Lake Cities Footprints Preschool Information
Footprints Preschool is a Christian education ministry of Lake Cities United Methodist Church where children develop emotionally, intellectually, physically, socially, spiritually and receive positive care in a loving Christian environment.
Footprints Preschool is a private, non-profit childcare program licensed by the Texas Department of Protective and Regulatory Services. Parents are entitled to see the following information at any time:
In our program, emphasis is placed on the needs of the individual child. Therefore, it is our purpose to provide a program in which children are given constant loving care and guidance in forming basic attitudes toward themselves, their peers, their teachers and their environment.
It is our goal to provide opportunities for children to:
Our preschool program is offered each Monday, Wednesday and Friday or Monday - Friday from the last week in August to the third week in May. A calendar is published each school year reflecting closing dates and other special days. In the event that Lake Dallas ISD schools are delayed or closed, there will be no preschool program for that day.
Children may enter their classrooms at 9:00 A.M. and must be picked up by 2:00 P.M. Parents who pick their children up after 2:00 P.M. will be charged a late fee of $1.00 per minute.
Preschool Age Requirements
Footprints Preschool accepts children ages 24 months through four years of age by September 1st of the current school year. Pre Kindergarten is for children who will be age five by September 1st of the next school year.
Arrival and Dismissal
To ensure the safety of the children, we have established the following
*On July 24, 2008, a new Lake Dallas City Ordinance bans motorists from using hand-held mobile phones while driving in school zones when the zones are active. Violators could face a $200 fine per the ordinance. Footprints is included in the school zone. Please refrain from using your phone in the car-pool line. Let's keep our kids safe.
All Footprints Preschool staff members are required to receive 15 hours of training, annually, as required by licensing's Minimum Standards.
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