Now that the warmer weather is here we will be going outside much more. If you have not already, please bring in sunscreen for your child. Remember that the first application of sunscreen should be put on your child before they come to school and we will reapply it in the afternoon. If your child wears sandals to school, please send a pair of sneakers for outside play.
Please join us on Sunday, June 3rd for a family -friendly fundraiser at Chicago Sam’s to help raise or Jennifer Beck’s (Miss Zoe’s mother) medical treatment. Jen was diagnosed with Erthropoietic Protoporphria (EPP) a little over a year ago with causes her to have an “allergic” reaction to both sunlight and artificial light causing her extreme pain and suffering. The only treatment that is available is in Switzerland, causing her to have to travel there every eight weeks, at the cost of $18,000 per trip, which is not covered by insurance. Chicago Sam’s will be donating 20% of all money raised on June 3rd from 1-5 pm to Jen’s medical treatment.
Spread the word…On Monday, June 18th from 6:00-7:30 pm Hilltop will be hosting an open house for anyone looking for preschool or daycare. If you have any friends or family looking for daycare please let them know about our open house. This will give families a chance to meet the teachers, see the center and receive some additional information about the programs we offer. Also, if a family you refer signs up you will get a FREE week!
Tuesday, June 19th will be our four year old class preschool graduation. It will begin at 6:00 pm and there will be light snacks downstairs following. Please have all children in Ms. Brittany and Ms. Mel’s class here for 5:30 that evening. There are further details on the parent information board in the four year old classroom.
Vacation Bible School is almost here!! VBS will be the week of June 25-29th, where the kids will be learning all about God’s love for us through songs, crafts, games and snacks. The theme this year is Shipwrecked. To celebrate a great week of VBS on Friday, June 29th we will be having a BBQ starting at 5:30PM. Hilltop will be providing the hot dogs and hamburgers and we ask that each family that joins us to bring a side dish to add to the feast. There will be a sign-up list on the sign-in
table closer to the date.
Looking ahead…Hilltop will be CLOSED on Wednesday, July 4th for Independence Day and Friday, August 24th for a teacher in-service day.