Preschool and Spanish

Preschool Alternative

New Blues - FULL for 2017

Cost: $100 deposit; 12 monthly payments of $109; $1,408 total. Deposit due upon registration. First payment due June 1, 2017.
Age: 3 years by September 1, 2017. NO EXCEPTIONS. Must be potty-trained - no pull-ups.
When: Tuesdays and Thursdays 10:00 am - noon
 
New Blues is a whole-child focused comprehensive early childhood program, designed to prepare your child for success in future formalized learning endeavors. Our teachers utilize a variety of teaching techniques to bring out the best in each individual child. Students will experience the arts, science, math, literacy, character education, and creative movement every week. Our balanced approach to academics, art, and social development encourages growth in your child as a whole person. 

For questions about registration, email Julie or call (563) 344-4170.

Old Blues

Cost: $100 deposit; 12 monthly payments of $212.50; $2650 total. Deposit due upon registration. First payment due June 1, 2017.
Age: 4 years by September 1, 2017. NO EXCEPTIONS. Must be potty-trained - no pull-ups.
When: Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays 10:00 am - 12:30 pm

Old Blues is a whole-child focused comprehensive early childhood program, designed to prepare your child for success in future formalized learning endeavors. Our teachers utilize a variety of teaching techniques to bring out the best in each individual child. Students will experience the arts, science, math, literacy, character education, creative movement, and Kindermusik every week.

Registration for the 2017-2018 school year Has begun. For questions about registration or to register, email Julie or call (563) 344-4170.

Literally Yours

Cost: $100 deposit; 12 monthly payments of $65; $880 total. Deposit due upon registration. First payment due June 1, 2017.
Age: 4 years by September 1, 2017. NO EXCEPTIONS. Must be potty-trained - no pull-ups. 
When: Mondays and Wednesdays 1:15 - 2:30 pm

Literally Yours is a comprehensive early childhood program designed to prepare your child for future success in reading and writing. Our teachers utilize a variety of teaching techniques to bring out the best in each individual child. Our balanced approach to academics, art, and social development encourages growth in your child as a whole person. Reading comes with exposure to words, a chance to practice in a safe environment, and with supportive adult guidance that builds confidence. Children who add Literally Yours to Old Blues bring a sack lunch and are escorted to class.

For questions about registration or to register, email Julie or call (563) 344-4170.

Spanish for Kids!

Cost: $725
$50 Deposit; 9 monthly payments of $75; if you are signed up for New or Old Blues, you will be billed in 12 monthly payments beginning June 2017)

Introduce your child to Spanish through our comprehensive, year-long exploration of language and culture. Taught by Valerie Alves, an experienced preschool instructor and native Spanish speaker, this unique program uses a creative hands-on curriculum to build language skill. A wide variety of activities, including games, music, and group interactions, are used to build vocabulary that reinforces and encourages successful communication in Spanish. Lessons focus on daily language used by students, and each student is encouraged to speak Spanish and have fun!

Spanish classes start the week of September 11, 2017, with breaks that coincide with the Family Museum's Preschool Alternative class schedule. ** Deposit due at time of registration**

Section A - FULL

Age: 3-4 (3 by September 1, 2017)
A great addition to New Blues Gallery - Miss Valerie will escort your child to New Blues Gallery.
Tuesdays & Thursdays: 9:00am to 10:00am

Section B

Age: 4-5 (4 by September 1, 2017)
A great addition to Old Blues Gallery - Miss Valerie will escort your child to Old Blues Gallery.
Monday & Wednesdays: 9:00am to 10:00am

Section C - FULL

Age: Kindergarten-3rd Grade (entering in fall 2017)
Mondays & Wednesdays: 4:00pm to 5:00pm

Section D

For Returning Students – Miss Valerie will confirm placement
Age: 2nd - 5th grade (entering in fall 2017)
Requirements: children must have one or more years of Spanish instruction, plus the ability to read, no exceptions, please!
Tuesdays & Thursdays: 4:00pm to 5:00pm

This place is the coolest!! (Smiley face with star)
— Ali, age 7