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  • 08-May-2018
    Mandatory Membership Meeting
    Please join us for the mandatory membership meeting. Where: First Christi..
  • 16-May-2018
    Make-up Registration Day
    Date: Wednesday, May 16, 2018 Time: 6:00-8:00 p.m. Location: CPC ..
  • 18-May-2018
    Babysitting Night @ CPC
    May child care is set for Friday, 5/18 from 5-8pm. We ask that only currently enrolled chil..
  • 19-May-2018
    Ice Cream Social
    11:30am to 2:30pm Please join us at Creative Play Center for our annual ice cream ..
  • 25-May-2018
    Last Day of School
    2017-2018 school year is over. See you in the fall!..

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Why Co-op?

What is a co-op?

A co-op provides parents an opportunity to actively participate in their child’s personal growth.  Co-ops are generally non-profit, nondiscriminatory organizations, owned, maintained and administered by the parents of the children enrolled. The teachers employed by the school provide professional educational leadership, while a volunteer parent board guides the school’s management.

Why choose a co-op?

Co-op participation can be highly rewarding.  It creates a strong sense of community, provides the parent with an understanding of early childhood development, and most importantly gives you a valuable connection with your child.  Co-ops provide a way for parents to be totally involved in their child’s education.  Parents see firsthand on a regular basis how their child interacts with his or her teacher and playmates.  Parents benefit from the supportive relationships with other parents who share similar goals for their child’s preschool experience.   Co-op preschools are founded on the principle that the best education will result from an active partnership among parents, teachers, and children.  All of this comes with a commitment of time and energy.  If you are ready to teach, play, clean, prepare food, fund raise and take responsibility for the school, then you are ready to join a co-op preschool.