new school year begins Tuesday, September 2nd.
Please note that we will be closed
on Monday, September 1st in
observance of Labor Day.
We would like to welcome all of our new
students and their families, as well as our
continuing children into their new classrooms.
For the past few weeks, our staff has been
busy organizing, cleaning, and decorating to get the
classrooms ready for your children and we are
excited to officially welcome everyone to the
2014-2015 school year!
take an opportunity to visit Mission Hills Library and see the display of our children’s
This summer, each class created a
collaborative masterpiece and we are proud to
display their work in our local library through the
end of September.
now have an opportunity to order children’s
clothing with our Fleur De Lis logo through Lands’
It’s simple, just log in to www.landsend.com,
select “uniforms”, enter
your information, and type in “Fleur De Lis”
under “school name.”
The website offers a selection of shirts and
Class teachers are Ms. Terri and Ms. Stephanie.
½ Year Old Class teachers are Ms. Chelsea and
Ms. Kiara is a floating teacher between the
two classrooms and is in charge of our Half Day
classes will take the first month to learn about
each other, explore the classrooms and play yards,
experiment with art, read special stories and learn
Children may bring a special soft toy or
blanket from home to help with the transition.
the school year, the teachers will provide children
with many art experiences: glitter & glue, shiny
dobber markers, fingerpainting, watercolors &
starch, easel painting, and group collage among many
The children will develop a love of books
through stories, which will help build their
Both classes will engage in many fun games,
music & movement activities, and observational
The 2 Year-Old Classes’ Open House will be
in November. We will keep you posted on the date.
have two wonderful Three
Year- Old Classes.
Ms. Amber & Ms. Lizette are teaching
the class in the main building “up the ramp.”
Ms. April, Ms. Adriana & Ms. Julie have
the three year old class in the “house.” Ms.
Julie is also our floating teacher for both 3 year-
old classes. Come get acquainted at Open
House on Thursday, October 9 from 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm.
This is a special opportunity for your child
to show their classroom, so we ask that you do not
bring siblings to this event.
Throughout the school year children will be
introduced to various art media, participate in
music and movement activities, learn science through
cooking and gardening, have fun with Show &
Tell, do a weekly calendar, and develop wonderful
The 3 year-old program focuses on many
different skills including: memory, math, auditory
and visual discrimination, comprehension, language,
The teachers are excited to welcome your
children into their classrooms!
Kathy, Ms. Marzetta & Ms. Lindsey (Upstairs
Class) and Ms. Tina & Ms. Rebeca’s (Downstairs
Class) are excited to welcome children to the
magical year of Pre-K, full of learning and growing!
Ms. Kathy, Ms. Marzetta & Ms. Lindsey’s class
will have an informational Parent Night on Tuesday, September 9th 6:30-7:30pm.
This event is for parents only. Our
Open House is a special occasion for you and your
preschooler and we ask that you do not bring
siblings to this event.
The Pre-K Upstairs Open
House is on October 21st
Pre-K Downstairs Open House is on Thursday, September 25th 6:30-8:00pm.
Both classes will study “Tide Pools” and
“Ocean Life” this month to prepare for their
first field trip.
We will go to the Birch Aquarium on Wednesday,
(Welcome) to a new school year! Spanish will
begin the first week of September for the 3 year-old
and Pre-K classes.
We will wait until October for the 2 year-old
classes to allow children time to settle into their
In the month of September, Ms. Nina will do a
and talk about Amigos
(Friends) and Familia
2 Yr. Olds: Ms. Terri & Ms. Stephanie
2 1/2 Yr. Olds: Ms. Chelsea & Ms. Diana
3 Yr. Olds: Ms. Lizette
& Ms. Amber
3 Yr. Olds (in House): Ms. April & Ms.
Pre-K (Downstairs Class): Ms. Tina & Ms.
Pre-K (Upstairs Class): Ms. Kathy, Ms.
Marzetta & Ms. Lindsey
Other Staff Members To Know:
Ms. Kira-Assistant Director
Ms. Nina-Spanish Teacher
Ms. Kiara-Float Teacher (2 Year Old Classes)
Ms. Julie-Float Teacher (3 Year Old Classes)
Ms. Heidi-Cook & Opening Teacher