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Church Of The Lakes Child Care

5944 Fulton Dr Nw
Canton, OH 44718-1792

(330) 499-0500


Philosophy & Approach

Day in the Life

General School Mission

"The goals of the center are:
To help each child become aware of himself/herself as a unique child of God
To create an atmosphere of love, happiness and learning
To be a model of Christian ideals and cultural values
To establish appropriate modes of behavior in social situations
To maintain the child's positive self image
To enable a child to understand the principles of sharing in play situations
To provide an environment conducive to the development of gross and fine motor skills
To help the child achieve a sense of independence appropriate to his/her age level
To provide an environment in which a child may develop his/her creativity
To aid the child's development of listening and conversation skills
To prepare a child for kindergarten
Excerpted from the preschool's website

A Typical Day

"6:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. Arrival and independent exploration
9:00 a.m. - 9:15 a.m. Preschool Program begins
9:15 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. Bible/music
9:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. Learning centers and snack
10:30 a.m. -11:00 a.m.
Age Gym/outside Creative Movement
3 10:00-10:40 10:00-10:30
4 10:40-11:00 10:30-11:00
5 11:00-11:20 11:00-11:30
11:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Circle Time (calendar, weather, stories, sharing)
11:30 a.m. Preschool Program Ends
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Prepare for lunch, eat and clean up
12:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Naptime or Playgroup
2:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. Activity time
3:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. Learning centers/snack/activity time
Excerpted from the preschool's website