Ladybug Preschool offers flexible full or part time schedules and accepts children born on or before 03/01/2017. Each day, we have seats for up to 15 students. Our goal to balance the schedule, age and gender of our students.
We primarily serve Brooklynites including:
Families in Carroll Gardens, Cobble Hill, Boerum Hill, Gowanus, Red Hook & Park Slope
Children moving up from Ladybug Family Daycare
Applcations will be considering on a rolling basis until all the spots are filled.
Registration for our summer program is now open! Please contact George to reserve a space for your child.
Please contact us to set up an appointment to learn more about our summer and school year programs.
(we align our calendar with the Department of Education for major school vacations)
In August, children will be invited to a small playgroup led by their teacher. Our first day of school is a full day.
Children should bring a healthy morning snack and Lunch from home. Children participating in extended day will be served Organic snack.
We are a nut free facility. Candy and gum are not permitted at school.
Children should bring the following items to school:
Extra set of of seasonally appropriate clothes (including socks)
Indoor shoes to keep at school
Small blanket for rest time (bring home Fridays to wash)
We have limited storage and can accommodate only umbrella strollers or scooters
Please label all items with your child’s name. Weather permitting, children will play outside daily.
Children should be potty trained (or actively working towards it) before school begins.
We maintain our classroom blog documenting our work each week. This is an excellent way for families to stay connected to your child’s preschool experience and provoke interesting conversations. We also post on the instagram regularly. You can folow us at #ladybugpreschool
Parents will be invited to conferences in October and March. You may also request a phone conference with your child’s teacher or send us an email at anytime to check-in.
Once children adjust to our school routines, parents are invited to volunteer, join us a guest reader or help us in the garden! We are planning several family focused events including a Halloween Parade, Winter Celebration, Garden Social and our Year End Celebration. We hope to see you at school!