Beagle School Open Houses/Registration for 2018-2019
Regent Street: January 8, 2018 / 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Come by 115 Regent Street to learn more about our 3-year-old and 4-year-old programs. All prospective families are welcome to tour the classroom and get a sense of the Beagle experience! Our director and program teachers will be present to welcome you and answer all of your questions. Register your 3 or 4-year-olds that day to secure a place in the program for the 2018-2019 school year. Registration is first-come, first-served. You may register for any of our programs on this day. Feel free to call us prior to this with any questions at (518)-587-7507.
Circular Street: January 9, 2018 / 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Come by 107 Circular Street to learn more about our 2-year-old programs. All prospective families are welcome to tour the classroom and get a sense of the Beagle experience! Our director and program teachers will be present to welcome you and answer all of your questions. You may register your 2-year-olds that day to secure a place in the program for the 2018-2019 school year; however, registration does open to the public for all programs, including the twos, the day prior at our Regent Street Open House. Registration is first-come, first-served.
2017-2018 Registration Information
Thank you for your interest in the Beagle School! For your convenience we have placed our
preschool registration materials on our site. (Please also note: New York State requires all children entering preschool to submit a doctor’s form showing that their immunizations are up to date. The only exceptions to this requirement are if the family physician recommends against immunizations on medical. In this case, a written statement must accompany the Health Assessment Form/Physical Form. All health forms must be received before your child enters The Beagle School. )
Current Beagle School families receive priority registration for classes. Current families may hand in their registration materials beginning December 19, 2016 and should have their materials in no later than January 6, 2017.
Are you an alumni family? (Child enrolling is a sibling of a former Beagle student or the child of a former Beagle Student.) We will collect alumni registration materials during the registration period for current families and place them prior to opening up registration to the general public on January 6th.
The Beagle School will be opening registration for all programs to the general public at our 115 Regent Street location on January 9th, 2017. Beginning at 10:30 AM, we will be accepting completed applications on a first come, first served basis. Any applications mailed in will be opened at the end of business on January 9th.
Please note that we will continue to accept preschool registrations after this date until our classes are full. We do maintain waitlists for all of our programs.
Completed registration packets MUST include the Application for Enrollment, a signed Financial Agreement, and the appropriate registration fee. (See letter to parents for full instructions.) Completed applications can be mailed to 115 Regent Street, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866 or dropped off at any of our open houses. (You may print out a copy of our application at the link on the bottom of this page.)
Our 115 Regent Street Open House for our 3-5 year old programs will be on Monday, January 9th, 2017 from 10:30 AM-12:30 PM. This is also the first day of general registration.
Our 107 Circular Street Open House for our 2 year old programs will be held on Tuesday, January 10th from 10:00-11:30 AM.
Please call the office with any questions. Again, thanks for your interest!
Letter to Prospective Families
Dear New Families,
Thank you for your interest in The Beagle School. Below is a brief explanation of the various programs available as well as our registration procedures. If you would like to discuss program options, or to arrange a school visit, please call 587-7507.
Little Explorers Program
This class is an introduction to group play and learning. It provides a loving, non-academic environment where exposure and awareness of pre-skills is provided. The emphasis is on providing a happy, fun, positive first school experience. This class meets at 107 Circular Street. Our student/teacher ratio is 5 to 1. Students must be two- years- old by 9/30/17 but may not turn 4 during the school year. We do strictly adhere to program age qualification dates to provide the best experience for our students.
Classes meet either:
Mon/Wed 9:30 – 11:30 AM
Tues/Thurs 9:30 – 11:30 AM
Using The Creative Curriculum as a base for thematic learning, children are offered experiences in readiness skills, socialization and language arts as well as special projects. Outdoor play and field trips are an integral part of this program. Classes meet at 115 Regent Street. Our student/teacher ratio is 7 to 1. Students must be three- years- old by 12/1/17. We do strictly adhere to program age qualification dates to provide the best experience for our students. The PM program option (12:40-3:40) is part of our afternoon enrichment classes and includes a weekly foreign language component.
AM or PM option:
Tues/Thurs 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Tues/Thurs 12:40 – 3:40 PM *mixed age class for three and four-year-olds. Children registered in either four year old program can combine this class with their program to attend a five day school week. This PM program is part of our afternoon enrichment classes and includes a weekly foreign language component.
Building on the concepts presented in The Creative Curriculum, students are given the opportunity to gain confidence and independence while learning skills through socialization, dramatics, language arts, problem solving and field trips. These classes meet at 115 Regent Street. Our student/teacher ratio is 7 to 1. Students must be four- years-old by 12/01/17. We do strictly adhere to program age qualification dates to provide the best experience for our students.
Mon/Wed/Fri 9:00 AM – 12 PM
Beyond Beagle: A Cultural Arts Enrichment Program
Our preschool’s afternoon enrichment program for four and five-year-olds, prepares students for kindergarten through four interactive themes: community, creativity, seasons, and diversity. In Beyond Beagle, we are excited to incorporate themes and activities that highlight community-based learning and emphasize creativity, our natural world through the seasons, and diversity. This program adds an innovative dimension to the highly respected Creative Curriculum. The Beyond Beagle class will meet at 115 Regent Street. This program is part of our afternoon enrichment classes and includes a weekly foreign language component. Our student/teacher ratio is 7 to 1. Students must be four- years-old by 12/01/17. We do strictly adhere to program age qualification dates to provide the best experience for our students.
Mon/Wed/Fri 12:40-3:40 PM
The Beagle School will be hosting registration for all programs at our 115 Regent Street location on January 9th, 2017. Beginning at 10:30 AM, we will be accepting completed applications on a first come, first served basis.
Applications must be accompanied by a $50.00 non-refundable registration fee per family as well as a program deposit. Deposits will later be deducted from the annual program tuition. See below for deposits required listed by program, as well as the annual tuition for each class.
*Please note that all deposits are not refundable after April 1, 2017.*
Little Explorers Program
$50.00 Registration Fee
$100.00 due upon registration.
Voyagers, Discoverers and Beyond Beagle programs:
$ 50.00 Registration Fee
$150.00 due upon registration
Tuition for 2017-2018
*Tuition costs are inclusive of all activity fees.
|Little Explorers||Voyagers||Discoverers||Beyond Beagle|
The first tuition payment will be due on August 1st, 2017.