Welcome to Pre-K 4S


Welcome to St. Helena Preschool.  We look forward to working with you and your children this year!

***If there is a Two Hour Delay then drop off for Pre-K students is 9:45am. ***

Tiger Time begins at 8:00am. This is the earliest that you can drop your child off at the Pre-K classroom. The cost is $8.00 per day. There is no charge if the child will be attending CARES or Early Birds that day.

Weather permitting, we will go outside every day!  Please dress your child according to the day’s weather. Even if it is raining we may have to walk over to the “Big School” for an activity such as Library, Gym or Music.

Please also check the Saint Helena School website for continued updates to the calendar.


Lead: Mr. Smith email: ssmith@sainthelenaschool.org

Aide: Mrs. Dare email: bdare@sainthelenaschool.org

Homeroom Parents

Mrs. Crawford – rcrawford0322@gmail.com

Mrs. Lonergan – lalonergan08@gmail.com


Please send lunch money into school inside an envelope and place it in your child’s classroom folder.

DO NOT put it in your child’s backpack. We do not check the backpacks for lunch money.

Monday – Hoagie  $5.00 / Cheesesteak  $5.50

Tuesday – Chicken Sandwich $5.25

Wednesday – Cheeseburger  $7.00

Thursday – Chicken Nuggets $5.25

Friday – Pizza $2.50


                              Week of March 3, 2024

.Welcome to our sixth theme: Growing Up Healthy

In this unit, the children will learn about their bodies and how to take care of them.

Objective for this week: My Senses

Big Idea: The five senses help me explore the world.

Social-Emotional: Self-Awareness

Alphabet Recognition: Tt

Theme Words: hear, see, senses, sight, smell, sound, taste, touch

Sign Language: I Love You, focus

Math Words: oval, rectangle, rhombus

Science Words: feel, sound

Story Words: answers, aware, leafy, pine, questions, tongue

Our letter of the week is: Tt

Our Personality of the Week is: Emelia Rost

Our Family of the Week is: The Staniszewski Family

Clue & Tell this week: Annabelle & Gabriella

In your child’s folder is their ABC Journal.  If you have time during the week, you can help your child practice writing the letter of the week *Tt* of words that begin with the letter of the week.

You can send the journal back to school in their folder.  The children will then share their work with their classmates.

The children will learn to write their first name on their papers. We will discuss the rules of the classroom and how to treat each other and learn about good manners.  We learn how to bless ourselves and say the Our Father, the Hail Mary and Grace Before Meals.  We will also learn the Pledge of Allegiance, Star Spangled Banner and Grand Old Flag.  We will discuss the days of the week and the months of the year.  We will discuss the weather and learn what a thermometer is and what causes the mercury to move up and down the thermometer!

In centers this week we will practice writing the letter – Tt

In Math this week the children will make patterns with shapes.

In Science this week the children will match objects to pictures of their sense organ.

In Religion this week we will talk about how seeds are good.

Our sight word reader is: 

Our sight words to date are

To assist your children, you could create flash cards with our sight words on them for home.

They will come home with a copy of the Sight Word Reader on Fridays. Please have your child read this book to you. They can use these books to build their own library of Sight Word Readers!!

Books we will read this week: Tilly Turtle Came to Tea, Tasting, Look-Listen & Learn, See, My Five Senses, Hear, Five For a Little One, Good Food, A Perfect Day, Shapes of Things

Calendar Dates To Remember:

Friday March 1: 11:30am Dismissal for Faculty Meeting

Thursday March 14: 11:30am Dismissal for Confirmation

Wednesday March 27: 11:30 Dismissal to begin Easter Break

Tuesday April 2: SHS Classes Resume


Class List – 19 students

Annabelle Baker

Gabriella Bocchino

Isla Cabrey

Rylee Carfi

Ryan Crawford

Madeline Donahue

Charles Duffy

Alessia Filippone

Mila Grewal

Brennan Incitti

Connor Laurinaitis

Tristan Lonergan

Gianna Marchese

Whitney Reichert

Emelia Rost

Vienna Sclafani

Joey Shacklett

Emma Staniszewski

Christopher Whitney