School Calendar 2017-2018       (other events may be added)

August 29th                Open House               5:30-6:15

September 6th          Welcome to the first day of Preschool!

September 14th        Family Night- Ice Cream Social   6-7  PM

September 21st         Meet and Greet for parents at drop-off

September 27th         Radar Farm Field Trip   all classes together in the AM

September 28th        Picture Day!

October 9th              No school

October 19th            Meet and Greet for parents at drop-off

October 25th            Cookie fundraiser begins

October 26th            Fall party

November 1st          cookie orders due back

November 2nd         Progress Reports

November 9th          Thrivent information meeting  6:00

November 9th          Meet and greet for parents at drop-off

November 16th        Grandparents Day!

November 22nd -24th      No school

December 7th           Cookie orders ready for pick-up

December 14th         Meet and greet for parents at drop-off

December 21st          Christmas Party and Program

December 25th – January 8th           Christmas break        no school   

You will be notified if there are any calendar changes. On days when Unit 5 is scheduled to start one hour late due to teacher meetings, Shining Lights preschool will start at the regular time. Shining Lights Preschool will be closed anytime Unit 5 Schools are closed or delayed due to adverse weather conditions. If you hear Unit 5 is closed due to adverse weather conditions, then we will be closed. Shining Lights Preschool will contact WJBC (1230 AM) and NBC 25/HOI-19. You may also find the school closing information on these websites: and Shining Lights Preschool will also notify you by email about a cancellation unless there is a power failure.