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Waypoint Uptown Kids Preschool & Child Care Center

318 5th Street Southeast
Cedar Rapids, IA 52401

Phone:
(319) 365-1458

Website:

Philosophy & Approach

Day in the Life

General School Mission

"At Waypoint, we've designed our child care programs to help children develop their physical, emotional, social, intellectual and creative abilities. Through structured activities involving science, math, literature, crafts, group games and sensory exploration we help your child develop to his or her fullest potential"
Excerpted from the preschool's website

A Typical Day

"6 - 8:15 Children's Exploration
8:15 - 8:30 Bathroom
8:30 - 9 Breakfast
9 - 9:15 Circle Time
9:15 - 10 Art, Sensory, Literature, Math, Science, Other Languages, Fine Motor Skills
10 - 10:30 Gym and/or outside, Large Motor Skills
10:30 - 11 Music
11 - 11:15 Circle Time
11:15 - 11:25 Bathroom
11:25 - 11:55 Lunch
11:55 - 12:05 Bathroom/Brush Teeth
12:05 - 2:30 Nap Time/Rest Time
2:30 - 2:45 Bathroom
2:45 - 3 Table Time: Coloring, Books, Puzzles
3 - 3:30 Bathroom and Snack
3:30 - 4 Fine Motor Skills
4 - 4:30 Gym and/or Outside
4:30 - 6 Children's Choice
"
Excerpted from the preschool's website