TATUM WESTFALL

Rainbow Preschool Director

preschool@halifaxumc.com

717-896-8092 ext 108

BRANDI CRUM

Rainbow offers classes 5 days a week, in the morning and afternoon depending on enrollment. Rainbow PreSchool covers children's basic needs, classroom instruction, classroom behavior management, biblical teachings and planning and preparing lessons. 


PURPOSE

  • To provide a safe, comfortable setting for children to be children – socially, emotionally, physically and intellectually using Christian beliefs and principles.
  • To provide opportunities for gross and fine motor skills through exercises, finger plays, puzzles, etc.
  • To provide rhythm and music activities daily.
  • To read a story each day incorporating literature for children and include a Bible story at least once a week focusing on Christian holidays when appropriate.
  • To provide opportunities to use various mediums in creative art.
  • To provide opportunities for children to make choices, sharing, caring, assuming responsibilities for simple age appropriate chores, self-care skills, respect and manners.
  • Provide two-way conversation as children experience free play.
  • See the Links section below to view the curriculum

REGISTRATION

  • You may register for the 2020-2021 school year.  Click the two or three day program link below to register.  For additional information, call the church office.


CLASS TIMES

  • Two day morning classes for three-year old children are from 9:00 – 11:00 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays

  • Three day classes for four- and five-year old children are Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. Morning sessions are from 9:00 - 11:30 a.m. and afternoon classes are from 12:30 - 3:00 p.m.
     

*We follow the Halifax Area School District calendar regarding holidays and other days off.

 

 


AGE

  • A program for three, four and five year olds. Children must turn three before September 1