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Bright Beginnings Preschool

Registration for 2020 - 2021  Preschool Registration Opens March 9, 2020!

Start at two and we’ll get you to school...

Watch as our qualified teachers help your child grow, learn and get ready for Kindergarten through our 3-class preschool program!

As a part of the Geneseo Park District, Bright Beginnings Preschool students get an enhanced learning environment by utilizing all The Center has to offer...from the gym to the kitchen & beyond!

Plus... 2 field trips and 2 programs each year!

PRESCHOOL DETAILS

  • Prices are based on Member (M) or Non-Member (NM) status. You can purchase a Household Membership or a Youth Membership to receive the discounted pricing. Learn more about Becoming a Member.
  • Preschool fees are based upon a yearly rate but can be paid by the month for no additional fee.
  • Bright Beginnings Preschool begins after Labor Day & ends before Memorial Day. Preschool follows the Geneseo School District 228 calendar for full days off (does not include scheduled early dismissals or half days). On days when Geneseo School District releases early or cancels because of weather, Preschool is also cancelled. On days when the School District starts late Starbrights & Kinderbrights AM classes will be cancelled. Twinklebrights and Starbrights & Kinderbrights PM classes will be held as scheduled.
  • Bright Beginnings will not go past the scheduled school year, even if emergency school days are used by the Geneseo School District.
  • Bright Beginnings Preschool is located through the Gym in the 1st classroom in the Growth Inc. building.
  • Bright Beginnings Preschool is not affiliated with Growth Inc. Child Care Center. Children from Growth Inc. are welcome to attend Bright Beginnings Preschool and will be picked up by the teacher on class days.
  • A waiting list is available for all full preschool classes.

TWINKLEBRIGHTS

Registration for 2019 - 2020 Preschool Registration Opens March 11, 2019!

2 - 3 year olds

Two year olds love to feel like big kids, so why not let them go to school! This structured class will get little learners ready for preschool. Classes run 45 minutes, 1 day per week. 

  • Weekly art projects
  • Colors & Music
  • Story & Theme of the week
  • FUN & PLAY with friends

FACT: Twinklebrights is the only independent two year old preschool in Geneseo. This means your child participates in this program without a parent. What this also means...is 45 minutes each week all to yourself!

 

CLASS TIMES: 11:15 am - Noon | TU or 11:15 am - Noon | TH

2020 - 2021 FEES1: $243 per Year M / $486 per Year NM or $27 per month M / $54 per month NM

TEACHER: Mrs. Ramp

Kathy Ramp has a B.S. in Elementary Education from ISU with a Masters in Reading from WIU.

 

12020 - 2021 school year Class Fees are based on Member (M) or Non-Member (NM) status. You can purchase a Household Membership or a Youth Membership to receive the discounted pricing. Learn more about Becoming a Member. Preschool fees are based upon a yearly rate but can be paid by the month for no additional fee.

STARBRIGHTS

Registration for 2019 - 2020 Preschool Registration Opens March 11, 2019!

3 - 4 year olds

Our second-year preschool class offers a structured learning environment with lots of room for fun hands-on activities to help each student grow academically and socially. Classes run 2.5 hours Tuesdays and Thursdays.

  • Letter Recognition
  • Writing Letters and Numbers
  • Hands-on & Cooperative Learning
  • Numbers & Counting
  • Daily Art Projects
  • FUN & PLAY with friends

 

CLASS TIMES: 8:30 - 11:00am | TU TH or 12:30 - 3:00pm | TU TH

2020 - 2021 FEES1: $810 per Year M / $1,620 per Year NM or $90 per month M / $180 per month NM

TEACHER: Mrs. Bieneman

Rachel Bieneman has B.S. in Communications and a B.A. in Elementary Education from WIU.

 

12020 - 2021 school year Class Fees are based on Member (M) or Non-Member (NM) status. You can purchase a Household Membership or a Youth Membership to receive the discounted pricing. Learn more about Becoming a Member. Preschool fees are based upon a yearly rate but can be paid by the month for no additional fee.

 

KINDERBRIGHTS (3-Day Pre-K)

4 - 5 year olds

The third year preschool class builds on what students learned in Starbrights. Classes run 2.5 hours Monday, Wednesdays and Fridays.  In a structured setting, students will continue learning...

  • Letter Identification & Sounds
  • Math Principles
  • Science Projects
  • Hands-on Learning
  • Large & Small Motor Skills
  • School Readiness
  • Daily Art Project
  • FUN & PLAY with friends

 

CLASS TIMES: 8:30 - 11:00 am | M W F or 12:30 - 3:00 pm | M W F

2020 - 2021 FEES1: $1,080 per Year M / $2,160 per Year NM or $120 per month M / $240 per month NM

TEACHER: Mrs. Nelson

Sarah Nelson has a B.A. in Elementary Education from Monmouth College.

 

12020 - 2021 school year Class Fees are based on Member (M) or Non-Member (NM) status. You can purchase a Household Membership or a Youth Membership to receive the discounted pricing. Learn more about Becoming a Member. Preschool fees are based upon a yearly rate but can be paid by the month for no additional fee.

 

Upcoming Events

December 11

PARENT-LED PLAYGROUP

8:30 am - Noon on Wednesdays & Fridays
September 4 - December 20, 2019*
FREE Members / General Admission Non-Members
*No registration required. No play group held November 27 & 29, 2019

December 13

PARENT-LED PLAYGROUP

8:30 am - Noon on Wednesdays & Fridays
September 4 - December 20, 2019*
FREE Members / General Admission Non-Members
*No registration required. No play group held November 27 & 29, 2019

December 27

FREE Inflatable Fun

Come jump in the Bounce House & play with the new inflatables at The Center's on your day off!
9:30 - 10:00 am | 4 yrs & under
10:00 am - Noon | All Ages

All Upcoming Events