Hiking Tikes At Ralph Moody Elementary

***IMPORTANT!! PLEASE READ*** School starts on Aug 21, 2017.

Newsletter links are on Monthly Newsletters page!

We will be having a Meet and Greet event for Preschool on Aug 16, 2017. Time 430pm-545pm. Our whole school Back to School event is that night at 545pm.*** You are welcome to bring school supplies during this time if you wish. The format of this Open House style event is Parents in the room for a short overview and tour, and children outside on the preschool playground. We will provide supervision during this time.

Please see this Home page and scroll down for School Supply List for Preschool. We are SO excited to see you and your children in just a couple weeks! Hope you are having an amazing Summer with your family!

Deposit and completed paperwork will need to be filled out and returned before school starts or your spot will be released. We do have a waiting list now. We appreciate your understanding!

DID YOU KNOW?? We are now on Google! If you search us up: Hiking Tikes Preschool At Ralph Moody, you can give us a raving review! No seriously, we would love it if you have had a great experience with us to see some reviews on our google search. THANK YOU for being amazing parents and families to us!

HIKING TIKES PRESCHOOL REGISTRATION for the 2017/18 SCHOOL YEAR is open but is filling up fast! Registration has already begun Jan 30 and is available during the school day. If you would like to tour the Preschool please call Tonya Young (Preschool Manager) 303-347-4302 or Julie Fortin (Program Co-Manager) 303-347-4607 to set up an appointment.

Hiking Tikes Preschool at Ralph Moody offers care for children 3-5 years of age. Children must be 3 by October 1, 2017 to attend preschool. If your child will be 5 by October 1, 2017 they will not be able to attend the preschool. They will need to join one of our wonderful Kindergarten classrooms!

We are a full day program. Fall 2017, our hours are 9:00am-3:30pm Monday-Friday. We also follow the LPS school year calendar. **The hours may be subject to change as LPS is looking at adjusting PLC (late start planning days, and start times), we will update ASAP.**

At Ralph Moody,

Our mission:

Create a foundation that empowers, educates and honors compassionate children.

Our vision:

Ralph Moody will provide an inclusive and cohesive community where students:

  • feel valued and safe
  • engage in the 4Cs: critical thinking and problem solving, creativity and innovation, communication and collaboration
  • evolve into thriving life long learners
  • solve problems positively
  • take ownership of mistakes and learn from opportunities
  • develop leadership skills
  • develop proficiency in technology to enhance learning
  • contribute to a joyous and uplifting culture

In this program, we promote the development of children’s self-esteem and social competence through a variety of age appropriate activities in a safe and nurturing environment. Our staff will help prepare children for Kindergarten by providing meaningful experiences in order to enhance optimal growth in social, emotional, cognitive, language, and physical skills. We hope to provide a seamless learning experience for children who will attend Ralph Moody Elementary.

To be consistent with all other LPS preschools, we use Creative Curriculum in our classroom. The Creative Curriculum is a teaching strategy that helps children learn to be creative and positive thinkers. Hiking Tikes preschool offer hands on exploration that builds lifelong critical thinking skills, and fosters confidence. Creative Curriculum provides teachers with tools to engage and support each type of learner, while addressing all important areas of learning.

Preschool Rates

$100 non-refundable Registration Fee due with paperwork ($75 applied to first month tuition). Tuition is split evenly among the 10 months school is in session. Registration Forms are available on the website and in the Preschool classroom and SACC office.

2 days a week - $280

3 days a week - $420

4 days a week - $560

5 days a week - $700

We also offer Before and After School Care! 7:30am-9:00am for $8, and 3:30pm-5:30pm for $8

*Please see rate sheet on FORMS AND DOCUMENTS page for more info.* Also, PAYMENT INFORMATION page.

We look forward to you sharing your child(ren) with us! Contact us today with any questions!

Tonya Young Preschool Manager

Preschool Classroom 303 347-4302

Julie Fortin 303-347-4607 SACC Manager

How Do I Register?

Please see Forms and Documents page of this website for all required paperwork! Thank you!

School Supplies List