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=====UPDATE FOR March 16, 2017=====

Parents, as your email stated, due to drifting, high winds and re-icing, part time students will be rescheduled to Monday, April 17th, for safety. The road in front of LHNS is very drifted and not safe for many vehicles at one time. Full day program will run as scheduled, and WSSD is on a 2-hour delay. Thank you as we continue to work with this winter storm.

Registration for the upcoming school year has begun. Please email complete registration online for a tour, we will email you back to confirm receipt. Classes fill fast, and we are happy to provide you the opportunity for a personal school tour.
You can follow the instructions to contact us for registration below, and the administrator will get an email to contact you. Thank you!

REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN FOR THE 2017-2018 SCHOOL YEAR
LITTLE HANDS NURSERY SCHOOL AND KINDERGARTEN PROGRAM IS CELEBRATING 21 YEARS OF ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE
COME JOIN US -- REGISTER AND SCHEDULE A PERSONAL TOUR!!

   

About Us

Little Hands Nursery & Kindergarten School

CELEBRATING 20 YEARS OF ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE IN EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION!

We welcome you to join a fabulous and fun-filled early childhood environment rich in the current trends of academic achievement and character building for young children. Our program promotes social and emotional growth in a nurturing atmosphere. Children learn top academic skills while exploring various thematic units. Our new academy program provides full day academic learning combined with special classes for an enriched day of activities.
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The program is for children in preschool ages or half day academy for children attending WSSD kindergarten. Transportation is provided to Newberry, Red Mill, and Fishing Creek. The program is supported by a team of teachers certified by the Pennsylvania Department of Education and parents dedicated to learning and family values.

Little Hands is located in the Yocumtown Church of God and centrally located on Red Mill Road in Etters. Little Hands is just minutes from Strinestown, Manchester and New Cumberland.

The program is owned and administered by Christina Wentzel, with whom has 26 years of both public and private school teaching and school administration experience. For further information and registration, call (717) 932-2397 or email to info@littlehandsnurseryschool.com

   

Class Offerings

Little Hands Nursery & Kindergarten School
Class Offerings

THREE YEAR PRESCHOOL CLASS (fee: $100/Mo.)
Offering Full and Half Day Academic Programs for Ages 2 Yr. 7 Mo. to Kindergarten. (**call for more on WSSD Kindergarten ACADEMY WRAP with transportation included!**)
There will be two sessions of three year old children, (Mon./Tues., or Thurs./Fri.), 9 A.M. - 11:30 A.M. Children must have turned 3 by 9/30/2016. Children may be admitted by administrative approval if they will be 3 by 2/1/2017. Children should be potty trained and ready to enter a learning environment. Children will be exposed to a variety of learning centers, as well as beginning skills of letters, numbers, and cutting.

FOUR YEAR PRE-K PROGRAMS (fee: $145/Mo.)
Children must have turned 4 by 9/30/2016. Several sessions will be offered (M-W AM or PM or Tu - Th AM or PM, and W-F AM), from 9 A.M.-11:30 A.M. or 12:002:30 P.M. Every attempt will be made to create a regular and a more advanced preschool session. All children will work on kindergarten readiness included throughout preschool themes.

Advanced 5 YEAR PreK and KINDERGARTEN PROGRAMS (MORNING AND AFTERNOON HALF DAY SESSIONS)
This will be a multiage session of older preschool children who have a late birthday and miss the kindergarten cut-off and a State Registered Kindergarten class. Children will blend for play, snack, and circle, and will receive instruction at their level and age for instructional center time. Preschool children can attend three, four, or five days, and Kindergarten attend all five days, as in public school. The class runs from 9 a.m. - 11:30 a.m., and the rates are $145/month for 3 days per week, $190/month for 4 days, and $235 /month for the five day session. Consult the director for further information. (NOTE - if less than 7 children request Kindergarten, a regular day will be scheduled from morning hours or an afternoon session from 12:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. An adjustment is needed for State Guidelines if full Kindergarten is running.)

FULL DAY PROGRAM (fee: $185/Week of academic class time) (Inquire about 3 or 4 full days by calling admin.)
Children are admitted to full day classes as 3,4, or 5 year children. Children attending full day will receive our academic program and will continue their day with enhanced programming to include zumba, physical education class, tumbling and gymnastics, dance, foreign language, and other activities you might register for above and beyond your preschool day. Why not get all wonderful activities at one place, save time and gas in the evening, and have more quality family time.

ACADEMY WRAP PROGRAM FOR WSSD KINDERGARTEN STUDENTS!! (fee: $130/Week)
The Kindergarten extension program will enable children in WSSD to attend Red Mill, Fishing Creek, or Newberry, and receive an academy portion of their day to include activities included above in the full day program and other fun and enriching activities. Transportation is included in this program.

   

Contact Info

Little Hands Nursery & Kindergarten School
c/o Yocumtown Church of God
160 Red Mill Road
Etters, PA 17319

Phone: (717) 932-2397
Email: info@littlehandsnurseryschool.com

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35 Short Drive
Etters, PA 17139