It's time for children to get ready for preschool!
Registration packets for 2013-2014 Schaumburg Park District Preschool will be available Feb. 15 at the Meineke Recreation Center, Bock Neighborhood Center, the Community Recreation Center and Pat Shephard Center. The 2013-2014 school year will run from Sept. 3, 2013 to May 21, 2014.
Schaumburg Park District Preschool is accredited by the National Academy for the Education of Young Children. A variety of classes are offered and each age-appropriate class builds on the next to provide children with a strong foundation to become successful life-long learners.
Children who will enter kindergarten in 2014 and 4 years old on or before September 1, 2013 are eligible for the 4-year-old program. Children who will enter kindergarten in 2015 and 3 years old on or before September 1, 2013 are eligible for the 3-year-old program. Children who are 2.5 years old by Sept. 1, 2013 may register for mini-preschool classes.
To register, return the completed registration packet along with a birth certificate, proof of residency, $45 non-refundable registration fee, $50 security deposit and a self-addressed stamped business envelope to any of the aforementioned locations by 5 p.m., March 1. After March 1, registration will be taken only at the Pat Shephard Center. The lottery for residents will be March 4. Non-resident registration will begin March 11.
Schaumburg Park District preschool centers are located at Meineke Recreation Center, 220 E. Weathersfield Way; Pat Shephard Center, 421 N. Springinsguth Road; and Bock Neighborhood Center, 1223 W. Sharon Lane. The Community Recreation Center is located at 505 N. Springinsguth Road.
For more information, call (847) 490-7036 or visit www.parkfun.com.