2018 – 2019 CENTER ACTIVITIES

2018


DATE
CENTER ACTIVITIES
LOCATION
AUGUST
1 Wednesday                   EarlyLearn NYC Approved STAFF DEVELOPMENT #1                                 CENTER CLOSED
SEPTEMBER
THEME:  WELCOME / SCHOOL AND FRIENDSHIP / PEDESTRIAN & FIRE SAFETY – 6-weeks

3 Monday
LABOR DAY HOLIDAY
CENTER CLOSED

4-5 Tues-Wed
EarlyLearn NYC Approved
STAFF DEVELOPMENT #2 and #3
CENTER CLOSED

6 Thursday

Start of New Academic Term 2018-2019

UPK ONLY in Room 4A and 4B:  1/2 days Thur-Fri 9/6 and 9/7

ALL CLASSES

18 Tuesday
Dad's Take Your Children To School Celebration
ALL CLASSES

25 Tuesday
"All Aboard" Sing-A-Long w/ Mr. Cory
10:30 AM - ALL CLASSES

24-28 Mon-Fri
Local Firehouse Visits
Scheduled by Staff
OCTOBER
THEME:  MY FIVE SENSES / SCHOOL AND FRIENDSHIP, con’t. / AUTUMN CHANGES

8 Monday
Columbus Holiday
     UPK only - Non-Attendance

9 Tuesday

EarlyLearn NYC Approved

STAFF DEVELOPMENT #4


CENTER CLOSED

18 Thursday
PARENT MTG. w/ DIRECTOR 
        PAC OFFICERS will be introduced
​Elections held September 10-14, 2018
5:30PM – 6:30PM / Playroom
Light refreshments 
Details forthcoming

29 Monday
Center Activity # 3
Drum Tales of The Lion KIng - Musical IQ Rhythm Workshop
WTDCC PLAYROOM
Shows @ 9:30 & 10:30

31 Tuesday
Activity #4:  Halloween Celebration - Early Dismissal @12 :30PM

Costume Parade - 10:30

Class Celebrations

​NOVEMBER
THEME: ALL ABOUT US / CLOTHING

6 Tuesday
Election Day:  UPK ONLY
Non-Attendance

12 Monday

EarlyLearn NYC Approved

STAFF DEVELOPMENT #5


CENTER CLOSED

15 Thursday
Center Activity #5
Shadow Box Theatre – The Growing Rock
Followed by Harvest Luncheon in Classes
All Classrooms - Parents Welcome
10:30AM-11:30AM / Playroom
Parents Welcome

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

3-7 Mon - Fri
PARENT - TEACHER CONFERENCES #1 (FALL)
ALL CLASSES

13 Thursday
EarlyLearn NYC Approved
STAFF DEVELOPMENT #6

CENTER CLOSED

19 Tuesday
Center Activity #6
Children’s Holiday Celebration
10:30AM
All Classrooms
Visit from Santa
Parents Welcome

21 Friday
PAJAMA DAY for All Classes
Center Activity #7
Children wear PJ’s to school

24 Dec – 1 Jan
WINTER RECESS / UPK ONLY
Non-Attendance Days

24-25; Fri-Mon

CHRISTMAS – HOLIDAY
CENTER CLOSED

31 Monday
New Year Holiday
CENTER CLOSED

2019


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

1 Tuesday
NEW YEAR’S DAY HOLIDAY
CENTER CLOSED

15 Tuesday

EarlyLearn NYC Approved

STAFF DEVELOPMENT #7


CENTER CLOSED

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

6 Wednesday
EarlyLearn NYC Approved
STAFF DEVELOPMENT #8
CENTER CLOSED

18 Monday
PRESIDENT’S DAY  - HOLIDAY
CENTER CLOSED

18-22 Mon-Fri
MID-WINTER RECESS
UPK ONLY-               Non-Attendance

27 Wednesday
Center Activity #8
Multi-Cultural Celebration - "COLORFUL WORLD" Sing-Along
w/ Mr. Cory followed by Celebratory Luncheon
10:30AM-11:30AM / Playroom

MARCH
​THEME:  WATER / SPRING IS COMING 

4-8 Mon - Fri
Parent-Teacher conferences #2 (WINTER)
ALL CLASSES

15 Friday
EarlyLearn NYC Approved
STAFF DEVELOPMENT #9
CENTER CLOSED

26 Tuesday

Center Activity #8

Celebrate Springtime and Easter - "SPRING & SPROUT" Sing-a-Long

with Mr. Cory

10:30AM – ALL CLASSES


30 Friday
Good Friday
Early Dismissal at 12:30PM
APRIL
THEME:  PLANTS / GROWING AND CHANGING

19-26 Mon-Fri
SPRING RECESS – UPK ONLY
Non-Attendance Days

12 Friday
EarlyLearn NYC Approved
STAFF DEVELOPMENT #10
CENTER CLOSED

18 Thursday

Center Activity #9
EARTH DAY Celebration -
"BE EARTHY" Sing-a-Long w/ Mr. Cory.  Outdoor Celebration (weather permitting"

10:30AM-11:30AM / Playroom
Parents Welcome

MAY
THEME:  SPRINGTIME / BABIES
****
3 Friday
School Pictures
by Lauren Scott Photographers - Activity #10
9:30AM – 12:00PM 
PAYMENT / Package Selection

9 Thursday
Center Activity #11 Muffins with
​Mom Celebrate Mother’s Day
Classrooms 8:30-9:15
FREE Breakfast with your child

10 Friday
EarlyLearn NYC Approved
STAFF DEVELOPMENT #11
CENTER CLOSED

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

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

3-7 Mon.-Fri.
Parent Teacher Conferences #3 (SPRING)
All Classes

4 Tuesday
    EarlyLearn NYC  Approved  STAFF DEVELOPMENT #12
Non-Attendance Day

7 Friday
Class Activity #12
Hands-On Petting Zoo w/ Mr. Jason
WTDCC PLAYGROUND
ALL CLASSES / 10:30AM

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

6 THursday



6 Mon.-Fri.
Parent/Teacher Conferences #3
ALL CLASSES
****
25 Tuesday

Moving-Up Ceremony ROOM 2A (TODDLERS)

 Moving-Up Ceremony ROOMS 3aa nd 3B (PRESCHOOL)

9:30-10:30;10:30-12PM
****
26 Wednesday
GRADUATION
4A, 4B – 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.


​2018-2019 HOLIDAY SCHEDULE
Eleven (11) Non-Attendance Days
CENTER CLOSED

Independence Day
Wednesday, July 4, 2018
​Labor Day
Monday, September 3, 2018
Thanksgiving
Thurs, November 22, 2018
Friday, November 23, 2018
​Christmas
Monday, December 24, 2018
​Tuesday, December 25, 2018
​New Year
Monday, December 31, 2018
Tuesday, January 1, 2019
​Martin Luther King Jr. Day
Monday, January 21, 2019
​President’s Day 
Monday, February 18, 2019
Memorial Day
Monday, May 27, 2019


2018-2019 SPECIAL EVENTS SCHEDULE


PARENT-TEACHER CONFERENCES

#1: December 3-7, 2018
#2 March 4-8, 2019
#3: June 4-7, 2019

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

FALL: Thursday, October 18, 2018
SPRING: Wednesday, May 22, 2019

12 ACS / Early Learn NYC APPROVED Professional Development Days

CENTER CLOSED – Kindly make alternate childcare arrangements

​#1 Tuesday, August 1, 2018

#2 Tuesday, September 4, 2018

#3 Wednesday, September 5, 2018

#4 Tuesday, October 9, 2018

#5 Monday, November 12, 2018

#6 Thursday, December 13, 2018

#7 Tuesday, January 15, 2019

#8 Wednesday, February 6, 2019

#9 Friday, March 15, 2019

#10 Friday, April 12, 2019

#11 Friday, May 10, 2019

#12 Tuesday, June 4, 2019

12 FAMILY & COMMUNITY WORKSHOPS

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

#1 Friday, September 7, 2018 – Pedestrian Safety

#2 Thursday, October 18, 2018 - Parent Meeting With Director - PAC Elections - Orientation

#3 Friday, October 19, 2018 - Developmental Milestones

#4 Friday, November 9, 2018 – Child Abuse & Maltreatment Training

#5 Friday, December 7, 2018 – Promoting Literacy

#6 Friday, January 11, 2019 – Nutrition Education

#7 Friday, February 8, 2019 – Eat Healthy and Be Active

#8 Friday, March 8, 2019 – Financial Literacy

#9 Friday, April  5, 2019 – Infectious Disease Prevention

#10 Friday, May 17, 2018 – Handling Stress

#11 Wednesday, May 22 2019* (Parent Meeting w/ Director) – Transitions

#12 Friday, June 14, 2019 – The Important Role of Fatherhood

On The Calendar

(718) 824-7390

2547 E. Tremont Ave. Bronx, NY 10461

Calendar of Events
2018 - 2019 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) 863-3230