacy skills through whole group activities, free play centers, arts and crafts, children’s books, songs and poems.

    Free breakfast and lunch are provided. Before and After Care will not be available for these programs.

     

    • Children must be four years of age by August 31st, 2017. Parents must provide all required registration materials.
    • Applications can be obtained by calling 992-5574.
    • The preschool calendar follows the same Red Clay calendar EXCEPT the start date is September 5th, 2017.
    • Tuition is $100.00/month and a $25.00 deposit is required.

     

    Transportation is not provided and is the responsibility of the family.

     

    Additional information can be obtained by calling 992-5574 or visit http://redclay.schoolwires.net/rplc.