NAPPANEE — Grace Point Preschool,1155 N. Main St., Nappanee, is accepting registrations for its 55th year of instruction.
The GPPS 2016-17 school year will be directed by Linda Brandt, head teacher, along with assistant Darcy McPheeters. Criteria includes play-driven, hands on curriculum with emphasis on color, numbers, alphabet and name recognition, plus a non-denominational Christian Bible lessons.
Applications are available for the 4-5 year old class, which meets 8:45-11:15 a.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays and for the 3-4 year old class, which meets 8:45-11:15 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays. A registration fee of $30 is due with the application. More information is available at (574) 229-5890.
An open house is set for 4-6 p.m. Tuesday, March 22, to meet staff and tour the school. The GPPS facility adapts to the preschool environment, allowing the school to “own” its classroom areas along with both indoor and outdoor recreational sections.
Scholarship funding is available to qualified applicants. The memorial scholarship fund exists because some Grace Point families believe that every child should have an opportunity to obtain a head start in the development of spiritual, intellectual, social, creative and physical growth. GPPS scholarships are limited but open to any child attending the preschool. A committee evaluates the applicants based on need.