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St. Joseph Preschool
St. Joseph Catholic School Olney, Illinois

ST. JOSEPH PRESCHOOL

PRESCHOOL SCHEDULE OPTIONS:

  • Early, Supervised Drop-Off: 7:30 a.m. - 7:45 a.m.

  • Classroom Drop-Off: 7:45 a.m. - 8:00 a.m.

PRESCHOOL DAY OPTIONS:

  • Full-Day Option
    The Full-Day Option allows you to pick the days of the week,
    with each day ending at 2:50 p.m.

     

  • Half-Day Options:
    Both Half-Day Options allows parents to choose which days of
    the week a child is enrolled:

    Half-Days which include lunch and recess, end at noon.

    Half-Days which do not include lunch and recess end at 11:00 a.m.

PRESCHOOL ADMISSION

Students much reach the age of three years old by September 1st of the school year and be fully potty-trained in order to attend St. Joseph Preschool.

PRESCHOOL CURRICULUM

The St. Joseph Preschool's Curriculum is aligned to the Illinois Early Learning and Development Standards.

Our focus is encouraging development in the areas of Religion and Family, Language Arts, Math, Science, Social Studies, Motor Skills, Library Usage, Spanish, Creative Arts, and Technology.  We enjoy opportunities to take field trips and learn from classroom guests.

PRE-K PROGRAMS OFFERS:

  • School Library

  • Hot Lunch Program

  • Olney Arts Council Productions

  • Upper Grade Buddies

  • Weekly Spanish

  • Playground and Gymnasium

  • Transportation Available

  • Field Trip Opportunities

  • PC and iPad labs

Our Faith-Based Program also includes:

  • Bible Stories

  • Learning about God

  • Monthly Mass

  • Observance of Religious Holidays

SCHOOL-WIDE EVENTS & OPPORTUNITIES:

  • Fall Book Fair

  • Doughnuts with Parents

  • Cookies and Milk with Santa

  • Easter Egg Hunt

  • Spring Carnival and Book Fair

  • Christmas and Spring Music Programs

  • Catholic Schools Week Skating Party

  • Earth Day Neighborhood Clean-Up

  • Early Service-Learning Opportunities