PRESCHOOL PROGRAM

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					                                                                980 Wil!lamette Street
                                                                 Eugene, OR 97401
         Monthly Tuition
                     DAC MEMBERS
Registration fee: $50 per child
                                  Full Days      Half Days
  5 days (M/T/W/Th/F)               $620           $435
  4 days (M/T/W/Th)                 $525           $375
  3 days (M/W/F)                    $465           $325
  2 days (T/Th)                     $375           $260
 Drop-in*                              $50           $35
Member rates apply to Downtown Athletic Club members with
Active or Medical Leave accounts. Non-resident, suspended and
withdrawn accounts will be billed the non-member rates.

Rates are subject to change.

                    NON-MEMBERS
Registration fee: $75 per child
                                  Full Days      Half Days
  5 days (M/T/W/Th/F)               $675           $475
  4 days (M/T/W/Th)                 $575           $405
  3 days (M/W/F)                    $510           $355
  2 days (T/Th)                     $405           $285
  Drop-in*                          $55             $40
                                                                                          A State-Certified Child Development Center
*DROP-IN RATES                                                                           Located Within the Downtown Athletic Club
Drop-in rates are available only for children enrolled in
Newberry Child Care and only if space is available. Parents
must call Newberry before bringing in their children.

SNACKS AND LUNCHES
The above rates include nutritious morning snacks,
afternoon snacks and drinks. Children will need to provide
their own sack lunches.

POTTY TRAINING
We do accept children who are not potty trained. Please                                     PRESCHOOL
contact the director for any additional fees associated with
non-potty trained children.                                                                  PROGRAM
REFUNDS AND CREDITS
There are no tuition refunds or credits for days missed
                                                                                              980 Willamette Street, Eugene, OR 97401
due to illness, vacation or holidays that Newberry Child
Care is closed.                                                                                  (541) 484-4011 downtownac.com
                                                                                                               2009
Quality Child Care in a                               Parent Participation                                                        FACILITIES
Convenient Location                                   Parents are welcome to drop in to visit their
                                                      child any time of the day. Our on-site director          Newberry Childcare has access to many of the
Located in the heart of Downtown Eugene
                                                      or assistant director is available to answer any         Downtown Athletic Club’s facilities including two
inside the Downtown Athletic Club, Newberry
                                                      questions that parents may have.                         gymnasiums, two swimming poools, six
Child Care offers the ideal environment for a
quality preschool program. Incorporated into                                                                   racquetball courts and two aerobic/dance studios.
your child’s day are fun activities and programs      Schedule
that utilize several areas of the DAC.                Newberry Child Care offers full-time and part-              Playground
                                                      time care. The preschool program is open                    Our indoor playground area, equipped with
Curriculum                                            weekdays from 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Please                 play structures, balls and toys designed for
                                                      let us know if your child care needs extend                 gross motor development, provides the
We believe that preschool-age children learn
                                                      beyond this time.                                           traditional recess atmosphere - without the
largely through play. Daily, our preschoolers
experience hands-on activities, are encouraged to                                                                 rain! On sunny days, we take carefully
develop self-help skills, make choices and            Staffing                                                    supervised walks and the occasional field trip.
decisions, solve problems, ask questions, explore     The Newberry Child Care staff has been
and are creative! The positive Newberry Child         carefully screened to find just the right teachers          Gymnasium
Care experience gives children the opportunity        for your children. Our head teachers have
                                                                                                                  The DAC has a gym which is located in the
to build self-esteem.                                 hands-on experience working with preschool-
                                                                                                                  same building as Newberry Child Care. This
                                                      age children and choose to work in the child
                                                                                                                  7,000 sq. ft. gym is reserved exclusively for the
Newberry Child Care’s preschool program is a          care field simply for their love of children. In
                                                                                                                  preschool class several times a week and gives
child-centered environment that embraces the          addition, our teachers also have current
                                                                                                                  children a change of pace and the room to run
concept of the whole child. Our activities            certifications in First Aid and CPR and
                                                                                                                  and play. Games and large-scale activities take
stimulate your child’s intellectual and physical      continually further their knowledge. Reference
                                                                                                                  place in this gym.
development and foster social and emotional           and criminal background checks have been run
growth.We encourage children to think, reason,        on every preschool staff member.
question and experiment. Preschoolers are                                                                         Exercise, Swimming
exposed to sound health, safety and nutritional       Security                                                    Our swimming pools and dance studio are on-
practices and develop an awareness of and             All parents and visitors to Newberry Child Care             site. Newberry Child Care has custom-
involvement in the community.                         are required to enter through the Downtown                  designed classes for our preschoolers.
                                                      Athletic Club. Upon enrollment, parents will
Separate Preschool Classes                            be issued a Newberry I.D. Card that must be                 Library Visits
Every child grows and develops at a different rate.   shown at a DAC reception desk upon entrance.                On Wednesday mornings, our preschool
To accommodate this, Newberry Child Care has                                                                      classes visit the Eugene Public Library for
two separate preschool classes: Preschool for ages    Enrollment                                                  storytime and library exposure.
2 1/2 to 3 1/2 and Pre-K for ages 3 1/2 to 6.         All enrollment paperwork, including immunization
Each class stimulates your child’s intellectual,      forms, must be filled out prior to your child’s first
social and emotional development.                     day of school. If the preschool is filled to capacity,
                                                      a waiting list will be established. DAC members
                                                      are have first priority for available spaces.