About ABC Preschool:ABC Preschool is held in specially designed classrooms located within the Arlington Boys & Girls Club. Our four bright, self-contained, air conditioned and carpeted classrooms have a beautiful view overlooking Spy Pond.
We offer a nine month program that meets mid-September through mid-June for Pre-school and Pre-K children 2.9 to 5.11 years old. ABC Preschool offers two, three, and five days/week preschool programs as well as a pre-k program which meets five days/week.
All programs include water adjustment classes in the club’s heated pool, regularly-scheduled gym times, and an introduction to computers using age-appropriate software.
All ABC Preschool teachers are Department of Early Education & Care (EEC) qualified. All teachers are deeply committed to the children in their classrooms. This dedication is apparent in the classrooms' warm and positive atmospheres.
- To provide an environment for social adjustment and growth in a peer group setting
- To assist in the development of self-awareness and independent thought
- To introduce basic fundamental skills
- To promote development of physical skills through activities involving coordination and motivation
- To instill a sense of positive self-image within each of our students
- To enrich language through books, art, music and the children's own creations
- Daily Snacks are provided
- Fenced-in playground used for daily recess, weather permitting
- Gym activities in the Club's gymnasium
- Swim sessions in the club's heated pool, offered throughout the school year
- Parent/Family socials including tot parties, classroom visitations, pizza parties,swim dessert nights, sing-a-longs, & Family Field Day
Parent/Staff Relationship :
ABC Preschool prides itself in its parent/school partnership. Parents are welcome to visit their child's classes while they are in session.
Inclement Weather Policy (updated for the 2016/2017 school year):
- If Arlington Public Schools are closed due to inclement weather, ABC Preschool will be closed for the day.
- If Arlington Public Schools have a delayed opening, ABC Preschool will be closed for the day.
For more information, contact Judy Andrews, ABC Preschool Director
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