I am looking to enroll my son in preschool in the fall. I have made a list of schools to contact, but I am wondering if anyone can help me with some questions that I should ask.
What kind of questions did you ask when you toured different preschools?
Thanks for any help. I am posting this here because I have asked it 2 other places and have received no responses.
Answer by Aidansmom2728 at 4:33 PM on Feb. 3, 2009
Answer by SusieD250 at 4:37 PM on Feb. 3, 2009
Answer by Anonymous at 4:37 PM on Feb. 3, 2009
Definitely ask about a schedule, curriculum and extracurricular activities they offer (like gymnastics, sports and computers if you're interested). Ask if the teachers are certified and if the center it accredited. Ratios, disciplinary procedures, meal and nap time procedures. When discussing rates make sure you find out how many "extras" will be expected throughout the year.
Answer by AMsMommy212 at 4:58 PM on Feb. 3, 2009
Answer by alinzasmommy at 5:05 PM on Feb. 3, 2009
My son has a hard time sitting still for story time and circle time that kind of thing. If your child is anything like mine you will need to be sure they are willing and ready to handle him/her. The school I sent my child too was not and they kicked him out. He really started having a lot of problems after that because it was the first time he had made friends and they were taken away from him. Any way I did not ask if they could handle a child who could not sit still in group setting because I did not know this about my son. He is home with me all day and we do not have many chances to be around other children his age. Hopefully you will not have to worry about anything like this. Good luck finding a good school for your child.
Answer by Anonymous at 6:08 PM on Feb. 3, 2009
Answer by salexander at 7:00 PM on Feb. 3, 2009
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