Our Programs

 

How to Register for All-Day (Childcare) or Half-Day Preschool

  • Call 630-584-6027 to register
  • A registration fee will be required to reserve a spot for your child.
  • Once a spot is secured, a registration form can be emailed or picked up at the preschool.
  • Call 630-584-6027 or email blcpreschool@bethlehemluth.org if you need more information or would like a tour of the preschool.

All Day Preschool (ADPS)

For ages 3-6 years old

Daily Hours:

6:30 AM – 5:30 PM
Office hours: 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Schedule:

This schedule is a guide and is subject to change depending on the needs of the children and weather.

6:30am-8:30am––All classes meet in 3-4’s room for combined play time
8:30am––Classes separate to their own rooms
8:30am-9:45am––Free Choice Time: All learning centers are open
9:15am-9:45am––Open morning snack
9:45-10:00––Clean-up Time & Circle Greeting Time
10:00am-11:00am––Large Motor Time: Outdoor for trikes/playground or in the gym during inclement weather
11:00am-11:30am––Circle Time: “Letters of the week”, calendar, weather report, music & movement, and books
11:30am-12:00pm––Lunch
12:00pm-12:15pm––Potty Time
12:15pm-12:30pm––Naptime story
12:30pm-2:30pm––Naptime
2:30pm-2:40pm––Wake up time/Potty Time
2:40pm-3:00pm––Afternoon snack
3:00pm-4:00pm––Large Motor Time: Outdoor for trikes/playground or in the gym during inclement weather
4:00pm-4:15pm––Circle Time: Stories, music & movement, letters/numbers
4:15-5:00pm––Free Choice Time: All learning centers open
5:00-5:30pm––All classes in 3-4’s room for combined play time


Half Day Preschool (HDPS)

For ages 3-6 years old

Daily Hours:

9:00am-11:30am, September (week of Labor Day) to May (week before Memorial Day)

Schedule:

9:00am-9:15am––Welcome Children: Weather report, calendar and pick helpers
9:15am-10:30am––Free Choice Time: All Learning Centers Open
10:30am-10:45am––Circle Time: “Letters of the week”, music & movement, and books
10:45am-11:00am––Potty Time & Snack
11:00am-11:30am––Large Motor Time: Outdoor for trikes/playground or in the gym during inclement weather


 

Meals/Snacks:

  • Children in our All-Day Preschool are served two nutritious snacks and one lunch.
  • Children in our Half-Day Preschool are served one snack, which is provided by the families in a rotation basis.

Tuition for 2021-22 School Year

All-Day Program (Year-Round)
2 full-days: $120/week

3 full-days: $165/week
4 full-days: $208/week
5 full-days: $250/week

Part-time rates are available. Please call 630-584-6027 for rates.

Arrivals/Pick Up
Families enrolled in our All-Day Preschool program will park in the upper parking lot located outside the preschool entrance. Each family will be assigned a PIN for our entrance keypad to gain access to preschool.

Please bring your child into the classroom and safely into the teacher’s care. Parents will sign-in on an attendance sheet at arrival and sign-out at pick up.

Please have your child picked up by 5:30pm to avoid a late fee assessment of $10 for every 10 minutes. If you will be late, please call the school so that we can reassure your child that you are on your way.


Half-Day Program (Sept-May)
3s (T, Th): $169/month
4s & 5s (M,W,F): $216/month
4s & 5s (M,T,W,Th): $249/month

Arrivals/Pick Up
Families enrolled in our Half-Day Preschool program will park in the lower parking lot located next to the playground. Each family will be assigned a PIN for our entrance keypad to gain access to preschool. The PIN will work 15 minutes before & 15 minutes after class time.

Please bring your child into the classroom and safely into the teacher’s care. Parents will sign-in on an attendance sheet at arrival and sign-out at pick up.

Please have your child picked up by 11:31am to avoid a late fee assessment of $10 for every 10 minutes. If you will be late, please call the school so that we can reassure your child that you are on your way.