Our Philosophy: “Children learn through play; play is their work.”
Mission Statement: Skowhegan Nursery School provides quality care and education for children ages 6 weeks -12 years in a safe, comfortable, play-based learning environment. At Skowhegan Nursery School children will experience an integrated age appropriate curriculum that supports the development of lifelong learning skills in each child. Together our staff, parent and community involvement prepare children for their future by enhancing their skills- socially, emotionally, cognitively, physically and through language and literacy.
Our goal is to provide quality education and childcare in a safe, comfortable play-based learning environment.
The Program: While at Skowhegan Nursery School, children are able to explore a variety of activities all in a play-based environment. The curriculum includes: arts and crafts, math/science, language development, reading readiness, beginning writing skills, and music.
Hours of Operation
Monday: 7:00am - 4:30pm
Tuesday: 7:00am - 4:30pm
Wednesday: 7:00am - 4:30pm
Thursday: 7:00am - 4:30pm
Friday: 7:00am - 4:30pm
The Skowhegan Nursery School follows the MSAD #54 calendar for teacher workshop days and school vacations. Preschool will be closed on those days but childcare will remain open on those days (except for major holidays).
Major holidays include:
The preschool program follows the MSAD #54 snow day cancellation policy. If there is a cancellation or a two hour delay, preschool will be cancelled. If there is a one hour delay, preschool will begin at normal time. Childcare will remain open on these days for regular business hours. (7:00am-4:30pm)
$165 a week
$140 a week
Before/After Care Rates:
Before Care: $6/day
After Care: $10/day
Before and After Care: $14/day
Holidays/Vacations/Snow Days: $30/day or $140 full week
Summer Care Rates:
**Prices effective February 2021