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2017-18 Calendar

August 6th: Family Picnic Outing at Estabrook Park
August 22nd: Fall Parent Orientation 6-9pm
August 30th: Welcome Meet-N-Greet 4-6pm

September 11-12th: School opens – Fall Semester Begins
Abbreviated schedule, see schedule from your teachers

September 21st: No School (Whitefish Bay Schools closed)
October 5th: Parent Welcome Party
October 10-11th: Individual/Classroom Pictures
October 19-20th: Field Trip: Pumpkin Farm (Parent attendance required)
October 26-27th: Fall Break (No School)
November 2nd: Dad’s Night 6-7pm
November 4th & 6thFall Open Houses
November 10th: Teacher Conference (No School)
November TBD: Vision Screening (Preschool Only)
November 22-24th: Thanksgiving Vacation (No School)

Christmas Programs – Family and Friends are invited!
December 20th: MWF Classes, 8:45am Arrival, 9:00am Program
December 21st: T-TH Classes, 8:45am Arrival, 9:00am Program

December 22nd – January 1st: Winter Vacation (No School)
January 2nd: School Resumes
January 6th & 8th: Winter Open Houses
January 15th: Martin Luther King Day (No School)
January 22nd: No School
January 23-25th: Parent Conferences
January 23-26th: Abbreviated Schedule 8:45-10:15am
February 8th: Grandparent Ice Cream Social, 5-6pm
February 22-23rd: No School (Whitefish Bay Schools closed for Parent Conferences)
March 1st: Mom’s Night, 6-7pm
March 26-30th: Spring Vacation (No School)
April 2nd: School Resumes
May 3rd & 4th: Field Trip: Urban Ecology Center (Parent attendance required)
May 28th: Memorial Day (No School)

End-of-the-Year Performances – Family and Friends are invited!
May 31st: T-TH Classes, 9:15am Arrival, 9:30am Program
June 1st: MWF Classes, 9:15am Arrival, 9:30am Program

NAEYC Accredited

Tree of Life Christian Preschool is accredited by the National Association for the Education of Young Children. This prestigious recognition is achieved by only five percent of early childhood programs and signifies that our program meets national standards of excellence.

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Tree of Life is a non-profit ministry of the United Methodist Church of Whitefish Bay. We welcome families and children of all faiths as it is not a prerequisite to belong to the church to attend Tree of Life Preschool.

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