WALLINGFORD CO-OP NURSERY SCHOOL
2016-17 CALENDAR

SNOW # - 460                                                           

         SCHOOL PHONE (610) 891-9165
                                                (Answering machine only.  Leave message if not time sensitive)
                                                                                    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
(Also 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. 

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 12:40 p.m.

Please be prompt at both arrival and dismissal times. 

   

 

SEPTEMBER 

8       (Th)    Parents’ Night. 7:00 p.m.

10               Second tuition payment due. You can bring it to Parents’ Night,
Drop In-Day or Back to School Picnic.        

9       (F)     Orientation Hour for Play School at 9:00 am to 10:00 and then

                  Elephants, Giraffes, Zebras and Lions at 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

                  AND then,

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

12      (M)     First day of school for MMO, Giraffes, Zebras and Lions (All Zebras and Lions encouraged to attend this first Monday) and Morning KC

13      (T)     First day of school for Playschool and Elephants

16      (F)     Deadline for tuition payment in order to receive 5% pay in full

                  discount

19      (M)     Executive Committee (EC) Meeting @ 12:00 p.m. at school.

26      (M)     Nursery School and MMO closed. (WSSD will be on 2hr In-Service delay)  Morning KC will be open on modified schedule.  11:15am- 1:42pm

30      (F)     CHILI COOK OFF AND  (Rain date is Fri, Oct 7th)

                           PIZZA SOCIAL FUNDRAISER. 5pm-7pm

                                                      *Hospitality & Set-Up Committees

OCTOBER

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

5       (W)    The Book and Cookie Club starts

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

TBD            Fire Safety

24      (M)     EC Meeting.  12:00pm  Room TBD

 

Week of October 17th and/or October 24th will be School Photos for all classes.  More information to follow.

  

NOVEMBER

5                Third tuition payment due

8       (T)     Nursery School, MMO and KC Closed.  (WSSD will be closed)

14      (M)     EC Meeting.  12:00 p.m

17      (Th)    Parent-Teacher Conferences for Zebras and Lions.  No regular school for these classes.  You just come in at your conference time.

22-27 (T-Sun)        THANKSGIVING - No Nursery School, MMO or KC

 

DECEMBER

TBD            Speech Language Screenings

10               Budget Meeting                                 * Finance Committee

16      (F)     Last day before Holiday Break

17- Jan 2     HOLIDAY BREAK - No Nursery School, MMO or KC 

 

JANUARY

Enrollment for 2017-2018 begins.  Please see “Admission Procedure Policy” for specific information.

3       (T)     School Resumes for MMO, Play School, Zebras, Lions and KC

4       (W)    School Resumes for Giraffes

16      (M)     ML KING DAY - No Nursery School, MMO or KC

18      (W)    Open House  (if needed)

23      (M)     EC Meeting.  12:00 p.m. at school.                                  

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

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

 

FEBRUARY

5                Fourth tuition payment due

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

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

10               Toy Clean Up and Laundry Day. *Everybody in Nursery School

17-20 (F-M)  PRESIDENT’S DAY WEEKEND - No Nursery School, MMO or KC

27      (M)     EC Meeting.  12:00 p.m.

 

MARCH

6       (M)     Nursery School and MMO closed.  (EXCEPT KINDERGARTEN COMPLEMENT.  WSSD will be on 2hr In-Service delay. Morning KC will be open on modified schedule.  11:15am- 1:42pm)

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

23      (Th)    Parent-Teacher Conferences for Zebras and Lions.  No regular school for these classes.  You just come in at your conference time.

27      (M)     EC Meeting.  12:00 p.m. at school.  Room TBD

 

APRIL

Month of April:  Conferences for three-year-olds if requested by either parent or teacher

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

5       (W)    Private D.Wears Safety Presentation for Elephants and Giraffes 10:30am.

5       (W)    Variety Show and Ice Cream Social for Zebras and

       Lions. 6:30p.m.                         *Set Up and Hospitality Committees

6       (Th)    Yellow Dyno Safety Presentation for Lions and Zebras 10:30a.m.

6       (Th)    Last day before Spring Break for Playschool, Elephants

7       (F)     Last day before Spring Break for MMO, Giraffes, Zebras, Lions and KC.

8-16            SPRING BREAK - No School

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

18      (T)     School Reopens for Playschool and Elephants

24      (M)     EC Meeting.  12:00p.m.  Room TBD

 

MAY

3       (W)    Mother’s Day Tea for Lions

4       (Th)    Mother’s Day Tea for Playschool, Elephants, Zebras

5       (F)     Mother’s Day Tea for Giraffes

5                Tuition deposits for 2016/2017 due

22      (M)     EC Meeting.  12:00 p.m.

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

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

26      (F)     Last day of school for MMO, Zebras, Lions, and KC. Potentially, Class Picnic Day for Lions and Zebra.

29      (M)     MEMORIAL DAY

 

JUNE

1        (Th)    EC Luncheon.  12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

5       (M)     WPC Strawberry Festival

26      (M)     EC Meeting.  12:00 p.m.