Middletown High School South
Child Development Program
Little Eagles Preschool
Child Development Preschool Information
Thank you for your interest in the Middletown High School South Child Development Program "Little Eagles Preschool."
The Little Eagles Preschool is open to Middletown residents who have children three and four years old. The Preschool opens in October and offers an AM Session 8:00-10:00 AM and the PM Session 11:00-12:45 PM, Monday through Thursday.
In the beginning of the school year the High School students are studying and preparing to gain an understanding of how young children learn in an Early Childhood Classroom. High School Students are creating developmentally appropriate lessons and activities to teach preschool children in Social-Emotional, Cognitive, Language, Literacy, Math, Science, Social Studies, Art and Physical(gross & fine motor) Development.
The preschool environment is set up into learning centers for planned purposeful play experiences in : math, science, music, dramatic play, kitchen, reading, blocks, art, social studies and writing. The High School Students align the lessons to The New Jersey Department of Education: Preschool Teaching and Learning Standards and Preschool Curriculum Objectives.
Learning is hands-on, engaging and fosters a love of learning where the student to child ratio is one to one or better.
Preschool Registration will open on February 1, 2019 for the 2019-2020 School year.
In order to be eligible for the preschool program your child must be three years old on or before October 1, 2019.
Children must be Fully Potty Trained!! Middletown Residents Only!
Enrollment is created in the order the applications are received. All applications must include a copy of your child's immunization records to date. The school address is on the application or you can drop off at the main office of MHSS.
Registration will close on Friday, February 22th.
Email Confirmations will be sent by February 25, 2019 to confirm placement in our program. Registration fills up quickly and you may be put on a waiting list.