Monday - Thursday Staggered drop off anytime between 8:00-8:30am Staggered pick up anytime between 2:30-3:00pm Our calendar follows that of ISD 709 for days off and any snow days.
At this time, before and after school care are not available.
sample daily schedule.
Routine is important for children, but please understand the nature of our learning requires a flexible schedule.
8:00-8:30 a.m. Flexible drop-off outside in playscape (hand washing & symptom check upon arrival) and free play 8:45 a.m. Travel to campfire circle [group time could include: greeting, daily poem, weather, calendar, letter of the week] 9:00 a.m. Free play in forest 9:45 a.m. Flexible snack and bathroom opportunities - - continued forest time [hiking, exploration, play, etc] 11:00 a.m. Forest check-in [story, dramatic play, journals, puppets, song, etc] 12:00 p.m. Return to outdoor classroom, handwashing, optional morning pick-up 12:15 p.m. Lunch (outdoors, unless weather does not allow) 12:45p.m. Group story 1:00 p.m. Afternoon greeting and choice time (rest, enrichment offering, playscape free play) 2:00 p.m. Floorbook 2:30-3:00 p.m. Flexible pick-up in playscape
Enrichments to be offered in the afternoon could be any of the following: art, cooking, music, storytelling, yoga, constructing, experiments, gardening, etc. Enrichments are free choice to the child and participation is not required. This follows our child-centered model and allows them the opportunity to build confidence in personal choice and to explore their interests.