Presentation on theme: "Barnegat Township School District"— Presentation transcript:
1Barnegat Township School District Bengal Cubs Early Learning Center
2GoalsProvide a nurturing day care program for children ages 6 weeks through 5 years oldCreate a self-funding program for the Barnegat School District which may positively impact revenue
3Benefits for employees of the Barnegat School District… Promote longevity within our staff by offering a program only one other district in Ocean County has.Increase productivity for staff who can attend meetings, plan, and prep with colleagues or admin after school.Attend professional development days while your child is close by.Children are cared for in a nurturing environment!Yes – you may visit or call to check on your children!
4Staffing & Ratios Bengal Cubs Coordinator – Jill Sidote Ran successful day care centers for the Department of Defense (17 years)Provided successful private day care prior to working in BarnegatResident of Barnegat“Care Givers” – Early Learning Center workersRatios are:1:4 for students up to 12 months of age1:7 for students up to 2 years old1:10 for students up to 3.5 years old1:12 for students from 3.5 years to fiveUtilizing Manual of Requirements for Child Care Centers under the State of New Jersey, Department of Children and Families as a guideline.
5Bengal Cubs Early Learning Center (Rooms B, C, D, E, F, G and center room in red pod)
6Bengal Cubs Early Learning Center Inclusions… Open five days per weekMinimum attendance – 2 days per weekOpen September through June*** now considering being open July/AugustModeled after the Toms RiverEarly Learning Center
10Benefits for your little Bengals… Assist Pre-K students with Kindergarten Readiness skills.Read AloudsGross motor skillsMusicRhyme TimeNumber SenseDramatic play
11Benefits for your little Bengals… Provide stability for children who need care.Bengal Cubs have the opportunity to interact with school aged children.Bengal Cubs exposed to the schools they may be attending.Ample space for all ages of children and potential growth of the program.Playground facilities as well as indoor activityareas will be available.Lunch/snacks will be provided.
12Next Steps… Registration for new students is open! Complete the application located on the district website. (www.barnegatschools.com)Submit a Registration Fee of $35.00You will then receive an acceptance letter from the Bengal Cubs Early Learning CenterNot ready? Ask questions! Please feel free to Ms. Sidote at or call x8014 for additional information…