WEST MAPLE PRESCHOOLWest Maple Preschool is a play-based program, offering half-day options for 3-year-olds as well as half-day and full-day options for 4-year-olds. Children learn and explore in an age-appropriate and engaging environment. The curriculum covers many different areas of development: physical; cognitive; language, communication, and literacy; interpersonal skills and relationships; creative arts; dramatic play; and construction.Philosophy: The BPS preschool programs follows the High Scope Curriculum. High Scope aligns with the Early Childhood Standards of Quality for the State of Michigan. A strong foundation for school readiness, to enhance cognitive, physical and social-emotional creative development is the focus of our high-quality program.The preschool program, located at West Maple Elementary School, is tuition-based and licensed by the State of Michigan. Teachers have a minimum of a four year degree and experience working with young children. The maximum staff to child ratio is 1:8.REGISTRATION: 2019-2020 SCHOOL YEAR
PRESCHOOL OPTIONS AT WEST MAPLE:3-YEAR-OLD HALF DAY PRESCHOOL-Child should be 3 years old by September 1
Tuesday/Thursday a.m. 8:35-11:35 $19004-YEAR-OLD HALF DAY PRESCHOOL-Child should be 4 years old by September 1
Monday/Wednesday/Friday a.m. 8:35-11:35 $27504-YEAR-OLD FULL DAY PRESCHOOL - Child should be 4 years old by September 1
Monday/Wednesday/Friday p.m. 8:35-3:35 $6000*Classes are dependent on minimum enrollment.
Registration Fee: $100 is due at time of online enrollment and is non-refundable.
Tuition Payments: Payments are made through an online account created at the time of registration. Tuition is divided into 10 equal payments due June and September-May.
PRIORITY REGISTRATION FOR CURRENTLY ENROLLED BPS ELEMENTARY PRESCHOOL STUDENTS:
Registration for children currently enrolled at any BPS Elementary Preschool Program (and any younger siblings) begins at
9:00 a.m. on Monday January 14, 2019 and runs through 11:59 p.m. Friday, January 25, 2019. Registrations are accepted in the order received.REGISTRATION FOR NEWLY ENROLLING STUDENTS:
Registration for new families opens at 9:00 a.m. on February 1, 2019. Registrations are accepted in the order received.***See the attached registration document for complete instructions on how to register online.***For more information or a personal tour, please contact our Community School Organizer, Mitzi Varda