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A Principle-Approach K-12 Christian School in Lancaster County, PA

Preschool

Dayspring Christian Academy’s preschool program begins to lay the foundation to a Principle Approach® education.

Dayspring Christian Academy offers preschool programs for children who are 3 by September 1. Preschool is held on Tuesday and Thursday from 8:30 to 11 a.m.

The Principle Approach is America’s historic method of education that was prevalent during the founding era of our nation. This program offers an introduction to the alphabet; students learn a Bible hero for each letter of the alphabet, culminating with Bible character day—complete with costume. Age-appropriate history, science, literature, and math lessons are woven together and rooted in God’s Word. Guided free play incorporates principles of self-government, order, and unity. Circle time incorporates songs, calendar, weather, colors, and Bible stories. Daily art projects incorporate the history, science, Bible, and literature focus.

Preschool helps children prepare for the academics of kindergarten at Dayspring. The program includes the following:

  • Introduction to the alphabet. Students learn a Bible hero for each letter of the alphabet, culminating with Bible character day—complete with costume!
  • Age-appropriate history, science, literature, and math lessons, woven together and rooted in God’s Word.
  • Guided free play, incorporating principles of self-government, order, and unity.
  • Circle time, which includes songs, calendar (to review date, patterns, and number order), weather, color review, and Bible stories.
  • Daily art projects designed to reinforce the history, science, Bible, and literature focus.
Angela Whicker teaches preschool at Dayspring Christian Academy in Lancaster, PA.

Mrs. Angela Whicker, Preschool Teacher

Your child is loved by our preschool teachers, who have advanced degrees in early childhood education and are warm, friendly, and love the Lord.

General Information:

1. Students must be 3 by September 1. All children must be potty-trained.
2. Classes are offered based on space availability. Each class accommodates up to 12 students.
3. Parents must provide a copy of a recent physical examination and an immunization record or letter of
objection.
4. A non-refundable registration fee of $50 is due with the registration form.
5. Class is held on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 8:30 –11 a.m.
6. Tuition for the program is $930, payable in one sum or monthly. Monthly fees are to be paid in full on the first day of each month and are non-refundable after the month has started.
7. Snacks will be provided by the school unless a student has dietary restrictions. In that case, parents are
responsible to provide a snack for their child.
8. Students should wear comfortable, modest clothes that are appropriate for activity and arts and crafts.
9. Transportation is not provided.

Preschool Registration 2019-20

 

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