The Extended Day Class Program is located in our Crane Road location and is a registered Kindergarten class. Hours are 8 AM to 5 PM five days a week. Drop off can be as early as 7:30 AM and pick-up can be as late as 5:30 PM. There is an additional fee for the half hour from 7:30-8:00 AM and the half hour from 5:00-5:30 PM. The calendar has limited holidays and is extended until the end of June.
A summer program is available to continue the same program through the summer months.
The Extended Day Class is designed to meet the needs of the working parent while providing children enrolled with a consistent, predictable routine in a comfortable family type atmosphere.
Daily activities include:
Special activities may include music, movement, and nature. In house special activities may include visits from a storyteller, musician, or Norwalk Maritime Center specialist.
Afternoon activities such as art, messy art, science, cooking and yoga allow the children to expand their knowledge while remaining a part of this family like classroom. An example of the daily schedule is below:
|8:00 – 9:30||Work Time|
|8:15 – 9:15||Breakfast|
|9:30 – 9:50||Circle|
|9:50 – 10:15||Playground/Gym|
|10:15 – 11:05||Work Time|
|11:05 – 11:30||Bikes|
|11:30 – 11:40||Bathroom/Washing|
|11:40 – 11:55||Story/Songs/Lunch Set up|
|11:55 – 12:40||Lunch|
|12:40 – 1:40||Rest|
|1:40 – 2:45||Wake up & Work|
|2:45 – 3:05||Circle & Group Snack|
|3:05 – 3:35||Gym/Playground/Bikes|
|3:35 – 4:15||Daily Special|
|4:15 – 5:00||Free Play|
During the day we offer breakfast and in the afternoon a healthy snack which the children prepare themselves. Children bring their lunch from home. Lunches are kept in the refrigerator and microwaves are available for warming food at lunch time if needed. Pizza is available for purchase for lunch on Friday. Information is available at the Crane Road location. Afternoon activities such as art, cooking and yoga allow the children to expand their knowledge while remaining a part of this family like classroom.