PIQUA — The Upper Valley Career Center is now accepting applications for the 2014-15 year in the student-operated preschool. The preschool is a state-licensed for children ages 18 months through 5 years old. Registration is open to families in Miami, Shelby and surrounding counties.
Students from the Early Childhood Education and Care program plan and implement the curriculum within the program to gain experience working with young children. The preschool program is under the direction of two vocational instructors and a program coordinator, is state-licensed by the Department of Education and aligns with the State of Ohio’s Early Learning Standards.
Preschool classes are offered one morning a week for toddlers, two mornings a week for three- and four-year-olds, and three afternoons a week for four- and five year olds. Fees for the program are $180 a year for toddlers, $360 a year for the two-days-per-week morning class and $540 for the three-day-per-week afternoon class. A $20 registration fee is required to hold a place in any class.
Registration packets are available by contacting Nicki Vogel at (937) 778-1980, ext. 801 or by emailing vogeln@Uppervalleycc.org.