Upper Octorara Presbyterian Church Preschool     1121 Octorara Trail,  Parkesburg, PA 19365

Typical Daily Schedule


 9:30-10:00 
 Free Play
  This is the time where your child can choose an activity they like best. They learn to share, wait their turn, transition, and play  with others. 
 10:00-10:30 
 Circle Time
 The class will be led by the “snack star” in a discussion of the calendar, the weather, and the daily theme.  A story and discussion of today’s theme will follow.
 10:30-10:50 
 Snack Time /Bathroom Break 
 Following the blessing, a snack is enjoyed by the preschoolers.  “Snack stars” provide the snack for their classmates.
 10:50-11:10
Music Time/ Large Motor Activity
Singing and dance/free movement
Parachute play
Scooters
Outside playground
 11:10-11:55
 Centers 
 The class is divided into small groups.  Each group rotates from the academic center with the teacher, a craft center with the assistant, and an independent center.    
 11:55-12:00 
 Wrap Up 
 This is the time for the teacher to inform you of the happenings of the day, and to help you follow through at home. 

Please see our after hours page for extended day opportunities.

Class Size
  • 3 year olds have 12 children per class
  • 4 year olds have 15 children per class
  • Each classroom has a certified teacher and an experienced assistant