Q: What are Summer VPK hours?
A: 9 AM - 4 PM Monday-Friday (10 week program)
Q: Is Summer VPK Free?
A: Yes, but only to eligible children that have not yet attended the VPK program. If your child already attended VPK during the school year, they are still welcome to join our summer program, however, a weekly tuition will apply.
Q: Does LIM offer Extended Summer VPK care?
A: Yes and it's free!! Your child may attend our school for 10 weeks at no cost to you; if they qualify for the free program. Again, all VPK age children that did not attend a fall VPK program should qualify.
Q: Will my child have homework daily while attending the Summer VPK program?
A: Yes, this is essential to the success of this intensive program. The children must learn in 10 weeks what the Fall VPK children learned during the regular school year.
Q: Can I conference with my teacher?
A: Yes, you can set up a conference with the Director to meet with your teacher.
Q: Will my child get assessed?
A: Yes, assessments are completed twice per session; you will receive a complete printout of your child's scores. If you have any concerns about your child's progress we are always available for meetings.
Q: What additional ways will LIM track my child's progress?
Q: Are there opportunities for parents to volunteer in the classroom?
A: Yes, however you must first obtain a full background check that includes fingerprints, as required by Child Care Licensing regulations. Our Director will guide you through the background screening process.
Q: Do I need to send lunch daily?
A: Yes, unless you are interested in ordering from our organic food catering company.
Q: Will my child go on any off campus field trips?
A: They may go on a few, however, we offer on-site field trip experiences throughout the summer for our campers and the VPK class will join in when time allows.
Q: Will my child be tested when entering kindergarten on the skills taught throughout this program?
A: Yes, our school receives a grade according to the success of our students. Presently, we have the highest Fall VPK scores in Cooper City (2012).