A parent participation preschool is organized by a group of families with similar philosophies who hire a trained teacher to provide their children with a quality preschool experience. Parents, children, and their teachers all learn together.
Learning through play
At Lambrick Park Preschool & Childcare, we provide a learning environment where children learn through play. It is through play that many of the necessary skills for later life are developed.
A play-based curriculum does the following:
Central to our program is the belief that:
Our Early Childhood Educators (ECEs) provide appropriate guidance for all children in order to create a safe and healthy learning environment.
Children in parent-participation preschool programs are encouraged to become self-disciplined as they learn appropriate and acceptable ways to treat themselves and others and their environment. Our ECEs are responsible for the preschool program, including the guidance of children.
The ECEs and parents in parent-participation preschools are both
Parent participation preschools adhere to the Ministry of Health handbook, Guidance and Discipline with Young Children.
Allergy Safe Zone
We support children with life-threatening allergies. For morning and afternoon snacks, we do not allow snacks to contain nuts, dairy, eggs, fish or sesame. For lunches, however, our only restriction is that food does not contain any nuts.
For help with ideas for snacks, our 40th Anniversary Cookbook (only $10) has some great recipes and ideas!