Discovery School

Address

810 Obernuefemann Road
O Fallon, IL 62269

(618) 632-3670

www.discoveryofallon.com

Description:

An early care and education program for young children and provides professional training opportunities for staff and summer camps for children.

Handicap Accessible?

Yes

Is Shelter?

No

Related Resource

Date of Official Change:

May 13, 2019

Address Listings

Physical (Primary)

810 Obernuefemann Road
O Fallon, IL 62269

Contacts

Heather Mayheu

Primary Contact

Co-Director

(618) 632-3670

director@discoveryofallon.com

Maria Moehle

Sarah Hellin

Phone Numbers

Administrative

(618) 632-3670

Fax

(618) 632-3604

Legal Status:

Non-Profit

Accessibility:

Designated Parking, Outside Ramps, Wheelchair Access

Description

Several extended day care programs are available where children benefit from agency preschool services, enrichment program and/or Jr. Kindergarten.

Hours

- Thu and Fri - 7:00am to 6:00pm - Mon-Wed - 7:00am to 6:00pm - Mon-Fri - 7:00am to 6:00pm

Required Documents

- Child(s) Proof of Age - Child(s) Physician Exam/Report - Personal and Emergency Information Required - Child(s) Birth Certificates

Eligibility

Ages 2-5 years

Fees

Will be instructed on fees when contacting the agency

Intake Procedure

Call Or Apply In Person

Languages

- English - Will teach children who have English as a Second Language

Service Area

Madison and St. Clair Counties in Illinois

Geography Served

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  • Illinois
    • Madison County
      • Saint Clair County
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      Description

      Early Preschool: Offers early preschool classes where children learn through hands on experiences. Materials, activities, and the subject matter are appropriate to the age, abilities, and interests of the children. Pre-School: Offers preschool classes where children learn through hands on experiences. Materials, activities, and the subject matter are appropriate to the age, abilities, and interests of the children. Junior Kindergarten: Offers Jr. Kindergarten classes where children complete activities that promote fine motor/perceptual skills, language development, math and science skills. Enrichment: An option for children in the Junior Kindergarten classes that extends the morning program where children are offered a short outdoor play time which is followed by a curriculum that offers the extended learning of the fine arts, topics include books and authors, artists and different types of art, and music. Spanish is also offered one day per week. Project Child: A free preschool program that is combined with the agency extended day program.

      Hours

      Early Preschool: - Classes are offered two, three or five days per week - Two-day classes are Thu and Fri - 8:30am to 11:50am - Three-day classes are Mon-Wed - 8:30am to 11:50am - Early Preschool can be a morning only class or can be combined with extended day Preschool Classes: - Classes are offered two, three or five days per week - Two-day classes are Thu and Fri - 8:30am to 11:50am - Three-day classes are Mon-Wed - 8:30am to 11:50am - Preschool can be a morning only class or can be combined with extended day Junior Kindergarten: - Classes are offered five days/week or can be a three day class - Five day classes are Mon-Fri - 8:30am to 11:50am - Three day classes are Mon, Tue and Wed - 8:30am to 11:50am - Junior Kindergarten can be combined with the extended day program for families who need care for the full day Enrichment: - Classes are offered three days per week or five days per week - Five day classes are Mon-Fri - 8:30am to 1:40pm - Three day classes are Mon-Wed - 8:30am to 1:40pm - Enrichment can also be combined with the extended day program for families who need care for the full day Project Child: Mon-Fri - 8:45am to 11:15am or 12:30pm to 3:00pm

      Required Documents

      - Child(s) Proof of Age - Child(s) Physician Exam/Report - Personal and Emergency Information Required - Child(s) Birth Certificates

      Eligibility

      Early Preschool: Children who are age 2 years by Sept. 1 of the current school year Preschool: Children who are age 3 years by Sept. 1 of the current school year Junior Kindergarten: Children who are age 4 years by Sept. 1 of the current school year, and is also an ideal class for children who would benefit from starting kindergarten when they are age 6 years rather than age 5 years Enrichment: Children who are age 4 years by Sept. 1 of the current school year Project Child: Families must be eligible by meeting at least a couple of qualifiers and income guidelines, consider the following questions to determine if qualified for program. - Child must be at least 3 years of age and not eligible to attend Kindergarten - Did child have any problems at birth or have any recurrent health problems? - Does family have added stresses such as divorce, new marriage, recently moving, illness in family, parent deployed, etc.? - Are you a single parent? - Could use financial assistance in paying for preschool? - Has a parent or older sibling had difficulty in school? - Is English second language?

      Fees

      Early Preschool, Preschool, Junior Kindergarten and Enrichment: Direct client payment - call for details Project Child: - No fees, program is funded by the Illinois State Board of Education - Subsidized services (CHASI) is also accepted to help pay for childcare

      Intake Procedure

      Early Preschool, Preschool, Junior Kindergarten, Enrichment: - Call Or Apply In Person Project Child: - Contact the agency Parent Coordinator - A parent interview/home visit is conducted, which will help to determine if family meets any of the above conditions - A preschool screening is also done, using the Dial-4, which is a quick assessment in key areas of development

      Languages

      - English - Will teach children who have English as a Second Language

      Service Area

      Madison and St. Clair counties in Illinois

      Geography Served

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      • Illinois
        • Madison County
          • Saint Clair County
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          Description

          Summer camp is offered for 10 weeks during the summer for children, includes activities, special visitors and field trips.

          Hours

          Tue-Thu - 8:30am to 11:50am (May 28. 2019 to August 2, 2019)

          Required Documents

          - Proof of Age - Physician Exam/Report - Personal and Emergency Information Required - Birth Certificate

          Eligibility

          Ages 2 years-Kindergarden

          Fees

          Will be instructed on fees when contacting the agency

          Intake Procedure

          Call or apply in person to register

          Languages

          - English - Will teach children who have English as a Second Language

          Service Area

          Madison and St. Clair counties in Illinois

          Geography Served

          None

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