FAQs

Q: When will the Early Childhood Center open?

A: The center is open!

 

Q: Where is the center located?

A: The center is located at 7898 Veterans Memorial Parkway, St. Peters, MO 63376

 

Q: How do I enroll?

A: We are enrolling students at 7898 Veterans Memorial Parkway, St. Peters, MO 63376, Monday-Friday between the hours of 8 am and 4 pm.

 

Q: What information will the school need from me to enroll my child?

A: What to bring:

· Your child’s birth certificate

· Your child’s immunization records

You will also need one document from each of the lists below:

 

One of the following documents:

· Current, unpaid gas or electric bill

· Current rental agreement with deposit receipt* (must be supplied if renting)

· Closing documentation/settlement statement; Current mortgage statement

· Current real estate tax statement

One of the following documents:

· Current bank statement

· Current credit card or loan statement

· Current personal property tax receipt

· Current voter registration card

· Welfare, Social Security or other official mail from federal or state agency

 

Q: Will there be half-day and full-day programming options?

A: There will be half-day and full-day options that will include classrooms of students with Individualized Education Plans (IEPs) and students without IEPs in an integrated preschool setting, a co-teaching classroom setting, or a full-day preschool setting. Half-day opportunities will include: two half-days a week, three half-days a week, and four half-days a week. Five full days will also be offered. **At the current time (August 2017), all of our full-day classrooms are full and enrollment for that program is closed. We are still accepting half-day students.**

 

Q: Will there be certified teachers working with my child?

A: Yes. Our staff will be a combination of teachers certified in Early Childhood Special Education and Early Childhood Education.  

 

Q: Will there be a registration fee?

A: Yes, the registration fee will be $100 per year.

  

Q: What will the tuition rates be?

A: Tuition for half-day enrollees will be $25 per day ($50 for two half-days, $75 for three half-days, $100 for four half-days). Tuition for full-day enrollees will be $45 per day ($225 for five full days). Before- and after-care for full-day program participants will be $7 per session per day. (For example, the charge for a child to attend before- and after-care would be $14 per day.) We will have 170 school days in our preschool calendar.

 

Q: What schedule will the Early Childhood Center follow?

A: The Early Childhood Center will follow the elementary school year calendar used by our school district with the exception of district early release days on Thursdays.

 

Q: What hours will the center be open?

A: Full Day preschool will run 8:30 am to 3:30 pm and our Half Day preschool will run 8:30 am to 11:30 am and 12:30 pm to 3:30 pm. Before- and after -care for full -day students would be available from 7:00 am to 8:30 am and from 3:30 pm to 6:00 pm.

 

Q: Do you have to live in Fort Zumwalt School District to attend the Early Childhood Center?

A: Yes, you must reside in the Fort Zumwalt School District to attend the Early Childhood Center.

 

Q: How old do students have to be to attend the center?

A: Students must be 3 years of age on or before July 31, 2017, to attend for the 2017-2018 school year. An exception to this rule would be students with an IEP who begin receiving services on their 3rd birthday.

 

Additional Questions? Call 636-474-8676.

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