When Can I Enroll My Child?

Registrations for the 2018-2019 school year is OPEN!  See “More About Registration” listed at the bottom of this page.

You may also enroll your child in our program any time during the year as long as we have openings. Please call the school at 507-451-6821 to ask about class openings.

 2017-2018 Classes

3 Year Old Preschool Class

This class is offered for children who are 3 years old by September 1st of the new school year.  The class will focus on social, emotional, physical, cognitive, creative, language and literacy, and spiritual development. Children are engaged in age appropriate concepts through dramatic play, hands on activities and special guests.  Please check out our program goals and objectives by clicking on the link on the right-hand column of the page.

$85/month  –  Registration Fee is $60

Schedule

Tuesday/Thursday: 8:30am – 11:00am

Optional Before School Care: 7:30am – 8:30am   $4.00/hour

Optional After School Care: 11:00am – 12:00pm    $4.00/hour

*Before and After Care availability is subject to number of students using this service and staffing

4/5 Year Old Preschool Classes

This class is offered for children who are four years old by September 1st of the new school year.  The class will focus on social, emotional, physical, cognitive, creative, language and literacy, and spiritual development.  Children are engaged in age appropriate concepts through dramatic play, hands-on activities, field trips, and special quests.  Please check out our program goals and objectives by clicking on the link on the right-hand column of the page.
Schedule

$120/month  –  Registration Fee is $85

Monday/Wednesday/Friday: 8:30am – 11:00am

Optional Before School Care: 7:30am – 8:30am    $4.00/hour

Optional After School Care: 11:00am – 12:00pm    $4.00/hour

 *Before and After Care availability is subject to number of students using this service and staffing

OR

$150/month  –  Registration Fee is $100

Monday/Tuesday/Wednesday/Thursday: 11:45am – 2:15pm

Optional Before School Care: 11:00am – 11:45pm    $4.00/hour

Optional After School Care: 2:15pm – 3:15pm    $4.00/hour

*Before and After Care availability is subject to number of students using this service and staffing

 

5 Year Old Pre-Kindergarten Classes

This class is offered for children who are 5 by November 1st of the new school year.  The curriculum for this class provides an opportunity for continued growth in “pre-kindergarten” skills through enhanced experiences in social, emotional, physical, and academic areas.  Please check out our program goals and objectives by clicking on the link on the right-hand column of the page.
 Schedule

$180/month  –  Registration Fee is $100

Monday thru Friday:  8:30am – 11:00am

Optional Before School Care: 7:30am – 8:30am    $4.00/hour

Optional After School Care: 11:00am – 12:00pm    $4.00/hour

*Before and After Care availability is subject to number of students using this service and staffing

 

Optional Before and After School Extended Care

  To better serve our community, GSP offers an extended care option before and after each preschool session.  Children enrolled in a GSP class may use this service on their normal school day.  The purpose of this option is to allow families more flexibility in drop-off and pick-up times. **Parents will be required to notify the preschool of extended care needs both at the time of enrollment and as needed.
 *Before and After Care availability is subject to number of students using this service and staffing
Contracted Hours:For those needing consistent weekly care.  A monthly contract based on $4.00 per hour will be agreed upon by both the parents and the Director, which will create a minimum charge and will be added to monthly tuition.  Unused hours will not be reimbursed, but may be substituted for another day during the week.  Contracted hours may change on a monthly basis after agreed upon by the Director and parent.   Supplementary Hours:  For additional hours needed above contracted hours and the occasional hours needed by non-contracted families.  Families are asked to notify staff of needed hours ahead of time to ensure adequate staffing is on hand.  Staffing may not be available for every request.  Hours used will be added to the account and paid for the following month.

More About Registration

  • There is a non-refundable registration/activity fee due at the time of enrollment.  Checks should be made out to Good Shepherd Preschool.  Fees are as follows:
2 Day Class- $60            3 Day Classes- $85             4/5 Day Classes- $100
  • The following forms are needed to enroll your child with Good Shepherd Preschool (GSP). To hold a space for your child, please drop off or send in the registration forms  with your registration fee.  The Health Summary Form and Immunization Form are required to be on file before the first day of school.

2018-2019 Registration Form

Immunization Form

Health Summary Form

Application for Educational Scholarship

  • There is a $20 discount per family for each month of tuition paid for families with 2 or more children enrolled in Good Shepherd Preschool during the same school year.
  • New bus transportation option.  You MAY qualify for bus transportation for your child.  Please download the forms below.  The first answers questions about this option for families.  The second is the application form.  The application can be turned in to the preschool director.

Bus Transportation Option Q&A

Application for SMART Owatonna Preschool 2018.2019 rvsd

  Other documents/forms: Parent Handbook 2018 GSP