WALLINGFORD CO-OP NURSERY SCHOOL
2018-19 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
(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. If there is a 2hr delay, KC will follow a modified schedule. Arrival is 11:15am. If there is a 3hr early dismissal, KC will end at 11am.

All Nursery School and MMO classes meet from 9:15 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. Morning KC is from 9:15 a.m. until approximately 12:30 p.m. There is no Afternoon KC for the 2018-2019 school year.

Please be prompt at both arrival and dismissal times.

SEPTEMBER
5 (W) Parents’ Night. 7:00 p.m. (Elephants, Giraffes, Lions and Zebras only)
7 (F) Orientation Hour 9a.m - 10a.m. for Play School
10a.m - 11.am for Elephants, Giraffes, Lions and Zebras
AND then,
7 (F) Back-to-School Picnic 11:00 a.m. - 1 p.m.
10 Second tuition payment due. You can bring it to Parents’ Night, Drop In-Day or Back to School Picnic.
11 (T) First day of school for MMO, Elephants, Lions, Zebras and KC
12 (W) First day of school for Giraffes
15 Deadline for tuition payment in order to receive 5% pay in full discount (Does not apply to MMO)
19 (W) KC, Nursery School and MMO closed. (WSSD will be closed.)
21 (F) CHILI COOK OFF AND PIZZA SOCIAL FUNDRAISER. 5pm-7pm
(Rain date is Fri, Sept 28th)
*Hospitality & Set-Up Committees
24 (M) Executive Committee (EC) Meeting @ 12:00 p.m. at school.


OCTOBER
4 (Th) The Book and Cookie Club starts
8 (M) Nursery School and MMO closed. (WSSD will be closed. In service day for teachers)
TBD Fire Safety
22 (M) EC Meeting. 12:00pm Room TBD
31 (W) Halloween Parades. (See weekly calendar from class teacher for specific dates and details.)

Week of October 15th and/or October 22nd will be School Photos for all classes. More information to follow.


NOVEMBER
5 Third tuition payment due. (Does not apply to MMO)
6 (T) KC, Nursery School, and MMO closed. (WSSD will be closed. Teacher in service day)
19 (M) EC Meeting. 12:00 p.m
20-25 (T-Su) THANKSGIVING - No KC, Nursery School, MMO
(Tuesday 20th is K-5 Conferences for WSSD. Those grades no school)


DECEMBER
TBD Speech Language Screenings
10 Budget Meeting * Finance Committee
13 (Th) Parent-Teacher Conferences for Lions and Zebras. No regular school for these classes. You just come in at your conference time.
19 (W) Last day before Holiday Break
20- Jan 1 HOLIDAY BREAK - No KC, Nursery School, and MMO


JANUARY

Enrollment for 2019-2020 begins. Please see “Admission Procedure Policy” for specific information.
2 (W) School Resumes for MMO, Nursery School and KC
3 (Th) School Resumes for Play School
21 (M) ML KING DAY - No Nursery School, or MMO
23 (W) Open House (if needed)
25 (F) Parent-Teacher Conferences for Giraffes. No regular school for this class. You just come in at your conference time.
28 (M) EC Meeting. 12:00 p.m. at school.


FEBRUARY
1 (F) Parent-Teacher Conferences for Elephants. No regular school for this class. You just come in at your conference time.
5 Fourth tuition payment due. (Does not apply to MMO)
6 (W) Bring Someone Special to School Night for Giraffes @ 6:30 p.m.
7 (Th) Bring Someone Special to School Night for Elephants, Lions, and Zebras @ 6:30 p.m.
8 (F) Toy Clean Up and Laundry Day. *Everybody in Nursery School
15-18 (F-M) PRESIDENT’S DAY WEEKEND - No Nursery School, MMO or KC
25 (M) EC Meeting. 12:00 p.m.


MARCH
9 (S) PANCAKE BREAKFAST. Fellowship Hall. 8:30am-10:30am
25 (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
9 (T) Last day before Spring Break for Playschool, Elephants
9 (T) Variety Show and Ice Cream Social for Elephants and Giraffes. 6:30 p.m. *Set Up and Hospitality Committees
10 (W) Last day before Spring Break for MMO, Giraffes, Lions, Zebras and KC.
10 (W) Variety Show and Ice Cream Social for Lions and Zebras. 6:30p.m. *Set Up and Hospitality Committees
11-21 SPRING BREAK - No School (WSSD K-5th grade closed 11th and 12th for conferences.)
22 (M) School Reopens for MMO, Giraffes, Lions and Zebras
22 (M) EC Meeting. 12:00p.m. Room TBD
23 (T) School Reopens for Playschool, Elephants and KC
25 (Th) Parent-Teacher Conferences for Lions and Zebras. Regular school day for the children.
26 (F) Parent-Teacher Conferences for Lions and Zebras. Regular school day for the children.


MAY
5 Tuition deposits for 2019/2020 due. (Does not apply to MMO)
9 (Th) Mother’s Day Tea for Playschool, Elephants, Lions and Zebras
10 (F) Mother’s Day Tea for Giraffes
15 (W) Yellow Dyno Safety Presentation for Lions and Zebras. 10:30a.m.
20 (M) EC Meeting. 12:00 p.m.
21 (T) KC, Nursery School and MMO closed as K-8 at WSSD Closed.
23 (Th) Class Picnic Day for Playschool, Elephants and potentially, Lions and Zebras and KC. Locations TBD.
24 (F) Class Picnic Day for Giraffes. Location TBD.
24 (F) Last day of school for MMO, Lions and Zebras. Potentially, Class Picnic Day for Lions and Zebras if not held previously.
27 (M) MEMORIAL DAY
30 (Th) EC Luncheon. 12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.


JUNE
3 (M) WPC Strawberry Festival
24 (M) EC Meeting. 12:00 p.m.