Shining Stars is a Christian based program. We are committed to educate. nurture and prepare children academically, socially and spiritually. These skills will assist them in their daily Christian life. The center operates year round. Daily hours are from 6:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday thru Friday.
Contact us at 507-237-2804
PRESCHOOL OPTIONS FOR THREE, FOUR & FIVE YEAR OLD’S:
1. All day preschool, all year round, offers a comprehensive curriculum, games, music, Bible stories, and physical activities for those students in need of full time care and education.
2. Half-time preschool is a nine month program from September to May, 8:15 to 11:15 a.m. (follows public school Calendar)for a five day week. Tuition is a monthly fee based on days scheduled. Three year old’s may attend on Tuesday’s and Thursday’s only while four year old’s could attend on Monday, Wednesday and Friday or choose to attend five mornings per week. Both programs implement the High Scope curriculum. Our program has been designed to enhance and promote growth in the physical, social/emotional, cognitive and spiritual domains.
Contact us at 507-237-2804 to enroll your child in the Shining Stars Program for 3, 4, & 5 year olds.
Or if you prefer you may email us at [email protected]
TODDLER CLASS AND CARE OPTIONS:
This program has full time options all year long. Part time options are available with a minimum of 15 hours per week. Our toddler program supports play-based learning through teacher and peer interactions. Toddlers have the opportunity to participate in music, games, arts, reading, physical activities and Bible stories.
Shining Stars offers a before and after school program for children in grades K thru 5. During this time children receive homework help, reading time, art and crafts, snacks, devotions and gym time. The program also is available during school closings, late starts and early release.
The Center cannot accommodate drop-ins. All children must be properly enrolled in order to participate in this program.
SUMMER PROGRAM FOR GRADES K-5:
Latchkey students may continue their enrollment thru the summer. The charge is $25 per day which includes Miss Eunie’s homemade lunch. If your 5-year-old thru 5th grader is interested in themed weeks of fun this summer, please let us know (call the school office at 507-237-2804) and we will send you a registration form. We plan to take part in community ed trips, library activities, and even some time at the pool.
507-237-2804 or [email protected]
If you love children and want to join us as a volunteer please contact us! We can assist you in your training. At times we have paid positions available also.