Promiseland Preschool News

December 2017

December Tuition

If you signed up for EFT via Tuition Express, December's tuition will be debited on Monday December 11.

All tuition is considered late by the 15th of the month. A $10 late fee will be assessed on accounts that have not paid by end of day on the 15th. Statements will emailed on the 1st.

It's Cold Outside

With the temperatures dropping, please remember to pack a sweater or jacket in your child’s backpack. Please label your child’s sweater/jacket with their name. The playground is mostly shaded during the day and can feel a little chilly, even when the temperature is mild. Please know that as the weather changes, if there is inclement weather, watch your local news station for closings ( or check for recent school closing information. The Preschool is closed when McKinney ISD is delayed or closed due to snow/ice.

Scholastic Book Flyers

Don't forget to place your order for Scholastic Books. Please place all orders by end of day Friday, December 1. All orders must be placed online only, no check please.

Christmas Program

Our 3 year-old classes and Pre-K classes have begun preparing for the upcoming Christmas program and can’t wait to perform for you in our Worship Center. We have plenty of room for everyone, so please feel free to invite your family and friends!

Program Schedule

Wednesday, December 13 at 1:00 pm - Worship Center

All MWF 3’s classes, MWF Pre-K , M-TH Pre-K and M-F Pre-K classes

Thursday, December 14 at 1:00 pm - Worship Center

All T/TH 3’s classes and M/T/TH Pre-K classes.

Please have your child wear their Christmas dress clothes. All children will be wearing a costume over their clothes that the school provides. A cookie reception will follow in your child’s classroom.

Our 2 year old classes do not participate in the Christmas Program.

Both days have a regular school schedule of 9am – 2pm.

Pre-K Singing for Oxford Grand Assisted Living Center

On Monday Dec 18 at 10:00am, Our Pre-K classes will walk over to the Oxford Grand Assisted living facility and visit with the residents. We will sing Christmas program songs, color with the residents and bless them with student made cards and goody bags. A permission slip will be sent home and will need to be signed and returned so your child can attend. We look forward to sharing Christmas joy with the residents there.

Class Christmas Parties

All classes will have a pizza lunch and birthday party for Jesus for their classroom Christmas party. Class parties start at 11:30 am on Dec. 21 & 22; children are dismissed after the Christmas party is over. Children will frost and decorate Gingerbread cookies after lunch. Early release for both days is 12:30 pm.

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Registration for the 2018-2019 School Year

Registration for next year will begin Tuesday Jan. 16 for current students and Christ Fellowship Church attenders and opens to the public Monday January 29. Classes will fill up quickly! $125 enrollment fee is required to hold your child’s spot. Enrollment forms will be sent home with your child this month and will also be available at the Promiseland desk. Enrollment is on a first come, first served basis.

Dates to Remember

December 13 - Wednesday

Christmas Program for MWF 3’s, MWF Pre-K, M-TH PreK and M-F PreK classes at 1:00 pm, reception following.

December 14 - Thursday

Christmas Program for T/TH 3’s and M/T/TH Pre-K classes at 1:00, reception following.

December 18 - Monday

Pre-K Singing for Oxford Grand Assisted Living Center

December 21 &22 - Thursday & Friday

Class Christmas Parties at 11:30 / early release at 12:30 pm for all classes

December 25 - January 8

School is out Monday, December 25 – Monday, January 8. We will see you on Tuesday, January 9, 2018!

Staff Birthdays

December 3 Ms. Betty Warren

December 9 Ms. Eva Olvera

December 22 Ms. Debbie Hartin

Looking Ahead

January 9 - Tuesday

First day back to school after Christmas break

January 10 - Wednesday

Tuition Due / EFT processed

January 10 & 11 - Wednesday & Thursday

PJ and Pancake Day

January 15 - Monday

Closed for Holiday

January 16 - Tuesday

Preschool Enrollment for 2018-2019 school year will begin (current students)

January 22 & 23 - Monday & Tuesday

Donuts with Dad

January 29 - Monday

Open Enrollment for 2018-2019 school year will begin

Chapel Time

Core Value: Thankfulness and Goodness

Bible verse: Luke 2:11 for unto you is born this day in the city of David a savior who is Christ the Lord.

Bible Stories:

Week 1: Noah's Ark

Week 2: Nativity Story

Week 3: Pre-K Singing for Oxford Grand Assisted Living Center

Week 4: Christmas Break

Chapel is held on Monday and Tuesday

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Substitutes Needed

Looking for caring and energetic moms that would be able to substitute in a preschool classroom to provide coverage when a teacher is out. Experience preferred. Background check and state standards training required. Hours and days will vary throughout the preschool year. Please see preschool director for an application.

Stay and Play

Stay and Play is offered on Tuesday and Wednesday afternoons from 2-4 pm through the church childcare ministry. Children currently enrolled in Promiseland Preschool may register. Cost is $10 per day, per child. You must register and pay at the Promiseland desk each time you utilize the program.
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