Promiseland Post

December 2018-------------------------Volume 2, Issue 4

December Tuition

If you signed up for EFT via Tuition Express, December's tuition will be debited on Monday December 10.


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.

Pony Pictures

Time is running out to purchase your child's pony pictures. Wendy has the pictures out in the Promiseland lobby before and after school.


The last day to purchase is Friday December 7.

Preschool Christmas Programs

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 12 at 1:00 pm - Worship Center

All MWF 3’s classes, MWF Pre-K and Ms. Debbie's M-F Pre-K class


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

All T/TH 3’s classes, M/T/TH Pre-K and Ms Dana's M-F Pre-K class


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.


ALL PRESCHOOL FAMILIES ARE INVITED TO WATCH THE PROGRAM


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

Pre-K Singing for Oxford Grand Assisted Living Center

On Monday Dec 17 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 and chapel songs and give the residents child decorated wreaths to hang in their rooms. A permission slip was 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. 20 & 21; children are dismissed after the Christmas party is over. Children will frost and decorate Gingerbread cookies after lunch.


Please check with your classroom teacher for any class Christmas activities specific to that room.


All classes have early release for both days at 12:30 pm.

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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 (www.wfaa.com/closings) or check www.mckinneyisd.net for recent school closing information. The Preschool is closed when McKinney ISD is delayed or closed due to snow/ice.

Registration for the 2019-2020 School Year

Registration for next year will begin Tuesday Jan. 15 for current students and Christ Fellowship Church attenders and opens to the public Monday February 4. 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 on January 8 and will also be available at the Promiseland desk. Enrollment is on a first come, first served basis.

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Dates to Remember

December 12 - Wednesday

Christmas Program for MWF 3’s, MWF Pre-K & Ms. Debbie's M-F Pre-K classes at 1:00 pm, reception following.

December 13 - Thursday

Christmas Program for T/TH 3’s , M/T/TH Pre-K & Ms. Dana's M-F Pre-K classes at 1:00, reception following.

December 17 - Monday

Pre-K Singing for Oxford Grand Assisted Living Center

December 20 & 21 - Thursday & Friday

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

December 24- January 7

School is out Monday, December 24 – Monday, January 7. We will see you on Tuesday, January 8, 2019!

Chapel Time

Core Value: Joyfulness

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: Mortimer's Christmas Story

Week 2: My Birthday/Jesus' Birthday

Week 3: Pre-K Singing for Oxford Grand Assisted Living Center Dec 17

Nativity Story on Dec 18

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 starting in mid January. Experience preferred. Background checks, state standards training and CPR are required. Hours and days will vary throughout the preschool year. Please see preschool director Karen Roam for an application.

Stay and Play

Stay and Play is offered Monday through Thursday 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.

Looking Ahead

January 8 - Tuesday

First day back to school after Christmas break

January 10 - Thursday

Tuition Due / EFT processed

January 9 & 10 - Wednesday & Thursday

PJ and Pancake Day

January 15 - Tuesday

Preschool Enrollment for 2019-2020 school year will begin (current students)

January 21 - Monday

No school-Closed for Holiday

January 30 & 31 - Wednesday & Thursday

Donuts with Dad