At what age can my child start preschool?
Our program is for 3 to 5 year olds. In order to enrol in Lyndhurst preschool your child needs to turn three by December 31st of that school year.
How do I pay for the preschool program?
At the time of enrolling your child there is a $75 registration fee required to guarantee your child’s space. Fees are paid with ten post dated cheques dated the first of each month.
Is your program eligible for the Affordable Child Care Benefit?
Yes, to learn more visit Affordable Child Care Benefit. This site also has an online estimator.
Does my child need to be toilet trained?
No. If your child is newly trained please provide an extra set of clothes in a bag with your child’s name on it to be left at the preschool.
Do I stay with my child on the first day?
We prefer you get your child settled, say goodbye and let them begin to bond with the teachers at the preschool.
Do I need to provide food?
Yes. We ask that your child bring one portion of a healthy shareable snack each day. A few examples are cheese and crackers, hard boiled eggs, fruits and vegetables, etc.
Please do not send a drink/water bottle as we provide water throughout the session.
Do you go on field trips?
In the interest of your child’s safety we prefer to go on walking field trips as well as have different activities come to the preschool.
Am I required to participate in the running of the preschool?
No. Lyndhurst is a privately owned preschool.