IMPORTANT UPDATE: LITTLE SHEPHERDS is closed as mandated by our Bishop and Governor . We hope to return on TUESDAY-APRIL 14TH and will update you once we have a confirmed date. We miss all of you and your smiling faces!!  Please stay home, stay safe and stay healthy and pray for all those most in need. We will get through this together and  look forward to being back soon!  

PRAYERS FOR HEALING FOR ALL AFFECTED.

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 will remain closed until Tuesday – April 14th as we follow the directive from our Bishop and Governor in helping to contain the spread of the coronavirus.   Keeping our little ones and families safe and healthy is  our first priority. We appreciate your understanding!  We encourage you to remember all those affected by the recitation of the rosary.  Prayers and blessings for all of our families and keep checking “Remind” for great ideas, videos and updates shared by our teachers and staff.  

Registration for the 2020-2021 school year is now Open. Registration fees are due when submitting the registration (provided an opening is available). Credit card payments are NOT accepted.  Please call, stop by, or email for specific information.        

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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