For the Love of Learning™

This Month’s News

Wow!  What an incredible first month we have had at The Berry Patch!  It has been inspiring to see children adjusting to their new classrooms, schedules and routines, making new friends, engaging with new teachers and participating wholeheartedly at school.  We are delighted with the progress that can already be observed, and look forward to another month of fun activities, creative projects and joy-filled learning.

As October begins, please remember the following important dates and events, and scroll down for registration information.

THEME:  Space                                                                                                                                     VIRTUE:  Respect

Monday, October 1st – Spanish Week for all students, Lunch Bunch begins for Huckleberries

Tuesday & Wednesday, October 2nd & 3rd – Curious Minds Fall Partnership begins for students that have registered in advance.

Monday, October 8th – NO Lunch Bunch/PM Playmates

Monday & Tuesday, October 8th & 9th – Mothers’ Teas at Calvary  9:00 – 10:00 a.m.  Mothers, grandmothers, aunts, and special friends are invited to join us for a special hour with your child at school.  Please look for details as to where your teacher would like to meet you on these mornings.

Wednesday & Thursday, October 10th & 11th – Mothers’ Teas at Colonial  9:00 – 10:00 a.m.  Mothers, grandmothers, aunts, and special friends are invited to join us for a special hour with your child at school.  Please look for details as to where your teacher would like to meet you on these mornings.

Thursday & Friday, October 18th & 19th – Education MN Conferences – NO School

Monday, October 22 & Thursday, October 25th – Afternoon Adventures begin!  Please sign your child up to participate when checking in on the morning of the adventure.  (Select “afternoon adventure” for your afternoon option.)

Thursday, October 25th – Lunch and Learn at Colonial – Please come for lunch from 12:00-1:00 and meet with other Berry Patch parents.  A discussion on the importance of friendships and how to help children build them will be led by our very own parent educator, Becky Danielson.  All families are invited to attend and reservations are required so that we will have enough lunches for you!  Please RSVP to reservations@berrypatchschool.com.

Tuesday & Wednesday, October 30th & 31st – Our first visits to see and sign for our friends at Presbyterian Homes, Friendship Village and The Waters.  Children are welcome to wear their Halloween costumes IF they would like for these visits.

 

Looking Ahead

Monday & Tuesday, November 12th & 13th – Dads & Donuts at Calvary  9:00 – 10:00 a.m.

Wednesday & Thursday, November 14th & 15th – Dads & Donuts at Colonial  9:00 – 10:00 a.m.

Monday & Tuesday, November 19th & 20th – Parent Teacher Conferences – Please see your child’s teacher to schedule a time to visit with her.

 

2018-19 and 2019-20 Registration Information:

Prospective parents please note that we DO require children entering our program to be fully immunized.

Are you interested in learning more about The Berry Patch?  We do have limited availability for the 2018-19 school year.  Please contact Quay Mitchell, Assistant Director Program Administration, (Q.mitchell@berrypatchschool.com) to learn more about our program and availability for the current school year.

You may also visit the “registration” page of this site for tour dates and further information.