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2016-2017 Grayhound Preschool

posted Aug 19, 2016, 12:06 PM by William Brackett   [ updated Aug 19, 2016, 12:07 PM ]

If your child will be four years old on or before September 15, 2016 he/she is eligible to attend the

Burlington Community School District’s

FREE Grayhound Preschool Program

For registration information, please call 753-6791, ext. 1410

What does the BCSD Grayhound Four-Year-Old Program Offer?

  • A licensed teacher who is responsible for designing & implementing an effective learning environment using instructional strategies to enhance children’s learning.
  • A minimum of 12 hours per week.  Classes meet four days each week for three hours daily either in the morning or afternoon.
  • Community Collaboration.  Our program provides family involvement opportunities such as home visits, family nights and conferences.
  • High Program Standards.  The BCSD Grayhound program implements the Iowa Quality Preschool Program Standards.
  • High Learning Standards.  We have rigorous and relevant curriculum and assessments to enhance children’s strengths, interests & knowledge and alignment with K-12 standards and academic expectations.
  • Appropriate adult-child ratio of 1 to 10 with a maximum group size of 20.
  • Public School Opportunity.  To help transition into the kindergarten experience.

BCSD Grayhound Preschool programs are available at the following locations:

Black Hawk Elementary, 2804 S 14th St.  753-5300

 Corse Elementary, 700 S Starr Ave. 753-2707

 Grimes Elementary, 800 South St. 753-0420

 North Hill Elementary, 825 N 9th St. 753-6363

Sunnyside Elementary, 2040 Sunnyside Ave.  753-5244 

William Brackett,
Aug 19, 2016, 12:06 PM