Encouraging our preschoolers to be creative and work together yields great rewards, like this art project.
Fall-Spring Preschool Programs
2017-2018 9-Month Preschool
Our current 9-Month Preschool program has two classrooms (Seedlings and Sprouts) with on-going registration.
2018-2019 9-Month Preschool
-Registration for RETURNING families will begin at 8am on Friday, January 12, 2018.
-Registration for NEW families will begin at 8am on Friday, February 2, 2018.
-An open house for new families interested in learning more about our program will be held from 5:30-7pm on Tuesday, January 23, 2018.
-To register, pay a $50 deposit in-person or call 503-629-6340 (in-person registrations take priority over phone-in registration); we accept Visa, Mastercard, Discover in addition to cash or a check made out to THPRD. Deposits are non-transferrable and non-refundable.
-September 2018 tuition payment is due August 1, 2018. Tuition is paid on a monthly basis. Tuition is due by the 15th of the previous month (example: October tuition is paid by September 15th). If payment is received after the 15th, a late fee of $30 will be charged.
*All prices listed below are the in-district rate or assessment paid rate.
Kids First (Room 12)
Kid's First is a STEM based preschool that incorporates engaging science activities into daily routine to prepare children for kindergarten.
4-5 years of age
Day/Time: M/W/F, 9 am -12:00 pm
Cost $255 per month ($30 Late fee if paid after the 15th)
3-4 1/2 years of age
Day/Time: T/TH, 9 am–11:30 am
Cost $180($30 Late fee if paid after the 15th)
3 1/2-4 years of age
Day/Time: T/TH, 12:30pm –2:30 pm
Cost $160($30 Late fee if paid after the 15th)
Jump Start (Room 2)
Jump Start is a preschool based around the Reggio Emilia philosophy which uses creative play and social learning to prepare children for kindergarten.
3 1/2 -4 years of age
Day/Time: T/W/TH, 9-11:30 am
Cost $240 ($30 Late fee if paid after the 15th)
4-5 years of age
Day/Time: T/W/TH, 12:30-3:30pm
Cost $270 ($30 Late fee if paid after the 15th)
Our Parent Participation classes are designed for our youngest learners, who need the comfort of Mom or Dad's involvement. Children will learn how to share, play and interact with friends. Instructors will lead fun games and activities to engage children. One parent or guardian is required to attend.
Doodle Bugs:A wonderful time is had by all as you and your child experiment with art and crafts. Leave each class on Tuesdays with special memories of your class together. This is a great way for your child to get used to a classroom setting while still having the safety of a favorite adult with them.
Imagination Creations: Do you and your child love to experiment together? On Tuesdays Bring your imagination and come get crazy with us! We will work on fun projects like paper mache, building volcanoes, making flubber and more! No unregistered siblings (childcare available for siblings at Cedar Hills).
Kindertune Music Adventure: On Wednesdays bring your child and join in with music, movement, games, stories and other activities!
Child and Me: Boost your baby's or infant's brain development while bonding with your baby and other parents in the community on Fridays.
Sensory Explorers: Every child's favorite Friday class! Toddlers will have a blast in this class exploring different textures, colors, shapes, smells and sounds.
Our Preschool Prep classes are a great for children not quite ready for the structured environment of our 9-Month Cedar Sapling program. These classes expose students to a classroom environment, offering them the fundamental skills necessary to ensure a successful start to preschool. These fun classes have two designated learning formats: social learning, and academic learning.
First Time Friends (ages 2½-3½): First Time Friends classes, designed for our youngest students, enhance social skills like sharing, first time separation from Mom and Dad, listening to teachers and following directions, learning to transition from activity to activity and much more. Children will develop motor skills through art, dance, music, story time and free play. Parent participation required for Wednesday classes.
Bright Beginnings (ages 3-5): Bright Beginnings is geared toward improving social skills through positive interactions with fellow students and teachers. Our least structured classroom environment allows children to enjoy art, music, free play and sensory play and provides opportunities to explore group play and build fine & large motor skills as well as social and cognitive skills.