Tualatin Hills Park & Recreation District

Nature Kids

This September through May nature-based preschool program offers a friendly setting for preschool children to develop social, communication, and motor skills. Developmentally appropriate activities are introduced throughout the year in a curriculum structure that focuses on experiential learning through exposure to nature and the changing seasons. Children will form friendships, learn respect, and have the opportunity to grow with the help of caring teachers and supportive parents in a safe, yet active, natural environment.

Ladybugs (ages 4 through 5)

Three days a week in this preschool provides a strong foundation for children that will enter kindergarten next year. Children develop through a balance of tactile activities, play, and academic experiences. They are given the opportunities and guidance to develop communication and problem solving skills. Numbers, letters, and words are introduced through structured, nature-based activities and observation of the seasons and rhythms of nature. Snack times and two off-site field trips are included in the schedule.
Days: Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays
Times: 9:00 a.m. - noon
Length: September through May
Cost: $224 monthly tuition (14/15 school year)

Owls (ages 4 through 5)

This afternoon, three days a week, preschool program provides a strong foundation for children that will enter kindergarten next year. Children develop through a balance of tactile activities, play, and academic experiences. They are given the opportunities and guidance to develop communication and problem-solving skills. Numbers, letters, and words are introduced through structured, nature-based activities and observation of the seasons and rhythms of nature. Snack times and two off-site field trips are included in the schedule.
Days: Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays
Times: 1:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Length: September through May
Cost: $224 monthly tuition (14/15 school year)

Chipmunks (ages 3 through 4)

This twice-weekly program provides a positive and nurturing first school experience. Children will enhance their emotional development by learning to follow routines, listen to directions, share, and make new friends. While this is mainly a year of socialization and learning through play experiences, children will be introduced to shapes, colors, and science through songs, stories, activities, and exploratory hikes. Children must be able to use the restroom independently.
Days: Tuesdays and Thursdays
Times: 9:00 - 11:30 a.m.
Length: September through May
Cost: $134 monthly tuition (14/15 school year)

Registration

Register now for the 2014-15 school year (September 2014 through May 2015). At the time of registration, in order to hold your spot, you will need to pay a non-refundable one month deposit; 100 percent of which will be applied to your May 2015 tuition.

Please contact the preschool director Alexandra Nahill at 503/629-6350 or via email at anahill@thprd.org if you would like to set up a time to visit or have any questions.


This page was last updated on Monday July 21 2014 at 1:33 PM.



15707 SW Walker Rd, Beaverton, OR 97006

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