149 Honness Lane Ithaca, NY 14850
(607) 273-9017

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8:50am - 9:00 am FreePlay

Children arrive and put their coats and snacks in their cubbies.

9:00 - 9:30 am

Sensory Activity / Free play
Special activities throughout the Month: Music, Chapel, Cooking, Science 

9:30 am - 10:15 am

Opening/circle time: Discuss the calendar, weather, story, academics and more!circletime

10:30 am

Clean up - putting away toys for the day
Toilet / Wash hands

We are a “nut free classroom” (including any labels that say “may contain nuts”)                        


11:00 am - 11:40 am

Time with Books
Mind in Motion -  music and movement
Table Time - letter and number awareness, arts and crafts

11:40 - 12 noon

Gross Motor Skills - outdoor (weather permitting), inside/games


12:00 pm

Dismissal - pick up must be no later than 12:10 pm

Special Activities

Chapel time, Music, Cooking Science, Language Development, Math, Field Trips, Character Development through Puppet Skits, and Show and Tell.


Special Guests

We also have guests in the classroom throughout the year, but especially in the winter months. If you have something you like to share, please let us know.

Closings and Delays

Our preschool calendar closely follows the Ithaca School District calendar including vacation and recess days.  This information is posted on the Ithaca Central School website or you can call the school at 607-273-9017.