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Preschool Open House And Registration Night

By Staff | Mar 27, 2012

Open House and pre-registration for Preschool for the 2012-2013 school year is Tuesday, April 3, at Emmetsburg West Elementary School and Emmetsburg Catholic School. Visit either school between 5:30 and 7 p.m.



Preschool classes for four-year-old children will be held at Emmetsburg West Elementary School and Emmetsburg Catholic School during the 2012-2013 school year. Classes will be held from 8 to 11 a.m. and 12 noon to 3 p.m.

A $25 registration fee paid at the Open House will hold a spot for your child and allow parents to sign up for either a morning or afternoon session, on a first-come, first-served basis.

Mrs. Rita Garrelts will again be the teacher at West Elementary. Mrs. Sherry Bredehoeft will continue as the Little Irish Preschool teacher. Both are certified in early childhood education. There will also be a qualified para-educator in each classroom.

Preschool students will need to be up to date on their immunizations required for all four year olds. Contact the Palo Alto County Public Health Office at 712-852-5419 with questions.

A conference time will be scheduled prior to the 2012-2013 school year and more information will be provided.

Questions should be directed to West Elementary School at 712/852-4485 or Emmetsburg Catholic School at 712/852-3464.

Three-Year-Old Preschool

Little Irish Preschool and Emmetsburg Catholic School has a three-year-old preschool program, in addition to the four-year-old preschool program.

Children must be three years old on or before Sept. 15, 2012. Classes will be held Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 8 to 11 a.m. A $25 registration fee will hold a spot in the class.

Enrollment will be limited to 14 children. First priority will be given to families who will be continuing education at Emmetsburg Catholic School.

For information, contact Karen at Emmetsburg Catholic School at 712-852-3464.