2017 – 2018 CENTER ACTIVITIES

2017


DATE
CENTER ACTIVITIES
LOCATION
SEPTEMBER
THEME:  WELCOME / SCHOOL AND FRIENDSHIP – 6-weeks

4 Monday
LABOR DAY HOLIDAY
CENTER CLOSED

5 Tuesday
EarlyLearn NYC Approved
STAFF DEVELOPMENT #1
CENTER CLOSED






      6 Monday


      7 Thursday




EarlyLearn NYC Approved

STAFF DEVELOPMNT #2


Start of 2017-2018 Academic Term





                 CENTER CLOSED


 

                    All Classes







15 Friday
STAFF DEVELOPMENT #3
CENTER CLOSED





9 Friday
Grandparents Day – Do Something Grand
8:30 – 9:30 / All Classrooms
​UPK only – Dismissal at 1PM

12 MondayEid-Al-Ad Holiday
UPK Only – Non-Attendance

19 Tuesday
Dad’s Take Your Child To School
ALL CLASSES

25-29 Mon-Fri
Local Firehouse VisitsScheduled by Staff
OCTOBER
THEME:  MY FIVE SENSES / SCHOOL AND FRIENDSHIP, con’t. / AUTUMN CHANGES

3-4 Mon-TuesRosh Hashanah Holiday
UPK only – Non-Attendance

7 Friday
EarlyLearn NYC Approved STAFF DEVELOPMENT #3
CENTER CLOSED

12 Wednesday
Yom Kippur Holiday
UPK only – Non-Attendance

19 Thursday
PARENT MTG. w/ DIRECTOR 
        PAC ELECTIONS will take place at this meeting.
​Interested in serving - Contact the Director.
5:30PM – 6:30PM / Playroom
Light refreshments will be served
Details forthcoming

24 Monday​
EarlyLearn NYC Approved
STAFF DEVELOPMENT #4
CENTER CLOSED

27 Friday
Center Activity # 2
MAGIC SHOW
WTDCC PLAYROOM
ALL CLASSES / 10:30AM

31 Tuesday
Halloween Celebration
Costumes Parade / Class Celebrations
​NOVEMBER
THEME: ALL ABOUT US / CLOTHING

7 Tuesday
STAFF DEVELOPMENT #5
CENTER CLOSED

16 Thursday
Center Activity #2
Shadow Box Theatre – Tobias Turkey
Followed by Harvest Luncheon in Classes
All Classrooms - Parents Welcome
10:30AM-11:30AM / Playroom
Parents Welcome

17 Friday
EarlyLearn NYC Approved
STAFF DEVELOPMENT #5
CENTER CLOSED

23-24 Thurs/Fri
THANKSGIVING HOLIDAYCENTER CLOSED
DECEMBER
THEME:  WHERE WE LIVE / HOLIDAY TIME

6 Wednesday
EarlyLearn NYC Approved
STAFF DEVELOPMENT #5

CENTER CLOSED

4-8 Mon.-Fri.
Parent/Teacher Conference  #1
ALL CLASSES

19 Tuesday
Center Activity #5
Children’s Holiday Luncheon Celebration
Children’s Holiday Party
All Classrooms
Visit from Santa
Parents Welcome

21 Thursday
PAJAMA DAY for All Classes
Center Activity #6
Children wear PJ’s to school

22 Dec – 1 Jan
WINTER RECESS / UPK ONLY
CENTER CLOSED

22 & 25 Fri - Mon
CHRISTMAS – HOLIDAY
CENTER CLOSED

29 FridayNew Year Holiday
CENTER CLOSED

2018


​DATE
CENTER ACTIVITIES
LOCATION
​JANUARY
THEME:  WOW! IT’S WINTER /  TRANSPORTATION / BUILDINGS

1 Monday
NEW YEAR’S DAY HOLIDAY
CENTER CLOSED

26 Friday
EarlyLearn NYC Approved
STAFF DEVELOPMENT #7
CENTER CLOSED

15 Monday
Martin Luther King - HOLIDAY
CENTER CLOSED
​FEBRUARY
THEME:  LIGHT / DENTAL HEALTH MONTH

2 Friday
EarlyLearn NYC Approved
STAFF DEVELOPMENT #8
CENTER CLOSED

19 Monday
PRESIDENT’S DAY  - HOLIDAY
CENTER CLOSED

19-23 Mon-Fri
MID-WINTER RECESS
UPK ONLY – Non-Attendance

28 Wednesday
Center Activity #8
Multi-Cultural Celebration including
Celebratory Luncheon
10:30AM-11:30AM / Playroom
Shadow Box Theatre : “How The Turtle
Got Its Shell”
MARCH
​THEME:  WATER / SPRING IS COMING 

16 Friday
EarlyLearn NYC Approved
STAFF DEVELOPMENT #9
CENTER CLOSED

3-9 Mon.-Fri.
Parent/Teacher Conferences  #2
ALL CLASSES

27 Tuesday
Center Activity #8
Celebrate Springtime and Easter
10:30AM – ALL CLASSES
Anna Kravits Sing-a-Long
APRIL
THEME:  PLANTS / GROWING AND CHANGING
6 Friday
EarlyLearn NYC Approved
STAFF DEVELOPMENT #10
CENTER CLOSED

30 March - 6 April
SPRING RECESS – UPK ONLY
Non-Attendance Days





19 Friday
Center Activity #9
EARTH DAY Celebration
10:30AM-11:30AM / Playroom
Shadow Box Theatre Performance of
“Little Is Big” - Parents Welcome
MAY
THEME:  SPRINGTIME / BABIES
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4 Friday
School Pictures
by Lauren Scott Photographers
9:30AM – 12:00PM 
PAYMENT / Package Selection

10 Thursday
Center Activity #10 Muffins with
​Mom Celebrate Mother’s Day
Classrooms 8:30-9:15
FREE Breakfast with your child

11 Friday
EarlyLearn NYC Approved
STAFF DEVELOPMENT #11
CENTER CLOSED

23 Wednesday
PARENT MEETING w/ DIRECTOR
5:30PM – 6:30PM / Playroom
Light refreshments will be served

28 Monday
MEMORIAL DAY - HOLIDAY
CENTER CLOSED
​JUNE
THEME:  TRANSFORMATION / MOVING-UP & MOVING-ON

4-8 Mon.-Fri.
Parent Teacher Conferences #3
All Classes

7 Thursday
   EarlyLearn NYC  Approved                                                        STAFF DEVELOPMENT #12
Non-Attendance Day

8 Friday
Class Activity #11
Hands-On Petting Zoo
WTDCC PLAYGROUND
ALL CLASSES / 10:30AM

14 Thursday
Center Activity #12 Donuts with Dad
​Celebrate Father’s Day
Classrooms 8:30-9:15 AM

4-8 Mon.-Fri.
Parent/Teacher Conferences #3
ALL CLASSES
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25 Monday
Moving-Up Ceremony – 2A, 3A, 3B
10:30-12PM



PLAYROOM - Light Refreshments following ceremony
****
26 Tuesday
GRADUATION
4A, 4B, 4C – Universal Pre-K
Last Day for UPK Only Graduates
10:30AM – 12:00 PM PLAYROOM
Light Refreshments following ceremony

Westchester Tremont Day Care Center, Inc.


​2017-2018 HOLIDAY SCHEDULE
Eleven (11) Non-Attendance Days
CENTER CLOSED

Independence Day
Tuesday, July 4, 2017
​Labor Day
Monday, September 4, 2017
Thanksgiving
Thurs, November 24, 2016
Thurs-Fri, November 23-24, 2017
​Christmas
Friday, December 22, 2017
​Monday, December 25, 2017
​New Year
Friday, December 29, 2017
Monday, January 1, 2018
​Martin Luther King Jr. Day
Monday, January 15, 2018
​President’s Day 
Monday, February 19, 2018
Memorial Day
Monday, May 28, 2018


2016-2017 SPECIAL EVENTS SCHEDULE


PARENT-TEACHER CONFERENCES

#1: December 4-8, 2017
#2 March 5-9, 2018
#3: June 4-8, 20178

PARENT MEETING WITH DIRECTOR ◊ 5:00PM – 6:00PM ◊ Playroom

FALL: Thursday, October 19, 2017
SPRING: Wednesday, May 23, 2018

12 ACS / Early Learn NYC APPROVED Professional Development Days

CENTER CLOSED – Kindly make alternate childcare arrangements

​#1 Tuesday, September 5, 2017

#2 Wednesday, September 6, 2017

#3 Friday, September 15, 2017

#4 Tuesday, November 17, 2017

#5 Wednesday, December 6, 2017

#6 Friday, January 26, 2018

#7 Friday, February 2, 2018

#8 Wednesday, February 7, 2018

#9 Friday, March 16, 2018

#10 Friday, April 6, 2018

#11 Friday, May 11, 2018

#12 Thursday, June 6, 2018

12 FAMILY & COMMUNITY WORKSHOPS

Location:  Parent Resource Room ◊ Time:  8:30-9:30AM

#1 Friday, September 8, 2017 – Pedestrian Safety

#2 Thursday, October 19, 2017 - Parent Meeting With Director - PAC Elections - Orientation

#3 Friday, October 20, 2017 - Developmental Milestones

#4 Friday, November 10, 2017 – Child Abuse & Maltreatment Training

#5 Friday, December 8, 2017 – Promoting Literacy

#6 Friday, January 5, 2018 – Nutrition Education

#7 Friday, February 9, 2018 – Battling Obesity

#8 Friday, March 9, 2018 – Role of Fatherhood

#9 Friday, April 13, 2018 – Infectious Disease Prevention

#10 Friday, May 18, 2018 – Financial Literact

#11 Wednesday, May 23 2018* (Parent Meeting w/ Director) – Transitions

#12 Friday, June 14, 2018 – Transitions

On The Calendar

(718) 863-3230

2547 E. Tremont Ave. Bronx, NY 10461

Calendar of Events
2017 - 2018 School Year

Family and Community Partnerships are very important to us. Please join us for special events and celebrate
your child's learning activities.

Westchester Tremont Day Care Center

2547 East Tremont Avenue • Bronx, NY 10461
(718) 824-7390  Phone  |   (718) 863-3230  Fax
Email:  wtdccdirector@optimum.net |   www.wtdcc.com

(718) 824-7390