2017-2018 SCHOOL YEAR
The Parks and Recreation Department offers an early childhood education program which operates during the school year.
Register now for the 2017-2018 programs. Enrollment will
conclude once the programs reach capacity. Maximum enrollment for each class is 8 participants.
Registration Form and Fees
Registration must be done in person at
the Civic Center. A non-refundable deposit
representing the first week's fee must be paid at the time of
enrollment. The deposit will be applied towards your first week's
payment. The 2017-2018 weekly program fees are
listed below. Please complete the appropriate registration form and ACH form below as part of the registration process.
Tiny Tots: Registration Form / ACH Authorization Form
Tot Lot: Registration Form / ACH Authorization Form
& 4 Year Olds
& 5 Year Olds
The "Tiny Tots" class
is for 3 and 4 year olds. Tiny Tots provides
abundant opportunities for social and physical interaction and
development with other
children. Children work on crafts, coloring, painting, and
independent as well as group physical activities including indoor/gym
and outdoor games.
The "Tot Lot" class is
for 4 and 5 year olds. Tot Lot provides a
structured setting to introduce children to necessary skills and
concepts in preparation for kindergarten. Children work on
the alphabet, nursery
rhymes, colors, shapes, numbers 1-12, pencil activities,
and independent as well as group physical activities including indoor/gym and outdoor games.
The leader for both programs is Lori Reeves.
The Tiny Tots program meets on Tuesday and Thursday.
The Tot Lot program
Monday, Wednesday, and Friday. Both programs are held from 9am to 11am.
The Tiny Tots program will begin on Tuesday,
September 5th. The Tot Lot program will begin on Wednesday,
Each child will need to bring a box of crayons, facial tissue, and
three large glue sticks at the beginning of the school year.
Please label these items with the participant's name. Storage
units will be provided. No toys are to be brought from home
except on show and
Tiny Tots show and tell will be on Thursdays. Tot Lot
and tell will be on Fridays.
The program leader will send a snack calendar home the first week of
class. Subsequent snack calendars will be sent home as
necessary. It is the parent's responsibility to send a healthy snack that has one of the food pyramid requirements for
the entire class on their child's assigned day. If you are unable
to bring a
snack on your assigned
day please inform the program leader as soon as possible.
Our health policy requires the
exclusion of any child who has an
illness that includes a fever and/or communicable condition such as
diarrhea, ringworm, impetigo, head lice, pink eye, and scabies.
We would greatly appreciate your cooperation concerning these
conditions. If your child will not be attending class, please
call and inform the program leader.
In case of inclement weather, the following class cancellation policy
will be observed: The Parks and
Recreation Department will close
preschool if the Wahoo Public Schools are closed or if they
have a late start due to inclement weather. These
are made available on local radio or TV.
Discipline/Suspension of Care
student behavior or conduct will result in a 'time out' per child's
age. If misbehavior continues to occur on a regular or frequent
basis, the student's parents, Mrs. Reeves, and Recreation
Superintendent will meet to discuss an appropriate plan to remedy the
behavior issue. If necessary, the student may be suspended or
terminated from the program.
Check Out Procedure
picking up a student must present a photo ID and be listed on the
student's record as an individual who is authorized to pick up the
If you need additional information regarding the preschool program,
contact Lori Reeves at 443-4174 (Civic Center) or
To find out more about Wahoo Parks and Recreation
programs and events, visit our website at www.wahoociviccenter.com.
Wahoo Parks and Recreation
310 N. Linden St.
Wahoo, Nebraska 68066
Fax: (402) 443-4179