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Peace Of Mind Early Education

9025 Tamarack Rd
Saint Paul, MN 55125

(651) 731-2608


Philosophy & Approach

Day in the Life

General School Mission

"We are a service driven team of individuals,
dedicated to the unified goal of providing quality,
worry-free educational child care for our community's children.

Driven by our goal, together we pledge to add value
to the services we provide to ensure that our children's
parents can achieve the ultimate goal

Statement of Values
Creatively Motivated
Career Oriented
Dedicated to Our Customers
The Team
Excerpted from the preschool's website

A Typical Day

A sample “day in the life of a toddler”
6-8:00 Arrival and greeting of children, children have free play until breakfast
8:00 Clean up and wash for breakfast
8:30 Breakfast is served
9:00 – 10:00 Group time, singing stories, language development, and lesson for the day. Each teacher has planned group activities for each class. Children are encouraged to choose their own activities and areas of interest.
10:00-10:30 Children have free play while teacher assists with potty training/diapers.
10:30-11:00 Art/Fine Motor or large muscle play.
11:00-11:15 Choice of activities while teacher
assists with potty trainings/diapers.
11:15-11:45 Lunch time!
12:00-2:00 Nap time
2:00-3:00 Teacher provided activities
3:00 Snack time
3:30-4:30 Teacher and self directed activities in the toddler area.
4:30-6:00 Self directed activities, stories, music. Additional outdoor time if weather permits.
Final diaper changes at 4:30

6:00 - 8:00 Arrival, greet children and parents, self directed activities until breakfast time.
8:00 Free Play until breakfast
8:15 Wash hands and clean up for breakfast
8:30-9:00 Breakfast.
9:00-10:00 Group time, singing songs, stories, and language development, lesson for the day. Each teacher will have planned group activities for each class.
10:00 Teacher planned activities continue.
NOTE: Children are invited to participate in music and dance classes, offered at an additional cost. Please see your child's teacher or the director for class times and rate information.
10:00-10:30 Art and Block Room - BIG ROOM.
11:00-11:30 Outdoor walk

lay time weather permitting.
11:30-12:00 Lunch!
12:00-2:00 Nap time. (Each child's nap schedule is determined by the child's parents, children are not required to nap.)
2:00-2:30 Quiet, self directed activities in lunch room

re-school room.
2:30 Wash hands and clean up for snack.
3:00 Snack!
3:30 - 4:30 Large muscle room or outside play- BIG ROOM!
4:30 - 6:00 Self directed activities, stories, music during pick up time. Additional outdoor time may be offered if weather permits.

half day
9:00 - 9:20 Arrival and Free Play
9:20 - 9:50 Circle Time
9:50 - 10:15 Centers
10:15 - 10:30 Snack
10:30 - 11:40 Planned Projects
11:40 - 11:55 Literature and Music
11:55 - 12:00 End of Day Wrap-up
*Wednesday's Extended Schedule:
12:00 - 12:30 Lunch
12:30 - 1:00 Outside
1:00 - 2:30 Planned Projects

Excerpted from the preschool's website