Frequently Asked Questions

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My child has been placed in the waiting pool for admission for the school year. What should I do?
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Park Prep Academy has a very active waiting pool and students do tend to move through it quickly.  Please feel free to check on the status of your child’s application for admission by calling the number listed below.

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How long is the school day? Does Park Prep offer before-care and after-care?
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The Park Prep Academy school day is from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.  Students may arrive starting at 8:30 a.m.  Half-day pick up is at 11:45 a.m.  Park Prep Academy also offers before-care (“Early Birds”) beginning as early as 7:30 a.m. as well as after-care (“Kids Club”) from 3:15 p.m. until 6:30 p.m.

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Does Park Prep Academy offer part-time and full-time enrollment options?
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Park Prep Academy does offer both part-time and full-time enrollment options.  Students may attend school on a two, three, or five days per week schedule.  Two day enrollment is on Tuesday and Thursday.  Three day enrollment is on Monday, Wednesday, Friday.  Five day enrollment is Monday-Friday. Before and After Care is available for all students daily.

Parents may also pick up their child(ren) at 11:45 a.m. for the half-day departure time.  Since the Park Prep Academy school day is designed for a full-day participant there is not a separate pricing option for this half-day arrangement.

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What is the Staff:Student ratio at Park Prep?
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The Staff:Student ratio at Park Prep Academy is 1:4 meaning one teacher for every four students.  The faculty at Park Prep Academy prides itself on greatly exceeding the state mandated requirements of one staff member for every fifteen preschoolers.

Also, every staff member at Park Prep Academy either holds or is in the process of obtaining an advanced degree in the early childhood field.

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What are Park Prep Academy’s school closings?
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For a complete list of all of Park Prep Academy’s school closings, please visit the school’s calendar of events page.