2020-2021 School Year
October 6th, 2020 to May 28th, 2021
We follow the West Springfield School Calendar for the school year, with a few exceptions.
October 6th First full day of school-lunch bunch begins
November 26th - 27th Thanksgiving Break - No School
December 23rd-31st Holiday Break - No School
January 1st New Year's Day- No School
February 15th - 19th Winter Break - No School
March 19th Professional Development Day - No School
April 2nd Good Friday - No School
April 19th - 23th Spring Break - No School
May 28th Last Day of School (If no snow days)
To foster positive self-concept
To develop social skills
To encourage language development
To enhance physical development and skills
To encourage and demonstrate sound health, safety and nutrition
To further self-help skills
To encourage creative expression and appreciation for arts
To enrich children with literacy and print
To respect cultural diversity
The primary purpose of Mittineague Methodist Community Preschool is to serve the children and families of the community by providing a safe and supportive environment for young children between the ages of 2.9 and 5. The activities and materials offered are specifically selected to promote all aspects of preschooler's growth;emotional, social, physical and intellectual.
Our approach is positive and our hope is to give each child the clear message "I am lovable and capable".