“Play is often talked about as if it were a relief from serious learning. But for children, play is serious learning. Play is really the work of childhood.” — Fred Rogers, television personality
Infants (6 weeks to 15 months)
Children coming to spend their days in our infant rooms can expect a warm, loving, home-like atmosphere. The maximum group size is limited to eight, with only full-day placements available. Communication between the parent or guardian and the center team members is of primary importance. Infant formula and baby food are provided.
Toddlers (15 months to 2 years)
The developmental goals of the toddler program are in the areas of large and small motor development, sensory learning, language development, cognitive development, and self-concept. The maximum group size is limited to ten, with only full-day placements available. Meals/snacks are provided and all toddlers are encouraged to nap in the afternoon.
Two Year Olds
A developmentally appropriate curriculum which focuses on large and small motor skills, socialization skills and communication skills is planned for this age group. The maximum group size is limited to sixteen, with only full-day placements available. Meals/snacks are provided and all two year olds are encouraged to nap in the afternoon.
2.5 hour Preschool for Three, Four and Five Year Olds
This half-day program consists of an educational readiness, preschool program. The morning only session is from 9-11:30 am. Children may attend 2 to 5 days per week. This is an educational readiness program that does not include lunch.
Preschool/Pre-Kindergarten (Three, Four and Five Year Olds)
The full-day program consists of an educational readiness, preschool program in the morning, followed by lunch, an afternoon rest period and late afternoon play and stimulating, interactive activities. The maximum group size is limited to twenty. Children may attend half-days (up to 5 hours) which consist of preschool curriculum and lunch. There is a minimum enrollment requirement of 2 days per week.
School-Age Program (Grades K-5)
This program consists of before and after school care, including an early morning breakfast, transportation to and from Sullivan Elementary/Middle Schools and an afternoon snack. The maximum group size is limited to thirty. Additional hours of care and full-day programs are provided on early dismissal days, snow days, school holidays and summer break.
Sullivan Preschool strictly adheres to the licensing standards for all student age groups.