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Little Knights Preschool

Welcome to Little Knights Preschool! Housed at Southwood Elementary School, Little Knights is a high-quality preschool that offers the best in early childhood education. Enrollment is now open for the 2021-2022 school year for children age 3 or 4 by August 1, 2021.

Our Littles create, connect, pretend, explore, sing, dance, and build, all while learning about their world in a developmentally-appropriate way that best prepares them for kindergarten and beyond. Our Littles staff collaborates closely with kindergarten to align curriculum and to ensure the strongest foundations are built. As a Little Knights, your child will build relationships with their future teachers and be prepared for a successful transition into kindergarten.

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Days & Times

Little Knights follow the regular school year calendar. They attend Monday through Friday for either a full or half-day. Students arrive around 8:00 am each day. Half-day students end their day around 12:00 pm, while full-day students stay until 3:00 pm.

Tuition

Tuition for either full or half-day attendance is only around $17/day, making the Little Knights one of the most cost-effective early childhood programs in the area!

Paths to Quality Level 3

Paths To Quality is a statewide rating system designed to help parents make informed decisions on early childhood programming.

Licensed Teachers

Little Knights are taught by licensed teachers. This ensures your child is being taught by those who have been extensively trained to work with young children. 

Quality Teaching Assistants

All of our teaching assistants are highly qualified, a state-recognized qualification.

Community of Learners

Our Littles benefit from interacting with other Southwood Elementary students and staff which creates a rich learning environment.

Built-In Specials

Littles in our 4-year-old program participate weekly in Art, Music, and PE. These specials provide an opportunity for exercise and self-expression.

Transportation

Busing is provided for students in the 4-year-old class. Per state law, all of our Littles are buckled into their seats using 5-point harnesses.

Study Trips

Our Littles enjoy study trips to learn more about the greater community.

Nurses on Staff

With trained nurses on staff, basic health care is always available.

Building Foundations

Our Early Childhood program is designed to ease students into a regular schedule. This is perfect for those children that aren't quite ready for kindergarten.

Financial Assistance

Tuition grants are available for qualifying families through On My Way PreK and the Child Care Development Fund.

Meet the Little Knights Team

Philip Boone

Philip Boone

Principal
Shelby Drake

Shelby Drake

Preschool Teacher - Four's
Katie Arwood

Katie Arwood

Paraprofessional & Bus Driver
Teresa Correll

Teresa Correll

Preschool Paraprofessional