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Educational Playcare (Simsbury Road)

144 Simsbury Road
Avon, CT 06001

Phone:
(860) 409-7051

Website:

Philosophy & Approach

Day in the Life

General School Mission

"Our mission is to provide the children in our care with the highest quality developmental and educational programs ... in a nurturing, safe and supportive environment ... and to facilitate and enrich the childcare experience of our families.”
The categories on the right represent our core values and the tools we employ to accomplish this mission."
Excerpted from the preschool's website

A Typical Day

"One year old
7:00 Drop off / Free play
9:00 Diapers, Wash up
9:15 Snack
9:30 Circle Time
10:00 Outside Time/Gross Motor Activities
10:30 Project
11:00 Lunch
11:30 Diapers, Wash up
12:00 Quiet Activities and Nap TIme
1:30-3:00 Wake up / Diapers / table activities
3:00 Snack
3:30 Finish Project
4:00 Diapers / Outside
4:30 Manipulatives
Two year old
7:00 Arrival of children (Greeting & Table Activities)
8:45 Diapers / Toileting
9:00 Snack
9:20 Clean up / Wash up
9:30 Circle Time / Art / Center Activities / Outside Play
11:30 Shoes / Coats / Diapers / Wash up
11:40 Lunch / Clean up / Wash up
12:30 Nap
2:30 Wake up / Diapers
3:00 Outdoor Activity / Small Groups for Snack
4:30 Diapers / Toileting
4:45 Stories / Activities / Circletime
Preschool
7:00 Drop off / Free play / Outdoor time
9:00 Bathroom, Wash up, Snack
9:30 Circle TIme / Music/ Daily Discussion
10:00 Art Activity / Centers / Cooperative Play
11:00 Clean up / Bathroom / Wash up
11:15 Outside Play
12:00 Bathroom / Washup / Lunch
12:30 Story time
12:45 Nap / Rest time / Quiet Activities
3:00 Wake up / Wash up / Bathroom
3:15 Snack
3 :30 Story Time / Circle Time
4 :00 Sensory Activities/Outdoor Play
5:30 Bathroom / Wash up
5:45 Clean up / Free Play"
Excerpted from the preschool's website