JANUARY UPDATE:  Welcome Back!  Parent/Teacher Conference Day is Friday, January 22nd . These will be phone or video conferences this year and teachers have set-up the schedules and contacted you confirming the time. Registration for our current students and for a limited time their siblings will be sent home on January 26th.  Please let us know if you do NOT plan to return to Little Shepherds for the 2021-2022 school year or if you have siblings you are interested in registering. Please see update box below for details regarding registration for new students.   

Monday, January 18th – Little Shepherds is closed in observance of the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday.

 Just a reminder: Arrival time is 8:45-9AM and Pick-Up from 1:45-2PM.  Be sure to have your car/class sign with you for drop-off or walk-up. Please call (984-2636) or email us with any questions.

Holy Cross Little Shepherds Early Learning Center (ELC) is our Catholic pre-school for children ages eighteen months to four years old.  Our dedicated and enthusiastic staff welcome the opportunity to work with your child(ren).

MISSION STATEMENT AND GOALS:

Little Shepherds ELC is committed to providing a loving, nurturing, and safe environment that provides opportunities for learning and development to prepare for future schooling.  We strive to develop an awareness that God has made each child special. Class activities are balanced to include spiritual, intellectual, social, emotional, and physical growth opportunities. A developmentally appropriate curriculum by age level is enhanced by providing a variety of activities, materials, and equipment for children to practice skills.

 


Classes and Ages Offered:

(by September 30th, year of entry)

 

18 months (Entry)Tues./Thurs.  
Two’sTues./Thurs.     Mon./Tues./Thurs.

Three’sTues./Thurs.     Mon./Tues./Thurs.Mon.-Thurs.
Four’s      Mon./Tues./Thurs.Mon.-Thurs.

 

PLEASE READ CAREFULLY THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION:    

CLASSES:  All classes are held from 9:00 am – 2:00 pm in Building S. Early Drop-Off is available  beginning at 7:45AM  in Classroom #4 until the start of our school day.  The charge is $6 per day or $10 per family payable at Drop-Off or monthly if you will be using this service on a regular basis.  Children are required to be up to date on their immunizations. Children entering the 3 and 4 year-old programs must be potty-trained.

FEES:   Tuition rates and fees for the 2020-2021 school year are listed below:

 

Registration Fee:     $150.00 per child/$225.00 per family(Holy Cross Parishioner)            

                                 $200.00 per child/$275.00 per family (non-parishioner fee)

                                  (Registration Fees are NON-REFUNDABLE AND NON-TRANSFERABLE)

                                   WE ARE UNABLE TO ACCEPT CREDIT CARD PAYMENTS 

Supply Fee:             $100.00 per child/2Day- $125.00 per child/3Day-$150.00 per child/4Day

TUITION: AUGUST – MAY 2020-2021

$235.00 per month (2-day program/10months)

$270.00 per month (3-day program/10months)

$310.00 per month (4-day program/10months)

PLEASE NOTE:  Any changes will be based on availability.  A copy of your child’s immunization record is required to complete registration. If you have any questions or concerns about placement, please call or email us at 337.984.2636 or sgallo@holycrosslafayette.com.

 OUR SCHOOL DAY: 

All classes are held from 9:00AM -2:00PM in Building S

MORNING DROP-OFF AND AFTERNOON PICK-UP ARE AVAILABLE:

Drop-Off is 8:45 am – 9:00 am and Pick-Up is 1:45 pm – 2:00 pm
You must have your car sign! Please let us know if you need additional signs.

The Norbert Luke Drive driveway entrance is for Drop-off and Pick-Up ONLY. 

If you wish to walk up, please park in a designated parking space in the main church parking lot and bring your car/pick-up sign with you. 

USE CAUTION IN OUR PARKING LOTS AND CROSS ONLY IN THE CROSSWALK.

 

For More Information:

Please contact our Little Shepherds Office: 337.984.2636 or 337.984.9636 Ext.1300

Principal: Sandy Gallo, sgallo@holycrosslafayette.com

UPDATES: Little Shepherds is closed on Monday, January 18th in observance of the MLK holiday.   Parent/Teacher Conference Day is Friday, January 22nd with scheduled phone or video conferences.

Registration for new families opens on Wednesday, February 10th at Little Shepherds in Mission Hall (Bldg. M) at 9AM with Holy Cross parishioners having priority. All Covid protocols will be strictly followed regarding mandatory face coverings, social distancing, and disinfecting procedures.  School tours will not be part of Registration. Provided there’s an opening, the non-refundable registration fee is due when registering. We do not accept credit card payments.  All children must be immunized to attend Little Shepherds.        

If you have any questions or concerns, please call us at 337-984-2636 or send us an email at sgallo@holycrosslafayette.com).   

 

 

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