DMCS offers a Preschool for 3 to 4 year olds which is licensed by the Education and Early Childhood Development. The lively, creative preschool environment is known to be one of the best in the district and parents and students alike look forward to the vast array of fun activities which peak the enthusiasm and imaginations of our smallest students.
For more information contact the DMCS Preschool at preschool@DMCSsj.com
Early Childhood educators, Debbie Cann and Judy Kennedy, offer expertise and experience to the Preschool each morning. The children are beautifully prepared for kindergarten through the extensive venues of imagination, fun and learning.
The preschool year runs the same as the regular school year from Monday to Friday, 8:30 am - 12:00 pm.
Our preschool incorporates a curriculum that focuses on kindergarten readiness through organized and exploratory activities targeting communication and literacy skills, cognitive development and the total well-being of each child. Our learning centres encourage children to develop a sense of wonder and appreciation for their natural world and includes a catholic component for formation of their mind, body and spirit.
The cost of our preschool program has been calculated out over the 37 weeks that the program is offered at $16 / day.
2 Day attendance: $118.00 / month
3 Day Attendance: $177.60 / month
4 Day Attendance: $237.00 / month
5 Day Attendance: $296.00 / month
*Subject to change depending on month of child's enrollment
Number Recognition & Sequencing
Months of Year, Days of Week, Seasons
Letter Sounds and Phonics
Printing and Name Recognition
Recognizing Address & Phone Number
Strengthening Memory Skills
Enhancing Fine Motor Skills
Shape, Size & Colour Recognition
Music, Songs & Poems
Communication & Literacies
Problem Solving and Symbols