WALLINGFORD CO-OP NURSERY SCHOOL
2017-18 CALENDAR

SNOW # - 460

Church Phone (610) 566-1644
(For a.m. emergencies only. If you need to speak to a live person to convey an urgent message.)
Betsy’s Cell (610) 357-9231
(Also for emergencies, especially if you feel you are going to be late to pick your child up from school or lunch bunch.)

 

 

The Co-op Calendar has important event and meeting dates for the coming school year. Please refer to this for long-range planning, and use your classroom calendar for the current month’s activity schedule. If WSSD (Wallingford-Swarthmore) schools are on a two-hour delay, or closed due to bad weather, the nursery school will be closed UNLESS you hear otherwise.

All Nursery School and MMO classes meet from 9:15 a.m. to 11:45a.m. Morning KC is from 9:15 a.m. until approximately 12:30 p.m. Afternoon KC is from approximately 11:45a.m. to 3:00p.m.

Please be prompt at both arrival and dismissal times.

SEPTEMBER
6 (W) Parents’ Night. 7:00 p.m.
8 (F) Orientation Hour 9a.m - 10a.m. for Play School and one group of Hippos. AND 10a.m - 11.am Elephants, Giraffes and the second group of Hippos.
AND then,
8 (F) Back-to-School Picnic 11:00 a.m. - 1 p.m.
10 Second tuition payment due. You can bring it to Parents’ Night, Drop In-Day or Back to School Picnic.
11 (M) First day of school for MMO, Giraffes, KC 4/5 days
12 (T) First day of school for Playschool, Elephants, Hippos and KC 3 days
15 (F) Deadline for tuition payment in order to receive 5% pay in full discount (Does not apply to MMO)
18 (M) Executive Committee (EC) Meeting @ 12:00 p.m. at school.
21 (Th) KC, Nursery School and MMO closed. (WSSD will be closed.)
22 (F) CHILI COOK OFF AND (Rain date is Fri, Sept 29th)
PIZZA SOCIAL FUNDRAISER. 5pm-7pm
*Hospitality & Set-Up Committees


OCTOBER
4 (W) The Book and Cookie Club starts
9 (M) KC, Nursery School, and MMO closed. (WSSD will be closed)
TBD Fire Safety
23 (M) EC Meeting. 12:00pm Room TBD

Week of October 16th and/or October 23rd will be School Photos for all classes. More information to follow.


NOVEMBER
5 Third tuition payment due. (Does not apply to MMO)
7 (T) KC, Nursery School, and MMO closed. (WSSD will be closed)
20 (M) EC Meeting. 12:00 p.m
21-26 (T-Su) THANKSGIVING - No KC, Nursery School, MMO


DECEMBER
TBD Speech Language Screenings
6 (W) Parent-Teacher Conferences for Hippos. Regular school day
7 (Th) Parent-Teacher Conferences for Hippos. No regular school for these classes. You just come in at your conference time.
10 Budget Meeting * Finance Committee
20 (W) Last day before Holiday Break
21- Jan 1 HOLIDAY BREAK - No KC, Nursery School, and MMO


JANUARY

Enrollment for 2018-2019 begins. Please see “Admission Procedure Policy” for specific information.
2 (T) School Resumes for MMO, Play School, Hippos and KC
3 (W) School Resumes for Giraffes
15 (M) ML KING DAY - No KC, Nursery School, or MMO
17 (W) Open House (if needed)
22 (M) EC Meeting. 12:00 p.m. at school.
25 (Th) Parent-Teacher Conferences for Elephants. No regular school for this class. You just come in at your conference time.
26 (F) Parent-Teacher Conferences for Giraffes. No regular school for this class. You just come in at your conference time.


FEBRUARY
5 Fourth tuition payment due. (Does not apply to MMO)
7 (W) Bring Someone Special to School Night for Giraffes @ 6:30 p.m.
8 (Th) Bring Someone Special to School Night for Elephants and Hippos @ 6:30 p.m.
9 (F) Toy Clean Up and Laundry Day. *Everybody in Nursery School
16-19 (F-M) PRESIDENT’S DAY WEEKEND - No Nursery School, MMO or KC
26 (M) EC Meeting. 12:00 p.m.


MARCH
10 (S) PANCAKE BREAKFAST. Fellowship Hall. 8:30am-10:30am
21 (W) Parent-Teacher Conferences for Hippos. Regular school day.
22 (Th) Parent-Teacher Conferences for Hippos. No regular school for these classes. You just come in at your conference time.
19 (M) EC Meeting. 12:00 p.m. at school. Room TBD
22 (Th) Last day before Spring Break for Playschool, Elephants
23 (F) Last day before Spring Break for MMO, Giraffes, Hippos and KC.
26-April 1 SPRING BREAK - No School


APRIL

Month of April: Conferences for three-year-olds if requested by either parent or teacher
2 (M) School Reopens for MMO, Giraffes, Hippos and KC
3 (T) School Reopens for Playschool and Elephants
10 (T) Variety Show and Ice Cream Social for Elephants and Giraffes. 6:30 p.m. *Set Up and Hospitality Committees
11 (W) Variety Show and Ice Cream Social for Hippos. 6:30p.m. *Set Up and Hospitality Committees
12 (Th) Yellow Dyno Safety Presentation for Hippos. 10:30a.m.
23 (M) EC Meeting. 12:00p.m. Room TBD


MAY
5 Tuition deposits for 2018/2019 due. (Does not apply to MMO)
10 (Th) Mother’s Day Tea for Playschool, Elephants, Hippos
11 (F) Mother’s Day Tea for Giraffes
15 (T) KC, Nursery School and MMO closed as K-8 at WSSD Closed.
21 (M) EC Meeting. 12:00 p.m.
24 (Th) Class Picnic Day for Playschool, Elephants and potentially, Hippos. Locations TBD.
25 (F) Class Picnic Day for Giraffes. Locations TBD.
25 (F) Last day of school for MMO, Hippos and KC. Potentially, Class Picnic Day for Hippos if not held previously.
28 (M) MEMORIAL DAY
31 (Th) EC Luncheon. 12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.


JUNE
4 (M) WPC Strawberry Festival
25 (M) EC Meeting. 12:00 p.m.