WALLINGFORD CO-OP NURSERY SCHOOL
2019-20 CALENDAR

SNOW # - 460

Church Phone (610) 566-1644
(For a.m. emergencies only. If you need to speak to a live person to convey an urgent message.)
Betsy’s Cell (610) 357-9231
(For emergencies, especially if you feel you are going to be late to pick your child up from school or lunch bunch.)

 

The Co-op Calendar has important event and meeting dates for the coming school year.  Please refer to this for long-range planning, and use your classroom calendar for the current month’s activity schedule.  If WSSD (Wallingford-Swarthmore) schools are on a two-hour delay, or closed due to bad weather, the nursery school will be closed UNLESS you hear otherwise.  If there is a 2hr delay or 3hr early dismissal, KC will follow a modified schedule.

All Nursery School and MMO classes meet from 9:15 a.m. to 11:45a.m.  Morning KC is from 9:15 a.m. until approximately 12:45 p.m.  Afternoon KC is from approximately 11:45a.m. until approximately 3:15p.m.
Please be prompt at both arrival and dismissal times. 

 

SEPTEMBER

4          (W)     Parents’ Night. 7:00 p.m. (Elephants, Giraffes, Lions and Zebras only)

6          (F)       Orientation Hour 9a.m – 10a.m. for PlaySchool Hippos
                        10a.m – 11.am for Elephants, Giraffes, Lions and Zebras
                        AND then,

6          (F)       Back-to-School Picnic  11:00 a.m. – 1 p.m.

9          (M)     First day of school for MMO and Giraffes.

10       (T)       First day of school for PlaySchool Hippos, Elephants, Lions, Zebras, AM KC and PM KC

10                   Second tuition payment due at Parent’s Night or Drop in Day.    

15                   Deadline for tuition payment in order to receive 5% pay in full
                        discount (Does not apply to MMO)

20       (F)       WSSD following 3hr early dismissal. 
                       DOES NOT affect WCNS except AM KC and PM KC follow a modified schedule.

20       (F)       CHILI COOK OFF AND PIZZA SOCIAL FUNDRAISER. 5pm-7pm
                        *Hospitality & Set-Up Committees (Rain date is Fri, Sept 27th)

23       (M)     Executive Committee (EC) Meeting @ 9:30 AM Elephant Classroom

30       (M)     KC, Nursery School and MMO closed. (WSSD will be closed.)

 

OCTOBER

3          (Th)     The Book and Cookie Club starts

9          (W)     KC, Nursery School and MMO closed.  (WSSD will be closed.)

TBD                Fire Safety

14       (M)     KC, Nursery School and MMO closed. (WSSD will be closed.)

23       (M)     EC Meeting.  12:15pm Elephant Classroom

30       (W)     Halloween Parades.  (See weekly calendar from class teacher for specific dates and details.)

31       (Th)     WSSD following 3hr early dismissal.
                       DOES NOT affect WCNS except AM KC and PM KC follow a modified schedule.

 Week of October 15th will be School Photos for all classes.  More information to follow.

  

NOVEMBER

 5          (T)       Third tuition payment due.  (Does not apply to MMO)

5          (T)       KC, Nursery School, PlaySchool Hippos and MMO closed.  (WSSD will be closed.)

20       (W)     EC Meeting.  12:15pm Elephant Classroom

26-1    (T-sun) THANKSGIVING - No KC, Nursery School, PlaySchool Hippos or MMO
                        (Tuesday 26th is K-5 Conferences for WSSD.  Those grades have no school)

 

DECEMBER

 

TBD                Speech Language Screenings

10       (T)       Budget Meeting * Finance Committee

12       (Th)     Parent-Teacher Conferences for Lions and Zebras. 
                       No regular school for this class.  You just come in at your conference time. 

20       (F)       Last day before Holiday Break.  KC will follow a modified schedule today

21- Jan 1        HOLIDAY BREAK - No KC, Nursery School, PlaySchool Hippos or MMO

 

JANUARY

 Enrollment for 2020-2021 begins.  Please see “Admission Procedure Policy” for specific information.

 2          (Th)     School Resumes for MMO, PlaySchool Hippos, Nursery School and KC

15       (W)     WSSD following 3hr early dismissal. 
                       DOES NOT affect WCNS except AM KC and PM KC follow a modified schedule.

20       (M)     ML KING DAY – No Nursery School, or MMO

22       (W)     Open House (if needed)   

21       (T)       EC Meeting.  7pm TBD     

30       (Th)     Parent-Teacher Conferences for Elephants. 
                       No regular school for this class.  Just come in at your conference time.   

  

FEBRUARY

 5                      Fourth tuition payment due.  (Does not apply to MMO)

5          (W)     Bring Someone Special to School Night for Giraffes and Zebras @ 6:30 p.m.

6          (Th)     Bring Someone Special to School Night for Elephants and Lions @ 6:30 p.m.

7          (F)       Parent-Teacher Conferences for Giraffes. 
                        No regular school for this class.  You just come in at your conference time.

TBD    (F)       Toy Clean Up and Laundry Day. *Everybody in Nursery School

14-17 (F-M)  PRESIDENT’S DAY WEEKEND - No Nursery School or MMO

20       (Th)     EC Meeting.  12:15pm Elephant Classroom

 

MARCH

 6          (F)       WSSD following 3hr early dismissal. 
                        DOES NOT affect WCNS except AM KC and PM KC follow a modified schedule.

7          (S)       PANCAKE BREAKFAST.  Fellowship Hall.  8:30am-10:30am

25       (W)     EC Meeting 12:15pm Elephant Classroom

31       (T)       Variety Show and Ice Cream Social for Elephants and Giraffes. 6:30 p.m.    
                       *Set Up and Hospitality Committees

31       (T)       Last day before Spring Break for Playschool and Elephants

 

APRIL

 1          (W)     Last day before Spring Break for MMO, Elephants, Giraffes, Lions, Zebras and KC

1          (W)     Variety Show and Ice Cream Social for Lions and
                        Zebras. 6:30p.m.   *Set Up and Hospitality Committees

2-12                SPRING BREAK - No School (WSSD K-5th grade closed 2nd and 3rd for conferences.)

13       (M)     School Reopens for MMO, Giraffes, Lions and Zebras and KC

14       (T)       School Reopens for Playschool and Elephants

23       (Th)     Parent-Teacher Conferences for Lions and Zebras.  Regular school day for the children.

24       (F)       Parent-Teacher Conferences for Lions and Zebras.  Regular school day for the children.

28       (T)       WCNS Closed.  (K-8 at WSSD closed for In-Service)
                       Month of April:  Conferences for three-year-olds if requested by either parent or teacher

30       (Th)     EC Meeting.  12:15 Elephant Classroom 

 

 MAY

 5          (T)       Tuition deposits for 2020/2021 due.  (Does not apply to MMO)

7          (Th)     Mother’s Day Tea for Playschool, Elephants, Lions and Zebras

8          (F)       Mother’s Day Tea for Giraffes

15       (F)       WSSD following 3hr early dismissal. 
                       DOES NOT affect WCNS except AM KC and PM KC follow a modified schedule.

21       (Th)     Class Picnic Day for Playschool, Elephants and potentially, Lions and Zebras and KC.  Locations TBD.

22       (F)       Class Picnic Day for Giraffes.  Locations TBD.

22       (F)       Last day of school for MMO, Lions and Zebras.  
                       Potentially, Class Picnic Day for Lions and Zebras if not held previously.

25       (M)     MEMORIAL DAY

29       (W)     EC Luncheon  TBD

 

JUNE

 1          (M)     WPC Strawberry Festival

22       (M)     EC Meeting.  9:30 a.m.