Summer - Kindergarten Jump Start

Our Kindergarten Jump Start program makes the most of the summer to get your child kindergarten ready! Our state licensed program is led by qualified teachers and designed to equip preschoolers with the skills they need for kindergarten. Our curriculum includes academics such as reading, writing, math and science as well as social skills. We offer two summer sessions. While one is Literacy focused and the other is Math focused, other academic components will also be covered.  All preschoolers and kindergarten children welcome. 

  • Session 1 - Focus on Literacy: June 7- July 9  (no classes June 14 and July 5)
  • Session 2 - Focus on Math: July 12- August 13
  • Monday-Friday - half day program 
  • $80 Weekly
  • $30 Registration Fee (waived for those who attended our school year preschool)
     

Summer - Virtual Kindergarten Jump Start

Our Virtual Preschool program uses a combination of weekly zoom virtual instruction, recorded instructional videos, at home activities that are individualized for your child, Hatch software and Khan academy kids, which are all located within a bitmoji classroom to make it a user friendly experience!

  • Session 1 - Focus on Literacy: June 7- July 9 
  • Session 2 - Focus on Math: July 12- August 13
  • $5 Weekly 
  • $10 Registration Fee


School Year Half-day Programs 

(5 Star Step Up to Quality Rated) AGES 3–5

The YMCA has opportunities available for low and reduced cost preschool. Our preschool follows guidance from Pickerington Local Schools during the COVID pandemic.  Our schedule and rates may be adjusted accordingly.

To receive updates on the 2021-22 school year please send an email to ed.thomas@ymcacolumbus.org

2020-21 Hybrid model follows Pickerington Local Schools calendar 

  • Group A: M/T 8:45-11:30
  • Group B: Th/F 12:30-3:15
  • $36 week hybrid    

 


HALF-DAY AM PRESCHOOL


Monday-Friday
8:45am - 11:30am 
Cost
$80 Weekly
$30 Registration Fee

Income based Grant opportunities available


HALF-DAY PM PRESCHOOL


Monday-Friday
12:30pm -3:15pm
Cost
$80 Weekly
$30 Registration Fee

Income based Grant opportunities available

 

Contact

Ed Thomas
Preschool Coordinator
Email
(614) 288-8084 

Shannon Whitfield
Associate Regional Director of Early Learning
Email
614-389-4707 ext 3019

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